Going to Gongti: A view from the away end

R&F at Gongti

Your WEF correspondent travelled to Beijing to watch Guoan host Guangzhou R&F and here relates what fans in the away end at Gongti can expect as well as some experiences more unique to following R&F.

Ross: Sven’s selections hurt R&F away at Beijing

Guoan v R&F

Guangzhou R&F succumbed to their first defeat of the season on Monday night when they lost 2-0 away to Beijing Guoan.

Doubly delicious for Guoan as R&F falls to first defeat


After recent struggles, Beijing Guoan returned to form with an important win against Guangzhou R&F with goals in the final minutes of each half, provided by Joffre Guerron and Shao Jiayi.…

Yuexiushan News and Preview: Beijing v R&F

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Will R&F continue their unbeaten start to the year? Will Beijing bounce back from their loss at Shanghai East Asia?

Mariners Sink Woeful Guoan

Central Coast v Beijing Guoan - AFC Champions League

Beijing Guoan’s recent dip in form continued tonight as the capital side went down 1-0 away to A-League outfit Central Coast Mariners in a rather drab Asian Champions league match.…

Shanghai East Asia see off Beijing Guoan to take top spot


Beijing Guoan ended a run of three straight wins and forfeited first place in the Super League on Friday evening, after a 70th minute goal from Tobias Hysen secured a well earned 1-0 win for Shanghai East Asia.…

Xujiahui News and Preview: Shanghai East Asia v Beijing Guoan

xujiahui preview

Beijing Guoan travel to Shanghai East Asia on Friday evening, in their second outing against a Shanghai side in the space of a week.

Guoan brush aside Shenhua to complete best-ever season start


Beijing Guoan easily overcome an insipid Shanghai Shenhua to win their third consecutive game in their best ever start to a season since professional football in China was launched in 1994.…

North Terrace News & Preview: Beijing Guoan v Shanghai Shenhua

view from the north terrace

Monday evening sees the first China Derby of 2014, with Guoan and Shenhua’s early seasons reflecting the diverging trajectories of the clubs in recent years.

Debut Batalla goal helps Beijing past Changchun



Beijing Guoan 1
Pablo Batalla 67′

Changchun Yatai 0

Beijing Guoan didn’t deliver the dominant performance fans were hoping for, but the side got the season off to a good start taking all three points at home against a weak Changchun Yatai.…