Confident Evergrande cut Marinos adrift to secure progression


Reigning champions Guangzhou Evergrande took a major step in the defence of their AFC Champions League title on Tuesday night with a 2-1 victory over Yokohama F Marinos far more comfortable than the scoreline may suggest.…

ACL Matchday 6 Preview: It’s all up for grabs now


The final matchday of the Asian Champions League is upon us and three of the four Chinese sides still have a chance to go through.…

Understength Evergrande see off Shenhua challenge


Despite Shanghai Shenhua’s recent Batista-inspired resurgence there were to be no surprises at Tianhe Stadium this weekend, as last season’s 2-1 win was replicated by a Guangzhou Evergrande side absent several usual starters.…

WEARE CANTON (feat. North Terrace) News & Preview: Evergrande vs Shenhua


Fresh from their third loss of the season away to Melbourne Victory midweek, Guangzhou Evergrande this evening host a Shanghai Shenhua side revitalised by the return of Sergio Bastita to the dugout.

Victory defeat Evergrande to set up thriller Group G climax


Guangzhou Evergrande stumbled to a third defeat in six matches as Melbourne Victory made up for their second half collapse at Tianhe Stadium seven weeks ago with two unanswered goals.…

Gao Lin helps Evergrande sink 10-man Tianjin


A Gao Lin double helped Guangzhou Evergrande to a convincing 5-2 away victory over Tianjin Teda on Friday night, in a match that in which the champions twice saw their lead pegged back by the hosts.…

Atkins: Liu Jian, forged contracts and Chinese justice


There has been a lot to celebrate in Chinese football over the past few seasons and, here at Wild East Football, we have been committed to bringing those improvements to the attention of a wider audience.…

WEARE CANTON News & Preview: Tianjin v Evergrande


Guangzhou Evergrande’s second away game of the season is a repeat of the only fixture they lost in the 2013 Chinese Super League: a trip to the Olympic Center Stadium to face Tianjin Teda.

Newcastle United drawn with Asian champions Guangzhou Evergrande at HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens


Top EPL sides will take on the best in China as Newcastle United face Asian champions Guangzhou Evergrande, HKFA U-23 and hosts Hong Kong Football Club in Group A of next month’s HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens, which will be held from May 23-25.…

Elkeson shines again as Evergrande overcome Aerbin


After a string of subdued performances, Guangzhou returned to their high-scoring ways against Dalian Aerbin, though the result itself was in the balance right up until injury time.…