Xihu Insider: Greentown living dangerously ahead of Jiangnan derby and worryingly difficult end of season run in

Hangzhou v SIPG

With the best part of three months having passed since Huanglong last saw a ball kicked in anger and with the G20 juggernaut having finally left town, Greentown returned to Hangzhou with a lacklustre defeat against SIPG. After once again finding themselves in the midst of their yearly flirtation with the relegation trap door, Greentown will need […]

North Terrace News: Flying Shenhua out for cup revenge against Jiangsu

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Fresh from yet another big home win, Shenhua keep up their fight on league and cup fronts this week, with all eyes Wednesday on whether the home side can finally banish their cup demons against Jiangsu, before welcoming Liaoning on Saturday for a more straightforward CSL assignment. Fortress Hongkou Shanghai International Port Group; Jiangsu Suning; Hebei China Fortune; […]

North Terrace News: Shenhua and Jiangsu resume a familiary rivalry with it all to play for

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With an up-and-down week on the road ending on a high, Shanghai Shenhua welcome Jiangsu Suning to town with Asian Champions League qualification still a tantalising possibility, and looking to lay down a marker before once again locking horns at the business end of the CFA Cup. Saturday night at Hongkou sees the big match for CSL Round 21. […]

Jiangsu Smash Shanghai Shenxin In Fa Cup Fourth Round

On a rainy night holders Jiangsu Suning beat China League One side Shanghai Shenxin 3-0 in the fourth round of the China FA Cup 2016 China FA Cup Fourth Round Jiangsu Suning 3 Ramires ’47 Jo ’86 Wu Xi ’89 Shanghai Shenxin 0 Jiangsu came out fighting as Ramires just missed connect on to a […]

Guangzhou Evergrande stay top with victory over challengers Jiangsu

Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao F.C. beat Jiangsu Suning to stay in pole position as the season approaches the halfway point. Lots of excitement for the top of the table clash between reigning champions Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao F.C. and title hopefuls Jiangsu Suning. Jiangsu still had caretaker manager Tang Jing in charge but recently appointed manager Choi […]

North Terrace News: Early revenge for Shenhua at table-topping Jiangsu?

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Two of the three teams still undefeated at this early juncture come together at Nanjing Olympic Stadium on Saturday evening. Big-spending Jiangsu Sainty Suning have continued making headlines by topping the early table – can Gregorio Manzano’s work-in-progress Shenhua side trip up their local rivals and begin making amends for last season’s cup debacle? No way through for Shenhua […]

Dongbei focus: Super League teams fail to impress, Dalian sides bring home six points

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Not one point was won among the North-Eastern Super League teams this week so it fell to their League One counterparts to pick up the pieces as they kicked off their 2016 campaigns. The two Dalian sides secured full points in their opening games as they hit the ground running. Super League Jiangsu Suning 2-1 Yanbian Fude […]

FC Tokyo and Jiangsu Suning play to bore draw

Jiangsu Suning and FC Tokyo played to a dull draw in AFC Champions League on a cold night in Tokyo. AFC CHAMPIONS LEAGUE GROUP E FC Tokyo 0 Jiangsu Suning 0 A tight group saw the match begin with Jiangsu only one point above both Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors and FC Tokyo. Jiangsu started off their […]

Big spending pays off as Jiangsu Suning beat Shandong Luneng 3-0

Jiangsu Suning convincingly beat Shandong Luneng 3-0 with one goal coming from former Chelsea midfielder Ramires and a brace from 50 million Euro man Alex Teixeira. It was a high profile match in the first round as last year’s cup winners Jiangsu Suning faced off against last year’s third placed Shandong Luneng. Both sides started […]

Final CSL Transfer Update – Part 2: Last adjustments made as Hebei flash the cash

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With the Super League season about to kick off, WEF offers you its final transfer round-up of the season. Having looked at what teams who finished in last year’s top half got up to, it’s now time to look at how the rest of the CSL has been making its final preparations for the upcoming season. This […]