Wilson: Batista must go to let new Shenhua become CSL asset

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It speaks volumes about Shanghai Shenhua that at the same time local headlines suggest the team’s head coach is to be offered a new two-year contract, large sections of the club’s support are calling for that coach’s head.…

North Terrace News: Bowing Out for 2014

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Fresh from their cup elimination, Shanghai Shenhua face their final home fixture of 2014, with Tianjin Teda coming to town.

North Terrace News: Shenhua in Nanjing Double-Header

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Following a week’s break to recover from their CFA cup semi-final first-leg collapse, a Shenhua side with little realistic hope of anything to play for head to Nanjing twice in a week to face-off again with Jiangsu Sainty in both league and cup.

Cheng: Zhou Liang scandal shows line always moving when it comes to regionalism in China

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PPTV commentator Zhou Liang had to issue a public apology and was removed from his position after using the deragatory term “subei gou” (northern Jiangsu dogs) when going through Jiangsu’s lineup before the Chinese FA Cup semifinal last week (here’s the full incident).…

North Terrace News: Shenhua’s Season Ends Early

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Shanghai Shenhua head into the international break off the back of what is essentially a season-ending week: all but out of the cup, all but guaranteed to stay up.

North Terrace News: Up For the Cup

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Shanghai Shenhua finall have the chance to shift their focus away from a series of dead-rubbers in the league, and welcome Yangtze Delta rivals Jiangsu Sainty to Hongkou for the first leg of this season’s CFA Cup semi-finals.

North Terrace News: Dress Rehearsal in Jinan?

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After snapping out of a poor run of form, Shenhua tune up for next week’s cup semi-final first leg with a trip to their potential final opponents.

North Terrace News: Tuning up for the Cup?

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Shanghai Shenhua continue their late-season dead-rubber run-in with a Hongkou visit of Guizhou Renhe this Saturday. With the side’s form having tailed off alarmingly of late, can the boys in blue lay down a marker in their last home run-out ahead of the cup semis?

North Terrace News: Stumbling to Safety

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Having completed another undefeated series of Shanghai Derby matches, the remaining 2014 CSL season holds little interest for Shanghai Shenhua.

Why the Shanghai derby is back with a vengeance

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Following an unexpectedly intense derby between Shanghai Shenhua and Shanghai East Asia, WEF’s Cameron Wilson takes an in-depth look at the big changes in the Shanghai football landscape this year and how the fixture’s influence may spread beyond the city itself.