Kitchee Defeat South China to Reach Hong Kong FA Cup Semi-Finals

Kitchee FC defeated arch rivals South China in a hotly contested match to reach the semi-finals of the Hong Kong FA Cup. The two sides were deadlocked for 120 minutes so penalties were the only method to separate the two. Christian Annan, Jorge Tarres and Diego Cascon all slotted in for Kitchee to ease them […]

Guangzhou R&F hammer Henan Jianye

Abderazzak Hamdallah and Davi both scored one from the spot and one from open play as their Guangzhou R&F side dispatched Henan Jianye without needing to reach top gear. Two first half penalties, the second dubious, knocked the stuffing out of Henan and the blue and whites relaxed the tempo in the second period. CHINESE […]

Yan Junling inspires East Asia victory over Changchun

Shanghai East Asia returned to winning ways against Changchun Yatai at Shanghai Stadium on Saturday afternoon, thanks to a 6th minute strike from Wang Jiayu. The game was far from a straightforward affair for the home side, however, and Changchun will be left cursing their luck, having failed to convert a succession of promising second-half opportunities […]

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. CHINESE SUPER LEAGUE ROUND 6 Tianjin Teda 2 Wang Xinxin 17′, Zhou Haibin 52′ Guangzhou Evergrande 5 Dong Xuesheng […]

North Terrace News & Preview: Shanghai Shenhua v Dalian Aerbin

Sunday evening sees two sides looking to bounce back from late-game disappointments last round. Will Shenhua get a first win of the second Batista era when Dalian Aerbin come to Hongkou? Club News Sergio Batista has wasted little time re-organizing the backroom staff at Shenhua following his re-appointment, with the former Argentina manager bringing in […]

Xujiahui News and Preview: Shanghai East Asia v Changchun Yatai

Shanghai East Asia will look to put all memory of last week’s disappointing loss to Henan behind them on Saturday, as Changchun Yatai visit Shanghai Stadium. With league leaders Guangzhou and second-placed Beijing both playing on Friday evening, East Asia undoubtedly must secure three points in order to remain within touching distance of the top. […]