Elkeson returns to form as Evergrande enjoy Jiangsu away day

Guangzhou Evergrande returned to winning ways on Friday evening with a 2-0 away victory over Jiangsu Sainty in Nanjing, in a game that marked a return to form for striker Elkeson in front of a terrific 52,000 crowd. CHINESE SUPER LEAGUE ROUND 4 Jiangsu Sainty 0 Guangzhou Evergrande 2 Elkeson 27′, Rene Junior 43′ While […]

Guangzhou R&F Swamp Hangzhou Greentown

R&F put six goals past Hangzhou to ensure that the match will be remembered as much for Abderazzak Hamdallah’s ten minute hat-trick as the state of the pitch. Undaunted by the swamp like nature of the playing surface Hangzhou started brightly and didn’t deserve to lose by four goals but were undone by two soft […]

Luckless Shenhua draw blank with Henan

A limited Henan side escaped with a point, while a more coherent Shanghai Shenhua could consider themselves unlucky to draw another blank at home. CHINESE SUPER LEAGUE ROUND 4  Shanghai Shenhua 0  Henan Jianye 0  An uneasy truce seems to be rising between the Hongkou faithful and new club owners Greenland, as the latter promise […]

Xinjiang beat Guangdong to seal maiden China League One win

Xinjiang Tiashan Leopard FC  registered their first victory in China League One thanks to a second half goal from Xinjiang native Bari Mamatil and the backing of a huge away support. Hosts Guangdong Sunray Cave lacked inspiration but still had several chances to equalise with Mahama Awal guilty of missing the two best opportunities. CHINA […]

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. The game was a close affair throughout, and the visitors will certainly be frustrated not to at […]

Yuexiushan News and Preview: R&F v Hangzhou

Guangzhou R&F look to extend their unbeaten start to the season on Sunday afternoon when Hangzhou Greentown visit Yuexiushan. Club News In a wide ranging interview with the Nanfang Daily, club vice chairman Lu Yi admitted that he had no knowledge of football before he was thrust into his current role when R&F properties bought […]