• Eastern fans’ bizarre absence from Guangzhou threatens Asian Champions League integrity wp.me/p2uz9r-6fT #csl
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  • CCTV-5 only have rights to show two CSL matches per round this year. LeTV reported to be abandoning exclusive online broadcast rights.
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  • Last minute drama as Ramires snatches Jiangsu win in South Korea wp.me/p2uz9r-6fS #csl
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  • CSL clubs will be able to register 27 domestic players in their squads this season, up from 25 last year.
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Gao Di at the double as Shenhua sink Shenxin in Shanghai derby

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Debut Batalla goal helps Beijing past Changchun

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Damjanovic squanders chance to seal victory for Jiangsu

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New arrivals on target as Evergrande open with a win

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North Terrace News & Preview: Shanghai Shenxin v Shanghai Shenhua

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Junior Urso strike rescues poor Luneng

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