Guangzhou R&F travel to the Shanghai suburbs to take on Shenxin with both sides looking to get their first win of the 2014 China Super League season. Club News Both Jiang Ning and Larsen should be fit for selection after missing the opening two games of the season with injuries. The club still state ACL […]

Gao Lin stars as Evergrande edge past Jeonbuk

For the second time in the space of just a few days, Gao Lin was the hero for Guangzhou Evergrande, grabbing a brace in a contentious 3-1 victory over Jeonbuk Motors at Tianhe Stadium. AFC CHAMPIONS LEAGUE ROUND 3 Guangzhou Evergrande 3 Gao Lin 18′ 21′, Liao Lisheng 61′ Jeonbuk Motors 1 Lee Dong-Gook 39′ […]

Ten-man Pohang Battle Back For Draw Against Shandong

Shandong Luneng squandered a two goal lead away to ten-man Pohang Steelers after scoring two penalties dispatched by in-form striker Vagner Love in a group E Asian Champions League match. ASIAN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE GROUP E MATCHDAY 3 Pohang Steelers 2   Kim Tae Soo 32′ Kim Seungdae 78′ Shandong Luneng 2   Vagner Love 13′ (pen), 23′ […]

Third time lucky? ACL preview: Evergrande vs Jeonbuk

When Guangzhou Evergrande’s players take up their positions on the Tianhe sod this evening, they will be facing an Korean opponent becoming almost as familiar to them as any of their CSL rivals. For an improbable third consecutive year, Jeonbuk Motors have been drawn into the same Champions League group as the Chinese top dogs, […]

R&F fail to take their chances against physical Liaoning

CHINESE SUPER LEAGUE ROUND 2 Guangzhou R&F 0 Liaoning 0 Guangzhou R&F and Liaoning played out a 0-0 draw at Yuexiushan in what was a more exciting game than the scoreline suggests. Jin Taiyan missed Liaoning’s best chance but had any of the four chances which fell to R&F’s captain Zhang Yaokun dropped to a […]

Derby destruction for Shenxin as Shanghai East Asia hit five

Shanghai East Asia secured their first 3 points of the season with a resounding 5-1 win at home against city rivals Shanghai Shenxin. CHINESE SUPER LEAGUE ROUND 2 Shanghai East Asia 5 Lü Wenjun 36′, Wu Lei (PK) 45’+1, T. Hysen 69′, 87′, Wang Jiajie 90’+1 Shanghai Shenxin 1 Kieza 9′ After going behind courtesy […]