Hangzhou ease to derby victory at toxic Shenhua

CHINESE SUPER LEAGUE ROUND 2 Shanghai Shenhua 1 Xu Liang 45′ Hangzhou Greentown 3 D. Angan 26′ 30′ Gilberto Macena 69′ A toxic atmosphere at Hongkou Stadium set the scene for a comfortable Hangzhou victory in a Yangtze Delta Derby, with an uninspired Shenhua never looking dangerous once Davy Claude Angan put the visitors in […]

Ten man Harbin fall to understrength Evergrande

Guangzhou Evergrande 4 – 1 Harbin Yiteng Chinese Super League Round 2 Rene Junior 44′, Gao Lin 70′, Huang Bowen 81′, Alessandro Diamanti 87′; Han Deming 45′ They kept level with the champions for well over an hour, but going a goal and man down in the space of two minutes was too much for […]

Jia’s corner gives newly promoted Hebei a point in Guangdong

CHINA LEAGUE ONE ROUND 1 Guangdong Sunray Cave 2 Lu Yang (OG)24′, Mahama Awal 59′ Hebei Zhongji Andres Marquez 60′, Jia Xiaochen 78′ Attendance: 1,668 Jia Xiaochen scored directly from a corner as underdogs Hebei Zhongji recovered from 2-0 down away from home to earn their first point in China League One. The opening game […]

Xujiahui News & Preview: Shanghai East Asia vs. Shanghai Shenxin

Shanghai East Asia’s second game of the new campaign takes place at Shanghai Stadium this Sunday against neighbours Shanghai Shenxin. Will their first home game of the season coincide with their first 3 points? Club News With a clean bill of health all round Xi Zhikang will have a pleasant selection headache this weekend. The […]

Yuexiushan News and Preview: R&F v Liaoning

Guangzhou R&F almost got their season off to a flying start in Tianjin but a last minute equaliser meant the hosts escaped with a draw. Can the Cantonese side bounce back from the disappointment or will Liaoning inflict more northern pain on them? Club News Jiang Ning is still out injured after picking up a […]

WEARE CANTON News & Preview: Evergrande vs Harbin

Guangzhou Evergrande’s opening run of three consecutive home games against lesser CSL clubs continues as they this week welcome the other promoted side, Harbin Yiteng. Club News Against Yokohama F-Marinos on Wednesday evening, there were first appearances of the season for Feng Xiaoting and, as a substitute, Zhao Xuri. Muriqui and Zeng Cheng also returned […]