Shenhua or SIPG? Choose one

From following the English Premier League to the Chinese Super League. This is a first hand account of one expat football fan’s experience following Shanghai SIPG. It all started when I heard about a Shanghai SIPG supporters club that was offering season tickets for just 500 RMB, I couldn’t believe what great value it was […]

Pub Talk: Military parade impacts CSL, Shanghai Derby look back

A busy week once again in the pub. Shanghai Ultra is still recovering after a raucous pair of Shanghai Derby’s back-to-back, whilst Bcheng regrets an event of enormous pomposity which prevents him watching Guoan for a while. What else lies in store apart from that? Read on to find out. BC: We’re back in the […]

Xujiahui News: SIPG on course with Shanghai derby victory

As the dust – and torrential rain – settles following the latest instalment in the increasingly rancorous Shanghai derby; both SIPG and Shenhua fans step bleary-eyed into the cold light of day, hangovers all but dissipated into the humid late-Summer’s air of China’s most-populous city. While both camps will have differing reasons for their self-imposed headaches; […]

Shenhua win “Divine Epic” Shanghai Derby over SIPG in CFA Cup

In an all-time classic Chinese football match which will be rememebered for years to come, Shenhua knocked out SIPG FC in with a penalty shootout victory following a thrilling 3-3 draw on Wednesday A plethora of spectacular goals, a capacity crowd, racous derby atmosphere, a late equalizer and a thrilling knock-out conclusion to the game […]

North Terrace News: Cup derby revenge for Shenhua?

It’s here. Hongkou this week plays host to two critical derby fixtures, with Shenhua looking to serve revenge on their high-flying cross-town junior siblings — first up is the pick of the CFA Cup quarter finals. Last Time Out: Shenhua Tie in Tianhe Saturday evening’s game between four-time champions Guangzhou Evergrande and Shenhua was a […]