Attending a Guangdong Sunray Cave Match: A First Time Visitor’s Guide

Can’t get tickets to watch CSL and ACL champions Guangzhou Evergrande? Not interested in Guangzhou R&F’s attempt to qualify for the ACL for the first time? Then give watching China League One side Guangdong Sunray Cave a try. Read on for ‘s guide. Guangdong Sunray Cave have played in many stadiums across Guangzhou, Dongguan and Foshan in […]

Controversy in Shenzhen mars opening of FA Cup 3rd Round

Yesterday was full of action and close calls for Chinese Super League sides as they entered the CFA Cup, but it was all overshadowed by events in Shenzhen. The Shenzhen Ruby players, claiming to have not been paid for most of 2014, came out with a protest banner during warm ups and stood with their […]

2014 China League One Season Preview

The 2014 China League One season kicked off last weekend with two more teams looking to reach the Chinese Super League and follow in the footsteps of last season’s champions Henan Jianye and runners up Harbin Yiteng. The likes of Guangzhou Evergrande, Jiangsu Sainty, Dalian Aerbin and Liaoning Whowin have passed through the league in […]

Guangzhou R&F beat AIK in final warm-up match

Guangzhou R&F 1 – 0 AIK Solna China Europe Cup Lu Lin ’80 A second half free kick from substitute Lu Lin gave Guangzhou R&F victory in the China Europe Cup on Saturday, clinching a 1-0 victory over 2013 Allsvenskan runners-up AIK. Held in Shenzhen’s Bao’an Stadium it was an open game in which both […]

“Promotion is easier than avoiding relegation” China League One fans Preview 2014

Even to seasoned correspondents, the lower reaches of the Chinese football league system can have an air of mystery about them. With the China League One  season kicking off on March 15, Wild East Football  delves into this under publicized division with what is most likely a first on the English internet – an interview […]