Cheng: New levels of insanity as Tianjin breaks bank for Sun Ke

Last week,Tianjin Teda signed midfielder Sun Ke from Jiangsu Sainty for RMB66 million, blowing away the previous transfer record of RMB50 million for Yu Hai. Despite Sun previously stating that he’d be more willing to be a bench player on Jiangsu than start elsewhere, it seems in the face of such a major offer, money […]

Guangzhou R&F beat Jiangsu in frantic finish at Yuexiushan

Eleilson’s own goal gave Guangzhou R&F a 2-0 lead with half an hour left but Jiangsu’s Brazilian centre back went from zero to hero with a 95th minute equaliser before immediately going back to zero as part of a defence that allowed Wang Xiaolong and Abderazzak Hamdallah to claw back the three points for the […]

Yuexiushan News and Preview: R&F v Jiangsu

Domestic football has returned and after the appetiser of the CFA Cup in midweek, the main course of CSL action resumes on Saturday. Both Guangzhou R&F and Jiangsu Sainty had strong starts to the season and only a few points separate the pair; will either be caught cold on the restart? Club News Guangzhou R&F […]

Damjanovic squanders chance to seal victory for Jiangsu

CHINESE SUPER LEAGUE ROUND 1 Jiangsu Sainty 0 Guizhou Renhe 0 High-profile signing Dejan Damjanovic missed a golden chance late in the game in Nanjing, as Guizhou Renhe managed to escape with a point against a much improved Jiangsu Sainty side. Having gained a reputation for dull, uninspiring play, Jiangsu took the field in a […]

China falls ass backwards into Asian Cup

ASIAN CUP QUALIFYING GROUP C Iraq 3 Younis Mahmood 22, 42 Adi Adnan 58 China 1 Zhang Xizhe (pk) 73 Despite an embarrassing 3-1 defeat against Iraq, China will take part in next year’s Asian Cup thanks to qualifying as the best third place team. Even though China started the match with a six goal […]