CFA Cup final: Evergrande recover to share first leg spoils with Guizhou

Guizhou Renhe 1-1 Guangzhou Evergrande CFA Cup Final 1st leg Rafa 10; Barrios 49 Marcello Lippi’s Guangzhou Evergrande side took a step closer to securing a domestic double on Saturday with a 1-1 away draw at Guizhou Renhe in the first-leg of the Chinese FA Cup final 2012, despite finishing the match with just 10-men. […]

Evergrande report: Foreign stars revolt as 2013 plans begin take shape

With Guangzhou Evergrande crowned champions of the Chinese Super League 2012, takes a look at the latest news surrounding the club as preparations commence in earnest for next season’s second-attempt at continental glory.   Foreign Players – A mass exodus and two big names from Europe It has been widely accepted for some time that […]

Guangzhou and Guizhou to compete for CFA Cup title

The CFA Cup’s final has been settled and it will be a two leg affair between Guangzhou Evergrande and Guizhou Renhe. Both teams were on the road today and both played to 2-2 draws in very exciting, competitive matches. Guizhou Renhe travelled to Jinan this afternoon to take on Shandong Luneng and the 2-2 draw […]

Shandong have upper hand after getting away goal in 1-1 draw

Shandong was able to score a crucial away goal, while Guizhou couldn’t capitalize on a late penalty kick as the two sides drew 1-1 in the first leg of the CFA Cup Semifinals. A good crowd braved the midweek start and the rain in Guiyang last night. The fans’ flares and the rain mixed to […]

First leg victory for Evergrande at home, but Barrios suffers injury

On the back of a Zhao Xuri goal, Guangzhou Evergrande defeated Liaoning Whowin 1-0 at home in the first leg of the CFA Cup Semifinals. Evergrande manager Marcello Lippi appeared to be sporting a new outfit for the first time on the sidelines in China, perhaps to go with the “new” side he put out, […]