Dongbei Focus: Super league sides disappoint again, Yifang continue good form

Another disappointing week in the Super League for the north-eastern sides with only two of the teams managing to pick up a point in this round of matches. League One saw Yifang continue their good form while Transcendence faced a tough match against the nouveau riche league leaders.  Super League Liaoning Whowin 2-2 Tianjin Teda Liaoning […]

Dongbei focus: Super league sides fail to score; Dalian hosts first derby

The Dongbei Super League sides failed to score a single goal between them over the weekend with only Yanbian picking up a single point. In League One, Dalian hosted it’s first derby game of the season as Transcendence hosted Yifang. Super League Shanghai SIPG 4-0 Liaoning Whowin Liaoning were humiliated on Sunday afternoon after succumbing to […]

Dongbei Focus: Dalian sides host action but fail to deliver

The absence of Super League football this week meant that all the dongbei action was focused on League One and one city in particular, Dalian. Both of the city’s teams were at home over the weekend but neither of them were able to take advantage of playing on home soil. Dalian Transcendence 0-0 Wuhan Zall […]

League One Round 1 Wrap: Quanjian and Yifang win, Beijing teams held, Transcending in Shanghai

One week after the CSL’s big kick-off, a fashionably late League One has decided to show up for another season of twists and turns. And the opening weekend didn’t disappoint with some promotion favourites picking up key wins, but others struggling to find their feet. There was late drama in Wuhan, a shock in Shanghai, […]

CSL Season Preview: Can Yanbian keep the dream alive?

With their opening game less than 24 hour away, WEF takes a closer look at CSL new boys Yanbian Fude and whether we can expect another miraculous year from them in 2016. Believe in Miracles Yanbian’s 2015 was, to put it bluntly, unbelievable. The boys from the Korean Autonomous Prefecture did the unthinkable by cantering to […]