League One Round 29 Wrap: Hebei on cusp of CSL, Yanbian win title and Jiangxi relegated in heartbreaking style

There was celebration and heartache in the penultimate weekend of the League One season. Hebei CFFC are just one point away from the Super League after a win in Guizhou. However, their recent run is not without controversy and Dalian Aerbin remain in the chase with victory in Hohhot. There was jubilation in Yanbian where a second […]

League One Round 29 Preview: Yanbian can win title and Hebei can gain promotion as controversy surrounds Xinjiang’s Danalache

The penultimate weekend of the League One season is upon us and there’s still plenty to play for in the second tier. Yanbian Changbaishan can add the league title to their promotion with a win and Hebei CFFC could join them in the Super League if results go their way. At the bottom, both Jiangxi […]

League One Round 28 Wrap: Yanbian win promotion with difficult draw in Wuhan; Hebei and Dalian both win

League One returned after a three week absence, and there was only one story in town as Yanbian Changbaishan earned promotion to the Super League. It wasn’t easy, though as Wuhan Zall put up a fight in a 0-0 draw. Elsewhere, Hebei CFFC and Dalian Aerbin both won, meaning the former keeps the advantage in […]

Jubilation, frustration and despair in the north-east: Yanbian promoted to CSL one year after being relegated to 3rd tier

The north-eastern Super League clubs once again failed to make an impact last weekend with both Changchun and Liaoning failing to pick up three-points. Yanbian stuck to the script by securing promotion in Wuhan while Dalian Aerbin comfortably beat Qingdao Hainiu at home. Depressing scenes played out in Harbin as the fans showed their disappointment in […]

League One Round 28 Preview: Draw in Wuhan will see Yanbian promoted as Hebei face tough trip to Xinjiang

After a three week absence during which China took a step closer to World Cup oblivion, League One returns to action for what will be a pivotal weekend. Yanbian Changbaishan can secure promotion with a point against Wuhan Zall, while Hebei CFFC and Dalian Aerbin’s battle for second continues with matches against Xinjiang and Qingdao […]