WEF Exclusive: Darko Matic on Guoan’s form, support in China and the teams to beat in 2013

Beijing Guoan have stuttered following a great start to 2013, as a squad with some great quality has struggled with a hefty fixture pile up so early in the season. As ever, talismanic Bosnian defensive midfielder Darko Matic has been an integral part of Guoan’s successes in this difficult stage of the Chinese Super League […]

WEF Exclusive: Rafa Jorda on Guizhou Renhe talent and their hopes for 2013

Rafa Jordá moved to China in 2012 from Levante UD off the back of spells at established Spanish sides Alicante and Numancia, winning the Segunda Division with the latter. At Guizhou Renhe, alongside fellow countryman Nano, he helped his side to the Chinese FA Cup final and Asia Champions League qualification for the first time […]

Camacho talks about future of Chinese football & his relationship with Lippi

Despite having a number of things on his mind, not the least picking the upcoming national team line-up, Jose Antonio Camacho sat down with The Beijing News on Monday and answered a number of questions about his time in charge of the national team, what he’s done, and China’s future. His comments about China making it […]

Netto, Ryan Griffiths, Cuadrado and Rostyn Griffiths take the China interview!

What is your impression of China? Can you use chop sticks? Do you speak Chinese? For too long the foreign football player in China has been subject to the same questions from interviewers and we at Wild East Football intend to remedy this situation by asking four players the questions that you the readers need […]

WEF Exclusive: Estonia International Taavi Rähn on life in China

Rarely do Wild East Football get the chance to cover lower than the Chinese Super League but when the opportunity presents itself to speak not only to a player in China League One but an international to boot, it’s too good to miss. Estonia international capped 70 times, Taavi Rähn is a unique footballer; nine […]