Anelka: “Shenhua doesn’t trust me” – exclusive translation

Yesterday Shenhua were in the international news headlines yet again, when Anelka threatened to leave Shenhua, ostensibly over the imminent arrival of former Argentina manager Sergio Batista. News outlets quoted a Xinmin Evening News report published on Monday May 21, in which Anelka complained of a lack of support from the club, and of “games” […]

Joel Griffiths Talks about Joining Shenhua, His Time in Beijing, and Nicolas Anelka

Shanghai Shenhua’s Joel Griffiths recently sat down with a reporter from Eastday Sports to discuss a variety of topics.  Not surprisingly, his new teammate Nicolas Anelka and Griff’s move from Beijing to Shanghai were at the center of the conversation.  Many Guoan faithful are very upset about the move, they were always vocal in their […]

WEF Exclusive: An Interview with Joel Griffiths

Since coming to Beijing in 2009, the Australian import Joel Griffiths has been an important part of Guoan’s offense, with 27 goals in 76 matches, including an impressive 10 goals this season.  Over the past two season he has played in every match but four, a major feat, and has become a true fan favorite […]