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Former Chelsea Star Oscar Sparks Mass Brawl In China

Oscar and Hulk were in the middle of a wild brawl during Sunday’s Chinese Super League clash between Shanghai SIPG and Guangzhou R&F.

Chinese Super League Witnesses A Surge In Coaching Staff Resignations

Within the past week, there have been four resignations of Chinese Super League (CSL) coaching staff.

Chinese FA Cracks Down On Soaring Transfer Fees To Place Costa Deal In Doubt

The CFA is going to curb the soaring transfer spendings, amid rumours that Diego Costa and Aubameyang could move to China on mega money deals

Guangzhou Evergrande Earn Fifth Straight Win In CSL

Defending champion Guangzhou Evergrande edged Changchun Yatai 1-0 in the 9th round of the Chinese Super League (CSL) in Changchun on Sunday, snatching its fifth straight victory in the league.

Ezequiel Lavezzi Apologises After Insulting Chinese People

Ezequiel Lavezzi apologized to Chinese people after a photograph of the star making face to mimic Chinese went viral on social media.

Why Rooney’s Move To Chinese Super League Can Be Blocked By Wife Coleen?

Wayne Rooney has been offered £1million a week to play in the Chinese Super League but his move can be blocked by wife Coleen.

Chelsea Striker Diego Costa May Not Play In China Next Season

Diego Costa said he might not leave Chelsea for China at the end of the season, Sky reported on Tuesday.

Chinese club Tianjin Quanjian Believe They Have Agreed A Stunning £75m Deal With Diego...

Tianjin Quanjian are confident that they have agreed a whooping £75million deal with Chelsea superstar Diego Costa.
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“I Like Where I Am, I Will Stay At Guangzhou Evergrande” :Paulinho

The 28-year-old Brazilian international is reportedly a summer transfer target for several clubs, including Barcelona and Bayern Munich.

Mesut Ozil Snubbed £100Million Move To China – Despite Chinese President Xi Jinping Being...

Arsenal star Ozil was offered a £100million to join CSL last year after becoming the favourite player of the Chinese president Xi Jinping.
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Hebei China Fortune Beat Guizhou Hengfeng 1-0 In Chinese Super League

Hebei China Fortune claimed their first win of the 2017 season, beating Guizhou Hengfeng Zhicheng 1-0 on Saturday.

Shandong Luneng Beat Changchun Yatai To Reach The Top With Three Consecutive Wins

After snatching three consecutive victories, Shandong climbed to the top of the standings in Chinese Super League.
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Defending Champions Guangzhou Evergrande Fight Hard To Beat Shanghai SIPG 3-2 In CSL

Defending champions Guangzhou Evergrande struggled hard at home to beat Shanghai SIPG 3-2 in the third round of the Chinese Super League.

Huge Fire Breaks Out At Chinese Super League Club Shanghai Shenhua’s Hongkou Football Stadium

The home ground of Chinese Super League club Shanghai Shenhua caught fire on Tuesday.
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Brazil Star Paulinho Calls For Mental Strength Ahead Of World Cup Qualifiers

Guangzhou Evergrande midfielder Paulinho said on Monday that Brazil will be content with a draw in their World Cup qualifier against Uruguay.

Shanghai Shenhua Player Fined £35,000 For Stamping On Axel Witsel During Chinese Super League...

China international player Qin Sheng has been punished by Shanghai Shenhua for deliberately stamping on Axel Witsel. He has been fined £35,000 relegated to Shanghai’s reserve team.

Luis Enrique Is All Praises For Barcelona’s Historic Win At Camp Nou

FC Barcelona Coach Luis Enrique stated "They were spectacular. We took a lot of risks but it was worthwhile."

CSL Giant Jiangsu Suning’s Owner Wants More Teams To Take Part In China’s Football...

More teams should be absorbed into China's football leagues with the aim of fostering talent and upgrading the level of the national teams.

Guangzhou Evergrande Beat Beijing Guaon Thanks To A Paulinho Double

Paulinho contributed two goals to Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao on Sunday, helping the defending champions edge Beijing Guoan 2-1.

40 Years Too Late.. But China Finally On The Right Path For Football Glory

China is finally making strides in their bid for football glory as the PRC is now tapping on the immense popularity of the game.
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China Names Beijing District ‘Experimental Zone’ To Find Young Talent

A Beijing district has been named an "experimental zone" for youth football as part of China's expanding efforts to improve infrastructure.

Leicester City Not On His Mind As Pellegrini Wants AFC Champions League

Manuel Pellegrini is hoping to help Chinese Super League (CSL) side Hebei China Fortune win a seat in the AFC Champions League in 2018, as the Chilean coach heads to Hebei for his first...

Axel Witsel’s Wife Puts Old Car On Sale for £3,000

International Star Axel Witsel is earning £294,000-a-week playing in China but his wife Rafaella Szabo is trying to sell her Ford Ka for £3,000.Witsel’s Instagram queen wants to sell their old banger for £3,000...

Argentine Legend Diego Maradona Set For Multi-Million Pound Move To China

Argentine legend Diego Maradona could accept a position as a national football advisor in China, according to the World Cup winner's lawyer.

Oscar Breaks Winter Transfer Record As Chinese Clubs End Massive Spending Spree

Oscar and Chengdong respectively broke transfer records for foreign and domestic players after the winter transfer window in CSL shut shop.

West Bromwich Albion All Set To Travel To China After 40 Years

After visiting China almost 40 years ago, one of England's top-flight clubs, West Bromwich Albion will travel to Shanghai this summer.

Chinese Super League 2017 Preview: Title Race Wide Open As Clubs Revamp Their...

The 2017 Chinese Super League (CSL) is set to kick off on Friday. With so many teams reinforcing their squads in the last transfer window, the title race may be more open this season.

Chelsea Willing To Part Ways With Diego Costa If Tianjin Quanjian Pay World Record...

Chelsea have told Tianjin Quanjian they will consider selling Diego Costa for a world-record £127 million fee this summer.

Alan Scores Winner, Guangzhou Evergrande Retains CFA Super Cup Title

Guangzhou Evergrande won its third Chinese Football Association (CFA) Super Cup title with a 1-0 victory over Jiangsu FC at the Chongqing Olympic Sports Center here on Saturday.Alan Douglas Borges de Carvalho, the runner-up...

Rooney To China: Man Utd Skipper’s Agent Heads To Far East To Finalise Mega-Money...

Manchester United superstar Rooney’s agent has now flown to China in order to make his client the highest paid player in the world.

Shandong Luneng Dismiss Fabregas Bid With Hilarious Response

Shandong Luneng have dismissed suggestions they are planning to lure Cesc Fabregas away from Chelsea with amazing response.

Pellegrini Determined To Guide Hebei China Fortune To AFC Champions League

Manuel Pellegrini is hoping to help Chinese Super League (CSL) side Hebei China Fortune win a seat in the AFC Champions League in 2018.

World’s Highest Paid Footballer Carlos Tevez Experiences Nightmare Debut After Shenhua Lose AFC Champions...

Chinese Super League's big spenders Shanghai Shenua were knocked out of the AFC Champions Cup despite boasting the presence of Carlos Tevez.

Has Hernanes Made A Move To The Chinese Super League?

Hebei China Fortune have signed Brazilian midfielder Hernanes from Juventus for 10 million euros on Monday.

Ashley Young To Leave Man Utd Before Deadline Day, Says Club Legend Rio Ferdinand

Rio Ferdinand is expecting Ashley Young to leave Manchester United on the transfer deadline day after struggling under Jose Mourinho.

Demba Ba And Michy Batshuayi Emerge As Key Targets For West Ham

West Ham co-chairman David Sullivan is looking to bring back Demba Ba to the club, with Chelsea's Michy Batshuayi also a target.

Watford Accept £20 Million Ighalo Bid From Chinese Side Changchun Yatai

Chinese Super League club Changchun Yatai have a £20 million bid accepted for Watford's Nigerian hitman Odion Ighalo.West Brom were unable to strike a deal for Ighalo earlier this month after failing to settle...

Ranieri’s Leicester Eyeing Shock Move For Jackson Martinez To Replace Slimani

Chinese Super League side Tianjin Quanjin have now turned their attention to sign Leicester City's Islam Slimani.

Is Oscar Looking For A New Career? Ex-Chelsea Star Stuns Shoppers As He Plays...

After his high-profile transfer move to China, Oscar has now proved that he is equally talented off the field in this surprising video.

‘India Will Become The Next Footballing Powerhouse’- Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger believes that India is the next destination to lure top European players and will become a football mainframe in future.The Chinese Super League has swooped the transfer market with their spending power....

Real Madrid Keen On Selling Ronaldo To Chinese Side By 2018/19

Los Blancos will allow Ronaldo to leave for China, where he will play before finishing his career in Major League Soccer.

Carlos Tevez Mobbed By Fans After Arriving In China Following Big-Money Move From Boca...

Carlos Tevez received a grand welcome as he landed in China to begin a new journey with Chinese Super League club Shanghai Shenhua.

Chinese Government Blocked A Potential World Record Deal For Star Name

Reports suggest a CSL team tried to break Manchester United's world record earlier this month, but new regulations stopped them.

Toure Snubs £22 Million-A-Year Move To China, Wants To Stay Put At Man City

Yaya Toure has reportedly rejected a huge offer from the Chinese Super League to stay with Manchester City in the Premier league.

Tianjin Confirm Failed Bids For Costa, Benzema, Cavani And Falcao

Chinese Super League outfit Tianjin Quanjian made failed bids for Diego Costa, Karim Benzema, Radamel Falcao and Edinson Cavani.

Shanghai SIPG Sign Former Chelsea And Real Madrid Defender Ricardo Carvalho

Former Chelsea and Real Madrid defender Ricardo Carvalho has completed his move to Shanghai SIPG, confirmed AFC Champions league's Twitter account.

CSL To Swoop In For Dele Alli, Sturridge And Kane By Offering Them Mouth...

The Chinese Super League are preparing a staggering £800,000 a week wage package to lure top English footballers from the Premier league.

Mikel Pens Down Emotional Farewell To Chelsea As He Confirms Move To China

John Obi Mikel has confirmed his move to China on Twitter after signing for Tianjin TEDA as he penned down an emotional letter.

Witsel Will Jump Into The Top 10 Best-Paid Players In The World After Move...

Zenit Saint Petersburg midfielder Axel Witsel is the latest player set to move to China for an astronomical sum.

Zidane Picks His ‘Chosen One’ As Madrid Prepare For Life Without Pepe

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has hinted to have found a permanent replacement for China bound centre back Pepe.