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Two Chinese Clubs To Offer Rooney Man Utd Exit By Making Him Highest Paid...

First Carlos Tevez, then Oscar and now its time for England veteran Wayne Rooney to move to the Chinese Super league (CSL).

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.

Gus Poyet And Scolari To Battle It Out For Terry With Mega Money Moves

John Terry has been told that this is his final season at Chelsea with Gus Poyet and Luiz Felipe Scolari ready to pounce on the defender.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Ezequiel Lavezzi Earns Argentina Recall After Dybala Suffers Hamstring Injury

Hebei China Fortune forward Ezequiel Lavezzi has been recalled to Argentina's squad for their World Cup qualifiers.

Can Football Help Britain Boost Its Post-Brexit Trade?

The Premier League recently signed its biggest deal outside UK. Chinese electronics giant Suning has stumped up £560m for TV rights.
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Demba Ba Leg Break At Chinese Super League Could Potentially End His Career

Sun's leg hooked onto Ba's, instantly snapping the limb and sending him crashing to the ground as it flopped loosely, gruesome television footage showed.
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Jiangsu Suning Ties Guangzhou R&F 1-1 In Chinese Super League

Jiangsu Suning was held to a 1-1 draw by Guangzhou R&F in the sixth round of 2015 Chinese Super League (CSL) on Saturday.

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.

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.

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.

Big Money Move To Chinese Super League ‘Impossible To Refuse’, Claims Brazilian Agent

Brazilian Lucas Lima is poised to join a Chinese Super League club next year after receiving an offer that is "impossible to refuse."
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China Becomes The World’s Biggest Spender In Soccer Transfers

China has been busy with a buying spree since the New Year Day, snapping up big name footballers with the most money in the international transfer market.

Colombian Martinez Transferred To China’s Jiangsu Suning

The transfer was announced by Victor Blanco, the president of the Buenos Aires club, on Wednesday. Colombian forward Roger Martinez was transferred from Racing Club in Argentina to China's Jiangsu Suning

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...

Lucas Pratto Monitored By Unidentified Chinese Super League Club

Argentina international striker Lucas Pratto could be the latest South American star to move to China, according to media reports.
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Can China’s Super League Help Spur Its Global Ambitions?

Imported stars signed for large transfer fees and paid hugely inflated wages; high hopes of success for domestic clubs competing in international competitions; stories about massive television contracts being signed that will revolutionise the game; and concerns about the perpetually under-performing national team and where it goes next.

Lippi Appointed As The Head Coach Of China’s National Football Team

Italian coach Marcello Lippi arrived in China's Guangzhou on Saturday to ink the deal of coaching Chinese national team with the Chinese Football Association (CFA). A source close to the negotiation told Xinhua that the...
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Paulinho Reveals Barcelona Talks

Brazil international midfielder Paulinho has revealed he could join Barcelona this summer from Guangzhou Evergrande.
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Will Superstars In CSL Big 4 Deliver In AFC Champions League?

A bunch of superstars might make their appearances on behalf of Chinese Super League (CSL) clubs in the upcoming AFC Champions League on Tuesday and Wednesday.
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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Surprise! Forget Messi, Ronaldo, Bale And Pogba – This Player Earns £493k-A-Week In CSL

Football Leaks claim that the highest-paid player earns £100,000 a week more than Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo.
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West Ham Striker Jelavic Completes Move To China

West Ham striker Nikica Jelavic has joined Chinese League One (second tier) side Beijing Renhe, the London club said Tuesday.

Dortmund Sign Exclusive Partnership With CSL Club Luneng

German Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund, known as BVB, signed an exclusive partnership with the Chinese Super League (CSL) side Shandong Luneng for the next five years, said BVB's official Carsten Cramer here on Wednesday.
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Michael Owen Is On A Mission To China!

Two former English international football stars unveiled plans Tuesday for a new venture to specialize in the development of soccer schools and coach education programs in China.

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.

Di Maria Could Be The Latest Star To Move To China After Falling Out...

Manchester United flop Angel Di Maria is now set for a move to the cash-rich Chinese Super League.

Global Brands Follow Football’s Silk Road To China

The cynics who point to European teams’ acquisition of Asian players as being a major route to fan engagement turn out to be right.
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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.

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.

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.
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Man Utd Captain Rooney Confirms Chinese Club Offer

Wayne Rooney, the Manchester United captain, confirmed a link with the Chinese Super League side Shanghai SIPG, according to report on Wednesday.
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Chinese Super League: Shanghai Shenhua Held 0-0 By Liaoning

Shenhua have gone seven games without a victory after a 0-0 draw at Shenyang.

Cash Rich: Chinese Super League Boasts Of Spending The Most On Footballers

The Chinese Super League is the most skewed sports league in the world when it comes to wage distribution.

Tevez Contemplating Between €40 Million-A-Year Offer From China And Retirement

Former Manchester United star Carlos Tevez has revealed that he is contemplating between playing in China and retirement.
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Villas Boas Takes Over Shanghai SIPG Post From Goran Eriksson

Former Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas has been announced as the new boss of Chinese Super League side Shanghai SIPG.
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Chinese Super League: Hebei China Fortune Held 1-1 At Home In first Hebei Derby

Debutant Hebei China Fortune was held 1-1 by Shijiazhuang Ever Bright at home in the first-ever Hebei derby as the fifth round of 2016 Chinese Super League (CSL) ended on Sunday.

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.

Meet The Highest Paid Footballer In The World And It’s Not Messi Or Ronaldo

Carlos Tevez bid an emotional goodbye to Boca Juniors ahead of his move to China that will make him 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.

Lionel Messi Set To Receive A Mammoth €500m China Bid

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi is set to receive a whooping €500 million bid from a Chinese Super League club in the coming days.

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.