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Chinese Super League: Ten-Man Jiangsu Suning Beat Beijing Guoan 2-1

Jiangsu Suning are still unbeaten this season after a 2-1 road victory over Beijing Guoan.
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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.

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...

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.
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Business Moguls Seek To Build A Wanda-Full Future For Sport In China

Wang Jianlin of Wanda Dalian. Jack Ma of Alibaba. Heard of them? Not many people outside of China have, but they are the modern-day moguls powering China’s entrepreneurial sprint towards economic supremacy. They are also largely responsible for the surge of interest in Chinese sport, at home and abroad.
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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.

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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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.
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China’s Huge Punt On Football Needs A Heart As Well As Deep Pockets

The latest Chinese effort to upset the apple cart does show progress. Historic attempts to uproot foreign stars and plant a competitive footballing environment in China have largely failed because of a barren grassroots environment.

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.
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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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Cashed-Up Chinese Super League To Kick Off New Season

After splashing out about 350 million euros during the winter transfer window, the Chinese Super League (CSL) will kick off its new season on Friday.

Cuca Plans For China Return After Guiding Palmeiras To Record Ninth Title

Cuca confirmed he would leave the Sao Paulo club after their final league match against Vitoria on Sunday.
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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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Shanghai SIPG’s Sun Xiang Apologises To Demba Ba For Horrific Accident That Led To...

Demba Ba received an apology from his Chinese opponent Sun Xiang for a horrible accident in which his leg got broken during a Chinese Super League match.

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.

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.

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.

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.
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Will Not Retire From Football: Demba Ba

During Sunday’s Shanghai derby against SIPG, the 31-year-old’s left leg twisted badly and snapped after he got into a tangle with rival defender Sun Xiang.

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).

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...

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.

Chinese Fans Cautiously Optimistic Over Marcello Lippi’s Arrival

Italian Marcello Lippi was named as the Chinese national football team coach on Saturday, arousing mixed feelings of the Chinese fans. China has yet to get a win in the final stage of the Russia 2018...

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.
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Lavezzi Turned Down Offers From Inter, Chelsea & Man. Utd For Chinese Super League

Former Paris Saint-Germain forward Ezequiel Lavezzi told French cable Canal+ that he turned down the chance to play for Inter Milan, Chelsea and Manchester United before moving to Chinese Super League.

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.
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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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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.

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.

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.
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Adios Oscar! Brazilian Play-Maker Is Off To China

Chelsea have confirmed the sale of Brazilian midfielder Oscar to Chinese Super League club Shanghai SPG on Twitter.
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Foreign Players Dominated First Round Of Chinese Super League

The eye-catching signings attracted worldwide attentions to the CSL and thrilled local soccer fans as well.

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.
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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

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.

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.

Silk Road Plans To Bridge Chinese Society With La Liga

FC Barcelona and Real Madrid are boasting players such as Leo Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to make La Liga one of the most attractive league.

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.
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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.

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.

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.

China Bound Tevez Ties The Knot With Childhood Love Vanesa Mansilla

Boca Juniors striker Carlos Tevez marries his childhood sweetheart Vanesa Mansilla. The Argentine met her when he was 13 years old.
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Roy Hodgson’s Possible £8Million-A-Year Job In The Chinese Super League Despite England’s Euro 2016...

The reason behind this move by the Chinese big-spenders is due to Hodgson's vast experience and expertise of European football

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.

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.

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.