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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.

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.

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.

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...

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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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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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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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.
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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.

2016: The Year Chinese Super League Became The New Money Bag Of World Football

Guangzhou Evergrande completed a domestic league and Cup title double after pipping Jiangsu Suning in the two-legged final.

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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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.

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...
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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

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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Hulk To Soon Join Chinese Super League Club Shanghai SIPG In £48Million Deal From...

The 29-year-old who has won 46 caps for Brazil and scored 11 international goals, joined Zenit from Porto in 2012.
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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.

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.

Dutch Court Suspends Den Haag’s Chinese Owner Wang Hui From Chairman Duties

Den Haag and its Chinese owner United Vansen (UVS) came to a climax with Wang Hui being suspended from his function as chairman.
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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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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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CSL: Guangzhou R&F Puts An End To Chongqing’ s 5-Game Unbeaten Streak

Guangzhou R&F beat Chongqing Lifan 2-0 and grabbed their first home victory this season.

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.

CSL: Hebei China Fortune Sign Manuel Pellegrini As New Coach

Chinese Super League club Hebei China Fortune has roped in former Manchester United boss Manuel Pellegrini as their new manager.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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."

2016: The Year Chinese Football Played ‘Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon’

The spending power and growing popularity of the cashed-up Chinese Super League (CSL) has become a focus of the world's attention.

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.

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

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.
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China’s Evergrande Ropes In Atletico Madrid Striker Martinez For 42 Million Euros

Chinese Super League Chinese Super League (CSL) champions Guangzhou Evergrande have signed with Atletico Madrid striker Jackson Martinez on a four-year contract for a fee of 42 million euros.
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Will Big Spending Make Any Difference For 2016 Chinese Super League?

Chinese Super League debutants Hebei China Fortune got off to a good start as they came from behind to beat Guangzhou R&F 2-1 in the opener of the highly-anticipated 2016 season here on Friday.

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.
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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.
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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.

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.

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.

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.

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...

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.

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.

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.
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CSL: Hulk Undergoes Physical Test As He Joins Shanghai SIPG

The move to play in Chinese Super League for Hulk is a record 55 million Euros from Zenit St Petersburg

Former Man City Boss Pellegrini Wants To Bring “Beautiful Football” To Chinese Super League

Despite four or five offers from top European clubs, Pellegrini finally chose the Chinese Super League to be the next destination.

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).
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China’s Financial Muscle Makes Its Mark On The Global Sport Industry

It is the largest in the world by some measures and, as we all know, the Chinese sell the world everything from electronics to iron and steel.