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#Chinese Super League

# chinese-super-league - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Rafa Benitez hits rock-bottom in China Woe

Rafa Benitez hits rock-bottom in China

Giovanni van Bronckhorst’s Guangzhou R&F extended Dalian Pro’s wretched winless start to the season.

# chinese-super-league - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

AC Milan legend leaves China role following dreadful run

Roberto Donadoni oversaw only two wins in 14 matches.

# chinese-super-league - Saturday 22 February, 2020

‘China move for Bale was 90% done’ claims Jiangsu Suning coach

The Wales international was heavily linked with a switch to Asia during the summer of 2019.

# chinese-super-league - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Rondon claims he was 'really close' to joining Man United in January transfer window

The ex-Newcastle United and West Brom striker has opened up on his failed move to Old Trafford, after they opted instead for Odion Ighalo.

# chinese-super-league - Monday 4 November, 2019

Italy legend Cannavaro severely reprimanded in China

The World Cup winner has been criticised for his ‘weak ability to rectify mistakes’.

# chinese-super-league - Friday 19 July, 2019

Benitez takes trusted Premier League striker along with him to China

Venezuelan international Salomon Rondon has joined Dalian Yifang, where he will call Marek Hamsik and Yannick Carrasco team-mates.

# chinese-super-league - Monday 8 July, 2019

Italy striker the latest player to accept lucrative Chinese deal

Roma’s Stephan El Shaarawy will reportedly earn €15 million a year at Shanghai Shenhua.

# chinese-super-league - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Rafa Benitez appointed by Chinese Super League club on reported €13m/year deal

Rafa takes over Dalian Yifang squad which includes Marek Hamsik and Yannick Carrasco.

# chinese-super-league - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Italy star El Shaarawy turns down lucrative €16 million a season move to China

The 26-year-old has second thoughts about a move to Shanghai Shenhua and does not want to leave Rome.

# chinese-super-league - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Benítez to consider €13m offer to manage in China as Newcastle contract runs down

The Spaniard’s deal at St James’ Park is up on 30 June, with terms of an extension still to be agreed.

# chinese-super-league - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Farcical scenes as Chinese Super League team fields three goalkeepers against Fabio Cannavaro's Guangzhou

Beijing Renhe are likely to be punished for their actions.

# chinese-super-league - Monday 13 May, 2019

'Your mum wants you home' - Angry fans drive Chris Coleman to brink of sack in China

The former Sunderland and Wales boss is enduring a nightmare stint in the Chinese Super League.

# chinese-super-league - Monday 4 March, 2019

'Chaos' in Chinese football as naturalised new signings reportedly barred

Four new China-eligible imports didn’t feature for their clubs on the opening day of the Super League season.

# chinese-super-league - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Napoli captain Hamsik makes €20m move to China

The Slovakian is the the Serie A club’s all-time top scorer ahead of Diego Maradona.

# chinese-super-league - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Man United in talks with Chinese Super League club over Fellaini sale - reports

The Belgian’s contract expires at the end of next season.

# chinese-super-league - Friday 18 May, 2018

Ex-Man City boss Pellegrini favourite for West Ham job ahead of Benitez and Emery

The Chilean, currently employed in the Chinese Super League, is the leading candidate to replace David Moyes.

# chinese-super-league - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Former England and Real Madrid manager's stint in China has come to an end

Fabio Capello has denied interest in the vacant post at the Italian national team.

# chinese-super-league - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

The $40m heist: How Tevez took China for the most expensive ride in football history

The much-traveled forward is now back at Boca for his third spell.

# chinese-super-league - Monday 8 January, 2018

Chinese teams chase €70 million-rated Dortmund star - reports

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has also been linked with a host of clubs all over Europe.

# chinese-super-league - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Carlos Tevez's time in China appears to be over after disappointing season

Carlos Tevez's time in China appears to be over after disappointing season

The former Man United and Man City player has scored just four Chinese Super League goals all season.

# chinese-super-league - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Cannavaro returns to Chinese champions as Scolari's replacement at the helm

The Italy legend is taking the reins at Guangzhou Evergrande again.

# chinese-super-league - Friday 13 October, 2017

Oscar: 'When I came to China, I was thinking more of my family than of my career'

Oscar listed offers from several major European clubs while explaining why he opted for China.

# chinese-super-league - Friday 18 August, 2017

Jim McGuinness enjoying Beijing as club remain unbeaten since his arrival

The former Donegal coach is yet to taste a defeat since arriving in China.

# chinese-super-league - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Crisis hits Chinese Super League as 13 clubs face expulsion for failure to pay players

All but three of the top flight sides are accused of non-payment of salaries, bonuses, transfer fees and taxes.

# chinese-super-league - Friday 19 May, 2017

Has Wayne Rooney already played his last competitive game at Old Trafford?

Jose Mourinho has confirmed it’s unlikely the 31-year-old will feature against Crystal Palace on Sunday.

# chinese-super-league - Monday 15 May, 2017

Lavezzi forced to apologise to Chinese club after photo of him making offensive gesture emerges

The Argentine forward is currently earning astronomical amounts of money at Hebei China Fortune.

# chinese-super-league - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Chinese Super League club confirms approach for Rooney and bid for Aubameyang

Tianjin Quanjian boss Fabio Cannavaro has revealed he had a “chat” with the Man Utd striker over a move.

# chinese-super-league - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Rooney to leave Man United this month? Mourinho 'can't guarantee' he'll stay

Rumours are mounting that a move to China is imminent for the 31-year-old.

# chinese-super-league - Monday 23 January, 2017

'I was offered triple my salary to leave Arsenal but said no'

Thierry Henry “understands” why some players would consider switching clubs for a wage hike.

# chinese-super-league - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

'Chinese Super League can rival Premier League'

Oscar feels the country’s football standard will only get better with further investment.

# chinese-super-league - Saturday 7 January, 2017

'China can become world's top football league'

The country has made headlines in recent weeks thanks to jaw-dropping megabucks moves for Argentina striker Carlos Tevez and Brazil playmaker Oscar.

# chinese-super-league - Friday 30 December, 2016

# chinese-super-league - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Former Sunderland boss Poyet takes up managerial role in Chinese Super League

The ex-Spurs and Chelsea midfielder was sacked by Spanish side Real Betis earlier this month.

# chinese-super-league - Monday 24 October, 2016

Papiss Cisse scores one of the strangest goals you'll see in the Chinese Super League Bonkers This post contains videos

Papiss Cisse scores one of the strangest goals you'll see in the Chinese Super League

The former Newcastle United striker had a massive stroke of luck with the finish for Shandong Luneng over the weekend.

# chinese-super-league - Saturday 27 August, 2016

The Chinese football revolution has added yet another high-profile name

Manuel Pellegrini has been confirmed as coach of Hebei China Fortune.

# chinese-super-league - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Legendary Italian striker Christian Vieri planning to make playing comeback in China

The 43-year-old last played professionally in 2009.

# chinese-super-league - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

You'll be able to watch the likes of Pelle, Hulk and Gervinho live from this weekend

Sky Sports has agreed a three-year deal with the big-spending Chinese Super League.

# chinese-super-league - Friday 19 February, 2016

Martins joins China foreign legion with Shanghai move

The Nigerian striker is the latest footballer to sign a big-money deal in the CSL.

# chinese-super-league - Friday 28 August, 2015

Chelsea target 'China's Sergio Ramos'

Chinese defender Zhang Linpeng has claimed he is on his way to Chelsea.

# chinese-super-league - Friday 14 September, 2012

Drogba, Anelka back in Shanghai, says club

The side’s management say the row relating to the players is “basically resolved”.

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