All posts tagged csl

Chinese Whispers

Chinese Whispers

By Christopher Atkins (follow Christopher on twitter@china_football)

With a whisperless week over Christmas, there is plenty to catch up on at the start of the new year as Chinese sides continue to strengthen apace ahead of the 2013 Super League season. Christopher Atkins takes a look at what madness has ensued over the past two weeks.

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Chinese Whispers

Chinese Whispers

By Christopher Atkins (follow Christopher on twitter @china_football)

It’s been a big week of football news in China, and once again Christopher Atkins brings you all the latest in his weekly Chinese Whispers column.

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Chinese Whispers

Chinese Whispers

By Christopher Atkins (follow Chris on twitter @china_football)

As 2012 draws to a close and the winter chill sets in, the transfer speculation is only hotting up. Once again Christopher Atkins brings us up-to-date with the latest news and rumours from the Middle Kingdom.

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Chinese Whispers

Chinese Whispers

By Christopher Atkins (follow Chris on twitter @china_football)

In another busy week of news and rumours in Chinese football, Champions Guangzhou Evergrande are again linked with a big money move for a South American player.

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Zheng Zhi eyeing Guangzhou progress ahead of ACL Draw

Guangzhou Evergrande captain Zheng Zhi has backed the Chinese Super League champions to build on last year’s encouraging maiden AFC Champions League quarter-final appearance ahead of Thursday’s 2013 Group Stage draw in Kuala Lumpur.

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Chinese Whispers

Chinese Whispers

By Christopher Atkins (follow Chris on twitter @china_football)

It’s been another busy week of rumours and speculation in China, with Champions Guangzhou Evergrande at the forefront of a lot of it. Christopher Atkins has kept abreast of all the latest news and gives us a rundown of what has made news in China.

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Chinese Whispers

Chinese Whispers

By Christopher Atkins (follow Christopher on twitter @china_football)

With the Chinese Super League season finished for 2012, it’s that time of year when rumour and innuendo abound as clubs look to strengthen and bolster their squads ahead of the next season.

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Griffiths nets on debut

By Cameron Wilson

Wayward passing, comedy defending, team-mates appearing completely unacquainted, a visibly less-than-full stadium, players played out of position, vividly contrasting first and second half performances, dropping points at home, no star names on the pitch.

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McKinna’s mission ends

By Paul Williams

Chengdu Blades’ Australian coach Lawrie McKinna has taken to twitter to announce that he has left the Chinese Super League club after just five months in charge.

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Guangzhou extend CSL lead

By Zhang Bin - AFF Chinese correspondent

In round 19 of the Chinese Super League, Guangzhou Evergrande smashed Qingdao Jonoon 4-0 at home to extend their lead to 11 points, Beijing Guo’an drew with Dalian Shide at Jinzhou Stadium, while Liaoning and Shandong both lost.

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