Chinese Super League: Champions Jiangsu FC cease operations amid financial crisis in country’s football
The demise of Jiangsu, until recently known as Jiangsu Suning, could be followed in the coming days by the closure of fellow CSL side Tianjin Teda.
Rafa Benitez abruptly quits as coach of Chinese Super League club Dalian Professional citing personal reasons
Benitez had one more season left on his estimated 12-million-pound-a-year ($16 million) contract at Dalian, in China's northeast.
Chinese football bosses, who will expand the league from 16 to 18 teams by 2023, want to see clubs achieve greater value for money, citing the more successful neighboring leagues of South Korea and Japan as an example.
New Chinese champions Jiangsu Suning, Fabio Cannavaro's two-time Asian title-holders Guangzhou Evergrande and Oscar's Shanghai SIPG are prime among those likely to have to rebrand themselves.
Chinese Super League: Shenzhen FC forward John Mary files complaint of racial abuse against Shanghai Shenhua
Mary alleged that the abuse came from the Shenhua bench and Shenzhen have made a complaint to the Chinese Football Association, a source said.
Chinese Super League was originally set to start on 22 February but was postponed indefinitely because of the spread of the coronavirus, which first emerged in China.
Players and officials from the 16 Chinese Super League teams will be confined to their hotel and parts of the stadiums and tests will be conducted once a week during the tournament.
The league was originally set to start on 22 February but was postponed indefinitely because of the spread of COVID-19, which first emerged in China in late 2019.
Chinese Super League club Tianjin Tianhai, once coached by World Cup winner Fabio Cannavaro, folds operations due to bankruptcy
Chinese Super League (CSL) team Tianjin Tianhai, which once employed World Cup winner Fabio Cannavaro as coach and signed Brazilian forward Alexandre Pato, have declared bankruptcy and folded, the club announced on Tuesday.
Chinese Super League season may get underway in late June or early July, says Guangzhou Evergrande CEO
The Chinese Super League (CSL) looks set to start its new season at the end of June or in early July and will not have to shorten the campaign, Guangzhou R&F CEO Huang Shenghua has said.
Relentless rise of Chinese football and Super League leaves second-tier clubs like Liaoning FC on verge of closure
Liaoning have dropped down to China’s second-tier and now stand on the cusp of closure as financial issues start to affect the game outside the Chinese Super League, the top flight of the country’s professional pyramid
Coronavirus Outbreak: Chinese Super League season start delayed as government bans entry of foreigners
China's foreign ministry announced entry visas issued to foreigners would be suspended from midnight on Friday in a move to slow the spread of the virus through imported cases
Coronavirus Outbreak: Hopes of Chinese football returning to action grow as CSL teams resume training
Chinese football is inching towards a return to action, with teams resuming training this week, though questions remain over when exactly the country’s top flight can kick off its coronavirus-delayed 2020 campaign.
Chinese Super League clubs have spent $110 million in transfer fees this year, with several high profile players moving to China
Chinese Super League: Jiangsu bring in Croatian striker Ivan Santini from Anderlecht to douse hopes of Gareth Bale signing
The possibility of Gareth Bale joining CSL side Jiangsu was extinguished after Real Madrid board refused to allow Bale's departure
Rafael Benitez wary of the challenge at Chinese side Dalian Yifang, eyes revamp of youth talent system
Former Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has talked about his move to Chinese side Dalian Yifang, praising the club's commitment to the future
Changchun Yatai midfielder Chang Li denies use of racial slur during confrontation with Senegalese striker Demba Ba
Chinese footballer Chang Li has been fined for his role in a confrontation against Demba Ba, where the midfielder used a racial slur against the Senegalese striker.
Chinese Super League: Andres Iniesta's transfer to Chongqing Lifan is just a rumour, says coach Paulo Bento
Andres Iniesta's move to Chongqing Lifan is just "a rumour", the Chinese club's coach said, as the Barcelona captain gets ready to reveal his future plans.
Cochin Shipyard fire: Union minister Pon Radhakrishnan orders 'thorough probe' into incident that killed five
Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan on Wednesday asked Cochin Shipyard Ltd (CSL) to conduct a thorough probe into the fire incident in which five people were killed on Tuesday
January transfer window: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang chased by Guangzhou Evergrande and Beijing Guoan, say reports
At least two Chinese sides are chasing the signature of Borussia Dortmund's prolific striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, reports in the country say, in what could be an Asian-record transfer.