2018 Season

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2018 Schedule
17-7-6, 3rd in Chinese Super League
126dMichael Church

CSL: Oscar goal keeps Shanghai SIPG top

Oscar's close-range tap-in ensured Shanghai SIPG remained in top spot with a 1-1 draw against second-placed Shandong Luneng on Tuesday.

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186dMichael Church

Wu winner helps Shandong Luneng go top

Wu Xinghan's 93rd-minute winner moved Shandong Luneng to the top of the Chinese Super League standings as Li Xiaopeng's side beat Tianjin Teda 2-l.

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191dMichael Church

Jiangsu Suning close gap on CSL leaders

Jiangsu Suning moved to within a point of the summit of the Chinese Super League on Sunday with a 1-0 win over Dalian Yifang.

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198dMichael Church

CSL: Shandong held; trouble for Guizhou

Shandong Luneng missed the chance to move into sole possession of top spot in the Chinese Super League on Sunday as they settled for a 0-0 draw.

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203dMichael Church

Shandong deny Wenger will be hired as coach

Chinese Super League club Shandong Luneng denied reports that Arsene Wenger will join the club when he leaves Arsenal later this month.

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220dMichael Church

Tardelli double; Mikel strikes for Tianjin

Diego Tardelli scored twice as Shandong Luneng beat Dalian Yifang while John Obi Mikel scored as Tianjin Teda beat Guangzhou R&F.

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295dESPN staff

Hammers eye Pelle; Sakho exits - sources

West Ham United are in talks to sign former Southampton striker Graziano Pelle, sources close to the club have told ESPN FC.

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354dMichael Church

Magath follows AVB, Scolari out of China

Felix Magath has ended his time in China with Shandong Luneng announcing on Friday the veteran German would not be extending his stay with the club.

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402dMichael Church

CSL: Shanghai SIPG's title hopes fade

Shanghai SIPG assistant coach Xie Hui all but conceded defeat in the Chinese Super League title race after seeing his side draw with Liaoning Whowin.

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430dMichael Church

CSL: Hulk brace, Shanghai SIPG close gap

Hulk and Wu Lei scored twice as Shanghai SIPG crushed Shanghai Shenhua 6-1 on Saturday evening to close the gap on Chinese Super League to five points

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436dMichael Church

CSL: Hebei CFFC grab crucial victory

Manuel Pellegrini's side beat Guangzhou R&F 2-1, with Aloisio and Zhang Lifeng giving them a two-goal cushion at half time.

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465dMichael Church

CSL: Weakened Shanghai Shenhua thrashed

Poyet fielded a weakened side ahead of his club's cup semifinal first leg against second division Shanghai Shenxin on Tuesday.

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541dMichael Church

CSL: Tardelli brace lifts Shandong Luneng

Shandong Luneng overcame the absence of Graziano Pelle to notch up a late 3-2 win over Henan Jianye thanks to a late Diego Tardelli brace.

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592dMichael Church

Shanghai SIPG hand Shandong first defeat

Shandong Luneng suffered their first defeat of the Chinese Super League season on Friday, downed by big-spending Shanghai SIPG.

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631dPeter O'Rourke

Ashley Young rejects China offer - sources

Manchester United winger Ashley Young has turned down a move to China, but will consider his future options in the summer, sources tell ESPN FC.

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636dPeter O'Rourke

Shandong line up move for Young - sources

United captain Wayne Rooney has been strongly linked with a switch to China, and now Young is being lined up for a move.

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746dAssociated Press

AFC bans Shandong's Jin for eight months

The Asian Football Confederation says it banned Shandong Luneng player Jin Jingdao for eight months after he tested positive for clenbuterol.

RankingsChinese Super League

Goal Difference184th
Goals Scored574th
Goals Conceded394th