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SIPG win CSL to end Guangzhou dominance

Shanghai SIPG brought Guangzhou Evergrande's dominance of the Chinese Super League to an end, claiming the title for the first time.

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Cannavaro eyes CSL crown with Evergrande

Guangzhou Evergrandeare aiming for a record-extending eighth successive title and three more victories would deliver it.

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CSL: Wu scores two as SIPG thrash Guizhou

Wu Lei scored twice as Shanghai SIPG restored their four-point gap at the top of the Chinese Super League with a 5-0 thrashing of Guizhou Zhicheng.

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Sousa leaves CSL side Tianjin Quanjian

The former Fiorentina coach, who took over from Fabio Cannavaro last November, has been replaced on an interim basis by Shen Xiangfu.

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44dJohn Duerden

Paulo Sousa leaves Tianjin Quanjian

Paulo Sousa left his position as head coach of Chinese Super League side Tianjin Quanjian by mutual consent on Thursday, the club announced.

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CSL: Chongqing battle to Guangzhou draw

Huang Zhengyu's own goal just before the hour gave struggling Chongqing the lead only for R&F striker Xiao Zhi to level 10 minutes later.

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Phoenix miss out on Obafemi Martins

A Wellington Phoenix bid to sign veteran Nigerian striker Obafemi Martins to a marquee A-League contract has failed.

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Gudelj joins Sporting on loan from Guangzhou

After playing in just 11 games for Guangzhou, Serbia international midfielder Nemanja Gudelj is off for a yearlong loan to Portugal's Sporting.

87dIan Holyman

Balotelli turned down China - Nice president

Nice announced earlier this week that Balotelli would remain at the club for a third successive season after having been expected to leave.

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Tianjin play down John Mikel Obi rumours

Nigeria captain John Mikel Obi is unlikely to leave Chinese Super League club Tianjin TEDA in the near future, according to his coach.

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Masika doubles as Renhe draw Tianjin

Tianjin Quanjian threw away a two-goal lead before salvaging a late point in a 3-3 draw with Beijing Renhe in the Chinese Super League on Sunday.

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Australia's Sainsbury joins PSV Eindhoven

The move reunites 26-year-old Sainsbury with Mark van Bommel, who took charge of PSV after completing his role as assistant with Australia.

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103dStephan Uersfeld, Germany correspondent

Dortmund sign midfielder Witsel from Tianjin

Witsel made six appearances for Belgium at the World Cup in Russia as they finished third, and has won a total of 96 caps.