GUANGZHOU’S GRAND ADVENTURE ENDS IN MOROCCO

December 18, 2013

Asian Champions League title winner Guangzhou Evergrande have been beaten 3-nil by European champions Bayern Munich at the Club World Cup. In a year where the Chinese club has conquered continental rivals, won a third […]

KOREA REPUBLIC WITH DREAM DRAW FOR BRAZIL 2014

December 16, 2013

Of Asia’s participants in Brazil 2014 Korea Republic are the most fortunate. The Taeguk Warriors have been drawn in what I label the ‘Group of Fluff’, while Japan have also been rather fortunate in contrast […]

YOKOHAMA LOSE J-LEAGUE ON FINAL DAY

December 12, 2013

Yokohama have lost the J-League, after failing to win in their last two matches of the season. Yes, they were hacked by local rivals Kawasaki on the last day, but champion teams are not known […]

J-LEAGUE TITLE IN YOKOHAMA’S GRASP

November 24, 2013

With two rounds remaining in the J-League Yokohama F Marinos are now four points clear of nearest rivals Urawa Reds. On a day when the chasing pack imploded, Yokohama toughed out a win in Shizuoka […]

SYDNEY DERBY SOLD OUT

October 22, 2013

This Saturday’s A League ‘Sydney Derby’ has sold out. Sydney FC’s Sydney Football Stadium, (Allianz Stadium) will be packed to its 45,500 capacity, hosting the visiting Western Sydney Wanderers. The League’s biggest derby appears to […]

F-MARINOS TOP THE J-LEAGUE

October 21, 2013

On Saturday afternoon Yokohama F Marinos regained the lead of the J League after downing Sanfrecce Hiroshima. The weekend was a top of the table showdown with one playing two, and three playing four. All […]

J-LEAGUE TITLE FIGHT ANOTHER HUM-DINGER

October 9, 2013

It’s a promoter’s dream. Title defending Sanfrecce Hiroshima top the table on account of their superior goal difference. Within striking distance are three J League teams of undoubted marquee-edness (it’s a new word). Yokohama F […]

KASHIWA WRESTLE WITH GUANGZHOU IN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

September 24, 2013

It’s a promoters dream but can Kashiwa Reysol expect to compete with Guangzhou Evergrande? Over the two legs of the Champions League semi final I think not. Kashiwa will host Guangzhou on Wenedsay night, September […]

GUANGZHOU POISED FOR CHAMPIONS LEAGUE SEMIS

September 17, 2013

Chinese mega-club Guangzhou Evergrande are poised to win their two legged Asian Champions League quarter final and advance to the semi finals. The Tigers are 2-nil up against Saudi club Lekhwiya and travel with confidence […]

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