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RANKED! The jerseys from the Final 16

RANKED! The jerseys from the Final 16

Even if you don’t like football it is easy to have an opinion on how each team looks. 24 Jun 2019
China to host 2023 Asian Cup

China to host 2023 Asian Cup

China will host the 2023 Asian Cup in a drive to increase presence of the sport there and target and expansion of TV rights deals, the Asian Football Confederation decided tonight. 4 Jun 2019
ACL preview: Chinese Super League vs A-League

ACL preview: Chinese Super League vs A-League

The real sporting battle this week between Australia and China is in the Asian Champions League group stage, when two Chinese Super League giants face the A-League’s best tomorrow night (Wednesday). 9 Apr 2019
China's A-League respect but AFL claims are 'laughable’

China's A-League respect but AFL claims are 'laughable’

In a week when crucial Asian Champions League games see A-League's best face China’s biggest football clubs, the AFL has been called out for ‘laughable and weird’ claims around their sport in the Middle Kingdom. 8 Apr 2019
Iran smash past China into semis

Iran smash past China into semis

Iran will face Japan in the first of the AFC Asian Cup semi-finals after they overcame China 3-0 at Mohammed bin Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi in front of a crowd of 19,578. 25 Jan 2019
China fight back to deny Thailand

China fight back to deny Thailand

Two goals in four second half minutes gave China a 2-1 win over Thailand to secure their place in the quarter-finals of the AFC Asian Cup as the round of 16 kicked off this morning. 21 Jan 2019
'The Philippines aren't afraid'

'The Philippines aren't afraid'

Iain Ramsay believes the Philippines are good enough to down China in their second appearance in the Asian Cup after almost stunning Asian powerhouse Korea Republic. 9 Jan 2019
ASIAN CUP 2019 PREVIEW: ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT GROUP C

ASIAN CUP 2019 PREVIEW: ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT GROUP C

Click above for your ultimate quick guide to Group C at the 2019 Asian Cup before tonight's match. 7 Jan 2019
Asian Cup 2019 Preview: All you need to know about Group A

Asian Cup 2019 Preview: All you need to know about Group A

Click above to see our two minute guide to Group A. 5 Jan 2019
Canberra to take on China

Canberra to take on China

Canberra United will face the China women’s national team in a closed-doors friendly match in Brisbane on Thursday night. 11 Dec 2018
'Australia can learn from China'

'Australia can learn from China'

Melbourne City striker Adriana Jones says there's better technical ability on display in China than in Australian leagues. 2 Nov 2018
Sainsbury close to QPR deal - reports

Sainsbury close to QPR deal - reports

Socceroos defender Trent Sainsbury is close to signing with English Championship club QPR according to reports. 20 Jul 2018
About 100,000 Chinese Fans Expected to Travel to Russia for FIFA World Cup - Reports

About 100,000 Chinese Fans Expected to Travel to Russia for FIFA World Cup - Reports

BEIJING, June 6 (Sputnik) - Around 100,000 football fans from China are going to visit Russia for this summer's FIFA World Cup, the Chinese media reported. 6 Jun 2018
RPT: FEATURE - Authentic Cuisine Ready to Meet Cravings of Chinese Fans During FIFA World Cup

RPT: FEATURE - Authentic Cuisine Ready to Meet Cravings of Chinese Fans During FIFA World Cup

MOSCOW, June 1 (Sputnik), Tommy Yang - When millions of football fans will flock to Russia for the World Cup in two weeks, one group of fans could have a unique craving that is not easily satisfied. Coming from one of the most ancient civilizations on earth, visitors from China have always faced the same dilemma when traveling abroad — finding authentic Chinese cuisine that can keep their "Chinese stomachs" happy. 1 Jun 2018
FEATURE - Authentic Cuisine Ready to Meet Cravings of Chinese Fans During FIFA World Cup

FEATURE - Authentic Cuisine Ready to Meet Cravings of Chinese Fans During FIFA World Cup

MOSCOW, May 31 (Sputnik), Tommy Yang - When millions of football fans will flock to Russia for the World Cup in two weeks, one group of fans could have a unique craving that is not easily satisfied. Coming from one of the most ancient civilizations on earth, visitors from China have always faced the same dilemma when traveling abroad — finding authentic Chinese cuisine that can keep their "Chinese stomachs" happy. 31 May 2018
Giannou exits China for Cyprus

Giannou exits China for Cyprus

Fringe Socceroos striker Apostolos Giannou has left Chinese club Guangzhou R&F for Cypriot contenders AEK Larnaca on a two-and-a-half year deal. 28 Jan 2018
Matildas v Asia: Cup draw preview of all eight nations

Matildas v Asia: Cup draw preview of all eight nations

The final draw for the AFC Women's Asian Cup takes place tomorrow, with Australia red-hot favourites to lift the trophy for a second time. 9 Dec 2017
Player ratings: Matildas v China

Player ratings: Matildas v China

The Matildas have recorded back-to-back comprehensive wins over China after a 5-1 win over Geelong capped off a big week for the national team in Victoria. 26 Nov 2017
Matildas after Asian Cup mental edge

Matildas after Asian Cup mental edge

Matildas midfielder Elise Kellond-Knight believes back-to-back victories over China gives them a mental advantage going into the 2018 Asian Cup in Jordan. 26 Nov 2017
Ex-Matilda let down by lack of buzz

Ex-Matilda let down by lack of buzz

Former Matilda Joey Peters says she was let down after 10,904 people turned up to the Matildas’ 3-0 friendly win over China in Melbourne on Wednesday. 25 Nov 2017
Foord: Matildas just wanna have fun!

Foord: Matildas just wanna have fun!

Caitlin Foord says playing for the Matildas no longer feels like work under coach Alen Stajcic. 23 Nov 2017