2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
3-0-0, 1st in Chinese Super League
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27dAustralian Associated Press

Oscar stars as Shanghai SIPG thrash Victory

Melbourne Victory have been outgunned in their Asian Champions League encounter with Shanghai SIPG, losing 4-1 to the Chinese giants.

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Victory looking to subdue SIPG's star trio

Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat has pledged to have a go at Shanghai SIPG in their AFC Champions League clash on Tuesday night.

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34dMichael Church

SIPG, Tianjin win ACL openers

Chinese Super League sides Shanghai SIPG and Tianjin Quanjian made winning starts to their Asian Champions League campaigns on Tuesday evening.

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48dMichael Church

Chinese duo into ACL group phase

Chinese Super League duo Tianjin Quanjian and Shanghai SIPG secured their places in the group phase of the Asian Champions League.

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76dMichael Church

Hulk backing new SIPG coach Pereira

Brazilian striker Hulk is confident new Shanghai SIPG coach Vitor Pereira can lead the club to their first piece of silverware when the CSL kicks off.

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97dMichael Church

Pereira replaces AVB at Shanghai SIPG

Shanghai SIPG have appointed Vitor Pereira to replace Andre Villas-Boas as coach after the 49-year-old Portuguese was unveiled at a Tuesday ceremony.

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109dMichael Church

AVB leaves Shanghai; Manzano extends

Shanghai SIPG have confirmed Andre Villas-Boas has left the club, announcing the Portuguese coach's departure on social media on Thursday.

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113dMichael Church

Shanghai Shenhua claim Chinese FA Cup

Shanghai Shenhua won the Chinese FA Cup for the first time in 19 years on Sunday evening behind goals from Cao Yunding and Obafemi Martins.

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120dMichael Church

SIPG can still win Chinese FA Cup - AVB

Martins scored from close range to give Wu Jingui's side the advantage against Villas-Boas and his expensively-assembled side.

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140dMichael Church

Gao, Zheng at heart of Guangzhou glory

Local stars like Gao Lin and Zheng Zhi, not big-name imports, have made the difference at CSL champs Guangzhou Evergrande, writes Michael Church.

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149dChris Atkins

AVB's SIPG need defensive rebuild

Off-season defensive recruitment will determine whether Andre Villas-Boas and his SIPG side can achieve their aims next season.

Urawa 1-0 SIPG: Red Diamonds AFC final bound (1:26)
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152dMichael Church

Villas-Boas: ACL run 'a step forward'

A goal from Rafael Silva was enough to earn Urawa a 2-1 aggregate win and a place in the final against Saudi Arabia's Al Hilal.

152dMichael Church

Urawa knock out SIPG, advance to ACL final

Shanghai SIPG were knocked out of the AFC Champions League after Rafael Silva's 11th-minute goal helped Urawa Reds win their semi 2-1 on aggregate.

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153dMichael Church

Villas-Boas expects aggressive ACL semi

Andre Villas-Boas is expecting an attacking game as Shanghai SIPG play Urawa Red Diamonds with a place in the Asian Champions League final at stake.

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154dMichael Church

ACL SF: Hulk to return for SIPG vs. Urawa

Hulk is set to return for Shanghai SIPG as they attempt to see off Urawa Red Diamonds in the semifinal, second leg, of the 2017 AFC Champions League.

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156dMichael 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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164dDermot Corrigan

Ricardo Carvalho convicted of tax fraud

Former Real Madrid defender Ricardo Carvalho has been convicted of tax fraud relating to his image rights, accepting a seven-month suspended sentence.

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168dMichael Church

Villas-Boas gets eight-game touchline ban

Decision means the former Chelsea boss will not be present on the sidelines for the remaining games of the Chinese Super League season.

RankingsChinese Super League

Goal Difference131st
Goals Scored151st
Goals Conceded22nd