2019 Schedule

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2019 Schedule
2-1-1, 2nd in FIFA World Cup Qualifying - AFC
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52dJohn Duerden

China star sacked after police fine for car breach

Guangzhou Evergrande have sacked Yu Hanchou after video that allegedly showed him changing his car registration plate number circulated online.

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170dReuters

Hong Kong fans boo China anthem before match

Hong Kong football fans booed as the Chinese national anthem was played on Wednesday before their team's 2-0 loss to China in South Korea.

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226dReuters

China to host 24-team Club World Cup in 2021

China will host the Club World Cup in its new expanded format in 2021, FIFA announced following a council meeting in Shanghai on Thursday.

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269dAssociated Press

Hong Kong fans turn back on Chinese anthem

Thousands of Hong Kong soccer fans booed loudly and turned their backs when the Chinese national anthem was played before a World Cup qualifier.

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288d

Former FIFA POY Sun appointed China soccer VP

Aiming to boost a lagging national program, China's football association brought on former FIFA female player of the year Sun Wen as vice president.

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1yJohn Duerden

China player banned for leg-breaking tackle

Wei Shihao could see his Guanzghou Evergrande contract terminated, after breaking Otabek Shukurov of Uzbekistan's leg during the China Cup.

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1yReuters

Cannavaro appointed China manager for Cup

Fabio Cannavaro will be advised by Marcello Lippo, who stepped down in January, and the FA have confirmed whether the appointment is permanent.

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1yReuters

Asian Cup: Iran, Japan advance to semifinals

Kim Jin-su's header took South Korea past stubborn Bahrain and Qatar wrestled their way past Iraq as the victors move to the quarterfinals.

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1yJohn Duerden

Wu can learn from Son's Korean masterclass

Son Heung-min may be Asia's most recognisable star, but Wu Lei - absent from Wednesday's loss - has the potential to be just as effective for China.

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1yDebayan Sen in Abu Dhabi

Eriksson: Football needs India, China and USA

Sven-Göran Eriksson speaks exclusively to ESPN about the Asian Cup, describing India's win over Thailand the tournament's "biggest surprise."

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2yReuters

Lippi's China held to a draw by Palestine

China were held to a 1-1 draw by Palestine in a friendly as coach Marcello Lippi oversaw what is expected to be his final game on home soil.

RankingsFIFA World Cup Qualifying - AFC

Goal Difference11
Goals Scored13
Assists0
Goals Conceded2