Guangzhou Evergrande

Jose Mourinho rejects huge €100m offer to return to management

Former Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has snubbed a managerial offer worth €30m-a-year as he…

Guangzhou sell record goalscorer to Shanghai for ‘national glory’

REUTERS – Chinese champions Guangzhou Evergrande said they allowed top scorer Elkeson to join Shanghai…

Messi, Neymar still doubtful for Club World Cup final

YOKOHAMA (Reuters) – Barcelona forwards Lionel Messi and Neymar are still doubtful for the Club…

Luis Enrique

Barca coach hails ‘penalty area assassin’ Suarez

By Brian Homewood YOKOHAMA (Reuters) – Barcelona coach Luis Enrique described Luis Suarez as “a…

Suarez scores hat-trick as Barcelona stroll into final

YOKOHAMA, Japan, (Reuters) – Luis Suarez scored a hat-trick, including an exquisite second goal, as…

River scrape into Club World final with nervy win

OSAKA (Reuters) – South American champions River Plate overcame their anxiety to reach the Club…

Club Cup an enjoyable, prestigious competition, says Pique

OSAKA (Reuters) – Barcelona defender Gerard Pique made all the right noises about the Club…

Gallardo’s boyish looks hide astute coaching mind

OSAKA (Reuters) – Speaking softly and thoughtfully to the media, River Plate coach Marcelo Gallardo,…

Club Cup will influence rest of Barcelona’s season: Mascherano

OSAKA (Reuters) – Barcelona’s performance at the Club World Cup will affect the rest of…

Barcelona set to face Scolari’s spoiling tactics

By Brian Homewood OSAKA (Reuters) – Barcelona are likely to face Luiz Felipe Scolari’s full…

Scolari works the old magic in shock Guangzhou win

OSAKA (Reuters) – Luiz Felipe Scolari, his reputation battered back home in Brazil, showed he…

Elkeson hands Guangzhou another Champions League

(Reuters) – Brazilian forward Elkeson scored a stunning solo effort as China’s Guangzhou Evergrande edged…

Elkeson keen to do more for Scolari’s dominant Guangzhou Evergrande

REUTERS – Success has come easy to Luiz Felipe Scolari since taking charge of Asian…

Champions League glory on the mind of UAE’s Al Fardan

(Reuters) – Al-Ahli midfielder Habib Al Fardan said it was difficult to concentrate fully on…

Saviour Scolari gave water to thirsty Guangzhou-Zhang

DUBAI (Reuters) – Luiz Felipe Scolari’s arrival at Guangzhou Evergrande was akin to a saviour…