Archive for the 'China' Category

June 5th, 2014

China’s biggest internet company ALIBABA buys 50% Stake in Guangzhou Evergrande

image Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Limited, which is preparing for what could be the biggest initial public offering, or IPO, of the world's technology industry, announced Thursday that it would buy a 50 percent stake in Guangzhou Evergrande, a Chinese soccer club, for 1.2 billion yuan ($192 million). You may not know who ...
March 20th, 2013

Watch David Beckham play soccer in a suit – Arrive in China as a game ambassador

"I'm not here to clean up anything. I'm here to educate the children and give them a chance to become professional footballers." - David Beckham via TelegraphTV on yt The former England star drew large crowds in Beijing as he took part in a kick-about to promote China's Super League and the country's youth football program. David Beckham is in ...
February 22nd, 2013

China’s Super League Jerseys by Nike

For a very long time people have talked about the importance of soccer gaining mainstream popularity here in the US. And slowly but surely it continues to happen. But what about if and when soccer takes over in China? The world's most popular sport has never been a major player in China, but what if all of that changes. Imagine if soccer blows up ...
December 15th, 2012

Video :: Megan Rapinoe’s 40 Yard Goal Against China PR – @mPinoe

via US Soccer on YouTube: Megan Rapinoe scores a goal from 40 yards after a poor clearance from China's goalkeeper Wang Fei. * I'm lowkey in love with Megan Rapinoe.... Check out the incredible goal after the jump..... (more…)
December 12th, 2012

Video :: #USWNT v. China PR Highlights – Fan Tribute Tour in Houston, Texas

United States 4 - 0 China PR : Scoring Summary USA - Abby Wambach (Heather O'Reilly) - 20th minute USA - Carli Lloyd (Megan Rapinoe) - 62' USA - Abby Wambach (Heather O'Reilly) - 63' USA - Amy Rodriguez (Heather O'Reilly) - 85' The U.S. Women's National Team, led by Abby Wambach's 149th and 150th career goals, posted a 4-0 victory against ...
September 22nd, 2012

Didier Drogba Addresses the Exit Rumors and says is Really Happy in China

"I'm here. I just arrived, like, two months ago," Drogba said. "I'm really happy here - I am. I am really happy here. So I have no reasons to leave. I don't want to leave. I want to stay here as long as I can, win some trophies with my team, and make our fans very happy. It's difficult at the moment but I know that there is hope, and I ...
September 16th, 2012

Video :: Didier Drogba Scores his 5th goal in 7 Games for Chinese side Shanghai Shenhua

Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba scored for Shanghai Shenhua on Saturday as he continued playing for the Chinese club despite a board dispute that threatens his lofty salary; it was Didier's 5th goal in 7 games. Despite his best efforts the club currently sits 10th out of 16 teams in Chinese Super League. Check out the highlight after the ...
September 11th, 2012

Video :: Neymar Hattrick vs China – International Friendly

Brazil vs China Bra - Ramires - 23rd minute Bra - Neymar - 26th / 54th / 60th minute Bra - Lucas Moura - 49th minute Bra - Hulk - 52nd minute Bra - Liu Jayne OWN GOAL - 70th minute Bra - Oscar PENALTY KICK - 74th minute Check out the Brazil vs China Highlights after the Jump........... (more…)