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Modeste: Dortmund wanted me

Borussia Dortmund wanted to sign Anthony Modeste from Cologne before his move to CSL club Tianjin Quanjian, the striker says.


Pato finds mojo in China after years of decline

Alexandre Pato is rediscovering his love for football in China after a turbulent few years saw his career nosedive before he had even reached his prime.


Paulinho backed to join... Real Madrid!

Barcelona target Paulinho is keen to move back to Europe, but he has been backed to join the Catalan side's bitter rivals Real Madrid.


Cowed Chinese football clubs desist in face of 100% levy

Wayne Rooney led the big names linked with a move to China but in the end the only arrivals were striker Anthony Modeste and a cast mostly of freebies, loanees and has-beens.


CSL transfer window closes

The Chinese Super League transfer window has closed, with Tianjin Quanjian unable to prise Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang away from Dortmund.

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