Fabio Cannavaro ready to make impact after Marcello Lippi's resignation
Fabio Cannavaro ready to make impact after Marcello Lippi's resignation

Chinese football club Guangzhou Evergrande coach Fabio Cannavaro on Tuesday said his team would show its quality against defending champions Western Sydney Wanderers in the AFC Champions League group H match here on Wednesday.

Guangzhou extend contract with Brazilian striker Elkeson
Guangzhou extend contract with Brazilian striker Elkeson

Brazilian striker Elkeson has signed a new four-year contract with Chinese football club Guangzhou Evergrande.

Chinese fans laud departing coach Marcello Lippi
Chinese fans laud departing coach Marcello Lippi

Chinese football fans and media heaped praise on Italy`s World Cup winning-coach Marcello Lippi Friday, after he resigned from Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande following three trophy-laden years.

Record signing gives Fabio Cannavaro flying start
Record signing gives Fabio Cannavaro flying start

Record signing Ricardo Goulart gave Guangzhou Evergrande`s new boss Fabio Cannavaro a flying start in the AFC Champions League when he snatched a 1-0 win over FC Seoul on Wednesday.

Rookie boss Fabio Cannavaro faces Asian test
Rookie boss Fabio Cannavaro faces Asian test

Former world player of the year Fabio Cannavaro faces a tough start to his managerial career when he leads 2013 winners Guangzhou Evergrande into the AFC Champions League this week.

Rookie boss Cannavaro faces Asian test
Rookie boss Cannavaro faces Asian test

Former world player of the year Fabio Cannavaro faces a tough start to his managerial career when he leads 2013 winners Guangzhou Evergrande into the AFC Champions League this week.

Fabio Cannavaro misses out on trophy on managerial debut
Fabio Cannavaro misses out on trophy on managerial debut

Former Italian World Cup-winning defender Fabio Cannavaro was denied victory in his first match as a manager when his Guangzhou Evergrande side were upset 5-3 on penalties by FA Cup winners Shandong Luneng in the Chinese Super Cup on Saturday.

China names 23-man squad for Asian Cup
China names 23-man squad for Asian Cup

China on Tuesday announced its 23-man squad for the 2015 Asian Cup to be held in Australia in January.

Lippi, Popovic handed bans over stormy ACL match
Lippi, Popovic handed bans over stormy ACL match

Former Guangzhou Evergrande coach Marcello Lippi and Western Sydney Wanderers skipper Tony Popovic were both handed match bans on Saturday stemming from their roles in a stormy August Asian Champions League match.

Marcelo Lippi on Brazilian scouting mission for Guangzhou Evergrande
Marcelo Lippi on Brazilian scouting mission for Guangzhou Evergrande

Former Italian coach Marcello Lippi is currently on a scouting mission in Brazil for Chinese football club Guangzhou Evergrande.

Fabio Cannavaro replaces Marcello Lippi as Guangzhou Evergrande coach
Fabio Cannavaro replaces Marcello Lippi as Guangzhou Evergrande coach

Italy`s World Cup winning captain Fabio Cannavaro was formally unveiled as the new coach of Chinese champions Guangzhou Evergrande Wednesday, replacing his former national team manager Marcello Lippi.

Italy`s Cannavaro to replace Lippi in China, says reports
Italy`s Cannavaro to replace Lippi in China, says reports

Italy`s World Cup winning captain Fabio Cannavaro was being hotly tipped Monday to replace his former national coach Marcello Lippi as boss of Guangzhou Evergrande after the 66-year-old announced he was stepping aside.

Marcelo Lippi`s Guangzhou clinch 4th consecutive title
Marcelo Lippi`s Guangzhou clinch 4th consecutive title

Marcello Lippi`s Guangzhou Evergrande clinched their fourth successive Chinese Super League title Sunday, finishing three points ahead of second-placed Beijing Guoan after both sides drew their final matches of the season.

Wanderers in fairytale run to AFC Champions League final
Wanderers in fairytale run to AFC Champions League final

This year`s AFC Champions League final has set up a contest between the competition`s newest team and the continent`s most decorated side for the title of Asia`s best football club.

Goal joy turns to woe as Wanderers trio suspended
Goal joy turns to woe as Wanderers trio suspended

Tomi Juric`s caution for a cheeky goal celebration has made him one of three Western Sydney Wanderers players suspended for the AFC Champions League semi-finals` first leg, the club said Friday.

Guangzhou`s Lippi banned for confronting ref: AFC

Guangzhou Evergrande coach Marcello Lippi has been slapped with an initial one-match ban for angrily confronting the referee during an AFC Champions League match, the Asian Football Confederation announced Sunday.

Marcello Lippi storm as nine-man Guangzhou crash

Nine-man Guangzhou Evergrande crashed 1-0 to Western Sydney Wanderers Wednesday in a stormy AFC Champions League quarter-final first leg which left their coach Marcello Lippi facing possible disciplinary action.

Socceroo Matthew Spiranovic to miss ACL quarters

Australian World Cup defender Matthew Spiranovic needs ankle surgery and will miss the Western Sydney Wanderers AFC Champions League quarter-final against Guangzhou Evergrande next month, his club said on Thursday.

Guangzhou hit title form in five-goal romp

Title-holders Guangzhou Evergrande destroyed Diego Forlan`s Cerezo Osaka 5-1 as they moved towards their third straight AFC Champions League quarter-finals in ominous style on Tuesday.

Elkesson double secures champs Guangzhou last 16 place

A first-half double from Brazilian striker Elkeson rescued title-holders Guangzhou Evergrande from possible elimination and sent them into the AFC Champions League last 16 on Tuesday.