It must be hard to decline an annual salary of €6.7m
And another Bundesliga player leaves - Dortmund's Lucas Barrios
follows Podolski's and Marin's footsteps, except he's not moving to the Premier League, but to
China! The Paraguayan international has stunned football by joining Guangzhou Evergrande for a
2012: Rise of the Chinese Football Empire? is a post from: Just Football
Following the arrival of Nicolas Anelka and Jean Tigana at Shanghai Shenhua, the Chinese
Super League (CSL) has received more attention in a month than it has previously done in
almost a decade.
The CSL itself is coming up to its ninth year as China's top league since it superseded the
Jia-A League in 2003.