CSL: Shanghai Shenhua set up second round derby with SIPG

The Dalian-based group of Chinese Super League sides finished the first stage of the season on Sunday with the last four games of round one deciding the final standings.Last year’s champions Guangzhou Evergrande had already won the group and cemented top spot with a 1-0 win over Dalian Pro.The difference for Fabio Cannavaro’s side was an own goal from Shan Pengfei at the start of the second half.Rafa Benitez’s Dalian side finished seventh and move on to the relegation play-offs in the second…

CSL: Shanghai Shenhua set up second round derby with SIPG
The Dalian-based group of Chinese Super League sides finished the first stage of the season on Sunday with the last four games of round one deciding the final standings.Last year’s champions Guangzhou Evergrande had already won the group and cemented top spot with a 1-0 win over Dalian Pro.The difference for Fabio Cannavaro’s side was an own goal from Shan Pengfei at the start of the second half.Rafa Benitez’s Dalian side finished seventh and move on to the relegation play-offs in the second…