slammed fourth-placed Tianjin Quanjian 4-0 at home in the second leg of the fifth round to overturn a 3-0 deficit.
Right-back Fu Huan was already banned for six matches, so second-placed SIPG
look to be at a massive disadvantage going to Nanjing.
of contract at the end current campaign and SIPG
and GUANGZHOU have enquired after Wearsiders' hitman.
Bivash Mukherjee, sports editor of Shanghai Daily, said: "I think Tim Cahill is a major coup for Shanghai Shenhua given that their local rivals Shanghai SIPG
has been very, very busy in the market.
Weekend reports suggested that Papiss Cisse was set to be offered ridiculous money to join former England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson at Shanghai SIPG
The purchase follows comments from SIPG
chair Lu Haihu that the company will not seek further short-term opportunities for container terminal expansions at the Port of Shanghai.
Also, on 12 June, SIPG
is to sign a memorandum of cooperation with Cosco-controlled Piraeus Port Authority (OLP), at the OLP headquarters, where there is already heightened activity ahead of the arrival of high-ranking Chinese shipping officials.
v JIANGSU SUNING 1pm By Steve Davies JIANGSU were the last team to win at Shanghai SIPG
almost 12 months ago but a repeat success for the Nanjing outfit looks unlikely when these Chinese rivals clash in the first knockout round of the Asian Champions League.
Leonardo and Lee Dong-gook both scored a brace as Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors of South Korea produced a dominating second-half display at home to thrash China's Shanghai SIPG
5-0 yesterday to march into the semi-finals of the Asian Champions League.
Gyan scored on his first appearance for the Red Knights last week in a 5-1 annihilation of his old club Al Ain, from where he moved to Shanghai SIPG
in the summer of 2015.
Ighalo attracted interest from China in January, with Shanghai SIPG
keen to sign him for around PS15m.
SVEN GORAN ERIKSSON has been sacked as manager by Shanghai SIPG
and replaced by Andre Villas-Boas.