A farewell to China to return to England, in the Premier League. Manuel Pellegrini will be the new coach of West Ham: the official announcement is still missing, but the agreement has already been reached on the basis of a three-year agreement. And after two seasons, the coach greeted the Chinese championship with an important victory for Chongqing Lifan. To open the scoring for the home team captain Zhang Chengdong prompted on a corner kick by Ezequiel Lavezzi, an immediate equalizer for the team of Paulo Bento thanks to the duck of Yang Cheng who gives the network of the momentary 1-1 defender Lu Hao. The own goal that decides the match is sometimes tragicomic decisive the error of Ding Jie who beats his goalkeeper and gives the last 3 Chinese points to Manuel Pellegrini.
On the edge of a nervous breakdown, the Guangzhou Evgrande by Fabio Cannavaro. No victory in the month of May and fifth in the standings. After the game there was talk of Xu Jiayin, magnate of the giant Evegrande, on the verge of a nervous breakdown ready to replace all the foreigners of the rose in the next shopping campaign. Decisive goals by Moukandjo and Augusto Fernandez, sent off at the end due to a very ugly reaction foul on Yu Hanchao. In China it seems they are already looking for the substitute of Fabio Cannavaro for the leadership of the bench.

Positive day, however, for Graziano Pellè. His Shandong Luneng is placed momentarily in first place in the standings thanks to the 3 points obtained in the comeback on the difficult field of Tianjin Teda on assists of the Italian Graziano Pellè.
A positive period is confirmed also for the former Milan Alexandre Pato. After filing the passage to the Champions League quarter-finals, Paulo Sousa’s Tianjin Quanjian wins three key points for the run-up to the Asian Champions League, beating Shanghai Shenhua 2-1 thanks to the late-minute goal of former Milan Pato.