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Jiangsu Sainty

Jiangsu clinch first AFC Champions League win

Jiangsu Sainty's Ren Hang chases after Kai Hirano of Buriram United during their AFC Champions League clash in Nanjing. Photo: Xinhua

The victory was Jiangsu's first in their debut season in the continental club championship and hauls them back into contention for a place in next month's round of 16 after a slow start to the competition by the Chinese Super League runners-up.

Wednesday, 3 April, 2013, 5:12am

Jiangsu wary of challenge posed by Buriram

Liu Jianye (left). Photo: Xinhua

Buriram United made such an impression in last year's AFC Champions League, Jiangsu Sainty coach Dragan Okuka is preaching caution ahead of his side's meeting with the Thai Premier League side tonight.

2 Apr 2013 - 5:43am

Tight security promised for Nanjing soccer clash

Security is tight ahead of tonight's match between Japan's Vegalta Sendai and Jiangsu Sainty

Tight security and palpable historical tensions are expected tonight when Japan's Vegalta Sendai play China's Jiangsu Sainty in Nanjing, the scene of a war-time massacre by Japanese troops.

12 Mar 2013 - 5:20am

Jiangsu Sainty sees sweet success with first foray in AFC Champions League

Yang Chen

Jiangsu Sainty kick off their first foray into the AFC Champions League on Tuesday with a trip to South Korea to face K-League champions FC Seoul, with qualification for the continental championship marking the latest high point in the Nanjing-based club's development.

24 Feb 2013 - 3:42am