Shanghai SIPG’s Oscar lashes the ball at an opposition player during the match against Guangzhou R&F. Oscar was slapped with an eight-game ban for the incident. Photo: AFP
Paul Ryding
Opinion

Opinion

Paul Ryding

When they show such contempt for the league and the fans, why do China’s clubs persist with big-money ‘star’ foreign players at the expense of domestic talent?

Oscar’s actions that led to his recent ban and Carlos Tevez’s comments about Chinese football are the latest in a long line of instances of foreign players behaving badly in China

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Shanghai SIPG’s Oscar lashes the ball at an opposition player during the match against Guangzhou R&F. Oscar was slapped with an eight-game ban for the incident. Photo: AFP
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