|6||Hebei China Fortune FC||28||-2||39|
|10||Shandong Luneng Taishan||28||-3||33|
|12||Yanbian Fude FC||27||-4||32|
|16||Shijiazhuang Ever Bright||28||-24||27|
Jiangsu Shuntian's title hopes are all but over after they could only muster a 2-2 draw against Chongqing Lifan.
Luiz Felipe Scolari has warned his players not to take victory over Yanbian Funde for granted as they seek to clinch the Chinese Super League title.
Guangzhou Evergrande have announced they have terminated their agreement with Marcello Lippi, allowing him to take over the China job.
The China FA has announced former Italy coach Marcello Lippi as the country's new coach, replacing Gao Hongbo.
Former Italy manager Marcello Lippi is being lined up to take a role with the China national team, according to reports in the country this week.
"I can confirm that I received a 10 million-euro offer from China, but I am unsure if that was for a club or for the national team," Del Bosque said.