Hulk in record move to Chinese Super League

Brazilian striker Hulk has moved to Chinese Super League team Shangai SIPG from Zenit St.Petersburg for £46.1 million, making him the most expensive signing in the history of Asian football. That title was previously held by Alex Teixiera, who Jaingsu Suning paid Shaktar Donetsk £38.4m for. In signing for Shangai SIPG, whose head coach is Sven Goran Eriksson, Hulk becomes just the sixth non-Chinese player at the club with the others being, fellow Brazilian Elkeson, Asamoah Gyan (Ghana), Dario Conca (Argentina), Kim Ju-Young (South Korea) and Jean Evrard Kouassi (Ivory Coast).…

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Two more superstars linked with BIG moves to Chinese Super League

Chinese Super League clubs have already invested an enormous amount of money into the signings of Ramires, Jackson Martinez, Alex Teixeira, Fredy Guarin and Gervinho this transfer window. However, the latest reports suggest that Chinese clubs are not done yet. Goal.com, via Russian newspaper Izvestia, claims that Shanghai Shenhua are preparing a huge £70 million deal for Zenit St Petersburg striker Hulk. The 29-year old Brazilian international signed for Zenit in a £46 million deal from Porto in 2012 and he helped his club win the 2014-15 Russian League title. In another story,…

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Former Arsenal star Andrey Arshavin has the CREEPIEST laugh in the world

Zenit St Petersburg have been flexing their social media muscles lately with a series of entertaining short adverts centring around striker Hulk. The series known as ‘Hulk Smash’ has been doing the rounds recently to great success, and the latest instalment sees the Brazil international celebrating his birthday. Former Arsenal midfielder Andrey Arshavin presents the giant striker with a birthday cake, and Hulk, not knowing his own strength, blows the cake over a teammate’s face when he goes to extinguish the candles. Oh how the Zenit team did laugh, but…

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