If You Pay Them, They Will Come: The Mercurial Rise of the Chinese Super League

With globalization and teams in China wiling to splash large amounts of cash, we’re beginning to witness the start of a┬áChinese Super League manifest destiny.

Last Sunday, Brazilian midfielder Oscar started a mid-game skirmish while playing for Shanghai SIPG of the Chinese Super League. The incident, which has earned the former Chelsea star an eight-game suspension, won’t likely furrow his brow, as he’s set to make over $23 million