Shanghai SIPG announce Villas-Boas departure

Shanghai SIPG announce Villas-Boas departure

Shanghai SIPG announce Villas-Boas departure HONG KONG, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Chinese Super League side Shanghai SIPG have said that Andre Villas-Boas has resigned from his position as head coach, announcing his departure in a statement on Thursday. The news comes a day after the 40-year-old Portuguese coach was confirmed as a participant in January’s […]

In China, internet censors are accidentally helping revive an invented “Martian” language

In China, internet censors are accidentally helping revive an invented “Martian” language

When Chinese social media users on microblog Weibo came across an almost illegible post earlier this month, many of them would have instantly recognized it as “Martian,” a coded language based on Chinese characters that was very popular many years ago. It was a version of a post by a prominent retired sociologist and sex […]