Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao Football Club is a Chinese professional football club that currently participates in the Chinese Super League under the license of the Chinese Football Association. The team is based in Guangzhou, Guangdong, and their home stadium is the Tianhe Stadium which has a seating capacity of 58,500. Their current majority shareholders are the Evergrande Real Estate Group (60%) and the e-commerce company Alibaba Group (40%).

Full name Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao Football Club
广州恒大淘宝足球俱乐部
Nickname(s) Southern China Tigers (华南虎)
Founded June 1954; 61 years ago (Semi-professional)
8 January 1993; 23 years ago (Professional)
Ground Tianhe Stadium
Capacity 58,500
Owner Evergrande Real Estate (60%)
Alibaba (40%)
Chairman Kang Bing
Manager Luiz Felipe Scolari
League Chinese Super League
2015 Chinese Super League, 1st

10月18日,恒大发布了最新的亚冠海报“以天下为之笼 则雀无所逃”。目前广州恒大已经从天津飞往大阪,等待他们的将是在亚冠半决赛次回合与大阪钢巴的决战。

  恒大海报中恒大队员围成一圈,中间则是一句古语:“以天下为之笼,则雀无所逃”。就是在海报中间,“雀”字上那个鸟雀图案,正好是大阪钢巴队徽上鸟雀造型,意思是指钢巴已成笼中雀。

  随着恒大客场2-0战胜泰达,中超夺冠之路已占有主动权,恒大将全力在亚冠赛场一展拳脚,首回合比赛中,恒大主场2-1战胜钢巴。