The Brazilian midfielder has joined the Southern China Tigers from Tottenham on a £9.8million deal where he will link up with compatriot Luiz Felipe Scolari.
Paulinho joined Spurs from Corinthians for £17m two years ago but will now move on after being deemed surplus to requirements under Mauricio Pochettino.
It is believed that the deal – a four-year contract for Paulinho – will be made official later this week.
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