Nigerian international Odion Ighalo scored twice as his Chinese Super League side Changchun Yatai defeated Guanzhou R&F in a league game on Sunday, reports.

The former Watford FC forward put his side level in the 54th minute after Ye Changui gave Guanzhou the lead in the 20th minute.

Du Zheyu put Changchun ahead in the 78th minute but Xiao Zhi leveled up in the 84th minute for Guanzhou R&F only for Ighalo to score the winner in the 89th minute.

Changchun Yatai are now placed 9th after 17 games with 22 points on the Chinese Super League table.

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