Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, scored twice as Changchun Yatai thrashed visiting 10-man Dalian Yifang 3-0 in a Chinese Super League †(CSL) clash on Wednesday.
Ighalo has now scored four goals in his last four league games.
Dalian Yifang got off to the worst possible start as they were reduced to 10 men following Shanping Yang’s sending off.
Changchun Yatai took advantage of the numerical advantage as Ighalo opened the scoring from the penalty spot on 10 minutes.
Adrian Mierzejewski doubled Changchun’s when he got on the score sheet in the 29th minute.
And in the 39th minute, Ighalo bagged his brace as he once again converted from the penalty spot to put Changchun 3-0 up.
It was a return to winning ways for Changchun who had lost their last two league games.
They now occupy 12th position on 17 points in the 16-team Chinese League table.