Jiangsu Suning are still unbeaten this season after a 2-1 road victory over Beijing Guoan in the eighth round of 2016 Chinese Super League (CSL) on Sunday.
Jorge Sammir scored Jiangsu’ s opener in the 14th minute and Zhao Hejing equalized for Beijing in the 24th. Jiangsu’ s Alex Teixeira was sent off for two yellow cards before halftime. In the 64th minute, Li Ang scored the winner for Jiangsu with a free kick. Beijing Guoan has won only one game this season in the League.
Despite of a two-goal lead, Shandong Luneng lost to Tianjin Teda 3-2 and suffered their third consecutive defeat.
Guangzhou Evergrande won 2-1 away at Hangzhou Greentown and grabbed their seventh straight win while Alan Douglas and Ricardo Goulart scored for the defending champions.
Elsewhere, the newcomer Yanbian beat Changchun Yatai 2-0 at home and Shanghai SIPG defeated Shijiazhuang Ever Bright 2-1, extending their winning streak to five games.