Odion Ighalo’s brace powers Changchun Yatai to victory

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The 28-year-old scored twice as Chen Jingang’s side eased past the Red devils in the Chinese topflight encounter

Nigeria international, Odion Ighalo scored both goals as Changchun Yatai defeated Henan Jianye 2-0 in a Chinese Super League duel on Wednesday.

The forward found his way past the defenders as he fired home the curtain raiser, few minutes after the kick-off.

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Ighalo took the game beyond Yasen Petrov’s men when he scored his second four minutes after the hour mark to take his goal tally to ten in his 19 appearances for the Development Area Stadium outfit this season.

Jingang‘s side are 10th on the log with 26 points from 21 games.

The Changchun giants will host Yanbian Funde in their next game on Sunday.

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