Bakambu rescues Beijing Guoan in dramatic Chinese Super League tie

The DR Congo international continued with his impressive goalscoring form to salvage a point for the Imperial Guards

Cedric Bakambu scored a late equaliser as Beijing Guoan secured a dramatic 2-2 draw with Guangzhou Evergrande in Sunday's Chinese Super League fixture.

After salvaging a point for his side against Chongqing Dangdai LifanI last Saturday, the 27-year-old ensured the Beijing outfit extend their unbeaten run to six league games at the Workers' Stadium.

Evergrande grabbed a two-goal lead through Nemanja Gudelj and Yu Hanchao in the 68th and 73rd minutes but Renato Augusto pulled a goal back for the hosts from the penalty spot in the 90th minute..

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And Bakambu ensured the hosts avoided a defeat after benefitting from Jiang Tao's assist a minute later.

The former Villarreal player has now scored three goals in four league games this season.

Beijing Guoan dropped to fifth place in the Chinese top-flight log with 10 points from seven games.