Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo was on target for Changchun Yatai in their 2-1 victory over Shanghai East Asia on Sunday’s Chinese Super Lig encounter.
Ighalo continued his treble performance as he scored twice for his side and as thus bagged seven goals in his fifth appearance this season.
The 28-year-old striker struck the opener in the 13th minute through an assist from Jiang Zhe.
In the 40th minute of the game Wu Lei levelled for the visiting side but entering into second half, Ighalo put Yatai back in front on 68 minutes to earn them all three points.
They are currently ranked 7th on the log with eleven points from eight games.