By James Agberebi:
Former Super Eagles striker Obafemi Martins was on target for Shanghai Shenhua but it was not enough as they lost 3-1 at home to Shanghai SIPG FC in the Chinese Super League on Saturday, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
The goal was Martins’ third goal after five CSL games this season.
Lei Wu gave Shanghai SIPG the lead when he scored in the 35th minute.
Martins equalised for Shanghai Shenhua with three minutes left in the first half.
Brazilian striker Hulk put Shanghai SIPG 2-1 ahead in the 89th minute.
And in the 91st minute an own goal from Shanghai Shenhua player Yunqiu Li secured the win for Shanghai SIPG.
The defeat leaves Shanghai Shenhua on seventh on 11 points in the league table.