Didier Drogba scored his first two goals for new club Shanghai Shenhua as it dished out a 5-1 beating to Hangzhou.
The visitor took the lead after seven minutes through
Team-mates Feng Renliang,
League leader Guangzhou Evergrande suffered a 2-1 reverse at the hands of third-placed Guizhou Renhe.
Xu Liange's 74th-minute effort was enough to give Beijing Guoan a 1-0 win over Dalian Shide while Changchun Yatai and Henan Jianye fought out a 2-2 draw.
Marquinhos and Zhang Wenzhou gave Changchun Yatai an early lead but
The odds are lengthening on Mark Schwarzer remaining at Fulham with Australia’s most capped player revealing Cottagers coach Martin Jol has not spoken to him “for quite some time” as he prepares for what he could his final game for the club on Monday morning (AEST).