Chinese Super League

CSL: Shanghai close in on Beijing

June 11, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Shanghai Shenhua have cut the lead at the top of the Chinese Super League thanks to a 3-2 win over Jiangsu Shuntian. Meanwhile, Beijing Guoan were unable to extend their advantage at the top of the table after being held to a 1-1 draw away to Henan Jianye.

The leaders had looked set to pick up three points on the road when Joel Griffiths put them ahead in the 17th minute, but Leandro Netto equalised from the penalty spot with 12 minutes remaining for third-bottom Henan.

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