–Eagles forward powers Chinese side to victory
Guangzhou R&F forward, Aaron Samuel, scored his first goal of the season helping his team to a 2-1 win against Hangzhou Greentown in their first game of the Chinese Super League.
Samuel, heavily linked with a move to CSKA Moscow of Russia, opened the scoring for his team in the 53rd minute before teeing up Abderrazak Hamdallah for his team second goal in the 78th minute.A late goal from Bassem Boullabi ended up as a consolation for Hangzhou, as Aaron Samuel and his teammates hanged on to start the season on a winning note.The Nigerian listed by the club as outgoing wasn’t registered by the team for their Asia Champions League campaign and there are still rumours he might depart the team in the summer or before the transfer window closes in Russia.
Last season the 20-year-old former Dolphins forward scored eight times from 16 league games helping his team finish third in the league in his first season in China.Watch The Premier League Live!! with EXPRESSVPN the #1 Trusted Name in VPN