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Guangzhou R&F hold off Henan Jianye

05-14-2012 18:31 BJT

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Newly promoted Guangzhou R&F looked to continue its big league run against Henan Jianye. A win by R&F would help the former second-division club climb back into second on the CSL table and keep the pressure on city rival and league front-runner Guangzhou Evergrande.

Guangzhou struck first midway through the opening half...Rafael Coelho met a deep cross and hammered home the opener...1-0 early. Coelho started the celebration for R & F.

Then it was Davi finishing off a feed inside the box...that doubled Guangzhou’s lead over Henan at the break.

In the 63rd minute...Henan cut the margin in half with a Bi Jinhao tap-in. But Guangzhou Fuli held on for the 2-1 win and grabbed second place in the league standings.

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Editor:Wang Xiaomei |Source: CNTV.CN

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