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ACL: Shenhua beats Armed Forces 4-1

ACL: Shenhua beats Armed Forces 4-1

Barcos scored twice Wednesday to lead Shanghai Shenhua to a 4-1 win over 10-man Armed Forces in the Asian Champions League.
He scored from the penalty spot in the 25th minute to give Shanghai a 1-0 lead after defender Hafiz Osman had handled the ball in the area and was sent off.
John Wilkinson equalized for the Singaporean club after he beat an offside trap in the 64th.
Yu Tao restored Shenhua's lead from six meters out after a corner, and Yin Xifu blasted in a 25-meter shot in the 84th before Barcos scored his second goal with a header.
The Chinese club leads Group G with three points after its opening game.