Shanghai Shenhua edge Perth Glory 2-1 in AFC Champions League Sports


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DOHA, Qatar, Nov. 18 (Xinhua) -- Shanghai Shenhua beat Perth Glory 2-1 in AFC Champions League here on Wednesday, snatching their first victory in the tournament in 11 years. Shenhua broke the deadlock just after seven minutes as Zhu Jianrong received Yu Hanchao's precise cross and rolled it back to Peng Xinli, who smashed in a volley. In the 38th minute, Shenhua managed to enlarge the lead with Yu demonstrating his prowess. The 33-year-old veteran dribbled through the defenders and contributed a close range tap-in. Perth Glory pulled one back after defender Dane Ingham's first attempt was denied by Shenhua...