Zimbabwe International Nyasha Mushekwi propelled his Chinese Super League team Dalian Yifang to their first victory in the league on Saturday in a 3-0 win over Guangzhou Evergrande.

Dalian Yifang has for the first time moved away from the bottom place and are now fifteenth on the league table with 6 points from nine games.

The former Swedish Djurgården star opened the scoring for his team in the 24th minute.

Two minutes before the break Yifang doubled their lead with Yannick Carrasco from the penalty spot after Mushekwi was brought down in the 18 yard box.

Jinxian Wang killed off the match as a contest in the 87th minute to see off victory.

Nushekwi has been enjoying game play under new coach Bernd Schuster making a third successive appearance for the Chinese Super League side.