China Wrap: Title glory awaits Evergrande

Marcello Lippi's men needed a late goal to secure maximum points, Elkeson taking his tally for the season to 21 as he found the net nine minutes from time.

Giovanny Moreno had earlier levelled from the spot for Shanghai following Gao Lin's 50th-minute opener.

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