Changchun Yatai ended their two game losing streak in the Chinese Super League after thrashing Beijing Guoan 4-0.
Cao Tianbao scored in the 18th minute to give Changchun a 1-0 half time lead. After the break the game belonged to the away side with three goals in the final 15 minutes cementing the win.
The result sees Changchun go ahead of Beijing on goal difference and move into fourth place on the table after 26 games.
Elsewhere Dalian Shide and Shandong Luneng scored a penalty apiece in a 1-1 draw while Hangzhou drew 0-0 at home to Shanghai Shenxin.