Marcello Lippi has started his Chinese adventure with a victory on the Guangzhou Evergrande bench.
The 2006 World Cup winning Italy Coach signed for the club on Thursday and quickly made his debut on Sunday.
It was a 1-0 victory over Qingdao Jonoon, who are currently propping up the table, decided by Gao Lin’s 68th minute goal.
Guangzhou Evergrande were already top of the table before Lippi took over.
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