WATCH: Robinho’s brace brushes aside Shanghai Shenxin

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GUANGZHOU, CHINA - JULY 23:  (CHINA OUT) Robinho #56 of Guangzhou Evergrande drives the ball during the international friendly match between Guangzhou Evergrande and FC Bayern Muenchen of the Volkswagen Cup Guangzhou at Tianhe Stadium on July 23, 2015 in Guangzhou, China.  (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images)

Brazilian star scored twice as won their Chinese Super League game against Shanghai Shenxin on Friday.

Former AC Milan and Real Madrid forward’s brace successfully led the Southern Tigers to clinch a 4-2 victory over the bottom-table team.

Robinho scored the second goal on a well-struck left-footed shot in the 58th after receiving Gao Lin’s pass. He doubled his account ten minutes before final whistle through a close range strike.

The win helped close the gap on the top of CSL’s table between second-place Evergrande and first-place rivals Shanghai SIPG, who are now just one point clear.

Watch the goals below: