Maroune Fellaini scored all the goals as Shadong Luneng secured a 3-2 win against Dailian FC in their first game of the season.
The former Manchester United star was the hero at the Dalian Football Training Base Stadium on Sunday after scoring a hat-trick for his side as the Chinese Super League returns today.
The home team through former West Brom striker Salomon Rondon took the lead with the only goal of the first half.
Fellaini who played as a striker for Shandong equalised for his side in the 79 minutes with a header.
He scored another with a header in the 83rd minutes before completing his header hattrick in the 86th minute.
Marcus Denielson pulled one back for Dalian but Maroune Fellaini 7 minutes hat-trick was enough to earn Shandong the away win and all the maximum points.
Flying Belgian! Fellaini headed a hat trick in 7 minutes to help the team reverse the win. pic.twitter.com/h2BJLtuMHK
— John Zhao (@Zhao2285773John) July 26, 2020