Australian striker Brendon Santalab has scored yet again for Chengdu Blades in the Chinese Super League. The 27-year old former Sydney FC man has enjoyed a fruitful start to his career in China, scoring eight goals in 11 appearances, helping the Blades climb the table.

Overnight, Santalab netted the only goal in the 40th minute in Chengdu's 1-0 win over Jiangsu Shuntian.

The three points enabled the Blades to jump to 10th on the table and has given them 10 wins, two less than the most ion the competition.

Chengdu currently sit five points out of the top six.