Netease Sports reported on October 23:
In the 120th minute, Yang Xu received Moreno through a pass again to form a single-handed goal, but his shot was blocked by goalkeeper Chen Wei. After missing a lore, Yang Xu exploded.
Afterwards, the game entered a penalty shootout, SIPG goalkeeper Chen Wei saved Moreno's penalty, SIPG made all of them, SIPG defeated Shenhua 5-4 with a total score of 6-5 and advanced to the top 4.
After losing the game, Yang Xu lost control of his emotions and left tears, while captain Moreno comforted him by his side.