Al Wasl ends the season with two goals in Al Dhafra
Al Wasl achieved an important victory over his counterpart Al Dhafra, with two goals to one in the match that was held between them at Zabeel Stadium, in the 26th round of the Arabian Gulf League.
Al Wasl started the match well, and almost opened the scoring early in the 3 minute through Fabio de Lima, after he tamed Ali Saleh's cross from the left side, but his ball over the crossbar. However, unlike the course of the match, Al Dhafra succeeded in scoring the advance goal through the header of his defender Muslim Al-Hamdani, in the 28th minute.
The emperor continued his control of the match and came close to scoring the equalizer after Fabio, who was on target from the right, but the visitors' defender intervened at the right time, preventing him from scoring. In the 45th minute, and moments before the end of the first half, the referee awarded a penalty for the yellow team, after Ali Saleh was blocked by Al Dhafra's defender, to see Fabio de Lima, scoring the equalizer.
With the start of the second half, the emperor intensified his attempts on goal, and coach Oder Hillman pushed Faris Khalil instead of Youssef Al Muhairi, who was injured.
In the 59th minute, striker and sniper Joao Figredo scored the lead after turning a neat cross from the right, into the goal with a single touch with his right foot.
Hellmann, made the second switch by entering the young Brazilian striker Luis Henrique, at the expense of Ali Saleh, in the 69th minute to activate the offensive side of the team and score a third goal that ends on Amal Al Dhafra, in the return to the meeting, followed by a third substitution by entering Shehab ahmed, instead of Ronaldo Mendes, in the minute 77.
Then a fourth substitution by entering Khamis Nasser at the expense of Fabio de Lim.
The referee was counted 3 minutes in lost time, to end the match with Al-Yellow's victory, with two goals to one.