Shabab Al Ahli wins Ittihad Kalba in ADNOC Pro League


Shabab Al Ahli secured a 3-1 away win over Ittihad Kalba in matchweek seven of the ADNOC Pro League on Friday.

An own goal from Abdul Sallam Mohameed had given Shabab Al Ahli the lead in the 46th minute.

Mateus Lima cemented the Dubai-based side lead when he timed his run perfectly to head in Azizjon Ganiev’s cross.

Azizjon Ganiev turned from a provider to a scorer as he added the third after curling a superb free-kick from outside the box into the top corner.

Leandro Spadacio leite reduced the deficit for the hosts in the 91st minute.

The victory means that Shabab Al Ahli on top with Al Wasl with 17 points, while Ittihad Kalba are 11th with 7 points.