Shabab Alahli back on top after winning Al Jazira

Shabab Alahli beat Al Jazira 3-2 and returned to the top of the ADNOC Pro League’s table on Saturday. Shabab Alahli raised its tally to 42 points in the first place, while Al Jazira are sixth with 33 points.

Al Jazir took the head after 19 minutes through Ali Mabkhout from penalty spot, Mamadou Coulibaly scored the second in the 31st minute.

Just two minutes after the break Omar Khribin reduced the deficit opening the score for Shabab Alahli. In the 71st minute Omar Khribin turned from a scorer to a provider after setting up Yahya AlGhassani inside the box who scored the second goal to make it 2-2.

Federico Cartabia completed the dramatic comeback for Shabab Alahli from the spot to give his side the three points.