Shabab Alahli beats Alnasr and qualifies to AG Cup final

Shabab Alahli reached the final of the Arabian Gulf Cup, after beating rival Alnasr 3-1 in penalty shootout, following 1-1 draw in the 120 minutes match.

Shabab Alahli will meet the winner of the second semifinal match between Alwahda and Banyas which will be played next Friday.

After goalless draw in the first and second half, the two teams played two extra times, Shabab Alahli took the lead through Emiliano from penalty spot in 105 mintue, and Alnasr leveled the score when Alvaro Negredo converted the penalty just two minutes to the final whistle.

In the penalty shootouts, Emiliano, Diaz and Ayouvi scored for Shabab Alahli while the goalkeeper Majed Naser saved two penalties. Negredo, Junior Dutra, and Habib Alfardan missed for Al Nasr, and Salem Saleh scored.

Shabab Alahli lineup: Majed Naser, Mohammed Marzouq, Walid Abbas, Abdul Aziz Salem (Mohammed Jaber), Abdul Aziz Haikal, Majed Hassan, Emiliano, Saud Abdul Razzaq (Mauro Diaz) Ahmed Khalil (Ayouvi), Louvanor.