Shabab Alahli returned to winning by defeating Alain 2-0 in the matchweek 17 of the Arabian Gulf League at Shabab Alahli stadium in Al Awir, on Thursday. Shabab Alahli raised its tally to 32 points in the fourth place and Alain remained second with 35 points.
Lovanour Henrique scored the first goal in the seventh minute, and Ahmed Khalil extended his team’s lead by scoring the second goal in the 84th minute. While Alain completed the match with nine players after Muhannad Al Enezi and Abrahemia Diakih were sent off.
Just seven minutes from the start Lovanour Henrique opened the score, taking advantage of Abdul Aziz Haikal’s pass from the right.
In the second half Alain tried to level the score by intensifying its attacks, but failed to reach back of the net and in 70 minutes red card was shown to Muhannad Al-Enezi, followed by substitute Ibrahima Diake after nine minutes.
Six minutes to the final whistle, Ahmed Khalil scored the second goal with a header to secure the three points for his side.
Shabab Alahli line up: Majed Nasser, Mohammed Marzouq, Walid Abbas, Abdul Aziz Salem (Mohammed Jaber), Abdul Aziz Haikal, Majid Hassan, Walid Hussein (Abdullah Al Naqbi), Mauro Diaz, , Ahmed Khalil, lovanour (Ahmed Jashk).