Shabab Alahli trashes Ajman 5-2


Shabab Alahli raised its tally to 43 points at the top of the Arabian Gulf League table, after demolishing host Ajman 5-2, in the at Rashid bin Saeed Stadium, in the 19th matchweek.

Shabab Alahli took the lead in the 34th minute through Ahmed Khalil, and Leonardo scored the second goal in the 44th minute to finish the first half 2-0.

In the second half William Oso narrowed the gap in the 51st minute, before Vander Vieira equalized the score in the 64th minute from the penalty spot.

Shabab Alahli scored the third goal in the 76th minute through Federico Cartabia from the penalty spot, the fourth goal for Shabab Alahli was own goal through Ajman defender Mohammed Sabeel, while Ahmed Khalil scored the fifth goal in the 85th minute.

Shabab Alahli line up included: Hassan Hamza, Mohamed Marzouq, Walid Abbas, Youssef Jaber, Abdel Aziz Heikal, Walid Hussein, Eid Khamis, Majed Hassan, Leonardo, Cartabia, Ahmed Khalil.

The technical staff made three substitutions in the second half, Abdullah Alnaqbi, Lovanor and Pedro Conde in place replaced Leonardo Walid Hussein and Ahmed Khalil.

The match is the first for the new coach Gerard Zaragosa, who spoke at the post match press, thanking his players for the performance, considering that the three points is the most important thing, promising to work on correcting mistakes and seeking to develop the team level more.