Shabab Alahli moved to the 4th place with 47, after 3-0 win over Al Wasl, in the 25th matchweek of the Arabian Gulf League at Rashid Stadium on Friday night.
Youssef Jaber opened the score for Shabab Alahli in the 12th minute, from a penalty spot, Carlos Eduardo made it 2-0 in the 30th minute, while Hareb Abdullah added the third goal in the 38th minute.
Shabab Alahli lineup included: Majid Nasser, Walid Abbas, Hamdan Al-Kamali, Youssef Jaber, Ahmed Abdellah Jamil, Majed Hassan, Adiljon, Jalaluddin Masharipov, Carlos Eduardo, Harib Abdullah, and Igor Jesus.
Mahdi Ali made five substitutions in the second half, Yuri Caesar, Saud Abdelrazzaq, Saeed Ahmed, Mohammad Jaber, and Abdelaziz Sanqour, replaced Harib Abdellah, Majid Hassan, Igor Jesus, Youssef Jaber and Walid Abbas.
Speaking at the post match press conference, Mahdi Ali, the head coach of Shabab Alahli, said he is satisfied with the result and the performance of the players, stating that his team scored three goals in the first half to kill the match, he added: “In the second half, we rested some players, We have some chances but failed to score more goals, which is important is to win and move one step forward in the ranking.
Mahdi Ali commented on the injury of Igor Jesus, indicating that it is minor injury that occurred in the in the Istiklol match match in the AFC Champions League, and it was repeated today, stressing that it is not serious.