Al Duhail Defeats Persepolis in ACL…

Our first team of football succeeded in achieving victory in the ladt fixture of the AFC Champions League Group Stage over the Iranian Side Persepolis by two goals to one at Azadi Stadium which kicked off at 7 pm. With this result the team rached 7 points.

The first half ended in a draw by one goal each. Persepolis scored by player Shehab Zahedi in the 7th minute. However our player Mohamed Muntari scored the equalising goal in the 9th minute.

In the second half, our team performed with more concentration and moving forward in an offensive attempts on the opponents areas, while Persepolis retreated and relied on counter attacks. The referee granted a penalty to Persepolis in the 79th minute which was missed. Olunga managed in the 84th minute with splendid solo effort to seal the victory scoring the second goal.

Match Card:
Date & Time: Monday 05 Dec 2023 – 7 pm
Venue: Azadi Stadium
Ocassion: AFC Champions League
Teams: Al Duhail – Persepolis
First Half Result: 1 – 1
Match Result: 2 – 1 (Al Duhail)
Goals: Sehab Zahedi (7th minute – Persepolis), Mohamed Muntari (9th minute), Michael Olunga (84th minute)
Yellow Cards: Ismail Mohamed, Youssef Ayman, Salah Zakaria
Red Cards: None
Starting 11: Salah Zakaria, Ismail Mohamed, Youssef Ayman, Mohamed Moussa, Sultan Al Brake, Asem Madibo, Ibrahim Kader (Karim Boudiaf), Lotfi Madjer (Luiz Martin), Isaac Lihadj (Kim Moon Huan), Al Moez Ali, Mohamed Muntari (Michael Olunga) (Mohamed Al Naimi).

Substitutes: Mohamed Said, Shehab Al Laithi, Mohamed Al Naimi, Kim Moon Huan, Fares Said, Jassem Al Mheiri, Karim Boudiaf, Luiz Martin, Michael Olunga, Abdulaziz Mohamed.