The Boss Puts Firm Hands on the Top Spot and Satisfied by 1-1 Draw Against Al Wahda


Al Ain First Football Team was satisfied by the result of 1-1 draw in matchweek 6 of ADNOC Pro League against Al Wahda FC. The match was held this evening at Hazza bin Zayed Stadium.

The first half ended by a goalless draw. In the Second half, the Boss took the lead through Soufiane Rahimi at the 65th minute of the match. In the added on time, the Clarets equalized from a suspicious penalty kick through Syrian Omar Khribeen at “90+9”.

Al Ain stay on top of the table with 14 points; whereas Al Wahda move to eighth in the standings with 8 points.

Al Ain: 1
Goals: Soufiane Rahimi “65”.

Starting Lineup: Khaled Eisa, Bandar Al Ahbabi, Yassin Meriah, Kwame Aton, Eric, Yahiya Nader, Khaled Al Blooshi, Caio Canedo, Soufiane Rahimi, Christian Guanca and Laba Kodjo.

Substitutions: Nasser Al Shukaili replaced Khaled Al Blooshi “63” – Mohammed Shaker replaced Yassin Meriah “65” –Jonatas de Santos replaced Caio Canedo “67” –Saeed Jumaa replaced Bandar Al Ahbabi “90” –Ali Al Blooshi replaced Soufiane Rahimi 90″.

Yellow Cards: Caio Canedo “56” – Soufiane Rahimi “65”.

Red Cards: None.

Shots: 12
Shot on goal: 4
Shoots inside the box: 6
Shots out of the box: 6
Corners: 3
Offside: 2
Possession: 54%

Al Wahda: 1
Goals: Omar Khribeen, penalty kick “90+9”.

Starting Lineup: Mohammed Al Shamsi, Lucas Pimenta, Mahmoud Khamis, Joao Pedro Pereira, Ismail Matar, Fabio Martinez, Khamis Ismail, Jose Angel, Aladdin Zuhair, Ahmed Rashid and Omar Khribeen.

Substitutions: Khalil Ibrahim replaced Khamis Ismail “71” – Tahnoon Al Zaabi replaced Ismail Matar “82”.

Yellow Cards: Khamis Ismail “19” – Ismail Matar “20” – Omar Khribeen “48” – Mahmoud Khamis “72”.

Red Cards: None.

Shots: 4
Shots on goal: 2
Shoots inside the box: 3
Shoots out of the box: 1
Corners: 0
Offside: 0
Possession: 45%

Match Officials
The match was managed by Mohammed Abdullah Hassan, “Match Referee”. He was assisted by Mohammed Ahmed Youssef, “First Assistant Referee”, Hassan Al Mehri, “Second Assistant Referee”, Youssef Al Jasmi, “Fourth Official”, Saqr Al Zaabi, “Video Referee”, Mohammed Salem Youssef, “Assistant Video Referee”. The match was attended by Ahmed Rashid, “Referees Assessor” and Mohammed Al Kamali “Match Commissioner”.