Al Ain striker Jamal Maarouf refused to celebrate his two goals against his former team (Al Nasr) in the match between the two teams yesterday evening at Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium, in the fourth round of the Arabian Gulf Football Cup, which ended 3-1 , To collect «leader» seventh point in his tally, joint in the lead with Ahli youth, while the points of «Brigadier» at four points.
The striker scored the opening goal for his team in the 13th minute and added his second and third for his team in the 53rd minute, but refused to show any signs of happiness or the usual celebration in the manner of the Italian star Juventus, Portuguese international «Don» Cristiano Ronaldo, jumping air With fixing feet and open hands.
Jamal Maarouf celebrated with Al Ain on two occasions by scoring against his former team (Sharjah) last season, when he scored against him during the confrontation between the two teams in the Arabian Gulf Cup, which ended in favor of «Al Zaim» 4-1, and repeated the celebration in the manner of Portuguese Ronaldo in The Arabian Gulf League match, held in Sharjah, ended 2-2.
The player, who moved to Al Ain last season, after the dismissal of the Sharjah club management services, at the press conference before yesterday's game: «Founded in Al Nasr, a club that provided a well-known beauty to the sports arena, and today I am the son of Al Ain, and defend the slogan leader with all Respect and appreciation for the Dean ».
Marouf raised his tally of goals in his career with all clubs to 74, including nine with his current team Al Ain, three of them in the Arabian Gulf League, five in the Arabian Gulf Cup, and one goal in the AFC Champions League, and besides his goals he played important roles in the industry. The goals for his fellow strikers, as he formed a pair with the former player, Swedish Marcos Berg, and Egyptian Hussein Shahat.
Brazil's Caio Canedo scored the second goal for Al Ain in the 45th minute, while Da Silva's only victory was scored in the 86th minute. Al-Ameed has played 10 players since the 42nd minute after the referee showed Brazilian Globier the yellow card.