Shabab Al-Ahly qualified for the semi-finals of the Arab Gulf Cup, after its victory over Al-Wasl 5-1, yesterday, at the Rashid Stadium, which will also see its match in the Golden Square with Al-Jazeera.
The Brazilian star Leonardo de Sousa shone and scored a great goal, which was the turning point in the match from a direct free kick that settled the meeting in favor of Al Ahly youth.
The two teams presented a strong match, and the first half was exciting, and the young player fought Suhail to score the first goal for Al-Ahly youth after two minutes, when Ahmed Abdullah played a cross, but Suhail hit the ball near the post, while Ecuadorian Fernando Jaipur responded with a dangerous attack in the interest of Al Wasl, A strong shot hit by goalkeeper Majid Nasser (11).
The excitement rose after 15 minutes, when Suhail fought another missed opportunity, from a ball passed by Brazilian Leonardo de Souza, and Suhail singled the goal and hit the ball, but Al Wasl goalkeeper, Hamid Abdullah, starred and farther the ball, before Mohammed Marzouk scored the first goal of "Farasan" Dubai »From a ball played by the Moldovan Lovinor Henrique, and Marzouq finished with his head in the goal (19).
Al-Wasl was active after the goal scored by Marzouq, and Brazilian Fabio Lima completely wasted a goal and hit a powerful ball that Majed Nasser brilliantly saved to a corner kick (24).
In the second half, Al-Ahly's youth started better, and Brazilian Lucas Galvão almost caused Al Wasl goal to enter the second goal, when he accidentally passed the ball and reached Abdullah Al-Naqbi, who played the ball to Leonardo de Souza, but he fired the ball away from the goal (53), Before Leonardo scored the second goal with a direct free kick, he hit it with a great shot at goal (62).
Dubai Knights continued to dominate the center of the stadium, and Lovanor hit a powerful ball that passed near Al-Qa’im (65), while Al-Qaim saved a missile shot from Ahmed Khalil (69), and the ball bounced back to a dangerous attack by Al-Wasl saved by Ahmed Abdullah, before it went past the goal.
And the "emperor" pressed in the last 10 minutes, but without risking the goal of Al-Ahly youth, while the counterattacks of "Dubai Knights", through which Argentine Federico Cartabia scored the third goal, then Lovanor added the fourth goal, and Ahmed Khalil the fifth goal, to achieve youth Al-Ahly win and qualifies for the semi-finals.