Al Ain football first team won over the guest, Dubai, in the friendly match played today evening in Khalifa bin Zayed Stadium in Al Ain Club within the preseason preparations where the first half ended 0-0. Mohammed Nasser 54 and Hamad Raqie 75.
Al Ain controlled the match and intensive the attack where Mohammed Salem Al Saadi was about to score from the midfield who appeared for the first time wearing Al Ain in this match and he started scoring for Al Ain when he received a pass from the midfield by Ahmed Al Shamisi. He shot the ball strongly but the right bar prevented him of scoring 4.
Al Ain continued pressurizing intensively and Mohammed Nasser led an attack and shot the ball over the crossing bar few centimeters 9.
Dubai applied a defense plan to limit Al Ain attacks from the very beginning of the match. they also adopted the counterattacks style during the match by sending long passes from the back and the 23rd minute witnessed the first attack of Dubai by Fawzy Ayesh when he shot a fix kick out of the box and it went out.
Abu Baker Kamara led a counterattack and then shot strongly toward Al Ain goal but when out 29. Ismail Ahmed, Al Ain defender, sent a strong shot out of the box taken but Al Ain goalkeeper Abdullah Sultan 33.
Mohammed Salem Al Saadi sent a pass to Nasser Mohammed inside the box and the last redirected it trying to score but Jamal Abdullah could save his goal. 37. However, Jamal Abdullah made a mistake against Bandar inside the 6 yards area which resulted in a penalty kick shot by Mohammed Salem Al Saadi, but the goalkeeper could catch the ball 45 preventing Al Ain of scoring. And the first half ended 0-0.
Al Ain Goal
The beginning of the second half was marked by and the first attack by Dubai when Fawzy Ayesh sent a head shot to Abdullah Abdulqader who shot it directly and hit one of the defenders leg and when out announcing a corner kick which was in vain. 50.
In the 53rd Al Ain got another penalty kick when Abu Baker deliberately blocked Fawzy Fayez but the goalkeeper could save his net clean but Nasser could score again 54.
Hamad also scored the second goal who received the ball mistakenly from the goalkeeper and shot it directly to the goal 75.
Al Ain: Mahmoud Al Mas replaced Abdullah Sultan 46, Abdulsalam Mohammed replaced Mohammed Alyed 46, Haddaf Al Ameri replaced Mohamed Al Dhaheri 56, Saif Mohammed replaced Mohammed Al Saadi 56, Khalid Abdurrahman replaced Sultan Nasser 56, Hamad Raqie replaced Mohammed Nasser 68, Ahmed Sahil replaced Saqer 71, and Juma Saeed replaced Bandar Mohammed 76.
Dubai: Ahmed Salem replaced Jamal Abdullah 46, Mohammed Al Haskari replaced Yusuf Al Hamadi 60, Mohammed Ismail replaced Tariq Saeed 71, Ali Hassan replaced Abdullah Abdulqader 73, and Mohamed Ismail replaced Fawzy Fayez 87.
Al Ain: Mohamed Nasser 62.
Dubai: Simon Pierre 20, Jamal Abdullah 44, Abu Baker 53, and Ahmed Salem 69.
Al Ain Squad: Abdullah Sultan, Mohammed Al Dhaheri, Mohanned Salem, Mohamed Ali, Fawzy Fayez, Sultan Nasser, Ahmed Abdullah, Saqer Rabie, Bandar Ahbabi, Mohamed Al Saadi, and Mohamed Nasser.
Dubai Squad: Jamal Abdullah, Tariq Saeed, Kazim Ali, Ismail Ali, Hassan Abdurrahman, Simon Pierre, Abu Baker, Mohamed Al Hashkari, Abdullah Abdulqder, Nabil Al Daoudi, and Fawzy Ayesh
Referees: Sultan Mohammed, Referee, Masoud Hassan, 1st lineman, Salah Salem 2nd lineman