x Abu Dhabi, UAEThursday 27 July 2017

Pro League round-up: Medeiros' strike helps Dibba shock Al Ahli

Alexssander Medeiros's goal is enough for Dibba to defeat Al Ahli; Boris Kabi hits a brace to lift Ajman over Al Nasr; Marcelo Oliveira's two goals power Al Wahda over Al Dhafra.

Alexssander Medeiros scored the game's lone goal to give Dibba a shock 1-0 win over Al Ahli.
Alexssander Medeiros scored the game's lone goal to give Dibba a shock 1-0 win over Al Ahli.

DIBBA AL JUFAIRAH 1 AL AHLI 0

Dibba Alex Medeiros 18'

The Brazilian forward Alexssander Medeiros scored in the 18th minute and Mohammed Alrowaihy was outstanding in goal as Dibba Al Fujairah shocked in-form Al Ahli to keep alive their hopes of escaping relegation. Dibba are four points behind Al Shaab, and safety, with two matches to play in the Pro League season.

 

AJMAN 2 AL NASR 1

Ajman B Kabi 45', 63'

Al Nasr T Morimoto 86'

Boris Kabi, the Ivorian striker, scored twice to take his league total to 23 as Ajman dealt a blow to Al Nasr's hopes of finishing in the top three of the league on Thursday night. Ismail Mohammed scored after the break to give Ajman a 2-0 lead, and Takayuki Morimoto tallied in the 85th minute for the visitors.

 

AL DHAFRA 1 AL WAHDA 2

Al Dhafra Anas Bani Yassen 35'

Al Wahda Marcelinho 16', 29'

Red card Hasan Al Hammadi 83' (Al Dhafra)

Marcelo Oliveira, the Brazilian striker, scored twice as Al Wahda won at Madinat Zayed and solidified their hold on sixth place in the league. It was a first victory for the coach Josef Hickersberger in his third tour with the Abu Dhabi club. Wahda had fallen 2-0 in the President's Cup semi-finals on Monday.

 

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