Abdulla Anwar scored a hat-trick as Al Wahda eased past Sharjah 3-1at Sharjah Stadium in matchweek 2 of the Arabian Gulf Cup Group B on Saturday.
Al Ain were held by Kalba to a 1-1 draw, at Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium in matchweek 6 of the Arabian Gulf Cup Group A. Al Ain got off to an electrifying start, when Salem Abdullah went up the left flank and sent an accurate cross
Qatar tried hard to cut the deficit but failed to penetrate the tight defence of Iraq as the first half-half ended with a score of 2-0.
The UAE maintained solid defence, which the Yemenis failed to thwart despite couple of attempts.
Super Sub Mohammed Abdulrahman scored late as Al Ain defeated Sharjah 2-1 at Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium in the Arabian Gulf Cup quarter-finals on Friday.
Bahrain’s Mohammed Al Rumaihi scored the goal at 69th minute to lead past the Saudis.
The new head coach will be announced in the upcoming days, the UAE Football Association said.
The stage is set for a blockbuster knock-out round as the Arabian Gulf Cup quarter-finals get under way on Friday. All the eight teams, who made it to the quarters, will look to book their berth
Carlitos’ second-half goal gave Al Wahda an important 1-0 victory against Ajman, at Rashid Bin Saeed Stadium in matchweek 5 of the Arabian Gulf Cup Group B.