Al Ain 0:0 Al Jazira. AGL Round 6. Match Report

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www.uaeproleague.ae: Nov 1, 2019
 
Ten-man Al Ain held Al Jazira to a goalless draw in Abu Dhabi derby at Hazza ??in Zayed Stadium in matchweek 6 of the Araban Gulf League.
 
Al Ain suffered an early blow as Mohamed Shaker was shown a straight red card  in the 13th minute for his challenge on Ali Mabkhout.
 
In the 17th minute, the Boss were awarded a freekick kick in a dangerous zone, however, Bandar Al Ahbabi right footed effort cannoned off the crossbar to keep the game deadlocked.
 
Al Jazira responded in the 36th minute through Omar Abdulrahman, who penetrated inside the box, but his left footed shot was parried away by Khalid Eisa.
 
In the second half, the Pride of Abu Dhabi carried on from where they left and in the 57th minute, Milos Kosanovic's long range freekick effort missed the target by a narrow range.
 
In the dying moments of the game, Mabkhout wasted a glorious chance to snatch the victory for his side when he recived the ball behind Al Ain's defence, however, his right footed low strike went just wide off target.
 
After the draw, Al Ain and Al Jazira continue to occupy the third and fourth spots with 13 and 11 points respectively. The Boss are set to host Bani Yas, meanwhile, Al Jazira will face Sharjah both on the 7th of November.