Al Dhafra 0:1 Al Jazira. AGL Round 14. Match Summary

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www.uaeproleague.ae: Jan 28, 2020
 
Ali Mabkhout's goal made the difference as Al Jazira defeated Al Dhafra 1-0, at Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Stadium in matchweek 14 of the Arabian Gulf League.
 
The game started with a bang as Al Jazira opened the scoring just six minutes into the game, when Ali Mabkhout converted Khalfan Mubarak's in-swinging crossed corner kick past Khalid Al Senani.
 
Around the 30-minute mark, the Western Knights responded when Suhail Al Mansoori found Joao Pedro with an accurate cross, however, the striker's header was denied by Ali Khaseif.
 
Al Dhafra continued to push for the equaliser and seven minutes after the restart, Amran Al Jassasi went past Al Jazira's defender and unleashed a powerful strike that was saved by Khaseif.
 
Khaseif continued to impress as Khalid Bawazir's right footed freekick strike was parried away by the goalkeeper in the 70th minute.
 
The win takes Al Jazira to the second spot with 27 points before hosting Al Wahda next week. Meanwhile, Al Dhafra remain fifth with 23 points ahead of their important away clash against Bani Yas in matchweek 15 of the Arabian Gulf League.