Al Hilal of Saudi Arabia hammered Istiklol 3-1 in Matchday 3 of the AFC Champions League group stage on Wednesday.
Al Hilal surged at the top of Group A after today’s victory with 7 points. In the 39th minute, Al Hilal’s Ali Al Bulaihi opened the score to give his team the early lead.
Two minutes later, Istiklol’s Vahdat Hanonov found the back of the net and managed to equalize the score for his team.
The second half kicked off and Al Hilal’s Hattan Bahebri was in a good run of form, as he scored a sensational brace to gift his team three precious points.