Xenia Sports – Jeddah
Al-Wehda team stopped the power of Al-Hilal, and achieved its first victory over Al-Hilal in the history of the two teams’ confrontations in the Saudi Professional League, in the meeting that brought the two teams together at King Fahd International Stadium in the Saudi capital, Riyadh.
Al-Wehda succeeded in scoring early by Australian player Dimitri Petraeus in the 7th minute, and Al-Hilal team succeeded in modifying in the 70th minute, French striker Baftimbi Gomez, who managed to get out of control, and broke the offside trap.
The two teams shared the level in the final part of the second half, and Ahmed Abdo, the Al-Wehda striker, succeeded in scoring the winning goal in the minute, a tactical sentence in the first minute of lost time in the second half, after a wonderful tactical sentence from Al-Wehda players.
Al-Wehda succeeded in reaching point 9 on the rise to 12th place, while Al-Hilal’s balance stopped at point 19 in the top of the league standings.