Xenia Sports – Saudi Arabia
The result of a positive 2/2 draw dominated the result of the match between al-Shabab VS al-Ittihad in the first leg of the semi-final of the Mohammed VI Cup of Champions Clubs, which brought the two teams together at al-Shabab Club Stadium in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Brazilian professional Romarinho opened the scoring in the 11th min, giving al-Ittihad the goal of advantage, and al-Shabab team attempts in the first half to modify the result were futile to end the first half with a goal for al-Ittihad.
al-Shabab returned in the second half and pressure contributed at the beginning of the second half to al-Shabab team scoring the equalizer through Christian Juanca at 49th min, and the high pressure of al-Shabab team in obtaining the team for a penalty kick, succeeded in scoring the player Igor Fiske in the 79th minute and al-Ittihad did not wait more than 2min from al-Shabab leading until got equalizer the when Gary Rodríguez succeeded in scoring goal for al-Ittihad.
The final of the tournament was postponed until after the second leg, which will bring the two teams together in Jeddah on January 4, 2021, where the qualifier will face the qualifier from the meeting of Morocco’s Raja and The Egyptian Ismaili in the final of the tournament to be held in Morocco later next year.