Esteghlal 1-2 Al Jazira, Blues Lost The Match in Tehran

Al Jazira won the game against Esteghlal with 2 goals. This was the first loss of blues in Tehran in their 4th presence at AFC Champions League.

In the first week of this tournoment Esteghlal won Al Rayyan in Qatar while Al Jazira won Nasaf. But in the second week, Esteghlal made a draw against Nasaf and Al Jazira hit the second win in front of Al Rayyan.

The match started in Tehran, Azadi stadium where 40,000 spectators attended the game. In the first minute of the game Arash Borhani had a great chance to score the first goal but Ali Khaseif saved the ball. But in the 4th minute, Juma Abdullah scored the first goal assisted by Delgado. Esteghlal and Al Jazira’s players made some other opportunities in the first half but they couldn’t use them.

In the second half, Zandi scored the only goal of blues. But only after four minutes Baré scored the second goal of Al Jazira which led them to win the game.

Dong-Jin Kim showed a yellow card to Ali Khaseif because of wasting time. Also Ali Abbas and Omranzadeh penalized by the same card.

Ricardo Oliveira the former star of AC Milan played 90 minutes for Al Jazira.


He was used to be the editor of MNG online magazine and he could bring a lot of achievements for that particular site . Currently he is studying civil engineering in the main university of Baku the capital of Azerbaijan . He born on 1992 in Tehran , Iran but moved to Azerbaijan when he was thirteen . He joined Kabir News team from 2010 and base on his offer group decided to start this online edition in 2012 . Phone number: +994124970063 , Email address: Amir (at) KabirNews.com

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