Esteghlal Won Al Ittifaq , Qualified for the Next Round of Asian Champions league

After an easy 90 minutes in Azadi Stadium Esteghlal won Al Ittifaq and qualified for the next round of Asian Champions league .

Game held in Tehran in front of 60,000 spectators . Esteghlal had better performance in compare to Al Ittifaq and this resulted the first goal by G. Jerković assist by Ali Hamoodi in 37th minute . The french attacker received the ball and scored a fantastic goal .

After a short break , In second half time Yousef Al Salem tied the game . He scored in 59th minute assisted by Bashir Al Dosari .

Hosts didn’t give up and started their massive attacks , K. Heydari scored the second goal of Esteghlal with a nice pass from Arash Borhani . After only 3 minutes Arash Borhani opened Al Ittifaq for the third time after receiving a long pass from goalkeeper Rahmati .

V. Kovalenko , Uzbek refree showed 3 yellow cards .

Esteghlal should face with Al Rayyan in group stage on 06/03/12 . Al Jazira and Nasaf are other teams in group C of this tournament .


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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