FIRST TEAMADNOC PRO LEAGUE
Al-Wahda snatched an exciting victory from Bani Yas, in stoppage time, by defeating it with a goal without a response, carrying the signature of Joao Pedro in the 90 + 1 minute, to return Al-Wahda with three important points from Bani Yas Stadium, in the match that was held at the end of round 13 of the ADNOC PRO League , Al-Wahda raised its score to 26 points, jumping it to third place, and Bani Yas’s balance stopped at point 15 in 9th place.
The first half came out negative between the two teams; Amidst skirmishes from both teams to visit the net, the first real opportunity to score the net came through Nicholas Khomenis of Bani Yas player in the 7th minute; With a powerful shot from outside the penalty area, Mohammed Al Shamsi, Al Wahda’s goalkeeper, ensured that it was blocked with the help of the post.
While both teams lacked offensive solutions during the same period, it ended negatively in the result. Both teams tried to take the offensive initiative in the second half, but without real danger, until Joao Pedro, Al-Wahda striker, hit a powerful ball in the 72nd minute. Fahd Muhammad Al-Dhanhani, Bani Yas goalkeeper, brilliantly pushed it away for a corner kick.
Both teams were active in the last ten minutes of the match, to snatch the winning points; by making substitutions to activate the offensive crack; With a greater advantage than Al-Wehda, and in the 91st minute, Joao Pedro snatched the victory points for his team by scoring the only goal of the match, so the match ended with an exciting victory for Al-Wahda against Bani Yas.