AFC Champions League: Naft Tehran Held by Al-Ain
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Naft Tehran football team was held to a 1-1 draw by Al-Ain of the United Arab Emirates in Group B of the AFC Champions League (ACL) on Tuesday.
Siamak Kouroshi gave Naft the lead in the 50th minute in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium but eight minutes later former Sunderland striker Asamoah Gyan equalize the match from the penalty spot.
Last week, the Iranian team was defeated against Pakhtakor 2-1 in Group B, while Al-Ain drew with Al-Shabab of Saudi Arabia 1-1 in the group.
Naft Tehran will host Al-Shabab on March 18 in Tehran.