ACL: Iran’s Zob Ahan Beaten by UAE’s Al Wahda
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian football team Zob Ahan suffered a 3-0 defeat to the UAE’s Al Wahda on Matchday Four of the AFC Champions League Group B on Monday.
Sebastián Tagliabue opened the scoring at the Sheikh Zayed Sports City Stadium in the 46th minute.
Mourad Batna made it 2-0 in the 57th minute and Mohamed Al-Akbari was on target in the 65th minute.
Al Wahda maintained composure and an organized defense until the referee blew the full time whistle.
Despite the win, Al Wahda remains in Group B's last spot with three points ahead of a trip to Tashkent to face Lokomotiv, while Zob Ahan stays second with six points and will face Al Duhail in Matchday Five.