Iran’s Sepahan Beaten by Al-Nassr of Saudi Arabia

Iran’s Sepahan Beaten by Al-Nassr of Saudi Arabia

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Saudi Arabia’s Al-Nassr FC earned a 2-0 win over Iran’s Sepahan on Matchday Three of 2020 AFC Champions League in Group D on Tuesday.

The two sides went into the game with a point separating them; with Al-Nassr in second place with four points needing a win to keep the team at arm’s length from third-placed Sepahan.

Al-Nassr won the match thanks to a brace from Abderazzaq Hamdallah in the 29th and 48th minutes.

The UAE’s Al-Ain drew 3-3 with Qatari club Al-Sadd in the same group.

With this win, Al-Nassr replaced Al-Sadd SC at the top of Group D on seven points, while the Isfahan based side remained in third place, two points off a qualification spot ahead of Matchday Four’s reverse fixture on Friday.

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