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Umm-Salal draws 2-2 with Al Jazira in ACL

Umm-Salal draws 2-2 with Al Jazira in ACL

Qatari club Umm-Salal rallied from a two-goal deficit Tuesday to draw 2-2 with Al Jazira of the United Arab Emirates and advance to the next stage of the Asian Champions League.
Bahraini striker Alaa Hubail scored both goals for Umm-Salal, which trailed 2-0 after the first half. Al Jazira's Brazilian player Marcio Rozario scored with a free kick in the 22nd minute and Fernando Nelo doubled the lead in the 30th when his shot hit the post and bounced off the goalkeeper's leg into the net.
Hubail then grabbed a loose ball and dribbled past the goalkeeper before slotting the ball into the net in the 55th, and equalized from close range in the 66th minute.
Umm-Salal has eight points in Group C after five games, while Al Jazira has four.


Updated : 2021-04-17 21:35 GMT+08:00