Hamdallah's hard work paying dividends for Al Nassr in AFC Champions League
Doha: Forward Abderrazak Hamdallah believes he’s reaping the rewards of hard work after scoring again for Al Nassr in their 2-0 win against Islamic Republic of Iran's Sepahan in the 2020 AFC Champions League on Friday.
Hamdallah doubled the advantage for Al Nassr after Abdullah Madu broke the deadlock for the Saudi Arabia side as the Moroccan increased his tally in the 2020 AFC Champions League to five in four matches, having scored twice in the Matchday Three fixture against the Iran side.
ACL2020: No slowing down after qualification, says Al Nassr’s Vitoria
Doha: Head coach Rui Vitoria vowed his Al Nassr side will keep fighting to win their remaining games after they progressed to the 2020 AFC Champions League Round of 16 with a 2-0 win over Sepahan FC in Group D on Friday.
Goals from Abdullah Madu and top scorer Abderrazak Hamdallah sealed the points for Al Nassr to keep them at the summit of the group, while Sepahan were left trailing second placed Al Sadd SC by five points with two matches to go.
With two games to spare, Al Nassr joined their countrymen Al Ahli, becoming the second team to advance to the 2020 AFC Champions League Round of 16. But Vitoria insists his side will not take their foot off the gas in the remaining two matches.
ACL2020 - Group D: Al Nassr impress in win over
Doha: Goals from Abdullah Madu and Abderrazak Hamdallah sealed the points for Saudi Pro League side Al Nassr FC in a 2-0 win against Sepahan FC on Matchday Four of Group D of the 2020 AFC Champions League on Friday.
In the match between the two sides on Tuesday, Al Nassr managed a comfortable 2-0 win courtesy of an Hamdallah brace either side of half time.
Doha: The Sharjah players could hardly contain their joy after defeating Al Duhail SC 4-2 on Friday for the first win of their 2020 AFC Champions League campaign.
The 2018-19 UAE Pro League champions were winless in the three matches going into Friday's Group C tie but goals from Khaled Bawazir, Majed Surour, Igor Coronado and Caio steered Sharjah to an impressive victory which revived their chances of advancing to the knockout stage.
ACL2020: Determination propelled Al Shorta to historic victory, says matchwinner Fayyadh
Doha: Al Shorta matchwinner Mazin Fayyadh said his side went into their match against Al Ahli Saudi FC on Matchday Four of the 2020 AFC Champions League with steely determination to win.
Fayyadh etched his name in Al Shorta's history when he scored the second goal in the 65th minute to steer the Iraqi club to their first-ever AFC Champions League win.
Al Shorta opened the scoring through a header from defender Saad Natiq with Mohammed Al Majhad levelling the tie for the Jeddah-based club in the 56th minute before Fayyadh netted his history-making goal.