Saudi Pro League: Highlights Al Shabab vs Al Taawoun | Date: December 2, 2023 | Time: 23:30 Hrs. | Location: Al-Shabab Club Stadium, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
As game week 15 commences, we, Proleaguefootballsaudi.com share highlights of Al Shabab vs Al Taawoun scheduled for Dec.2, 2023 at 23:30 Hrs local time.
Highlights: Al Shabab vs Al Taawoun
|FINAL SCORE: Al Shabab 1-2 Al Taawoun
|Yannick Carrasco (33′ Pen)
|João Pedro (55′, 62′)
A gripping encounter unfolded between Al-Shabab and Al-Taawon, with the latter securing a dramatic 2-1 victory in a fiercely contested match.
The game commenced with fervor as both teams exhibited early intent. Al-Shabab found an early advantage in the 32nd minute when Abdullah Radif drew a foul in the box, resulting in a penalty. Yannick Carrasco stepped up and confidently dispatched the spot-kick, sending the home fans into a frenzy.
As the first half concluded, both sides displayed grit and determination, with Al-Shabab heading into the break with a narrow lead.
The second half saw a spirited comeback from Al-Taawon. The pivotal moment arrived in the 54th minute when João Pedro capitalized on a defensive lapse, slotting home a clinical finish to level the scoreline at 1-1. The goal injected renewed vigor into Al-Taawon’s gameplay, igniting hopes of a turnaround.
The momentum shifted in favor of Al-Taawon as they pressed forward relentlessly, seeking a decisive advantage. The breakthrough came in the 61st minute when João Pedro netted his second goal of the game, unleashing a high-flying strike that found the back of the net, putting Al-Taawon in the lead.
Despite Al-Shabab’s efforts to mount a late resurgence and restore parity, they were met with staunch resistance from Al-Taawon’s defense and goalkeeper, preventing any further alterations to the scoreline.
The match concluded with Al-Taawon securing a hard-fought 2-1 victory, showcasing resilience and determination to stage a remarkable comeback from a goal down.
The game provided spectators with thrilling moments, showcasing the competitive spirit of both teams as Al-Taawon emerged triumphant in a pulsating encounter.
Al Shabab vs Al Taawoun: Line-ups
|88Nader Al Sharari
|27Fawaz Al Saqour
|15Abdulmalik Al Oyayari
|18Aschraf El Mahdioui
|29Ahmed Saleh Bahusayn
|49Abdullah Hadi Radif
|8Fahad Al Muwallad
|32Iyad Luay Ali Madani
|11Fahad Al Abdulrazzaq
|9Abdulmalek Al Shammary
|21Nawaf Al Saadi