Al Hilal lost Zayed Cup for the Champions Clubs after falling 2-1 against L’ Etoile in the final of the tournament. The Tunisian team won the title at Hazaa Bin Zayed in the city of Al Ain.
L’ Etoile opened the scoring by Karim Arabi in the 30th minute, to end the first half with a 1-0 lead.
In the second half, the Frenchman Gomis managed to equalize for Al Hilal by a penalty kick in the 64th minute. L’ Etoile scored the winning goal in the 90th minute of the game, to end the match with the victory of the Tunisian team.