Al Ittihad beat Locomotive of Uzbekistan 3-2 win at home after Fahad Al Mowallad scored a +90 goal to secure his team’s second victory in the AFC Champions League this season. The meeting was at the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium in Jeddah, in the third round of the group stage of the championship.
Nasser Al Shamrani scored the opening goal of Al Ittihad with a penalty kick in the 48th minute. Fahad Al Mowallad boosted the lead by adding the second goal in the 50th minute. The Uzbek team returned to the game after Iskandarov scored the first goal in the 70th minute. Phillip equalized the score for Locomotive in the 82nd minute.
Al Mowallad returned and scored the winning goal with a penalty kick in the 94th minute to end the match with a 3-2 win.
After this victory, Al Ittihad are at the top of the table with 6 points, surpassing Al Wehda which have the same balance.