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Wed 15th September 2021 | 02:00 AM
SHARJAH, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News / WAM – 15th Sep, 2021) Al Wahda FSCC edged out domestic rivals Sharjah FC 5-4 on penalty shootout to reach the 2021 AFC Champions League quarter-finals after a 1-1 draw at the end of 120 minutes at Sharjah Stadium on Tuesday.
The two teams were eyeing a return to the quarter-finals with Sharjah’s only appearance at that stage dating back to 2004 and Al Wahda last making the last eight in 2007.
During the penalty shootout, Sharjah goalkeeper Al Hosani denied Jose Angel Jurado the first shot and Al Wahda’s Al Shamsi saved the fifth from Malango then denied substitute Khalil Khamis to win it for the Abu Dhabi club.