Al-Hilal Saudi Arabia Survives Resounding Defeat to Navbahor in AFC Champions League
Al-Hilal Saudi Arabia survived a resounding defeat at home to Uzbek side Navbahor to snatch a 1-1 draw in a match that brought both teams together on Monday in the first round of Group D of the AFC Champions League.
Toma Tabatadze opened the scoring for Navbakhor in the 52nd minute, and the Uzbek team maintained their advantage against Al-Hilal, armed with international stars led by the Brazilian Neymar, until the tenth minute of stoppage time, when Ali Al-Bulayhi scored a success. equalized the score in favor of the Saudi Arabian team.
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It was Neymar’s first match as a starter since joining Al-Hilal, but he did not leave his mark on the match.
In another match in the same group stage, Iran’s Nasaji Mazandaran defeated their Indian hosts Mumbai City 2-0 to take a three-point lead.