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Ittihad Kalba and Khorfakkan Share the Spoils in ADNOC Pro League

Ittihad Kalba and Khorfakkan shared the spoils at Ittihad Kalba Stadium after playing out a 1-1 draw in matchweek 25 of the ADNOC Pro League on Sunday.

Khorfakkan found the breakthrough and took the lead in the 29th minute when Ali Aldhanhani picked up the ball inside the box and sent a superb cross to Fabio Goncalves who met it with a clinical finish into the back of the net.

Three minutes later, Ahmed Abdalla Mohamad leveled the scoring for the hosts, hammering home an assist header from Alexandru Cicaldau to the delight of the Ittihad Kalba Stadium crowd, to make it 1-1.

Ten minutes before the time, Ittihad Kalba thought they had a golden chance to score when the referee pointed to the spot, deeming Khorfakkan's defender Amir Mubarak Ghanim brought down Sultan Adill, but upon VAR review, the decision was overturned.

The game was cagey in its second half as both teams failed to pose a real threat to the goalkeepers ending the game in a 1-1 draw.

The result means that Ittihad Kalba sit eighth with 32 points, while Khorfakkan remain tenth with 24 points.

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