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Al Nasr claim a crucial derby win over Al Wasl 2-1

Al Nasr managed to defeat their rivals Al Wasl 2-1 away from home in the ninth round of ADNOC Pro League at Zabeel stadium raising their point tally up to 16 points.


Toze put the visitors in the front from the penalty spot in the 22nd minute after Ryan Mendez had been tackled by Al Wasl Abdulazeez Owolabi.


Sebastián Tagliabué doubled the lead with a header in the 31st minute before Ahmed Shambieh was called into action to deny Al Wasl penalty kick taken by William Pottker in the first half's injury time.


In the second period Michel Araújo scored Al Wasl only goal, but that wasn't enough for them to avert a home a defeat that kept them in ninth place on 12 points, whereas Al Nasr 16 points made them level with Al Jazira and Shabab Al Ahly on points pushing them forward into the second spot on goal difference.

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