Shabab Al Ahli defeated Uzbekistan's AGMK FC 3-1 at the King Fahd International Stadium on Saturday in Group A of the AFC Champions League to revive their chances of advancing to the round of 16.
Harib Abdalla handed Shabab Al Ahli the lead after three minutes only and Carlos Eduardo made it 2-0 in the 11th minute. Shohruh Gadoev narrowed the deficit only three minutes later before Shabab Al Ahli regained their two-goal lead on the half-hour mark thanks to Ahmed Al Attas' strike.
The win left the UAE side leveled with AGMK FC on four points, three behind each of Saudi Arabian side Al Hilal and FC Istiklol of Tajikistan. They will next play against Istiklol on Tuesday.