Lebanon VS Saudi Arabia result – 2016 AFC Futsal Championship
12 Feb. 2016- Lebanon faced Saudi Arabia in the 2nd game of the 2016 AFC Futsal Championship group stage. Unfortunately, our players failed to secure their first win in the championship and got the second point in this championship.
Lebanon took the lead from the 2nd minute of the game after a mistake made by the Saudi defender. After the first goal, both teams were trying to find their way to the goal but with no result. Until the 13th minute of the first half where the ball was reflected by the Lebanese defender leg straight the goal’s net. After the equalizer, the game went crazy, Ahmad KHEIREDDINE scored the leading goal for Lebanon but the Saudi player SOUFIANI scored the equalizer goal in less than a minute. The first half ended 2-2!
Ali TNEICH grabbed the lead for Lebanon after 4 minutes from the start of the second half. Saudi Arabia snatched their 3rd goal of the game with only 7 minutes left.
The draw is not what we have expected from our players but we still have the hope to reach the 2nd round of the championship!