The Qatari club Al-Duhail ended its first participation in the FIFA Club World Cup 2020 in fifth place, after defeating South Korean Ulsan Hyundai 3-1 in a match that took place at Ahmed bin Ali Stadium, one of the stadiums of the Qatar 2022 World Cup.
The Asian representatives failed to reach the semi-finals after Al Duhail, the host, fell to Al-Ahly of Egypt 1-0 in the quarter-finals, while the Yellow Continent champions lost to Tigres Unal, Mexican CONCACAF champion 1-2 Thursday.
Al-Duhail imposed great control over the course of the first half and scored an early goal through the Belgian Edmilson Junior (4), but the Brazilian wisdom Edina Alves, who is considered the first woman to lead a men’s match in a competition organized by the International Football Association, canceled the goal after a banner from the second assistant, Mariana, Argentine. De Almeida, noting that the crew includes Brazilian assistance Newsa Pack.
Al-Duhail continued his pressing attack, which resulted in a goal previously scored by Edmilson, after a perfect shot from outside the area housed in the right corner of the Ulsan goalkeeper (21).
Despite the reaction of the South Korean team at the beginning of the second half, which enabled the best player in the AFC Champions League, Yoon Pet-Gram to score the equalizer (62), Al-Duhail quickly regained precedence when Brazilian Dudu gave a wonderful pass to substitute Muhammad Muntari, the Qatari national team The previous one, fired by strong, scored the second goal (66).
Qatari international Al-Moez Ali added the third goal (82) after a wonderful individual work and his solitude with the goalkeeper, confirming that his team won, which compensated for some of the disappointment of leaving the quarter-finals in the first appearance of the Qatari League champion in the World Cup.