Al Wahda x Persepolis

Persepolis defeats Al Wahda in Abu Dhabi

By Arman
In February 28, 2017
167 Views The Reds of Tehran defeated Al Wahda in the group stage of the 2017 AFC Champions League.

Although Vahid Amiri started the scoring early (4′) for Persepolis, Ismaeil Matar (58′) and Valdivia (64′) put the Emarati club ahead around the hour mark of the match.

But two goals from Mehdi Taremi (81′, 90′) was enough to upset Al Wahda at home infront of rougly 7,500 spectators, many of which who were Persepolis supporters.

Elsewhere in Group D, Al Hilal (Saudi) defeated Al Rayyan (Qatar) 2-1.

Persepolis will travel to face Al Rayyan on March 14th for their next Champions League match.


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