Baniyas defeated hosts Khorfakkan in the match that brought the two teams for the eighth round of the first division with one goal for nothing. The match was held at Khorfakkan Stadium today Friday, 29 December 2017.
Al-Samawi entered the match with the lineup of Mohammed Khalaf the goalkeeper, Hassan Al Muharrami, Yousef Jaber, Ahmed Dada and Mubarak Al Mansouri in the line of defense, Haboush Saleh, Ahmed Haboush, Harry Novillo in midfield, and Suhail Al Noubi and Hamad Al Ahbabi and Ebagua in the front line.
The only goal of the game came through Haboush Saleh in the 28th minute of the first half of the game to end the game with this goal and give the Samawi three points to reach point 17 in the table.
Al-Samawi will travel in the next round to face Al Orooba at Al Orooba Stadium for the ninth round of the first division on Friday, January 5, 2018.