Baniyas grabbed the three points in the first match of the second round of the First Division League when he faced Dibba Al-Hissn on Friday 9 February 2018 in the match at the Baniyas Stadium in Al-Shamkha, which ended 2-0 for the Samawi.
Al-Samawi entered the match with a team including Mohammed Khalaf in the goalkeeper, Yousif Jaber, Hassan Al Mahrami Ahmed Dada, Mubrak Al Mansouri in the line of defense, Haboush, Ahmed Haboush, Harry Novillo in midfield, Ahmed Rabia, Suhail Al Noubi and Manoucho in the front line.
The match started with the visitors’ preference in the first 10 minutes but Baniyas quickly settled to score the first goal in the 15th minute via Manucho after he continued to hit a ball into the post from Harry Novillo. And before the end of the first half and through an attack bound to the goals of Manucho missed a chance to score in the 36th minute after the perfect passes between Harry and Ahmed Dada to end the first half with Baniyas advance for goal to nothing.
In the second half Baniyas dominated the match and the coach Gouran made a change with Ahmed Dada and Omar Al Rashedi. Al-Samawi managed to double the score as they scored the second goal by Manucho in the 67th minute and then Suhail Al Noubi added the third goal in the 77th minute to catch Al-Samawi 3 important points where Baniyas reached to 29 points as the leader of the ranking table.
In the next round, Baniyas will travel to Kalba Stadium in Kalba on Friday 16 February 2018 for the 13th round of First Division League.