Baniyas the top leader of the standings faced the third of the standings for the 13th round of the First division League on Friday (February 16th, 2018) which was held at Kalba Club Stadium and ends with a draw of 1-1.
Al-Samawi entered the match with a team including Mohammed Khalaf in the goalkeeper, Yousif Jaber Hassan Al Mahrami Ahmed Dada and Mubarak Al Mansouri in the line of defense, Habboush, Faisal Al Khadim, Harry Novillo in midfield, Ahmed Rabie, Hamad Al Ahbabi and Manoucho in the front line.
The first half of the game saw shy attempts by the two sides, most notably the opportunity of Ahmed Rabie, which Kalba defender managed to get out of the goal line and on the other side there was a serious opportunity for the home team when the ball hit the left post to end the first half with a draw.
In the second half, the two teams waited until the last 10 minutes when Manucho managed to score the first goal for Baniyas in the 83rd minute, but quickly returned by Kalba when they managed to modify the score in the 85th minute to share the two team’s points of the game. Baniyas points reached to 30 as the leader of the league.
In the next round, Baniyas will play against Fujairah which will be held at Baniyas Club Stadium in Al Shamkha on Friday 23 February 2018 at 5:30 pm.