VIDEO: Hussein El-Shahat scores in Al Ain victory over Baniyas
Egypt international Hussein El-Shahat scored in Al Ain’s 2-0 victory over Baniyas in the ninth fixture of the UAE Arabian Gulf League.
El-Shahat took his tally this season to four goals in eight league games, and 12 in 25 games across all competitions since joining the club last January from Misr El-Makkasa.
Al Ain opened the scoring in the 12th minute through Rayan Yaslam, before El-Shahat doubled his side’s lead in the 75th minute after capitalizing on a defender’s error.
The win moved Al Ain to the second spot with 19 points from nine games, two behind league leaders Al Sharjah, while Baniyas sit 11th with 10 points.
El-Shahat’s side will face Al Fujairah in their next game in the UAE League Cup and on the other hand, Baniyas will be up against Al Wahda in the same competitions.