Zamalek’s Arab Cup Journey Ends Dramatically with Ronaldo’s Equalizer

Zamalek’s aspirations to progress to the subsequent round of the ongoing Arab Cup were shattered when they let in a last-minute goal from Portuguese sensation Cristiano Ronaldo, leading to a 1-1 deadlock against Al-Nassr on Thursday.

Requiring a win to solidify their position in the upcoming phase of the tournament, the White Knights came within reach of accomplishing their objective as Ahmed “Zizo” Sayed successfully netted a penalty seven minutes into the latter half, propelling them to a 1-0 advantage.

Nonetheless, Ronaldo emerged as the savior for his team, skillfully nodding in an equalizer merely three minutes prior to the conclusive whistle.

Watch the highlights

Zamalek concluded the group stage in the third position, amassing four points, trailing leaders Al-Shabab by a margin of three points. Al-Shabab secured victory in their Thursday match against Monastir with a 1-0 scoreline.

Al-Nassr clinched the remaining qualification spot from the group, securing second place with a total of five points.


Related Articles

Back to top button

Adblock Detected

Please support our website by disabling your ad-blocker, our site is always free and we don't allow pop-ups or any annoying ads on