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Saudi League: Ighalo Bags Brace As Al Shabab Beat Damak Away

Saudi League:  Ighalo Bags Brace As Al Shabab Beat Damak Away

Odion Ighalo scored twice as Al Shabab continued their push for a seventh Saudi Professional Football League title following a 2-1 away win against Damak on Monday, reports Completesports.com.

The Nigerian put Al Shabab ahead in the 12th minute after he was set up by Abdullah Al Zoari.

The visitors rallied back courtesy of Emilio Zelaya’s 20 minutes strike.

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Ighalo netted the winning goal six minutes before the break.

The 31-year-old has now scored three goals and provided one assist in five league appearances for the Lions.

He was replaced by Hassan Mohammed Al Tambakti in stoppage time.

Al Shabab top the table with 44 points from 21 games.

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  • pompei 3 years ago

    This celebration resemble eagle.
    Is this a not so subtle hint to Nigeria fans that Ighalo considers himself a Super Eagle?
    Time will tell.

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