Mosimane’s Al Ahli Suffers Third Defeat In Yelo League
Pitso Mosimane’s Al Ahli Saudi suffered their third defeat in the Yelo League after going down to 10 men in a 2-1 loss to Al Arabi. The defeat came despite Al Ahli taking the lead after just 20 minutes through Modou Barrow’s goal.
However, their chances were dealt a blow when Mohammed Al Rubaie was shown a red card in the 38th minute. This allowed Al Arabi back into the game, and they equalized from the penalty spot three minutes later through Ablaye Mbengue.
The visitors then found the winner in the 76th minute when Wesam Wahib scored to secure all three points for Al Arabi. Despite the defeat, Al Ahli remained three points clear at the top of the log with 65 points, three points ahead of second-placed Al Akhdood, who have a game in hand.
Mosimane’s side secured promotion to the Yelo League just last week, and they are still in the running for the league title. Despite suffering their third defeat under Mosimane’s leadership, they have still picked up an impressive 16 wins and six draws in their league campaign.
The loss will come as a blow to Mosimane, who is known for his winning mentality and desire to succeed. He will be looking to get his team back on track in their next game and ensure that they remain at the top of the league table. The South African coach has made a strong start to his tenure at Al Ahli, and his team’s impressive performances have caught the attention of many in the football world.
Mosimane’s experience and tactical acumen have been crucial in Al Ahli’s success this season, and he will be hoping that they can maintain their form and finish the season strongly. With only a few games left to play, the pressure is on Mosimane and his players to deliver and secure the league title.