Osaguona nets in Zob Ahan victory


Nigeria international Osaguona Ighodaro was on target for Zob Ahan FC who fought back from a two-goal deficit to defeat Al Gharafa 3-2 in the Asian Champions League on Tuesday.


Zob Ahan edged past their more illustrious opponents at the Thani Bin Jassim Stadium on Tuesday.

Ahmed Alaa Eldin and Mehdi Taremi helped Al Gharafa go two goals up.

Ighadaro, 28, sparked the comeback when he reduced the deficit in the 47th minute. It was his second goal in two matches for Zob Ahan.

Amir Arsalan Motahari and Mohammed Nejadmahdi scored as Zob Ahan went back home smiling.

Zob Ahan will continue their Persian Gulf Pro League campaign with a week 17 fixture against Esteghlal at the Azadi Stadium on Sunday.


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