Al Ahly completed third on the Membership World Cup after a chaotic play-off noticed them win 4-0 towards an Al Hilal facet who had two gamers red-carded within the opening 28 minutes.
Egyptian giants Al Ahly had been on straightforward avenue for a lot of the sport, with Saudi rivals Al Hilal the architects of their very own downfall.
Al Ahly took an eighth-minute lead when Yasser Ibrahim headed in from shut vary, and the primary pink adopted six minutes later when Matheus Pereira went in dangerously on Amr El Soleya close to the midway line.
One other close-range header from Ibrahim put Al Ahly two targets to the nice, after Mohamed Hany’s fizzing 25-yard drive was parried by Mohammed Al Owais.
A laughably petulant off-the-ball kick by Mohamed Kanno on goalscorer Ibrahim resulted in a second pink being brandished by referee Clement Turpin shortly earlier than the half-hour mark, and it was 3-0 inside 40 minutes when Ahmed Radwan danced via the depleted and deflated opposition ranks to flick house from 5 yards.
El Soleya scored the aim of the sport to make it 4-0 within the sixty fourth minute, drilling a 28-yard strike into the bottom-left nook.
Want a bronze medal⁉️
— Al Ahly SC (@AlAhlyEnglish) February 12, 2022