Al-Sadd ended their AFC Champions League 2022 campaign in Group E, with a 1-0 victory over Saudi side Al-Faisaly, in the sixth and final round clash which was played at the Prince Mohammed bin Fahd Stadium on Wednesday.
Pedro scored the lone goal of the game in the second minute of first half stoppage time, smashing in a rebound after Rodrigo Tabata’s initial shot was saved.
The result meant that Al-Sadd finished the group stage in third position, with a tally of 7 points, after two wins, a draw and three defeats.
Al-Sadd x Al-Faisaly (AFC Champions League 2022 – Group E sixth round)
Prince Mohammed bin Fahd Stadium
Al-Sadd: Saad Al-Dosari, Khoukhi Boualem, Salem Al-Hajri, Pedro Miguel, Ali Asad, Tarek Salman, Mohammed Waad, Rodrigo Tabata (Hassan Al-Haydos), Akram Afif, Santi Cazorla (Ahmed Sayyar), Baghdad Bounedjah (Andre Ayew)
Al-Faisaly: Ahmed Al-Kassar, Igor Rossi, Ismail Silva, Martin Boyle, Muhammad Al-Saiari, Shaya Shrahili, Rossi, Hussein Qassem, Saleh Al-Qumaizi, Abdulrahman Al-Dosari, Walid Al-Ahmad
Al-Sadd won 1-0
Saleh Al-Qumayzi 10′
Rodrigo Tabata 25′
Salem Al-Hajri 36′
Referee: H. Dilan Perera
Assistant 1: D. Hemathunga
Assistant 2: S. Wellabada Hewage Don
Fourth official: Kim Jong-hyeok