UAE football team beat Thailand 3/1

ABU DHABI, 7th October, 2016 (WAM) — The UAE national football team defeated on Thursday Thailand 3/1 in the third round of World Cup Qualifiers Russia 2018.

Ali Mabkhout scored two goals in 14, 47 minutes and Ahmed Khalil scored the third goal for the UAE in the injury time, while Thailand scored the first goal in 65 minute.

The victory saw the UAE football team winning three precious points in the competition to qualify for the World Cup to be hosted by Russia in 2018.