Sensation in Al Ain, where the local football team is qualified for the final of the soccer world cup for clubs at the disadvantages of the Argentine River Plate. The team from the Emirates overtook it after the steps of penalty shots (5-4, red) after the position after the extensions are still tied (2-2, red).
Marcus Berg brought the home team after only three minutes on the lead but the Argentines did not have much time to get their house in order. There was hardly a quarter of an hour played, or the Colombian, Santos Borré had two hits as the Argentinians all the lead shot.
But the club from the Emirates wanted for their own people, not just won. The Brazilian Caio made immediately after the break for the equalizer. Gonzalo Martinez was missing in the regular time a penalty kick for River Plate so that the first extensions, and eventually penalties for confirmation to ensure the. The first nine penalties were flawlessly converted, Argentinian international Enzo Pérez missed the tenth, and so decisive penalty kick.
Al Ain takes in the semi-final against the winner of the second semi-final between the Japanese Kashima Antlers and Real Madrid, a reprint of the final of two years ago. The second semi-final will be tomorrow.