Asian Football Friday Round-up

A review of Friday's action from selected leagues around Asia.

Iran Football Fans

Iranian Pro League

Teraktor Sazi kept up the pressure on Iranian Pro League leaders Esteghlal with a comfortable home win over bottom side Mes.

First-half goals by Ali Alizadeh, Rodrigo Antonio Lombardo Tosi and Flavio Emanuel earned Teraktor a 3-1 win, with Mehrdad Pouladi's goal the only consolation for the visitors.

They are now level on points with Esteghlal, who have a game in hand.

Founeke Sy was the star for Sanat Naft as his second-half brace earned his side a 2-0 away win over Rah Ahan.

Sanat are now fifth in the league while Rah Ahan lie fifth from the bottom.

A goal in each half gave Perspolis a 2-0 win over Saba Battery.

Hadi Norouzi scored in the 11th minute before Gholamreza Rezaei added the second two minutes before the full-time to seal the win.

Mansour Tanhaei's late equaliser earned Shahin a point as they drew 1-1 at home to Damash.

Jahangir Asgari opened the scoring for the visitors on the stroke of half-time before Tanhaei's goal earned Shahin their third draw at home in the competition.

In the other match, Foolad beat Fajr Sepasi 1-0 thanks to a second-half goal by Reza Norouzi.

KSA Premier League

Al-Fateh came from a goal down to beat Al-Nasr 2-1.

Mohammed Al-Sahlawi gave the home side the lead, but Elton Xavier and Ahmad Boabeed responded for the visitors.

Al-Qadissiyyah drew 1-1 with Al-Tawon, with Hadj Bougueche scoring eight minutes from time for Qadissiyyah, with Hussain Al Najiee having opened the scoring.

Ahmed Mefleh leveled for Najran as they drew 1-1 with Al-Faysali, for whom Basil Al Fahad had opened the scoring.

Qatari League

Al Rayyan became the first team this season to take a point off Al Khor with a 0-0 draw.

Al Khor remained top of the table on seven points from three games ahead of the rest of the weekend's games.

Sebastian Soria scored a hat-trick to hand Qatar SC their first win of the season as they downed Al Khrityat 3-0.

Soria opened the scoring after 31 minutes, doubled the lead from the spot after 70 minutes, then completed his hat-trick on the stroke of half-time.

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