Ighalo on target in Al Wehda’s victory against Al Riyadh


Odion Ighalo was among the goal scorers as Al Wehda defeated Al Riyadh 3-1 in their Saudi Arabia Professional Football League encounter.

Jawad El Yami gave Al Wehda the lead nine minutes before the break, while Craig Goodwin doubled their advantage on 82 minutes.

Saleh Al Abass reduced the deficit for the visitors four minutes later.

Ighalo however made the points safe when he converted from the spot deep into stoppage time.

The 34-year-old has now scored nine goals in 14 league appearances for Al Wehda this season.

Al Wehda currently occupy eighth position on the table with 25 points from 18 games.