Sanat Naft edges past Saba in Iran Professional League

January 11, 2017

Sanat Naft defeated Saba 2-1 in the 16th week of Iran Professional League in Abadan on Wednesday.

Sanat Naft, who had lost its previous three home games, conceded the first goal but Hakim Nesari’s brace gave them the three points.

Keivan Amraei put the visitors in front in the 60th minute but Hakim Nesari leveled the score in the 72nd minute. Nesari scored the second goal in the second minute of injury time to give his team a late win.

This was Saba’s seventh consecutive defeat under tutelage of Samad Marfavi.

On Thursday, Paykan will take on Gostaresh, Esteghlal Khuzestan host Tractor Sazi and Esteghlal meet Naft Tehran.