Masud Juma celebrates a goal as he made his debut for UAE side Dibba Al Fujairah at the Al-Fujairah Stadium on Thursday 27 September. He scored his second goal for the club at the same venue on Thur 1 Nov 2018 as his side rallied to tie Al Jazira 3-3 Image-Credit
Masud nets second goal in Arabian Gulf League
By Patrick Korir | Thu 01 Nov, 2018 18:22

2017 Kenyan Premier League (KPL) top scorer Masud Juma Choka grabbed a goal - his second for UAE side Dibba Al Fujairah in slightly over a month - as his side rallied to share the spoils in a 3-3 draw in an Arabian Gulf League match with visiting Al Jazira at the Al Fujairah Stadium on Thursday 1 November.

Level scores

Juma, playing his fifth league game for the club, struck in the 41st minute to level the game at 2-2 going to the break.

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Darwish Juma Mohammed's goal, sandwiched by Ali Ahmed Mabkhout's brace, had Dibba at 2-1 till Masud stepped up with the leveler.

The hosts were to trail the game for a third time when Khalfan Mubarak Al Shamsi scored the visitors third goal two minutes after the hour mark.

Stoppage time goal

But when it looked all spoils were lost for the home team, Moroccan Driss Fettouhi saved the hosts with the equalizing goal right at the death to salvage a point.

In spite of the late rally, and the point gained, Dibba still sit at the bottom of the standings as Al Jazira climbed to second spot with 16 points on goal difference over Al Ain.

Juma joined the club on Saturday 22 September after spending seven weeks without a club since parting ways with South African topflight club Cape Town City FC; a club he joined form Kenyan Premier League (KPL) side Kariobangi Sharks.

Debut goal

He scored on his debut to help his side to a 3-1 win over Al Dhafra - the clubs' only points till the one from the Thursday draw - during a round four clash at the Al-Fujairah Stadium on Thursday 27 September.

Next up for Juma and Co. will be an away game to Ajman on Monday 5 November at the Shaikh Rashid bin Saeed Stadium.

Patrick Korir

Twitter: @tipkorir

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