Olunga on a hat trick as Duhail edge Esteghal in AFC Champions League action

Olunga on a hat trick as Duhail edge Esteghal in AFC Champions League action

Farshid Esmael drew the Iranians level after the break before Olunga grabbed his hat trick five minutes from full time.

Michael Olunga

Michael Olunga’s hat-trick was instrumental in Al Duhail’s 4-3 win over Iranian side Esteghal in Wednesday’s AFC Champions League action in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Coming into this fixture having scored his first goal in Sunday’s 1-1 draw against hosts Al Ahli, Olunga struck in the 10th minute to restore parity after Amir Arsalan Motahari scored Esteghlal’s opener in the 4th minute.

He then traded goals with Malian Chieck Diabate, the scores tied at 2-2 after 34 minutes before Abdullah Abdulsalam scored to give Duhail a 3-2 lead heading into the interval.

Farshid Esmael drew the Iranians level after the break before Olunga grabbed his hat trick five minutes from full time.

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