Saudi Arabia defeat Thailand in World Cup qualifier
The Saudi National Team, began its quest to qualify for the World Cup 2018, which Russia will play host, by defeating Thailand 1-0.
Nauwaf Al-Aabid scored from the penalty spot, in the 83rd minute, raising the Saudi points to 3, sharing the top of its group, with Australia and the Emirates, respectively.
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