Al Shabab stunned fourth-placed East Riffa 1-0 in a 13th-round match of the Nasser bin Hamad Bahrain Premier League at Khalifa Sports City Stadium last night.
Ali Hassan scored the lone goal of the match in the 58th minute with a powerful shot that baffled East Riffa goalkeeper Hamad Al Dossary.
The victory has taken Al Shabab to the eighth position with 10 points while East Riffa remain in the fourth spot with 21 points.
The second match of the night, played between Al Hala and Manama at Shaikh Ali bin Mohammed Al Khalifa Stadium, ended in a goalless draw.
The 13th-round matches conclude tonight.