DAMMAM. Al Khaleej bested Al Wahda. Al Wahda was vastly superior in terms of ball possession (69%).
The match was played at the Prince Mohamed bin Fahd Stadium stadium in Dammam on Friday and it started at 6:00 pm local time. The referee was Sami Al Jires with the support of Saad Al-Subaiee and Ibrahim Al Dakheel. The 4th official was Mohammed Al-Amri. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 17.7 degrees Celsius or 63.9 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 70%.
Al Wahda was in firm control of the ball 69% while Al Khaleej was struggling with a 31% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Al Wahda was more aggressive with 43 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 5 were on target. Anyway, Al Khaleej found a way to find the solution to win this match.
Al Khaleej shot 7 times, 4 on target, 3 off target. Talking about the opposition, Al Wahda shot 9 times, 5 on target, 4 off target.
Al Khaleej received 1 yellow card (I. Anthony). Regarding the opposition, Al Wahda received 2 yellow cards (Anselmo and Waleed Bakshwn).
After playing this match, Al Khaleej will have 10 points to remain in the 14th place. On the opposite side, Al Wahda will stay with 12 points like Al Feiha to remain in the 12th place.
In the next match in the Pro League, Al Khaleej will play away with Abha on the 2nd of February with a 0-0 head to head.
Al Wahda will play away agasint Al Feiha on the 4th of February with a 2-2 head to head statistic.
Al Khaleej – Formation
Al Khaleej started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
The manager Pedro Emanuel dos Santos Martins Silva decided to play with the following team: Douglas Alan Schuck Friedrich, Mohammed Al Khabrani, Izuchukwu Jude Anthony, Omar Hamad Al Aowda, André Biyogo Poko, Lucas Vieira de Souza, Khaled Al Samiri, Hussain Ali Alnwaiqi, Sokol Cikalleshi, Andrew Erick Feitosa and Fábio Santos Martins.
The home team had on the bench: Hamad Abdan Al Abdan, Hani Ismail Al Sibyani, Abdullah Al Harbi, Marwan Al-Haidari, Ayman Yusef Al-Hujaili, Saleh Yahya Al Abbas, Mohamed Falah Al-Sahli, Hassan Al-Majhad and Abdullah Al-Shanqiti.
Al Khaleej made 5 changes: Omar Al Oudah for Hani Al Sebyani (15′), Khaled Al Samiri for Hamad Al Abdan (46′), Morato for Hassan Al Majhad (60′), Hani Al Sebyani for Abdullah Al Harbi (90′) and Hani Al Sebyani for Abdullah Al Harbi (90′).
Al Wahda – Formation
Al Wahda started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
José Luis Sierra Pando played with: Munir Mohand Mohamedi, Óscar Esau Duarte Gaitán, Amiri Kurdi, Abdullah Fareed Al Hafith, Hamad Sulaiman Al Jayzani, Fayçal Fajr, Waleed Rashid Bakshween, Anselmo De Moraes, Alaa Hejji, H. Al-Ghamdi and Gerson Leal Rodrigues Gouveia.
They had on the bench: Abdulaziz Noor, Ali Abdulqader Makki, Abdulquddus Atiah, Sultan Sami Al Akouz, Noor Al-Rashidi, Azzam Mohammed Al Bishi, Abdoul Karim Yoda, Sultan Al Sawadi and Yahya Mahdi Naji.
Al Wahda made 3 changes: Alaa Hejji for K. Yoda (75′), Hazzaa Ahmed Al Ghamdi for Azzam Al Bishi (76′) and Hamad Al Jayzani for Sultan Al Akouz (76′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Pro League.