Al Sadd prevails over Al Arabi 2-0 on Monday. HIGHLIGHTS

DOHA. Al Sadd overcomes Al Arabi with a 2-0 win with a penalty scored by S. Cazorla (66') and a goal from H. Al (72').

Al Sadd prevails over Al Arabi 2-0 on Monday. HIGHLIGHTS

DOHA. Al Sadd prevails over Al Arabi with a 2-0 win with a penalty scored by S. Cazorla (66′) and a goal from H. Al (72′).

The match was played at the Grand Hamad Stadium stadium in Doha on Monday and it started at 7:00 pm local time. The referee was Saoud Al Athbah with the collaboration of Juma Mohammed Al Burshaid and Yousef Aref Al Shamari. The 4th official was Hamad Al Subaie. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 19.4 degrees Celsius or 66.88 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 78%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 45 Ball Possession 55
Shots
  • 16 Total 13
  • 4 On Target 6
  • 12 Off Target 7
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 88 Attack 80
  • 56 Dangerous attack 37
  • 79 Ball safe​ 74
  • 0 Penalties 1
  • 10 Corners 0
Fouls
  • 3 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 3 Substitutions 3

Ball possession

Al Sadd had a superior ball possession 55% while Al Arabi was struggling with a 45% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Al Arabi was more pushing with 56 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 4 were on target. Anyway, Al Sadd found a way to find the solution to win this contest.​

Al Arabi shot 16 times, 4 on target, 12 off target. On the other side, Al Sadd shot 13 times, 6 on target, 7 off target.

Cards

Al Arabi received 3 yellow cards (Abdulrahman Anad, Rafinha and Hilal Mohammed). Regarding the opposition, Al Sadd received 3 yellow cards (Hassan Al Haydos, Boualem Khoukhi and B. Bounedjah).

Match Timeline

Abdulrahman Anad- Yellow
18'
38'
Hassan Al Heidos- Yellow
39'
Boualem Khoukhi- Yellow
Rafinha- Yellow
45'
45'
Baghdad Bounedjah- Yellow
Abdullah Marafee- sub ->Ibrahim Nasser Kala
58'
Hilal Mohammed- Yellow
60'
66'
Santi Cazorla(penalty)
72'
Hassan Al Heidos(goal)
Jassem Abdulsallam- sub ->Abdulrahman Anad
73'
Abdullah Murisi- sub ->Abdulrahman Anad
73'
79'
Guilherme- sub ->Hassan Al Haydos
87'
Tarek Salman- sub ->Bahaa Ellithi
90'
Mosaab Khoder- sub ->Akram Afif

Standings

After playing this contest, Al Arabi will stay with 22 points to remain in the 2nd place. On the other side, Al Sadd will have 13 points like Al Gharafa to remain in the 6th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Premier League, Al Arabi will play away against Al Sadd on the 7th of May with a 25-8 head to head stats in favor of Al Sadd (6 draws).

Al Sadd will host Al Arabi on the 7th of May with a 25-8 head to head record in favor of Al Sadd (6 draws).

Al Arabi – Formation

Al Arabi
G
D
Muniesa 5.Spain
D
Yousuf Muftah 13.Qatar
D
58'
M
Aron Gunnarsson 17.Iceland
M
Rafinha 10.Brazil
45'
M
Ahmed Fathy 8.Qatar
M
Hilal Mohammed 14.Qatar
60'
M
73' 18'
F
Youssef Msakni 28.Tunisia
F
Omar Al Somah 9.Syria
Substitutes
G
Mahmud Abunada 21.Qatar
D
73'
D
Hamid Ismaeil 12.Qatar
M
Mohamed Sayyar 3.Bahrain
M
58'
M
Mohamed Salah 11.Qatar
M
Rami Suhali Ali 99.Qatar
M
F
Abdullah Murisi 24.Qatar
73'

The manager Younes Ali Rahmati decided to play with the following team: Jasem Adel Al Hail, Marc Muniesa Martínez, Yousuf Muftah Muftah, Ibrahim Nasser Kala, Aron Einar Gunnarsson, Rafael Alcântara do Nascimento, Ahmed Fathy, Hilal Mohammed Ibrahim, Abdulrahman Anad Al Deri, Youssef Msakni and Omar Jihad Al Somah.

The home team had on the bench: Noureldin Mohammed Ahmed, Abdullah Nasser Murisi, Mohamed Bader Sayyar, Mahmud Ibrahim Abunad, Jassem Gaber Abdulsallam, Hamid Ismaeil Hassan Khaleefa Hamid, Fahad Al-Abdulrahman, Abdullah Marafee, Abdulrahim Yousuf Al Baloushi, Mohamed Salah Elneel, Rami Suhali Ali and Tamer Ramzi Bouri.

Substitutions

Al Arabi made 3 changes: Ibrahim Nasser Kala for Abdullah Marafee (58′), Abdulrahman Anad for Jassem Gaber Abdulsallam (73′) and Abdulrahman Anad for Abdullah Murisi (73′).

Al Sadd – Formation

Al Sadd
G
Yousef Baliadeh 31.Qatar
D
Boualem Khoukhi 16.Qatar
39'
M
Santi Cazorla 19.Spain
Goals66'
M
Jung Woo-Young 5.Korea Republic
M
Bahaa Ellithi 27.Qatar
87'
F
André Ayew 24.Ghana
F
Hassan Al Heidos 10.Qatar
79' 38' Goals72'
F
Baghdad Bounedjah 11.Algeria
45'
F
Akram Afif 63.Qatar
90'
Substitutes
D
Ahmed Suhail 37.Qatar
D
Tarek Salman 6.Qatar
87'
D
Mosaab Khoder 70.Qatar
90'
M
M
Guilherme 18.Brazil
79'
M
A. Al Yazidi 13.Qatar
M
Ahmed Sayyar 4.Bahrain

Juan Manuel Lillo Díez played with: Yousef Abdulrahman Baliadeh, Boualem Khoukhi, Pedro Miguel Correia, Rodrigo Barbosa Tabata, Santiago Cazorla González, Woo-Young Jung, Bahaa Mamdouh Ellithi, André Ayew Pelé, Hassan Khalid Al Heidos, Baghdad Bounedjah and Akram Hassan Afif.

These were the players on the bench: Ahmed Suhail Al Hamawende, Mohammed Waed Abdulwahhab Al Bayati, Guilherme dos Santos Torres, Mohamed Naceur Almanai, Jehad Mohammad Hudib, Abdelrahman Rashid Gomaa, Tarek Salman Salman, Ahmad Mohammed Al-Saeed, Abdullah Badr Al Yazidi, Mosaab Khoder Jibril and Ahmed Bader Sayyar.

Substitutions

Al Sadd made 3 changes: Hassan Al Haydos for Guilherme (79′), Bahaa Ellithi for Tarek Salman (87′) and Akram Afif for Musaab Khidir (90′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Premier League.​