AL-HASA. Al Ittihad had an adventurous win over Al Fateh. The hero of the match was who scored in the 7th, 50th, 59th, 90th and 90th minute. Al Fateh was vastly superior in terms of ball possession (67%).
The match was played at the Prince Abdullah bin Jalawi Sports City Stadium stadium in Al-Hasa on Saturday and it started at 4:00 pm local time. The referee was Andrés Matonte who had the assistance of Nicolás Taran and Martín Soppi. The 4th official was Mohammed Alharbi. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was hot at 28.3 degrees Celsius or 82.89 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 26%.
- 55 Ball Possession 45
- 9 Total 20
- 3 On Target 9
- 4 Off Target 9
- 2 Shots blocked 2
- 104 Attack 64
- 92 Dangerous attack 61
- 108 Ball safe 112
- 0 Penalties 1
- 3 Corners 6
- 5 Total 10
- 2 Yellow Cards 3
- 0 Double Yellow 0
- 0 Red Card 0
- 5 Substitutions 3
Al Fateh had a strong ball possession 67% while Al Ittihad was struggling with a 33% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Al Fateh was putting more pressure with 92 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 3 were on target. Notwithstanding, Al Ittihad succeeded in find the solution to win this match.
Al Fateh shot 9 times, 3 on target, 5 off target. Talking about the opposition, Al Ittihad shot 20 times, 9 on target, 9 off target.
Al Fateh received 3 yellow cards (Mohammed Al Fuhaid, Petros and M. Batna). Talking about the opposition, Al Ittihad received 3 yellow cards (Hélder Costa, Igor Coronado and Madallah Al-Olayan).
After this match, Al Fateh will stay with 32 points to sit in the 6th place. Regarding the opposition, Al Ittihad will have 50 points to sit in the 1st place.
In the next match in the Pro League, Al Fateh will host Dhamk on the 25th of May with a 2-2 head to head record.
Al Ittihad will play away agasint Al Wahda on the 9th of April with a 18-4 head to head in favor of Al Ittihad (6 draws).
Al Fateh – Formation
Al Fateh adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Giorgios Donis decided to play with the following team: Jacob Rinne, Francisco Manuel Vélez Jiménez, Ali Faraj Al Zubaidi, Petros Matheus dos Santos Araújo, Mohammed Alfehaid, Marwane Saadane, Khalid Essa Al Ghannam, Salem Al Najdi, Sofiane Bendebka, Murad Batna and Firas Albirakan.
The home team had on the bench: Mohammed Al Saeed, Nouh Ibrahim Al Mousa, Hussain Al Mogahwi, Hassan bin Ali bin Ahmed Al Slis, Qasim Alawjami, Mustafa Reda Malayekah, Tristan Dingomé, Ziyad Maher Aljari and Ayman Al Khulaif.
Al Fateh made 5 changes: Mohammed Al Fuhaid for Tristan Dingome (68′), Khalid Al Ghannam for Ayman Al Khulaif (68′), Salem Al Najdi for Mohammed Al Saeed (68′), Petros for Hassan bin Ali bin Ahmed Al Slis (76′) and Fran Vélez for Ziyad Maher Aljari (90′).
Al Ittihad – Formation
Also Al Ittihad adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
Nuno Herlander Simões Espírito Santo played with: Marcelo Grohe, Ahmed Hegazi, Madallah Alolayan, Ahmed Mohammed Sharahili, Zakaria Al Hawsawi, Bruno Henrique Corsini, Igor Coronado, Abdulrahman Al Obod, Romário Ricardo da Silva, Hélder Wander Sousa Azevedo Costa and Abderrazak Hamdallah.
These were the players on the bench: Abdulaziz Ali Al Bishi, Abdullah Al Jadani, Ahmed Bamsaud, Omar Ibrahim Omar Othman Hawsawi, Awad Haidar Al Nashri, Albaraa Addawi, Haroune Camara, Mohammed Al Saiari and Marwan Al Sahafi.
Al Ittihad could not rely on the presence of Haroune Camara (injured) and Awad Al Nashri (injured).
Al Ittihad made 4 changes: Abdulrahman Al Obud for Haroune Camara (71′), Zakaria Al Hawsawi for Ahmed Bamsaud (87′), Romarinho for Awad Haidar Al Nashri (87′) and Hélder Costa for Abdulaziz Al Bishi (90′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Pro League.
- Al Hilal – Al Ittifaq – 3-0
- Al Nassr – Abha – 2-1
- Al Raed – Al Shabab – 2-2
- Al Fateh – Al Ittihad – 1-5