KALBA. Al Ittihad Kalba prevails over Al Dhafra with a 2-0 win with a goal from H. Fardan (72′) and a goal from B. Ramirez (75′). Al Ittihad Kalba took advantage of its superior ball possession (60%).
The match was played at the Ittihad Kalba Club Stadium stadium in Kalba on Friday and it started at 5:45 pm local time. The referee was Mohamed Abdulla Hassan Mohd with the support of Hassan Mohammed Hassan Abdullah Suqatari Al Mahri and Qais Al Khaddeim. The 4th official was Zayed Alawakli. The weather was clear. The temperature was extremely hot at 32.1 degrees Celsius or 89.85 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 79%.
Al Ittihad Kalba had a strong ball possession 60% while Al Dhafra was struggling with a 40% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Al Ittihad Kalba had a more offensive attitude with 62 dangerous attacks and 16 shots of which 5 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Al Ittihad Kalba won the match.
Al Ittihad Kalba shot 16 times, 5 on target, 11 off target. On the opposite side, Al Dhafra shot 6 times, 1 on target, 5 off target.
Al Ittihad Kalba didn’t receive any yellow card. Talking about the opposition, Al Dhafra received 2 yellow cards (Claudio and Claudio).
After this contest, Al Ittihad Kalba has 6 points to occupy the 4th place in the table. Regarding the opposition, Al Dhafra stays with 1 points (14th).
In the next match in the Uae League, Al Ittihad Kalba will host Bani Yas on the 4th of November with a 9-3 head to head in favor of Bani Yas (4 draws).
Al Dhafra will host Shabab Al Ahli Dubai on the 2nd of October with a 14-3 head to head statistic in favor of Shabab Al Ahli Dubai (8 draws).
Al Ittihad Kalba – Formation
Al Ittihad Kalba adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Farhad Majidi decided to play with the following team: Eisa Houti, Abdul Sallam Mohameed, Mohammad Subil, Abdulaziz Al Hamhami, Waleed Rashid, F. Kiss, D. Bessa, A. Cicâldău, B. Ramírez, Ahmed Al Naqbi and Leandro Spadacio.
The home team had on the bench: Habib Al Fardan, Z. Mohammed, Mohamed Abdelrahman Almaazmi, Adeel Al Chadli, Sultan Alzaabi, Yaser Alblooshi, Hamad Almansoori, A. Jshak and P. Mlapa.
Al Ittihad Kalba made 5 changes: L. Spadacio for M. Ahmed Abdalla (59′), A. Al Naqbi for Hassan Yaser (59′), A. Cicaldau for H. Fardan (59′), B. Ramirez for A. Alchadli (87′) and B. Ramirez for A. Alchadli (87′).
Al Dhafra – Formation
Also Al Dhafra adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
Nebojša Vignjević played with: Abdullah Sultan, Khalid Al Zaabi, Mohammed Saif Al Ali, Hamad Al Marzooqi, Cláudio, Mohamed Al Junaibi, P. Pavlov, Khalid Al Darmaki, W. Karoui, M. te Vrede and M. Rayhi.
They had on the bench: Ahmed Fawzi, Ibrahim Abdulla, Lucas Cândido, Hamdan Mohamed, Rashed Muhayer, Waleed Ambar, Abdulla Hassan Al Qamish, Ibrahim Mohamed Al Hammadi and Bi Gole Djehi.
Al Dhafra made 3 changes: M. Aljneibi for W. Hussain (57′), S. Mohamed for A. Fawzi (73′) and S. Mohamed for A. Fawzi (73′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Uae League.