Al Ittihad Kalba defeats Al Dhafra 2-0 on Friday. HIGHLIGHTS

KALBA. Al Ittihad Kalba tops Al Dhafra with a 2-0 win with a goal from H. Fardan (72') and a goal from B. Ramirez (75').

Al Ittihad Kalba defeats Al Dhafra 2-0 on Friday. HIGHLIGHTS

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%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 60 Ball Possession 40
Shots
  • 16 Total 6
  • 5 On Target 1
  • 11 Off Target 5
  • 5 Shots blocked 2
  • 99 Attack 83
  • 62 Dangerous attack 46
  • 91 Ball safe​ 71
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 5 Corners 3
  • 1 Off Sides 1
Fouls
  • 14 Total 15
  • 1 Yellow Cards 1
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 3

Ball possession

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.

Cards

Al Ittihad Kalba didn’t receive any yellow card. Talking about the opposition, Al Dhafra received 2 yellow cards (Claudio and Claudio).

Match Timeline

57'
W. Hussain- sub ->M. Aljneibi
M. Ahmed Abdalla- sub ->L. Spadacio
59'
Hassan Yaser- sub ->A. Al Naqbi
59'
H. Fardan- sub ->A. Cicaldau
59'
H. Fardan(goal)Y. Alblooshi
72'
73'
A. Fawzi- sub ->S. Mohamed
73'
A. Fawzi- sub ->S. Mohamed
B. Ramirez(goal)H. Fardan
75'
A. Alchadli- sub ->B. Ramirez
87'
A. Alchadli- sub ->B. Ramirez
87'
90'
Claudio- Yellow
90'
Claudio- Yellow

Standings

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).

Next matches

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
W. Rashid 75.United Arab Emirates
G
E. Houti 1.United Arab Emirates
D
A. Mohammed 25.United Arab Emirates
D
A. Al Hamhami 38.United Arab Emirates
M
L. Leite 9.Brazil
59'
M
M. Sabeel 3.United Arab Emirates
M
F. Kiss 14.Slovakia
M
D. Bessa 11.Italy
M
A. Cicâldău 8.Romania
59'
M
B. Ramírez 10.Argentina
87' Goals75'
F
A. Al Naqbi 19.United Arab Emirates
59'
Substitutes
G
H. Abdulla 55.United Arab Emirates
D
M. Ibrahim 16.United Arab Emirates
D
S. Alzaabi 2.United Arab Emirates
M
H. Fardan 4.United Arab Emirates
59' Goals72'
M
Z. Mohammed 17.Ghana
M
Y. Alblooshi 27.United Arab Emirates
M
A. Jshak 7.Comoros
59'
F
A. Mahmood 20.Yemen
87'
F
P. Mlapa 15.Togo

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.

Substitutions

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

Al Dhafra
G
A. Al Nasseri 30.United Arab Emirates
D
M. Al Ali 2.United Arab Emirates
D
90'
D
P. Pavlov 16.Argentina
D
K. bin Mahmoud 24.United Arab Emirates
M
K. Al Zaabi 6.United Arab Emirates
M
H. Al Marzoqi 15.United Arab Emirates
M
W. Karoui 11.Tunisia
F
M. Aljneibi 8.United Arab Emirates
57'
F
M. te Vrede 9.Netherlands
F
M. Rayhi 10.Netherlands
Substitutes
G
A. Hassan 1.United Arab Emirates
D
R. Sari 37.United Arab Emirates
M
I. Abdulla 23.United Arab Emirates
M
L. Cândido 25.Brazil
M
W. Esmail 7.United Arab Emirates
M
I. Alhammadi 17.United Arab Emirates
F
A. Fawzi 99.United Arab Emirates
73'
F
H. Suwaid 77.United Arab Emirates

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.

Substitutions

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.​