AL-RAYYAN. Al Arabi prevails over Al Markhiya with a 2-0 win with a goal from O. Al (49′) and a goal from Y. Msakni (74′). Al Arabi took advantage of its superior ball possession (57%).
The match was held at the Education City Stadium Stadium in Al-Rayyan on Tuesday and this began at 2:25 pm UTC. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was extremely hot around 37.9 degrees Celsius or 100.22 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 23%.
Al Arabi was in firm control of the ball 57% while Al Markhiya was struggling with a 43% ball possession.
Al Arabi was more aggressive with 70 dangerous attacks and 17 shots of which 3 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Al Arabi won the match.
Al Arabi shot 17 times, 3 on target, 14 off target. On the opposite side, Al Markhiya shot 8 times, 2 on target, 6 off target.
Al Arabi received 5 yellow cards (Y. Msakni, A. Marafee, I. Kala, M. I. Abunad and Y. A. Rahmati). On the other side, Al Markhiya received 2 yellow cards (A. Said and J. Benson).
After playing this match, Al Arabi has 6 points to occupy the 2nd place in the table. while Al Markhiya stays with 4 points (3rd).
O. Al Somah
M. S. Al-Neel
A. Al Ansari
M. I. Abunad
O. Al Somah
Y. A. Rahmati
Al Markhiya will host Al Duhail on the 22nd of August with a 2-0 head to head record in favor of Al Duhail (0 draws).
Al Arabi: Formation and Lineups
The manager Younes Ali Rahmati chose to play with the following team: Mahmud Abunada, Muniesa, Yousuf Muftah, Ibrahim Nasser Kala, Abdulla Al Sulaiti, A. Gunnarsson, Abdullah Marafee, Ahmed Fathy, Y. Msakni, Abdulaziz Al Ansari and Omar Al Somah.
Al Arabi made 4 changes: I. Kala for Hamid Ismaeil (75′), A. Al Ansari for M. S. Al-Neel (79′), O. Al Somah for A. Baloushi (89′) and M. Muniesa for A. Anad (90′).
Al Markhiya: Formation and Lineups
On the opposite side, Abdullah Mubarak played with: Louay Ashour, J. Benson, Youssef Ramadan, Talal Al Shila, Noor Rahman, Saleh Al-Yeri, D. Fettouhi, J. Hamroun, Jameel Al Yahmadi, Aymen Hussein and Ali Said.
Al Markhiya made 2 changes: A. Said for H. Balgheit (65′) and N. Rahman for A. Ameen (79′).
Results of the day
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