AL-HASA. Al Fateh and Al Ittihad went through a rollercoaster before drawing 4-4.
The match was played at the Prince Abdullah bin Jalawi Sports City Stadium stadium in Al-Hasa on Friday and it started at 6:50 pm local time. The referee was Sami Al Jires who was helped by Fahad Al Amri and Faisal Al Qahtani. The 4th official was Raed Al Zahrani. The weather was clear. The temperature was hot around 26 degrees Celsius or 78.73 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 33%.
There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Al Fateh was in possession of the ball for 52% of the time vs. Al Ittihad that controlled the ball for 48% of the time.
Al Fateh was more aggressive with 62 dangerous attacks and 7 shots of which 5 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Al Fateh to win the match.
Al Fateh shot 7 times, 5 on target, 2 off target. On the opposite side, Al Ittihad shot 8 times, 6 on target, 2 off target.
Al Fateh received 1 yellow card (M. Batna). On the opposite side, Al Ittihad received 2 yellow cards (Omar Hawsawi and Hamdan Al Shamrani).
After this match, Al Fateh will have 31 points to stay in the 8th place. On the opposite side, Al Ittihad will have 60 points to stay in the 1st place.
Firas Al Brikan
Abdulrahman Al Obud
Abdulaziz Al Bishi
Awad Al Nashri
Firas Al Brikan
Hamdan Al Shamrani
Al Ittihad will host Al Hilal on the 15th of May with a 16-6 head to head in favor of Al Hilal (11 draws).
Al Fateh: Formation and Lineups
Al Fateh adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Giorgios Donis chose to play with the following team: M. Koval, Ali Al Zubaidi, Qassem Lajami, Nawaf Boushal, C. Cueva, Petros, Mohammed Al Fuhaid, S. Bendebka, M. Batna, M. Saadane and Firas Al Brikan.
Al Fateh decided to remain with the initial team without doing any substitution.
Al Ittihad: Formation and Lineups
Also Al Ittihad adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
On the other side, Cosmin Marius Contra played with: Marcelo Grohe, Omar Hawsawi, Ziyad Al Sahafi, Hamdan Al Shamrani, Muhannad Al Shanqeeti, André André, Bruno Henrique, Igor Coronado, Abdulaziz Al Bishi, Romarinho and A. Hamedallah.
Al Ittihad made 3 changes: Abdulaziz Al Bishi for Abdulrahman Al Obud (71′), Bruno Henrique for Awad Al Nashri (82′) and Igor Coronado for Haroune Camara (82′).
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