Pro League: Al Khaleej beats Al Wahda 3-2

DAMMAM. Al Khaleej topped Al Wahda.

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DAMMAM. Al Khaleej defeated Al Wahda. Al Wahda was vastly superior in terms of ball possession (72%).​

The match was played at the Prince Mohamed bin Fahd Stadium stadium in Dammam on Friday and it started at 6:00 pm local time. The referee was Sami Al Jires with the collaboration of Saad Al-Subaiee and Ibrahim Al Dakheel. The 4th official was Mohammed Al-Amri. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant around 17.7 degrees Celsius or 63.9 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 70%.​

Match Statistics

Al Wahda was in firm control of the ball 72% while Al Khaleej was struggling with a 28% ball possession.

Al Wahda was more aggressive with 43 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 5 were on target. Even so, Al Khaleej was able to find the solution to win this contest.​

Al Khaleej shot 7 times, 4 on target, 3 off target. Regarding the opposition, Al Wahda shot 9 times, 5 on target, 4 off target.


Al Khaleej received 1 yellow card (I. Anthony). On the opposite side, Al Wahda received 2 yellow cards (Anselmo and Waleed Bakshwn).

After playing this match, Al Khaleej will have 7 points to stay in the 15th place. On the opposite side, Al Wahda will stay with 12 points like Al Feiha to stay in the 12th place.

Match Events

  • 9'

    S. Çikalleshi

  • 15'

    Hani Al Sebyani

    Omar Al Oudah

  • 24'

    I. Anthony

  • 29'


  • 32'

    Gerson Rodrigues

    Waleed Bakshwn

  • 46'

    Hamad Al Abdan

    Khaled Al Samiri

  • 60'

    Hassan Al Majhad


  • 70'

    Fábio Martins

    Hussain Ali Alnwaiqi

  • 75'

    K. Yoda

    Alaa Hejji

  • 76'

    Azzam Al Bishi

    Hazzaa Ahmed Al Ghamdi

  • 76'

    Sultan Al Akouz

    Hamad Al Jayzani

  • 80'

    K. Yoda

    F. Fajr

  • 87'

    Fábio Martins

  • 90'

    Waleed Bakshwn

  • 90'

    F. Fajr (Goal Disallowed)

  • 90'

    Abdullah Al Harbi

    Hani Al Sebyani

  • 90'

    Abdullah Al Harbi

    Hani Al Sebyani

Next match

In the upcoming Pro League match, Al Khaleej will host Al Raed on the 20th of January with a 4-2 head to head in favor of Al Khaleej (0 draws).

Al Wahda will host Al Tai on the 21st of January with a 4-1 head to head stats in favor of Al Wahda (2 draws).

Al Khaleej: Formation and Lineups

Al Khaleej started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).

The manager Pedro Emanuel dos Santos Martins Silva chose to play with the following team: Douglas Alan Schuck Friedrich, Mohammed Al Khabrani, Izuchukwu Jude Anthony, Omar Hamad Al Aowda, André Biyogo Poko, Lucas Vieira de Souza, Khaled Al Samiri, Hussain Ali Alnwaiqi, Sokol Cikalleshi, Andrew Erick Feitosa and Fábio Santos Martins.


Al Khaleej made 5 changes: Omar Al Oudah for Hani Al Sebyani (15′), Khaled Al Samiri for Hamad Al Abdan (46′), Morato for Hassan Al Majhad (60′), Hani Al Sebyani for Abdullah Al Harbi (90′) and Hani Al Sebyani for Abdullah Al Harbi (90′).

Al Wahda: Formation and Lineups

Al Wahda started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

Talking about the opposition, José Luis Sierra Pando played with: Munir Mohand Mohamedi, Óscar Esau Duarte Gaitán, Amiri Kurdi, Abdullah Fareed Al Hafith, Hamad Sulaiman Al Jayzani, Fayçal Fajr, Waleed Rashid Bakshween, Anselmo De Moraes, Alaa Hejji, H. Al-Ghamdi and Gerson Leal Rodrigues Gouveia.


Al Wahda made 3 changes: Alaa Hejji for K. Yoda (75′), Hazzaa Ahmed Al Ghamdi for Azzam Al Bishi (76′) and Hamad Al Jayzani for Sultan Al Akouz (76′).

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