RIYADH. Al Shabab 0-0 Al Nassr didn’t manage to score any goal on Saturday..
The match was played at the Prince Faisal bin Fahd Stadium stadium in Riyadh on Saturday and it started at 8:30 pm local time. The referee was Clément Turpin with the support of Nicolas Danos and Benjamin Pages. The 4th official was Bandar Al Qahtani. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold around 14.1 degrees Celsius or 57.34 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 79%.
There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Al Shabab was in possession of the ball for 52% of the time vs. Al Nassr that controlled the ball for 48% of the time.
Al Shabab was more aggressive with 39 dangerous attacks and 12 shots of which 8 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Al Shabab to win the match.
Al Shabab shot 12 times, 8 on target, 4 off target. Regarding the opposition, Al Nassr shot 6 times, 2 on target, 4 off target.
Al Shabab received 2 yellow cards (C. Guanca and É. Banega). Regarding the opposition, Al Nassr received 2 yellow cards (Luiz Gustavo and Álvaro González).
After playing this match, Al Shabab will have 26 points like Al Hilal and Al Taawon to move up in the 3rd place. Talking about the opposition, Al Nassr will have 29 points to stay in the 1st place.
Saeed Al Rubaie
Nawaf Al Abid
Hussain Al Qahtani
Al Nassr will host Al Ittifaq on the 22nd of January with a 14-9 head to head record in favor of Al Nassr (8 draws).
Al Shabab: Formation and Lineups
Al Shabab started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Vicente Moreno Peris chose to play with the following team: Seung-Gyu Kim, Iago Azevedo dos Santos, Fawaz Al Sagourq, Hassan Mohammed Al Tambakti, Moteb Al-Harbi, Éver Maximiliano David Banega, Grzegorz Krychowiak, Cristian David Guanca, Hattan Babhir, Husain Massoud Al Monassar and Carlos Alberto Carvalho da Silva Junior.
Al Shabab made 3 changes: Iago Santos for Saeed Al Rubaie (61′), Hattan Bahbri for Santi Mina (68′) and Hussain Al Qahtani for Nawaf Al Abid (85′).
Al Nassr: Formation and Lineups
Al Nassr started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).
Regarding the opposition, Rudi Garcia played with: David Ospina Ramírez, Álvaro González Soberón, Sultan Abdullah Al Ghanam, Ali Alawjami, Abdulelah Al Amri, Luiz Gustavo Dias, Gonzalo Nicolás Martínez, Anderson Souza Conceição, Sami Khalil Al Naji, Abdullah Alkhaibari and Jaloliddin Masharipov.
Al Nassr made 3 changes: J. Masharipov for Abdulmajeed Al-Sulaiheem (60′), Pity Martínez for Ayman Yahya (79′) and D. Ospina for Amin Al-Bukhari (90′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Pro League