The Al-Ittihad team will challenge the Al-Ahli team in a Matchday 9 Saudi Arabia Pro League in King Abdullah Sports City Stadium, Jeddah on Friday, October 06, 2023. For streaming coverage of Al-Ittihad vs Al-Ahli, preview and how to watch it, see in this article.
Al-Ittihad, the defending champion, will try to return to the top of the standings when they host Al-Ahli, a promoted team who is appearing impressive, in Week 9 of the Saudi Arabian Pro League. This match will take place on Friday, 6 October 2023 at noon at King Abdullah Sports City.
Al-Ittihad is currently in second place with 19 points, only behind leaders Al-Hilal on goal difference. They failed to maintain top position after being held to a goalless draw by Al-Feiha last week. However, they are still in excellent form with eight wins in the last 10 matches in all competitions, including seven wins in the Saudi Arabia National Football Championship.
The team coached by coach Fabio Carille has a sharp attack line with 18 goals scored in eight weeks. They also have a solid defense with only five goals conceded. In home matches, they showed dominance with nine wins from the last 10 matches. They are also superior in their head-to-head record against Al-Ahli with two wins in the last two meetings.
On the other hand, Al-Ahli is a team to be reckoned with this season. They managed to climb to sixth place with 13 points, only four points behind Al-Hilal. They also have a productive attack line with 16 goals scored in eight weeks. However, they still have weaknesses at the back with 13 goals conceded.
The team coached by coach Matthias Jaissle has also experienced a decline in performance recently. They have only one win in their last seven matches in all competitions, including four defeats in the Saudi Arabian pro league. On the road, they have also been disappointing with three defeats in the last five matches. They also lost their last two matches against Al-Ittihad.
With the advantage of the field and the quality of the players, Al-Ittihad is expected to easily get three points in this match. They will also try to score lots of goals to catch up on the goal difference with Al-Hilal. Meanwhile, Al-Ahli will of course try to provide fierce resistance and steal points at the opponent’s headquarters.
For information, in this match, it is reported that there are no injured players on the home side, but on the opposing side, Al-Ahli has several players who will be absent, such as Arthur, Fosu-Mensah, Mbamba, Schick.
Live Stream & How To Watch
Al-Ittihad vs Al-Ahli match at King Abdullah Sports City Stadium, Jeddah can be watched live streaming. Saudi Pro League 2023/2024 Matchday 9 match broadcast on Twitch, Shahid starting 14:00 ET.
|Match||Al-Ittihad vs. Al-Ahli|
|Competition||2023/2024 Saudi Pro League|
|Match day||Matchday 9|
|Venue||King Abdullah Sports City Stadium, Jeddah|
|Date||Friday, October 06, 2023|
|Official TV||Twitch, Shahid|
|Streaming Link||Twitch, Shahid|
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Interesting Statistics and Facts
|Al-Ittihad (3-5-2)||Al-Ahli (4-3-3)|
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