Saudi Pro League: Highlights Al Ittihad vs Al Khaleej | Date: November 30, 2023 | Time: 23:30 Hrs. | Location: King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
As game week 15 commences, we, Proleaguefootballsaudi.com share highlights of Al Ittihad vs Al Khaleej scheduled for Nov. 30, 2023 at 23:30 Hrs local time.
Highlights: Al Ittihad vs Al Khaleej
|FINAL SCORE: Al Ittihad 4-2 Al Khaleej
|Igor Coronado (9′), Karim Benzema (29′ Pen), Abderrazak Hamdallah (65′ Pen), Zakaria Al Hawsawi (74′)
|Khaled Narey (45′ Pen), Fawaz Al-Torais (90′)
In a gripping encounter at the stadium, Al-Ittihad triumphed over Al-Khaleej, claiming a 4-2 victory in a match defined by fervor, stunning goals, and moments of intense drama.
The game kicked off with palpable energy as both sides displayed their intent to seize control. Al-Ittihad made their mark early, capitalizing on a swift counter-attack that culminated in Igor Coronado’s clinical finish, putting his team ahead just eight minutes into the game.
However, Al-Khaleej swiftly responded, demonstrating their resilience. Ivo Rodrigues unleashed a powerful strike from a distance, narrowly missing the target but highlighting their attacking threat. The momentum swayed back and forth until Karim Benzema, through a penalty, doubled Al-Ittihad’s lead in the 29th minute, sending the ball confidently into the bottom left corner.
Al-Khaleej fought back determinedly, earning a penalty of their own after a handball, allowing Khaled Narey to coolly convert from the spot in the 44th minute, narrowing the deficit before the halftime whistle.
The second half witnessed an intense battle as both teams aimed to assert their dominance. Al-Ittihad extended their lead further through Abderrazzaq Hamed Allah’s successful penalty in the 65th minute after a foul in the box sparked VAR intervention.
Al-Khaleej continued to press forward, refusing to concede defeat. Fawaz Al Terais showcased his prowess with a precise strike, reducing the margin with a well-timed shot in the 89th minute, injecting late drama into the contest.
Yet, Al-Ittihad remained resilient, sealing their victory in added time when Zakaria Al Hawsawi unleashed a left-footed shot into the bottom corner, ensuring the home side claimed all three points in a thrilling encounter.
The match concluded with Al-Ittihad emerging triumphant, showcasing their attacking flair and defensive composure, while Al-Khaleej exhibited commendable determination and fighting spirit despite the result.
The clash proved to be a testament to the excitement and unpredictability that football consistently delivers.
In the end, the final whistle marked an enthralling contest that provided fans with a spectacle of skill, passion, and breathtaking moments.
Al Ittihad vs Al Khaleej: Line-Ups
|96Marwan Al Haidari
|12Zakaria Al Hawsawi
|6Khaled Al Samiri
|39Saeed Al Hamsal
|16Faisal Al Ghamdi
|25Arif Al Haydar
|17Marwan Al Sahafi
|17Hassan Al Majhad
|29Farhah Al Shamrani
|14Ali Al Shaafi
|25Suwailem Al Menhali
|99Hamad Al Abdan
|88Osama Mubarak Hajaj Al Marwash