Saudi Pro League: Match Report Al Hazem vs Al Fateh | Date: December 7, 2023 | Time: 20:30 Hrs. | Location: Al-Hazm Club Stadium, Al-Rass, Saudi Arabia
Final Score: Al Hazem vs Al Fateh
|FINAL SCORE: Al Hazem 2-0 Al Fateh
|Bruno Viana (5′), Tozé (14′ Pen)
Match Report: Al Hazem vs Al Fateh
In a high-stakes matchup between Al-Hazm and Al-Fateh, the former emerged victorious with a commanding 2-0 win. The match unfolded with an electric atmosphere as both teams showcased their skill and determination on the field.
The game kicked off with immense energy, and within the first ten minutes, the tension skyrocketed when a handball by Fahad Al Harbi from Al-Fateh gifted Al-Hazm a penalty opportunity. Tozé stepped up and confidently converted the spot-kick, giving Al-Hazm an early lead at the 13th minute.
The momentum continued to favor Al-Hazm when Bruno Viana capitalized on a set-piece, heading in a precise cross from Faïz Selemani to extend the lead in the 4th minute. However, the goal was initially under scrutiny, but following a VAR review, the goal stood, further solidifying Al-Hazm’s dominance in the first half.
Al-Fateh fought fiercely to get back into the game, creating several attempts and earning set-piece opportunities. However, their efforts were thwarted by a resolute Al-Hazm defense and excellent goalkeeping, denying their adversaries any chance to claw back into contention.
The second half witnessed a flurry of attempts from both sides, with Al-Fateh displaying a spirited comeback attempt. Despite their relentless efforts, Al-Hazm maintained a tight grip on the game, thwarting every offensive move by Al-Fateh.
The match saw several yellow cards being brandished as the intensity surged on the pitch. Al-Hazm, with solid defensive maneuvers and calculated attacks, held onto their lead until the final whistle.
As the game concluded, Al-Hazm emerged victorious, showcasing not only their offensive prowess but also their defensive resilience. The precision in set-pieces and the early goals in each half proved to be decisive in securing this significant win, much to the jubilation of their fans.
Overall, Al-Hazm displayed a masterful performance, earning a well-deserved 2-0 triumph over Al-Fateh, marking a memorable chapter in their football journey.