Saudi Pro League: Preview Al Fateh vs Al Okhdood | Date: December 30, 2023 | Time: 20:30 Hrs. | Location: King Abdullah Sport City Stadium, Buraidah, Saudi Arabia
Preview Al Fateh vs Al Okhdood
Al-Okhdood will take on Al-Fateh in the Professional League match on Saturday at Prince Abdullah bin Jalawi Stadium.
Al-Fateh, who triumphed over Al-Taawoun 1-3 in the Professional League, will be hoping for a repeat performance.
Al-Fateh had 32% possession in that game, and 3 of their 10 attempts on goal were on target. Seven of Al-Taawoun’s twenty-one attempts on goal were on target.
In five of the last six games in which Al-Fateh has played, the average goal total was less than three. In terms of goal distribution during that time, Al-Fateh scored five goals, and the other teams scored a total of seven. It will be intriguing to see if that pattern holds for this upcoming game.
Al-Okhdood enters the contest having defeated Al-Shabab 1-0 in their previous Professional League game.
Al-Okhdood had a 26% possession rate, and 2 of their 7 shots on goal were on target during that game. Conversely, Al-Shabab had nine attempts on goal, but none of them were on target.
Recent encounters featuring Al-Okhdood have shown a pattern of at least one team failing to score. It has occurred five times in the last six outings that we have examined. While Al-Okhdood has scored five goals in these matches, their opponents have managed an overall goal total of six.
The teams’ last league encounter took place on August 18, 2023, on Professional League match day 2, with the final score being Al-Okhdood 1-3 Al-Fateh.
The Al-Okhdood manager is fully worry-free about his team’s health going into this game because there are no injuries in the squad that may be selected. Read more
Al Fateh vs Al Okhdood: Prediction
Even though it’s not anticipated to be sufficient to avoid defeat, we have the impression that Al-Okhdood has what it takes to put one past this Al-Fateh team.
We’re going to go with a close encounter where Al-Fateh wins 2-1 after the referee sounds the final whistle. We’ll have to wait and see.