Saudi Pro League: Preview Al Ittihad vs Al Nassr | Date: December 26, 2023 | Time: 23:30 Hrs. | Location: King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Al-Ittihad Saudi Arabian Club نادي الإتحاد العربي السعودي is going head to head with Al Nassr Football Club نادي النصر السعودي starting on Dec. 26th , 2023 at 23:30 Hrs. The match is a part of the Saudi Professional League.
Preview Al Ittihad vs Al Nassr
On Tuesday, Al-Ittihad and Al-Nassr will play in the Professional League at King Abdullah Sports City.
After losing to Al-Raed 1-3 in their previous Professional League match, Al-Ittihad will be looking to win this game.
Al-Ittihad had 61% possession in that game, and 3 of their 9 shots on goal were on target. Romarinho was the lone member of Al-Ittihad to score (25′). Conversely, Al-Raed had 16 shots on goal, 7 of which were on target.
Although Al-Ittihad has been giving up goals a lot lately, they have also managed to score on their opportunities. Al-Ittihad has seen their goal breached in five of their previous six games, and they have managed to register a point in six of those contests. Apart from past performance, it’s unclear if that pattern will continue in this game.
After defeating Al-Ettifaq 3-1 in their Professional League encounter, Al-Nassr will enter this match feeling confident.
Al-Nassr had a 66% possession rate, and 10 of their 20 shots on goal were on target during that game. Alex Telles (43′), Marcelo Brozović (59′), and Cristiano Ronaldo (73′) scored for Al-Nassr. Al-Ettifaq’s opponents had five shots on goal, but only two of them were on target. Al-Ettifaq’s Mohammed Al-Kuwaykibi scored in the 85th minute.
Throughout their last six games, Al-Nassr has had 11 goals rewarded for their efforts on goal. Throughout that same time frame, six goals have been scored against them.
There are no reported fitness issues for the Al-Nassr manager going into this match because he has an entirely healthy group to pick from.
Al Ittihad vs Al Nassr: Prediction
We believe that Al-Ittihad will undoubtedly generate enough opportunities to score against this Al-Nassr team, yet one goal is probably not going to be sufficient.
We predict a close match that ends with Al-Nassr winning 1-2 at the end of the match. Just wait and watch how this one plays out.