Football fans in Saudi Arabia are in for a thrilling showdown as Al Raed take on Al Nassr in the Saudi Pro League. The stage is set for an exciting encounter as these two teams with contrasting recent records prepare to meet.
Al Raed find themselves in a difficult position in the Saudi Professional League, with a dismal record of being winless in their last 10 home matches in the top flight. Their recent performances have seen them settle for three draws and suffer eight losses. These home games left Al Raed desperate for a turnaround and determined to secure a crucial victory.
Despite the difficult run, Al Raed served up entertaining matches for the fans. Over 2.5 goals has been a common theme in their recent home fixtures, with 12 of their last 16 matches seeing three or more goals. Although they may have been fighting for victory, Al Raed did not shy away from offering football enthusiasts an action-packed encounter.
Unlike Al Raed’s fights, Al Nassr has been in scintillating form on his travels. They have managed to secure ten wins in their last 13 away matches in the Saudi Professional League. This impressive margin suggests that Al Nassr will enter the match as favourites, brimming with confidence.
In addition, Al Nassr’s away matches have been a source of excitement for the fans. They have scored at least three goals in seven of their last eight road games. This ability to score goals away from home highlights their attacking prowess and sets the stage for an entertaining clash with Al Raed.
Al Raed’s possible starting lineup:
Moreira; Al-Dosari, Gonzalez, Gonzalez, Alsubaie; Fouzair, Al Bishi, Normann, Sunbul; Saayoud, El Berkaoui
Al-Nassr’s possible starting lineup:
Al-Aqidi; Al Ghannam, Al-Fatil, Laporte, Konan; Al Khaibari, Brozovic; Ghareeb, Otavio, Mane; Ronaldo