Al Ettifaq vs Al Ittihad Match Preview
Al-Ettifaq holds the 7th position in the points table with 22 points in the Saudi Pro League. The team has won only one out of its five recent matches. It began with a good start in the league, however, it dropped points in the recent matches. It aims to make a comeback by defeating Al Ittihad in the next match.
While Al Ittihad holds the 5th position in the Saudi Pro League with 24 points. Their competitive run hasn’t been a good one. They have lost two of their last five matches but won the most recent one.
Where to watch Al Ettifaq vs Al Ittihad
|Online Streaming Apps
|Sony Sports Network
|Jio, Sony Liv
|Saudi Pro League Official App
Head to head
The clash between the two teams is going to be an interesting one. It will be a close competition as both the teams have amazing players. Al Ittihad has won three times, drew once, and lost once in their last five encounters with Al Ettifaq. So it will be a fun match as the teams will try their best to secure three crucial points to climb up the table.
Al Ettifaq’s Latest Performance
Al Ettifaq has dropped some points in their recent matches but still secured a good position in the table. Their recent match against Fayha, held on 11th Nov, was a draw wherein both the teams scored zero goals. The players are all set to make a comeback. It will be interesting to see how these players will perform in this upcoming match against Al Ittihad to redeem themselves.
Al Ittihad’s Latest Performance
Al Ittihad won their latest match against Abha by two goals, held on 10th Nov 2023. Karim Benzema outshined other players with his spectacular performance and stunned everyone with his hat-trick. The players aspire to work harder to show their actual worth in upcoming matches and get more points to take the top position in the table.
Al Ettifaq vs Al Ittihad Prediction
The fixture between Al Ettifaq and Al Ittihad is going to be quite fun to watch. Al Ittihad already secured a better position than Ettifaq, so they will try their best to hold it and earn more points to be at the top. Though Ittihad haven’t won a match in their recent fixtures in the league, still a promising win can be expected of them, seeing their incredible performance this season. Predicted score- Al Ettifaq and Al Ittihad (1-2).
Al Ettifaq vs Al Ittihad Probable Lineups
Following are the probable lineups for the fixture between Al Ettifaq vs Al Ittihad
- Goalkeeper- Paul Victor
- Defenders- Khateeb, Hendry, M. Tisserand, Al Otaibi
- Midfielders- Wijnaldum, A Hazazi, H. Alghamdi
- Forwards- D. Gray, R. Quaison, Al Shamrani
- Goalkeeper- M. Grohe
- Defenders- Alshanqiti, Luiz Felipe, H. Mahbub, A. Bamsaud
- Midfielders- Fabinho, N. Kante, F. Al-Ghamdi
- Forward- I. Coronado, K. Benzema, Romarinho
Top Players to Watch
The teams, Al Ettifaq and Al Ittihad will be competing in the upcoming Saudi Arabia Pro League match, and hence some of the players of both teams are sure to catch an eye.
Moussa Dembele is known for his attacking skills and powerful midfield capabilities. It is always fun watching him play on the field as his pace and passing skills are out of the world. At least one goal can be expected from him. He is the top goal scorer for the team and has found the net 7 times. Fans can also predict a great performance from Wijnaldum, an amazing striker of the team.
Karim Benzema! The name that every football fan is well aware of. His goal-scoring abilities are just out of the box. During his time in Real Madrid, he was known for his pace and striking skills. In a short period, he has established his mark even in the Saudi Pro League. He has scored the most goals while playing for Al-Ittihad.
Odds of Winning the Match
Al Ettifaq has odds of 3.75 to win, 3.66 for a draw, and 1.85 for Al Ittihad to win. Al-Ittihad are the favorites to win the match because of their amazing performance in the 2023-24 season.
Q1. Where will the match between Al Ettifaq vs Al Ittihad be played?
The match is scheduled in Abdullah Al Dabil Stadium, located in Saudi Arabia, located in Saudi Arabia.
Q2. Who is the top goal scorer of Al Ittihad?
Karim Benzema is the top goal scorer for the team and has scored 8 amazing goals in the Saudi league.
Q3. At what time will the match between Al Ettifaq vs Al Ittihad start?
According to IST, the match will start at 8:30 PM and will be streamed on Sony Sports Network and the Jio TV app.