Stadium: Prince Faisal bin Fahd Stadium
Date & Time: 11:00 AM, August 28, 2023
Top Scorer of the Teams:
|A. Al-Maiouf, S. Abdulhamid. A. Al Bulaihi, N. Al Dawsari, S. Al-Dawsari, K. Koulibaly, Y. Al-Shahrani, M. Kanno, R. Neves, S. Milinković, -Savić Malcom,
|Victor, Mowalad, Tisserand, Dosari, Velkovski, Khateeb, Al-Ghamdi, Özdemir, Hazzazi, Sliti, Niakate,
About Match & Prediction
Al-Hilal and Al-Ettifaqare going to enter Monday’s match at Prince Faisal bin Fahd Stadium brimming with confidence.
Al-Hilal’s hosts occupy third place on seven points after three matches.
Al-Hilal won their last Saudi League match 4-0 at King Abdullah Sports City Stadium against Al-Raed, extending their undefeated start to the season.
Al-Ettifaq’s last league match resulted in a 1-1 draw against Al-Khaleej at Prince Mohamed bin Fahd Stadium to extend their unbeaten start to the season.
When the two sides last met in Saudi League action, Al-Hilal triumphed 3-0 at Prince Faisal bin Fahd Stadium last season.
Odion Ighalo struck first for Al-Hilal in the 15th minute. Mohamed Kanno and Salem Al Dawsari also found the net.
Al-Hilal have got the better of Al-Ettifaq of late, unbeaten in their last 10 Saudi League matches.
Al-Ettifaq are looking for their first league win in encounters between the two clubs since March 2018. Al-Hilal have outscored Al-Ettifaq 23-5 during their unbeaten streak.
In the final third, Malcom has been a main performer for Al-Hilal this season.
Al-Ettifaq’s leading players in the final third have been Vitinho and Robin Quaison, who have netted twice. They are tied for fourth among the league’s top scorers in 2023/2024.
Currently, Al-Hilal ranks 3rd, while Al-Ettifaq holds 4th position.
In three league matches this season, both clubs have two wins and one draw. We are looking for Al-Hilal at the winning spot.