Football betting preview: Al Fateh with moderate expectations before welcoming Al Hilal

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Competition: Saudi Arabia Pro League
Competition: Sun 28.February
Match begins: 15:20 (UTC)
Venue: Prince Abdullah bin Jalawi Sports City Stadium (20000 seats)

Struggling Al Fateh will be hoping to pull off an upset when they welcome high-flying Al Hilal in the upcoming league round. It’s 11th vs 2nd and the home crowd will have moderate expectations.

Insights:
  • Al Fateh have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Al Hilal has the fewest conceded goals (15) in Pro League

Both teams should be fairly well rested for this game, as they have had some quiet days to prepare. Hopefully this will translate into lots of action on the pitch.

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Al Fateh form and stats

Al Fateh's struggle is real here at Prince Abdullah bin Jalawi Sports City Stadium with only 8 points collected from 10 Pro League games. The win-draw-lost numbers are ugly: 2-2-6.

Fateh's previous game was also a home match, the defeat 2-3 versus Al Ittifaq (placed 5th). In the game before, an away victory match versus Al Shabab with a 2-1 scoreline.

The Fateh fans have had their share of opportunities to cheer home goals this season, having seen 15 goals in 10 league matches. Goals are flowing in at the wrong end for Fateh with 22 goals conceded in these matches.

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Al Hilal form and stats

The story so far for the visiting team, who have the fewest conceded goals (15) in Pro League, on their Pro League travels is 4 wins, 4 draws and 1 defeat. With two straight losses from their last two away games, Hilal are hoping that it's time for some travel points again.

Hilal play their second straight away game, having lost the previous one 0-1 to Al Nassr (placed 10th). Prior to that match, a home win 3-1 against Al Ittifaq.

The travelling fans enjoy Hilal's attacking play in away games, having scored 15 goals in 9 league matches away. Hilal are defending well in their away games, having conceded only 6 times in 9 matches. For more goal statistics, check out the Statistics tab above.

Head 2 Head

These teams' last encounter with each other was the Al Hilal - Fateh 3-0 earlier this season. As for the last ten games between these two teams, there's one Fateh victory, two draws and seven Al Hilal wins. Over/under statistics; six of these games ended with three goals or more, four matches with two goals or less.

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Al Fateh Al Hilal
Total Home vs top Statistics Stat vs low Away Total
20 10 3 Played P 5 10 20
7 2 0 Won W 2 4 10
4 2 1 Drew D 2 4 6
9 6 2 Lost L 1 2 4
31 15 5 Scored S 9 15 33
36 22 8 Conceded C 4 7 15
95% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 90% 95%
90% 100% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 60% 60% 75%
75% 80% 100% Over 2.5 O 2.5 40% 30% 35%
45% 60% 100% Over 3.5 O 3.5 40% 30% 25%
25% 30% 33% Over 4.5 O 4.5 20% 10% 10%
75% 90% 100% BTTS BTTS 40% 40% 45%
10% 0% 0% Clean Sheets C S 40% 40% 45%
20% 10% 0% Failed to Score F T 20% 30% 15%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
2 2.3 2.3 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 1.8 1.6 1.8
2 2 1 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
9.8 8.4 4.7 Shots (avg) S ( 9.8 8.4 9.2
4.5 3.4 2.7 Shots on Target (avg) S O 5.8 4.6 4.8
34% 44% 62% Goal Efficiency G E 31% 33% 35%
Key stats in Pro League this season:
  • Al Fateh have failed to keep a clean sheet in all their home matches.
  • Al Fateh have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Al Fateh haven’t played a single 0-0 game at home.
  • Al Hilal has the fewest conceded goals (15) in Pro League
  • Al Hilal has the fewest conceded goals (6) away in Pro League
  • Al Hilal has the fewest conceded goals in the second half (8) in Pro League
  • Al Hilal has the fewest matches over the total-line (5) in Pro League
  • Al Hilal has the most clean sheets (9) in Pro League
  • Al Hilal has the the best goal difference (+9) away in Pro League
  • Al Hilal have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded.
  • All of Al Fateh's home-matches have had more than 1,5 goals.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Al Shabab 20 12 5 3 42 24 10 7 2 1 19 8 10 5 3 2 23 16 18 41
2 Al Hilal 19 10 6 3 33 15 10 6 2 2 18 8 9 4 4 1 15 6 18 36
3 Al Ahli 20 10 5 5 32 30 10 4 5 1 13 10 10 6 0 4 19 20 2 35
4 Al Ittihad 20 8 8 4 26 21 10 4 3 3 12 9 10 4 5 1 14 12 5 32
5 Al Ittifaq 20 9 3 8 34 32 9 4 1 4 15 15 11 5 2 4 19 17 2 30
6 Al Quadisiya 20 7 8 5 31 29 10 5 3 2 16 13 10 2 5 3 15 16 2 29
7 Al Taawon 20 7 7 6 21 17 9 4 3 2 12 7 11 3 4 4 9 10 4 28
8 Al Wahda 20 8 3 9 30 33 10 3 1 6 15 21 10 5 2 3 15 12 -3 27
9 Al Faisaly 20 6 8 6 27 26 10 2 5 3 13 16 10 4 3 3 14 10 1 26
10 Al Nassr 19 7 4 8 28 26 9 4 2 3 17 13 10 3 2 5 10 13 2 25
11 Al Fateh 20 7 4 9 31 36 10 2 2 6 15 22 10 5 2 3 16 14 -5 25
12 Al Batin 20 6 6 8 29 32 10 3 3 4 14 14 10 3 3 4 15 18 -3 24
13 Abha 20 7 3 10 26 35 10 3 3 4 12 15 10 4 0 6 14 20 -9 24
14 Al Raed 20 6 4 10 28 32 11 2 2 7 15 21 9 4 2 3 13 11 -4 22
15 Dhamk 20 4 5 11 24 36 10 4 3 3 14 13 10 0 2 8 10 23 -12 17
16 Al-Ain 20 4 3 13 22 40 11 3 1 7 13 25 9 1 2 6 9 15 -18 15