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The Professional League match at Sultan bin Abdul Aziz Stadium on Saturday will see home side Damac up against opponents in Abha.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for Damac v Abha can be found here - as well as the best betting odds.
Damac head into this match after a 2-2 Professional League drawn match versus Al-Ahli Saudi.
In that game, Damac had 49% possession and 11 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. For Damac, the goals were scored by Farouk Chafaï (73') and Nicolae Stanciu (90'). Al-Ahli Saudi got 9 attempts on goal with 6 on target. Abdulbasit Hindi (10') scored for Al-Ahli Saudi.
Over their last 6 games, Damac have hit the back of the net a total of 11 times, an average number of goals scored per match of 1.83.
Since being defeated in their last game at the hands of Al-Ittihad in Professional League action, Abha will be aiming to make amends here.
In that match, Abha had 48% possession and 16 shots at goal with 4 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Abha was Karl Toko Ekambi (51'). Al-Ittihad had 14 attempts at goal with 6 on target. Karim Benzema (38', 67', 69') and Coronado (54') scored for Al-Ittihad.
The stats don’t lie, and Abha have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, conceding 14 goals in all. At the back, Abha just haven’t been too solid at all.
Team News: Abha
Thanks to a completely healthy group to pick from, the Abha manager does not have any fitness concerns at all coming into this game.
For this match, we think that Abha would be disappointed if they were not to put one past this Damac side, however it possibly won’t be as many as the goals that they could concede.
We’re predicting a narrow 2-1 win for Damac after the 90.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Sultan bin Abdul Aziz Stadium (25,000)
Captain: Farouk Chafaï
Chairman: Khaled Al Masha'at
Manager: Cosmin Contra
Competitions: Professional League position 10