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Al-Nasr are the guests at Rashid Stadium on Wednesday for the Arabian Gulf League fixture with hosts Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai v Al-Nasr, scroll down - as well as up-to-date odds.
Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai
Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai will be looking for another win after the 2-1 Arabian Gulf League victory vs Ittihad Kalba.
It’s been all too rare in recent times that Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. It will be a concern for them that Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai have seen their defence breached in 6 of their previous 6 games, letting in 7 goals during that time. We will see if that trend can be sustained in this game.
Al-Nasr will go into the encounter after a 3-2 Arabian Gulf League win with the eclipse of Al-Wasl in their last game.
Looking at their form, and Al-Nasr have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 12 goals overall. At the back, Al-Nasr can certainly do much better.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head-to-head meetings dating back to 10/05/2019 tells us that Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai have won 3 of these and Al-Nasr 1, with the tally of drawn games being 2.
A total of 17 goals were scored between the two sides throughout the course of those matches, with 10 of them for Al Fursan Al Humur and 7 being from The Blue Wave. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.83.
Team News: Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai
The Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai manager Mahdi Ali will be grateful not to have any fitness worries to speak of before this game owing to a fully injury-free group to choose from.
Team News: Al-Nasr
Due to a fully injury-free squad available to choose from, the Al-Nasr boss Krunoslav Jurčić does not have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this game.
We feel that Al-Nasr will do well to score goals against this Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai outfit who will likely get the vital goal that wins it.
We’ve gone for a 1-0 victory for Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai when the referee blows for full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai
Stadium: Rashid Stadium (12,000)
Captain: Majed Naser
Chairman: Ahmed Al Maktoum
Manager: Mahdi Ali
Competitions: Arabian Gulf League position 6, AFC Champions League (Round of 16)