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Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai are going up against away team Al-Nasr at Rashid Stadium in the Arabian Gulf League clash on Friday.
Our Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai v Al-Nasr predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below (plus the best game odds).
Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai
Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai prepare for this game following on from a 2-2 Arabian Gulf League tied result versus Al-Wasl.
In their past 6 fixtures, Rodolfo Arruabarrena's Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai have managed to score 10 times - an average number of goals scored per match of 1.67.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai:
- have not registered a win against Al-Nasr in their previous 2 league matches.
- are unbeaten in their last 3 home league matches.
- haven’t won at home in the past 2 league matches.
In their last game, Al-Nasr drew 2-2 in the Arabian Gulf League tie with Al-Wahda.
Over the course of their last 6 clashes, Al-Nasr have amassed the sum of 12 goals. The Blue Wave have also managed to score in every single one of those games. During that period, their defenders have seen 9 goals go against them.
Heading into this contest, Al-Nasr are undefeated in their last 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Looking over their prior head to head meetings stretching back to 24/11/2017 shows that Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai have won 2 of them and Al-Nasr 1, with the tally of drawn results being 3.
A total of 12 goals were yielded between them throughout the course of those matches, with 7 of them from Al Fursan Al Humur and 5 for The Blue Wave. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.
Team News: Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai
Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai boss Rodolfo Arruabarrena has a full complement, with no fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this game thanks to a fully injury-free squad ready to go.
Team News: Al-Nasr
Thanks to a completely healthy group available for selection, Al-Nasr manager Krunoslav Jurčić has no fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this clash.
We’re of the opinion that Shabab Al-Ahli Dubai are likely to find the net against this Al-Nasr outfit, although just one goal probably shouldn’t be enough to give them the result that they want.
We are therefore anticipating a very close game with a 1-2 victory for Al-Nasr at the end of the 90 minutes. It’s a very tough call.
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: Rodolfo Arruabarrena
Competitions: Arabian Gulf League position 8