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The Premier League clash at Bahrain National Stadium on Wednesday sees home side Khalidiya welcome East Riffa.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for Khalidiya v East Riffa can be found here including the latest game odds.
Khalidiya will be looking for a repeat result of a 1-3 Premier League triumph over Al-Hala.
The only player to score from Khalidiya was Samy Frioui (40', 48').
It has not been often in recent times that Khalidiya have kept a clean sheet. In fact, Khalidiya have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, shipping 6 goals on the way. It will be interesting to see if that trend will be continued on here.
In their last game, East Riffa drew 1-1 in the Premier League match with Sitra.
Looking at their form, and East Riffa have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing opposing sides hit 8 goals in all. At the back, East Riffa have seen their frailties exposed.
Head to head
The previous league match featuring these clubs was Premier League match day 18 on 03/04/2023 which ended up with the score at East Riffa 1-1 Khalidiya.
Team News: East Riffa
Due to a fully injury-free group available to choose from, the East Riffa boss Pedro Gómez Carmona does not have any fitness concerns to report before this game.
For this match, we think that Khalidiya will likely score a couple of goals when they line up against East Riffa, who won’t find it easy finding the net themselves.
We reckon that it will be a decent 2-0 win for Khalidiya at the end of this one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Bahrain National Stadium (30,000)
Competitions: Premier League position 3