Our betting experts preview the Saudi Pro League match between Al Nassr FC and Al Khaleej and offer team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
Al Nassr FC will be taking on visiting team Al Khaleej at the KSU Stadium in a Saudi Pro League tie on Monday.
Al Nassr FC are chasing first place in the Saudi Pro League standings after collecting 56 points from their initial 25 encounters. Al Khaleej trail them with 23 points after 25 rounds, sitting as number 14 on the table.
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Al Nassr FC Form
Their last three matches saw Al Nassr FC drawing 0-0 with Al Feiha, losing 2-0 against Al Hilal before beating Al-Raed by 4-0. The Knights of Najd swept all opposition aside in the six most recent Saudi Pro League matches at their home ground. They won all six, adding 18 points to their account, whilst scoring 14 and conceding three goals.
Al Khaleej Form
Al Khaleej look back on their last three matches with six points to show for their efforts. Against Al Shabab, they were left empty-handed in a 2-3 defeat, but they bounced back by beating Al Feiha in a 0-3 win. They followed that up with a 2-1 win against Al-Ettifaq in their most recent outing. Al Khaleej only have one paltry win to show from the last six away games in the Saudi Pro League. In these six matches, they drew zero and lost five as well as being outscored by nine goals to three.
Al Nassr FC vs Al Khaleej Stats
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Al Nassr FC and Al Khaleej. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Al Nassr FC have not lost the last 17 home matches in a row
- Al Nassr FC have not lost 22 of the last 24 matches
- Al Nassr FC have scored in 21 of the last 23 home matches
- Al Nassr FC have won the last 6 home matches in a row
- Al Nassr FC have won the last 4 home matches in a row and the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Al Khaleej have lost 9 of the last 11 away matches without scoring a goal
- Al Khaleej have lost 9 of the last 11 away matches while scoring less than 0.5 goals
- Al Khaleej have lost 11 of the last 13 away matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- Al Khaleej have not won 18 of the last 20 away matches
- In 13 of the last 14 Al Khaleej away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
Al Nassr FC vs Al Khaleej – Players in Form
When looking for in-form players to find the target, there are some interesting names popping up in both teams. Cristiano Ronaldo brings great form to the table, as he is now on four goals in six games. Surely, Al Nassr FC will start him against Al Khaleej, who also have some appealing names to consider. Not least Sokol Cikalleshi, who notched up four goals in his past six games.
Al Nassr FC vs Al Khaleej Betting Tips
Al Nassr FC won eight of their last 10 matches on home soil, drew two and lost none. Al Khaleej won two games, drew zero and lost eight in their last 10 away games across all tournaments. Amazingly, Al Nassr FC are on a streak of 16 home matches without defeat.
Both teams to score
Al Nassr FC scored the first goal of the match in five of their previous ten games. Interestingly, Al Khaleej scored the opening goal of the match in just three of their last ten games. The visitors managed the first goal of the game in only three of those 10 previous games played. Meanwhile, Al Nassr FC were first on target in five of their last 10 outings. Al Khaleej have scored in 3 consecutive away meetings with Al Nassr FC.
Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of Al Nassr FC’s last ten matches in all tournaments. They banged in an average of 2.3 goals on the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of Al Khaleej’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.1 goals in these matches.
Match predictions: Al Nassr FC vs Al Khaleej
To sum up, the upcoming match between Al Nassr FC and Al Khaleej seems to be a good betting opportunity.