Our betting analysts at Ace Football preview the Saudi Pro League round 16 game between Al-Taawoun and Al-Fayha and offer team news, stats, facts and the best betting suggestions for the match.
Despite their unconvincing form, Al-Taawoun stand a good chance of adding three more points to their account in round 16. They face Al-Fayha this coming Friday, and they’ll be disappointed to miss out on a win at Al-Taawoun Club Stadium.
Al-Taawoun are placed fiveth with 28 points after 15 matches. Al-Fayha occupy a position as nineth in the league on 19 points.
Form: Al-Taawoun vs Al-Fayha
Al-Taawoun lost twice in their last three matches, as they were defeated 2-0 by Al Hilal and 1-2 against Al Riyadh. They turned the table by winning 1-2 against Al Shabab. Al-Taawoun won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the Saudi Pro League, while also drawing two. They suffered one defeats, while they scored 11 and conceded five goals.
In their last three matches, Al-Fayha drew 0-0 with Al-Ettifaq, won 0-1 against Al Fateh FC, and lost 2-4 against Damac FC. Al-Fayha won three of a possible six away matches in the Saudi Pro League, as well as playing two draws and suffering one defeat. They scored 11 while also conceding eight times.
Betting stats for Al-Taawoun and Al-Fayha
Here are some interesting betting-relevant facts based on the data from the last couple of matches that Al-Taawoun and Al-Fayha played across all competitions.
- Al-Taawoun have scored in 24 of the last 26 matches
- Al-Taawoun have not lost 11 of the last 12 home matches
- Al-Taawoun have scored in 14 of the last 16 home matches
- In the last 7 Al-Taawoun matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 10 of the last 12 Al-Taawoun home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 8 of the last 10 matches Al-Fayha played, both teams scored
- In 7 of the last 9 away matches Al-Fayha played, both teams scored
- In 7 of the last 9 Al-Fayha matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In 6 of the last 8 Al-Fayha matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
- Al-Fayha have scored in 10 of the last 11 matches
Players in form: Al-Taawoun vs Al-Fayha
It is difficult to look past Henry Onyekuru, when searching for a goalscorer, as he is seems in wonderful shape. He hit the target four times in recent Saudi Pro League matches for Al-Fayha, with a total for the season saying five goals scored in this Saudi Pro League campaign. With four goals lately for Al-Taawoun in the Saudi Pro League, Joao Pedro is also a player to look out for.
Popular betting markets: Al-Taawoun vs Al-Fayha
Al-Taawoun won seven of the previous 10 home matches across all tournaments, while drawing two and losing one as well. Al-Fayha won four from a possible 10 away from home, as they also drew three and lost three in this run. Al-Fayha did not lose any of their last 5 matches away from home. Al-Taawoun have not lost to Al-Fayha in 6 consecutive meetings.
Both teams to score
Al-Taawoun scored the first goal of the match in four of their previous ten games. Al-Fayha scored the opening goal in six of the last ten away from home. Al-Taawoun managed the first goal of the game in only four of those 10 previous games played. Meanwhile, Al-Fayha were first on target in four of their last 10 outings. Al-Taawoun have scored in 10 consecutive league meetings with Al-Fayha.
Over 2.5 goals happened in six of Al-Taawoun’s last ten matches in all tournaments. They banged in an average of 1.5 goals on the way. Over 2.5 goals were scored in eight of the ten most recent games across all tournaments for Al-Fayha. They performed an average of 1.9 goals in these.
Betting tip: Al-Taawoun vs Al-Fayha
In conclusion, we have a free betting prediction for this game between Al-Taawoun and Al-Fayha. The betting tip was formed based on the abovementioned statements.