Our betting experts preview the Saudi Pro League match between Al Shabab and Al Nassr FC and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
Al Shabab go up against Al Nassr FC at Al Shabab’s stadium this coming Saturday in the Saudi Pro League.
Al Nassr FC have taken the lead in the 1. Division after collecting 29 points from their initial 12 encounters. Al Shabab trail them by 26 points after 12 rounds, leaving them as number 2 in the table.
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Al Shabab Form
Al Shabab added four points to the standings in their previous three matches, where they first beat Al-Ettifaq 3-0. They were then defeated 2-1 against Al-Wehda, before drawing 1-1 against Al Ittihad. Al Shabab have been in potent form at Al Shabab’s stadium, winning no less than five of the past six league matches here. They remained without defeat, as they drew once, hammered in 16 goals while letting in one.
Al Nassr FC Form
Al Nassr FC went unbeaten through their last three matches, which began with a 2-2 draw against Al Hilal. A 0-1 win against Al Khaleej followed, before they beat Al Taee by 2-0. Al Nassr FC recorded no less than five in their previous six league away matches, as well losing once and drawing none. They hit the target 16 themselves while allowing three goals against.
Al Shabab vs Al Nassr FC Stats
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Al Shabab and Al Nassr FC. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Al Shabab have not lost 25 of the last 27 home matches
- Al Shabab have scored in 23 of the last 25 matches
- Al Shabab have won 5 of the last 7 home matches without conceding a goal
- In 8 of the last 10 Al Shabab matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Al Shabab have scored in 10 of the last 12 home matches
- Al Nassr FC have not lost 21 of the last 23 matches
- Al Nassr FC have scored in 18 of the last 20 matches
- Al Nassr FC have not lost 12 of the last 14 away matches
- Al Nassr FC have scored in 14 of the last 16 away matches
- In 8 of the last 10 Al Nassr FC away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
Al Shabab vs Al Nassr FC – In-form players
Look no further than Carlos, when searching for a marksman currently in good shape. He hit the target three times lately for Al Shabab in the Pro League, while Anderson Talisca managed nine goals in the last half dozen matches for Al Nassr FC in this tournament. No doubt, both are looking to add to their total once again.
Al Shabab vs Al Nassr FC Betting Tips
Al Shabab racked up seven wins from a possible 10 across all tournaments at Al Shabab’s stadium, drew two and lost one. Al Nassr FC won seven of their previous 10 away, drew one and lost two times. Al Shabab have gone through an impressive 8 games without losing even once as the home side. Al Nassr FC are on a great streak of 10 matches without losing.
Both teams to score
Al Shabab scored the first goal of the match an impressive eight times in the last ten home games. Al Nassr FC scored the opening goal in six of the last ten away from home. Al Nassr FC were able to win five of these matches without conceding a goal. Perhaps a number worth keeping in mind for an accumulator, depending on your betting strategy. Al Shabab have scored in 3 consecutive home meetings with Al Nassr FC.
Over 2.5 goals happened in five of Al Shabab’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They scored an average of 1.5 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Al Nassr FC, who scored 2.5 times on average in those matches.
Match predictions: Al Shabab vs Al Nassr FC
To sum up, the upcoming match between Al Shabab and Al Nassr FC seems to be a good betting opportunity.