Al-Nassr vs Al Ahli Preview
Al Nassr have found their form, winning by 2+ goals in their last six matches. Al Ahli have assembled a strong squad that are scoring for fun, over 3.5 goals the value bet in Saudi Arabia.
- Al-Nassr vs Al Ahli Preview
- Head to Head
- Al Nassr Form
- Al Ahli Form
- Al Nassr have won by 2+ goals in their last 6 matches.
- Al Nassr have seen over 3.5 goals in 5 of their last 6 matches.
- Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 13 goals in his last 12 matches for Al Nassr.
- Al Nassr have seen BTTS in their last 5 matches against Al Ahli.
- Al Ahli have won 5 of their last 6 matches.
- Al Ahli have scored in 12 of their last 13 matches (Saudi League).
Head to Head
Al Ahli have a 25-23 advantage against Al Nassr with 14 draws in 62 matches.
Al Nassr Form
Al Nassr lost their opening two matches in the Saudi League but have now won six straight games by 2+ goals, starting by beating Shabab Al Ahli 4-2 in the AFC Champions League play-offs.
Luís Castro’s side carried that form into the Saudi League, winning 5-0 at Al Fateh, 4-0 against Al Shabab and 5-1 at Al Hazm. They kept rolling with a 3-1 victory at Al Raed with Sadio Mané, Talisca and Cristiano Ronaldo on target.
Al Nassr opened their AFC Champions League group stage campaign with a 2-0 win at Persepolis on Tuesday. The Iranian club were reduced to 10 men in the 52nd minute, conceding an own goal eight minutes later with Mohammed Qassem wrapping it up.
Al Ahli Form
Al Ahli had a great start to live in the Saudi League after earning promotion last season.
They spent a lot of cash to sign Edouard Mendy, Roger Ibañez, Merih Demiral, Franck Kessié, Gabri Veiga, Riyad Mahrez and Allan Saint-Maximin with Roberto Firmino arriving on a free transfer.
Matthias Jaissle’s side won their opening four games, scoring nine goals with two conceded. They then lost 5-1 at Al Fateh after taking the lead through an early own goal.
Al Ahli bounced back with a 3-2 win against Al Taawon last time out. They led 2-0 but let it slip, Saint-Maximin scoring the winning goal in the 67th minute.