Al Ittihad will host neighbor Al Hilal at the Saudi El Clasico this Friday night at (21:00) local time as part of the fifth round of the Roshan professional football league.
Nuno Santo, 49, coach of Al-Ittihad Jeddah, will enter the following starting line-up, led by his French striker Karim Benzema, to face Al-Zaim at the Prince Abdullah Al-Faisal Stadium in Jeddah:
Extend Almighty God
Abdul Razzaq Hamdallah
– Saudi Al Ittihad Club (@ittihad) September 1, 2023
On the other hand, another Portuguese, Jorge Jesus (69), manager of the Al Hilal club, chose the following starting line-up for the meeting with the Tigers:
37- Yasin Bono
66- Saud Abdul Hameed
5- Ali Al Bulaikhi
12- Yasser Al-Shahrani
28- Muhammad Kno
8- Ruben Neves
22- Sergei Milinkovich-Savic
29- Salem Al-Dosari
9- Alexander Mitrovic.
– Saudi Al-Hilal Club (@Alhilal_FC) September 1, 2023
Al Ittihad Club, the defending champions, are at the top of the league with a full mark of 12 points ahead of their runners-up Al Ahly’s scorer.
At the same time, the Al-Hilal club is third in the standings with ten points, ahead of the Al-Taawun club, which is in fourth place, also on goal difference.