• Saudi Pro League
  • 02 February 2019

Al-Qadsya, Al-Ahli, Al-Taween Win with the Kickoff of Round 18 of Prince Mohammed Bin Salman League for Professionals

Matches of the 18th round of Prince Mohammed bin Salman League for Professional Clubs started on Saturday, with three games; Al-Qadsya overcame Al-Fayhaa 2-0 at the first clash, at Prince Saud Bin Jalawi Sport City Stadium.

Haroune Camara and Elton scored two goals in the space of four minutes to decide the game in the 67th and 70th minutes.

Al-Qadsya total moved up to 23 points, in the 9th place, while Al-Fayhaa stayed at 15 points, in the 14th place.

At Al-Batin Stadium, the hosts lost 2-1 agaisnt Al-Ahli.

Salman Al Moashir opened the score for Al-Ahli after 31 minutes, before Jhonnattann Benites equalized for Al-Batin 4 minutes before the break.

Abdulalfttah Asiri decided the game for Al-Ahli 9 minutes after the start of the second half.

Al-Ahli reached 33 points in the fourth place, while Al-Batin remained with 18 points in the 12th place.

Finally, Al-Taween won 3-1 over their guests Al-Nasr, At King Abdullah Sport City Stadium.

The hosts broke the deadlock with an early goal from Nildo Petrolina after 17 minutes, before Leandre Tawamba doubled the lead from the penalty spot in the 33 minute, then Giuliano Victor closed the gap for Al-Nasr in the 41st minute.

Another penalty kick for Al-Taween secured their victory, when  Heldon Augusto converted it in the 77th minute.

Al-Taween climbed to the fifth spot on the table, with a total of 29 points, while Al-Nasr's total stayed at 37 points, in the second place.

The matchday 18 matches will be resumed with two matches will be played on Sunday; Al-Faisly will host Al-Hazm, at ALMajma`a City Stadium, at 3:40 p.m.

Al-Faisly go into the game with 24 points in the 7th place, while Al-Hazm lie 13th with 16 points.

Ohod the 16th with 6 points will meet Al-Ittifaq, the seventh with 26 points, at Prince Mohammed bin Abdul Aziz Stadium, the match will kickoff at 8:15.

The matchday 18 clashes will be concluded with three matches, on Monday, between Al-Hilal against Al-Fateh, Al-Shabab versus Al-Raed and finally Al-Wahda and Al-Ittihad.

Al-Hilal, on the lead with 40 points, will face Al-Fateh the 9th with 22 points, at 6:20 p.m at King Saud University Stadium.

While Al-Shabab, with 33 points in the third place, will host Al-Raed the tenth with 22 points, at ALMajma`a City Stadium, at 6:20 p.m.

Finally, King Abdul Aziz Sport City Stadium, will host at 8:15 p.m, the last game of the mtachday 18 between Al-Wahda, the 5th with 28 points, against Al-Ittihad the 15th with 10 points.

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