• Saudi Pro League
  • 22 December 2018

Report –Al-Hilal Clings to the Lead after the End of Round 14 of Prince Mohammed bin Salman League for Professionals

Today, Saturday, the competitions of 14th round of Prince Mohammed bin Salman League for Professionals were concluded. It witnessed a win by Al-Raed over Ah-Hazm 1-0; Al-Faisaly over Al-Wehda 3-0; Al-Hilal over Al-Ahli 4-3; Al-Shabab over Al-Batin 4-0; Al-Qadisiah over Al-Taawoun 3-1; and Al-Nasr over Al-Ittihad 2-1, while only one match ended with a 0-0 tie, between A-Fat’h and Al-Ettifaq.

Al-Hilal has maintained its place at the top of the list with 35 points, while Al-Nasr is second with 32 points, and Al-Shabab third with 26 points.

The most important figures after the end of the round are as follows:

  • The round witnessed 25 goals, at a rate of 3 goals per match.
  • 18 goals were scored by foreign players, against 7 by national players, with 18 goals right-footed, 5 left-footed and 2 by the head.
  • There were 6 penalties, all of which were scored.
  • The referees showed 35 yellow cards and 2 red cards during the round matches.
  • The most frequent result in this round is 3-0, scored in two match; A-Faisaly against Al-Wehda and Al-Fayhaa against Ohod.
  • The first and last fifteen minutes of the second half witnessed the highest scoring rate, with seven goals each.
  • Al-Hilal is the top winner, in 11 matches, and Al-Ittihad and Ohod are at the bottom, in only one match each.
  • Al-Ittihad and Ohod are the top losers, in 10 matches, and Al-Hilal is at the bottom with only one loss.
  • Al-Hilal had the strongest attack with 32 goals, while Ohod had the weakest attack, with 8 goals.
  • Al-Shabab had the strongest defense, with its net having been hit by 9 goals only, while Al-Ittihad had the weakest defense, with 31 goals.
  • Al-Fat’h had the highest number of ties, in 6 matches, and Al-Hilal and Al-Nasr are at the bottom with two matches only.
  • Bafétimbi Gomis (Al-Hilal) is the top scorer with 12 goals, followed by Léandre  Tawamba (Al-Taawoun) with 11 goals and Omar Al Soma (Al-Ahli) with 10 goals.

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