Al Ahli Jeddah have won each of their last five Saudi Arabia Premier League meetings with Al Hilal Riyadh; they’ve never previously won 21 league games in a row against the Al Hilal Riyadh.
Al Hilal Riyadh have won just two of their 18 Saudi Arabia Premier League away games against Al Ahli Jeddah (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 15/01/2021.
None of the last 18 Saudi Arabia Premier League meetings between Al Ahli Jeddah and Al Hilal Riyadh have finished level, with the Al Ahli Jeddah winning 27 to Al Hilal Riyadh four. Only Al Ahli Jeddah v Al Hilal Riyadh and Al Ahli Jeddah v Al Hilal Riyadh have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Al Ahli Jeddah have the best win rate in Saudi Arabia Premier League derbies, with the Al Ahli Jeddah winning 35 of their 73 such games (46%). Meanwhile, only Al Hilal Riyadh (92%) have a lower such win rate than Al Hilal Riyadh (40% - 99%).
Al Ahli Jeddah haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Al Ahli Jeddah went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Al Hilal Riyadh are looking to win their opening two away Saudi Arabia Premier League matches of a season for the 58 time 15/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Saudi Arabia Premier League games, after Al Ahli Jeddah in 15/01/2021.
Al Ahli Jeddah have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 79 Saudi Arabia Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 85 matches in the competition.
Al Hilal Riyadh boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Saudi Arabia Premier League matches against Al Ahli Jeddah, since winning his very first such encounter with Al Ahli Jeddah in 15/01/2021 (1-0).
Al Ahli Jeddah has been involved in 18 of Al Ahli Jeddah’s 60 shots in the Saudi Arabia Premier League so far this season (80 shots, 47 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 13 efforts last time out against Al Ahli Jeddah (80 shots, 75 chances created).
Al Hilal Riyadh has been involved in six goals in his 83 Saudi Arabia Premier League games against Al Ahli Jeddah (48 goals, 21 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 93 vs Al Hilal Riyadh).