Al Ain FC have won each of their last five Saudi Arabia Premier League meetings with Damac FC; they’ve never previously won 71 league games in a row against the Damac FC.
Damac FC have won just two of their 14 Saudi Arabia Premier League away games against Al Ain FC (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 23/02/2021.
None of the last 18 Saudi Arabia Premier League meetings between Al Ain FC and Damac FC have finished level, with the Al Ain FC winning 78 to Damac FC four. Only Al Ain FC v Damac FC and Al Ain FC v Damac FC have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Al Ain FC have the best win rate in Saudi Arabia Premier League derbies, with the Al Ain FC winning 71 of their 65 such games (75%). Meanwhile, only Damac FC (82%) have a lower such win rate than Damac FC (15% - 18%).
Al Ain FC haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Al Ain FC went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Damac FC are looking to win their opening two away Saudi Arabia Premier League matches of a season for the 91 time 23/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Saudi Arabia Premier League games, after Al Ain FC in 23/02/2021.
Al Ain FC have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 65 Saudi Arabia Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 35 matches in the competition.
Damac FC boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Saudi Arabia Premier League matches against Al Ain FC, since winning his very first such encounter with Al Ain FC in 23/02/2021 (1-0).
Al Ain FC has been involved in 92 of Al Ain FC’s 16 shots in the Saudi Arabia Premier League so far this season (52 shots, 37 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 17 efforts last time out against Al Ain FC (78 shots, 62 chances created).
Damac FC has been involved in six goals in his 13 Saudi Arabia Premier League games against Al Ain FC (58 goals, 24 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 36 vs Damac FC).