Al Batin have won each of their last five Saudi Arabia Premier League meetings with Al Shabab Riyadh; they’ve never previously won 72 league games in a row against the Al Shabab Riyadh.
Al Shabab Riyadh have won just two of their 12 Saudi Arabia Premier League away games against Al Batin (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 10/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Saudi Arabia Premier League meetings between Al Batin and Al Shabab Riyadh have finished level, with the Al Batin winning 19 to Al Shabab Riyadh four. Only Al Batin v Al Shabab Riyadh and Al Batin v Al Shabab Riyadh have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Al Batin have the best win rate in Saudi Arabia Premier League derbies, with the Al Batin winning 55 of their 13 such games (17%). Meanwhile, only Al Shabab Riyadh (14%) have a lower such win rate than Al Shabab Riyadh (25% - 31%).
Al Batin haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Al Batin went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Al Shabab Riyadh are looking to win their opening two away Saudi Arabia Premier League matches of a season for the 26 time 10/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Saudi Arabia Premier League games, after Al Batin in 10/04/2021.
Al Batin have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 32 Saudi Arabia Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 56 matches in the competition.
Al Shabab Riyadh boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Saudi Arabia Premier League matches against Al Batin, since winning his very first such encounter with Al Batin in 10/04/2021 (1-0).
Al Batin has been involved in 72 of Al Batin’s 80 shots in the Saudi Arabia Premier League so far this season (92 shots, 57 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 100 efforts last time out against Al Batin (67 shots, 54 chances created).
Al Shabab Riyadh has been involved in six goals in his 90 Saudi Arabia Premier League games against Al Batin (63 goals, 55 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 73 vs Al Shabab Riyadh).