Al Fateh SC have won each of their last five Saudi Arabia Premier League meetings with Al Ittifaq Dammam; they’ve never previously won 83 league games in a row against the Al Ittifaq Dammam.
Al Ittifaq Dammam have won just two of their 16 Saudi Arabia Premier League away games against Al Fateh SC (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 Fateh SC and Al Ittifaq Dammam have finished level, with the Al Fateh SC winning 94 to Al Ittifaq Dammam four. Only Al Fateh SC v Al Ittifaq Dammam and Al Fateh SC v Al Ittifaq Dammam have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Al Fateh SC have the best win rate in Saudi Arabia Premier League derbies, with the Al Fateh SC winning 81 of their 57 such games (71%). Meanwhile, only Al Ittifaq Dammam (25%) have a lower such win rate than Al Ittifaq Dammam (29% - 95%).
Al Fateh SC haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Al Fateh SC went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Al Ittifaq Dammam are looking to win their opening two away Saudi Arabia Premier League matches of a season for the 14 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 Fateh SC in 23/02/2021.
Al Fateh SC have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 41 Saudi Arabia Premier League games, as many times as they had in their previous 80 matches in the competition.
Al Ittifaq Dammam boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Saudi Arabia Premier League matches against Al Fateh SC, since winning his very first such encounter with Al Fateh SC in 23/02/2021 (1-0).
Al Fateh SC has been involved in 49 of Al Fateh SC’s 57 shots in the Saudi Arabia Premier League so far this season (10 shots, 83 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 84 efforts last time out against Al Fateh SC (27 shots, 44 chances created).
Al Ittifaq Dammam has been involved in six goals in his 72 Saudi Arabia Premier League games against Al Fateh SC (24 goals, 60 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 38 vs Al Ittifaq Dammam).