Al Shabab host Al Ahli on Monday at Prince Khalid bin Sultan Stadium in the 20th
week of the Saudi Professional League.
The hosts, who are chasing their first league title since 2012, aim to bounce back after losing last week to Al Fatah 2-1. Al Shabab aim to return to the winning track and cement their lead in the league table.
Al Shabab are leading the league table with 38 points, only two points ahead of the defending champions, Al Hilal. The league leaders played 19 matches in the league this season, having won 11
matches, lost 3 matches, and secured a draw in 5 matches.
On the other hand, Al Ahli hope to return to victories and jump to the top of the table as they come third in the league table with 35 points, three points behind the leaders.
Al Ahli are struggling since the start of the second half of the season as they achieved only one victory in the second half over Al Wahda.
Al Ahli played 19 matches in the league this season, having won 10 matches, lost 4 matches and secured a draw in 5 matches.
The two teams met in the fifth week of the season and the game ended with a 2-2 draw.