(UAE Professional League).
2018/19 Arabian Gulf League champions Sharjah are decided to show their stark decline in type is just not terminal once they host Khor Fakkan.
The King’s winless run prolonged to 5 matches final weekend when crushed 2-1 by Al Nasr. This third defeat throughout this alarming spell noticed the long-term leaders drop additional again into third, 4 factors off the tempo.
They are going to now goal to reply the doubts swirling about them on Thursday evening towards Eleventh-placed opponents who snapped a four-match dropping run final Sunday, versus Al Dhafra.
“The tough circumstances we went by means of and the present scenario of the group necessitate that we redouble efforts,” mentioned defender Khalid Ibrahim. “We enter every match sensing the significance of its factors, preserving our possibilities for the title.”
Contrasting ambitions, on the identical evening, abound within the conflict between bottom-placed Hatta and leaders Al Jazira. President’s Cup and Arabian Gulf Cup finalists Shabab Al Ahli Dubai Membership journey to an Ajman saved out of the drop zone on head-to-head report alone, whereas second-bottom Fujairah needs to be impressed to snap Al Wasl’s nine-match AGL undefeated streak.
Friday witnesses the newest assembly between nice rivals Al Wahda and Al Ain, mid-table issues outline Ittihad Kalba v Dhafra and second-placed Bani Yas face a stern examination versus on-song fourth-placed challengers Nasr.
MATCH-WEEK 20 FIXTURES
17:45 Ajman v Shabab Al Ahli Dubai Membership
17:45 Hatta v Al Jazira
20:15 Sharjah v Khor Fakkan
20:15 Fujairah v Al Wasl
17:45 Bani Yas v Al Nasr
17:45 Ittihad Kalba v Al Dhafra
20:15 Al Wahda v Al Ain
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