Al-Raed deepen Al-Ittihad’s problems with a 2-1 defeat
Al-Ittihad continued their series of poor results this season, after receiving their sixth loss this season. This time the loss came from Al-Raed (2-1). The match was at King Abdullah Sports city in Jeddah
Al-Raed opened the score by the Algerian Hicham Belkaroui in the 44th minute. Former Al-Hilal player, Abdullah Al-Shamekh, scored the second goal with a fabulous free kick in the 78th minute. Fahad Al-Muwallad scored Al-Ittihad’s goal in the 97th minute.
With this victory, Al-Raed raised to 8 points in the tenth place. Al-Ittihad are still struggling at the bottom of the standings with only two points.