Umm Salal SC vs Al-Markhiya SC
Stadium: Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium
In the upcoming 11th round of the Qatar Stars League, an exciting clash is set to take place as Umm Salal SC prepares to face Al-Markhiya SC at the Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium on Friday. Umm Salal secured a shocking victory over Al-Duhail in their last league game while Markhiya continues to struggle. Our prediction leans towards a win or draw for Umm Salal. Presented here are carefully prepared tips to enhance your anticipation for the forthcoming match.
Umm Salal SC (6th)
Umm Salal faced formidable opponents in their last five league matches, but they achieved a surprising victory in their most recent game against Al-Duhail, securing a 0-1 win. Aiming to capitalize on this positive momentum, they are set to face Al-Markhiya on Friday. In the broader context of the season, Umm Salal has enjoyed a reasonably successful campaign in the league, with four wins, two draws, and four losses in ten games played.
Al-Markhiya SC (12th)
Al-Markhiya is currently facing a challenging season, positioned at the bottom of the league table. Their campaign has been marked by just one win and nine losses. In their recent clash against Al-Rayyan SC, they experienced a crushing 0-4 defeat, highlighting their ongoing struggle. As they prepare to take on Umm Salal on Friday, Al-Markhiya is undoubtedly eager for a more positive outcome. In the current season, their league record stands at one win and nine losses from ten games played.
A critical look at their last 5 encounters produced 2 victories for Umm Salal, a victory for Al-Markhiya, and 2 draws.
Expert Betting Tips
Al-Markhiya's ongoing struggles at the bottom of the league table make it unlikely for them to pose a significant threat to Umm Salal in this upcoming game. Umm Salal, coming off a victory over the defending champions Al-Duhail, aims to maintain that momentum. Our prediction leans towards a win or draw for Umm Salal, given Al-Markhiya's poor form. Additionally, considering the low number of corners in Al-Markhiya's last four league games, we anticipate a similar outcome in this match.