Al-Hilal vs Al-Nassr Arab Club Champions Cup 2023 Final: The excitement is building up for the Arab Club Champions Cup 2023 final, where the Cristiano Ronaldo-led Al-Nassr is vying for their inaugural title. On the other side, Al-Hilal, having secured the championship twice before in 1994 and 1995, stands as a formidable opponent.
Al-Hilal vs Al-Nassr Match Details
The grand finale is set to take place between Saudi Pro League powerhouses Al-Nassr and arch-rivals Al-Hilal. The clash will unfold at the iconic King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on August 12. For viewers in India, the Al-Nassr vs Al-Hilal Arab Club Champions Cup 2023 final will kick off at 11:30 PM IST.
In a dramatic semi-final encounter, Al-Nassr’s skipper Cristiano Ronaldo fired a crucial penalty in the 75th minute, propelling his team past Iraqi team Al-Shorta and into their historic maiden Arab Club Champions Cup final.
Earlier in the tournament, Al-Nassr exhibited their prowess by defeating Moroccan side Raja CA with a commanding 3-1 victory in the quarter-finals. The dynamic trio of Cristiano Ronaldo, Sultan Al-Ghannam, and Seko Fofana made the scoresheet. Al-Nassr’s journey included a second-place finish in Group C, accumulating five points from three matches to secure a spot in the knockout stage.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s incredible form has been the driving force, with the Portuguese superstar leading the goal-scoring charts of Arab Club Champions Cup 2023, netting four goals in five matches. His pursuit also includes an aim to clinch his first trophy since his triumph in the Coppa Italia 2020-21 with his former club Juventus.
On the opposing side, Al-Hilal, under the management of Jorge Jesus, is determined to secure their third Arab Club Champions Cup title, adding to their past victories in 1994 and 1995. In the semi-finals, Al-Hilal showcased their mettle by defeating Saudi Arabian rivals Al-Shabab FC with a convincing 3-1 victory.
Goals from Mohamed Kano, Malcolm, and Abdullah Al-Hamdan led Al-Hilal to victory, while Gustavo Cuéllar provided a solitary response for Al-Shabab. Earlier in the tournament, Al-Hilal triumphed over defending Saudi Pro League champions Al-Ittihad Club with a 3-1 scoreline in the quarter-finals. Their group stage performance secured a second-place finish in Group B, tallying four points from three matches.
Al-Hilal vs Al-Nassr Head to Head
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The head-to-head statistics favor Al-Hilal, who hold a commanding record against Al-Nassr across all competitions. Al-Hilal boasts 29 victories, while Al-Nassr trails with 13 wins. An additional 13 matches have culminated in draws.
Where to watch the live telecast of the Al-Hilal vs Al-Nassr, Arab Club Champions Cup 2023 final in India?
For Indian viewers eager to witness this thrilling final, the Al-Hilal vs Al-Nassr Arab Club Champions Cup 2023 final will be available for live streaming on the SonyLIV app and website. However, please note that there won’t be a live telecast of the final on any TV channel in India.