Al-Nassr vs Al-Hilal in the King Salman Cup for Clubs: Everything you want to know

12 August 2023 - 5:06 pm

On the evening of Saturday, August 12, 2023, Al-Nassr Saudi Arabia will face Al-Hilal in a derby in the final of the King Salman Cup at the Champions Club.

Al-Nasr attended the meeting and appointed him the first Arab title in his history.

The dates of the King Salman Cup final match between Al-Hilal and Al-Nasr

The meetings between Al-Nasr and Al-Hilal will start at five in the morning in Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia, six in the morning in Cairo, Mecca and Qatar, at seven in the morning UAE time – Dubai – Abu Dhabi.

Channels that broadcast Al-Hilal and Al-Nasr matches


Al-Hilal and Al-Nasr match commentator

Rauf Khalif

Al-Hilal and Al-Nasr met 3 times before, and Al-Hilal won twice, one of which ended in a draw, and Nasr became the gate to lead the team to win three Arab championships. The first confrontation was the semi-finals of the Arab Champions League in 1995. Al-Hilal won a penalty shootout with a score of 4-2, and in the end the two teams scored a goalless tie, which allowed Al-Azraq to advance and win the championship. Against the Tunisian Esperance.

Final dates for the Arab Championship

Meanwhile, Al-Jazeera reported that the Arab Football Association Referees Committee had chosen Moroccan referee Radwan Jaid to direct the King Salman Cup final in Al-Arabi Club, in which Al-Hilal and Al-Nasr will participate.

Radwan Jaid directed the confrontation between Al-Nasr and Zamalek in the third and final round of the group stage, which ended in a 1-1 draw.

It is worth noting that the winner of the Arab Championship will receive 6 million dollars, and the runner-up will receive 2.5 million dollars.

Al-Hilal and Al-Nasr match for the Arab Club Championship title on Saturday is a repeat of the 2000 final when they faced each other in the Arab Cups Championship in the Saudi capital, Riyadh. Al-Azraq won the championship after defeating Al-Nassr 2-1.

The history of the rivalry between Al-Hilal and Al-Nasr

In total, Al-Hilal has previously faced its rival Nasr 175 times in all competitions, including the League, King’s Cup, Crown Prince, Al-Ittihad and Super League, in addition to the AFC Champions League. Al-Alamy achieved only 60 matches and scored 217 goals against 44 draws in the derby.

The last time they met at the level of the Arab Championship was in the group stage of the Arab Elite Clubs Championship in 2001, when the two teams tied 1-1.

Al-Hilal and Al-Nassr match

Al-Hilal qualified for the final of the King Salman Cup for Clubs by defeating 10 players from its rival Al-Shabab in the semi-finals 3-1 at King Fahd Sports City Stadium, while Al-Nasr Al-Iraq won 1-0 against Sudan. Sports City Stadium.

Al-Hilal and Al-Nassr

And the coach of Al-Hilal Portuguese club, Georgy Jesus, had commemorated the victory before the two teams faced each other, and at that time Al-Nasr faced a match in the twelfth round of the league, and the match ended on December 8, 2018, in a draw between the two teams.