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2010 King Cup of Champions

The 2010 King Cup of Champions or "The Custodian of The Two Holy Mosques Cup of Champions", was the 35th season of King Cup of Champions since its establishment in 1957, and the 3rd under the current edition. Al-Shabab were the defending champion but they were eliminated by Al-Ittihad in semi-finals.

2010 King Cup of Champions
Country Saudi Arabia
Dates4 April 2010 (2010-04-04) – 7 May 2010 (2010-05-07)
Teams8
ChampionsAl-Ittihad (7th title)
Runners-upAl-Hilal
Matches played14
Goals scored41 (2.93 per match)
Top goal scorer(s)Saad Al-Harthi (5 goals)
2009
2011

Al-Ittihad won their first title in the current edition and seventh overall after beating Al-Hilal 5–4 on penalties in the final.

Contents

Participating teamsEdit

Team Qualifying method App* Last App
Al-Hilal 2009–10 Professional League champions 3rd 2009
Al-Ittihad 2009–10 Professional League runners-up 3rd 2009
Al-Nassr 2009–10 Professional League 3rd place 3rd 2009
Al-Shabab 2009–10 Professional League 4th place 3rd 2009
Al-Wehda 2009–10 Professional League 5th place 3rd 2009
Al-Ahli 2009–10 Professional League 6th place 3rd 2009
Al-Hazm 2009–10 Professional League 7th place 3rd 2009
Al-Fateh 2009–10 Professional League 8th place 1st none

* Number of appearance in King Cup of Champions since the 2008 season.

Fixtures and resultsEdit

BracketEdit

  Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                                     
6 Al-Ahli 0 3 3  
3 Al-Nassr 3 1 4  
  3 Al-Nassr 3 1 4  
  1 Al-Hilal 5 1 6  
1 Al-Hilal 3 5 8
8 Al-Fateh 1 0 1  
  1 Al-Hilal 0 (4)
  2 Al-Ittihad (p) 0 (5)
2 Al-Ittihad 4 0 4  
7 Al-Hazm 1 0 1  
  2 Al-Ittihad 2 2 4 Third place
  4 Al-Shabab 0 1 1  
4 Al-Shabab 1 0 1 4 Al-Shabab 1
5 Al-Wehda 0 0 0   3 Al-Nassr 3

Quarter-finalsEdit

Quarter-finals were played on 4, 5, 8 & 9 April 2010.[1]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Al-Shabab 1–0 Al-Wehda 1–0 0–0
Al-Hilal 8–1 Al-Fateh 3–1 5–0
Al-Ittihad 4–1 Al-Hazm 4–1 0–0
Al-Ahli 3–4 Al-Nassr 0–3 3–1

First LegEdit

Second LegEdit

Semi-finalsEdit

Semi-finals were played on 20–21 April and 2–3 May 2010.[1]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Al-Nassr 4–6 Al-Hilal 3–5 1–1
Al-Ittihad 4–1 Al-Shabab 2–0 2–1

First LegEdit

Second LegEdit

Third PlaceEdit

Third place game was played on 6 May 2010.[1]

FinalEdit

WinnerEdit

King Cup of Champions
2010 Winners
Al-Ittihad
7th Title

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Cup of Champions 2010". Goalzz.com. Retrieved 17 December 2015.