The Manaseer Jordan Pro-league resumes today following the international break with no less than seven clubs all within three points of the top.
Leaders Shabab Urdon face Jazeera on Saturday (3pm) in a bid to keep their slender one-point lead at the top, but there’s plenty of action in the meantime.
In Mafraq, lowly Kufersoum and Asalah face off at 5pm tonight (Thursday) before the action moves to Friday with the northern derby between Ramtha and Hussein Irbid at 3pm with both sides just two points from the top.
Faisali head to Karak to play against That Rass at the Prince Feisal Stadium at 3pm while Baq’a (four points) seek their first win of the season against Ahli at Amman International Stadium (5pm).
As well as Shabab Ordon’s match Saturday, reigning champions Wehdat will look to bounce back from two consecutive defeats against mid-table Sarih.
Teams ranking after five matches
1. Shabab Ordon 10 points
2. Wehdat 9 points
3. Rumtha 8 points
4. That Rass 8 points
11. Baqa’a 4 points
12. Asalah 2 points