The U-21 Pro League Matchweek 18 sees seven encounters taking place over the weekend as the race heats across the table.
Saturday's action gets underway with three encounters taking place at 17:45.
Fifth Al Jazira with 29 points host runners-up Sharjah at Khaled bin Mohamed stadium.
Meanwhile, Al Orooba, in 13th, bracing for a home challenge against the third-placed Al Ain with 33 points.
The third simultaneous game of the day sees sixth Al Wahda with 28 points playing a tough clash against leaders Shabab Al Ahli with 41 points.
The games continue on Sunday with yet four more 17:45 fixtures.
Ninth Al Nasr with 21 points travel to Ras Al Khaima to face an Emirates side sitting two places and five points behind them.
Al Nasr search for their second consecutive win, while the hosts look for compensating for their last defeat in matchweek 17.
Bottom side Khorfakkan with just eight points welcome eighth Al Dhfara with 24 points at Saqr bin Mohammad Al Qassimi Stadium.
Sunday's action continues with seventh-placed Ittihad Kalba hosting Al Wasl, who occupy the tenth spot with 18 points.
The last match of the day will be between twelfth Bani Yas with 12 points and the fourth-placed Ajman with 30 points.