Atletico GO vs Fortaleza
Brazil – Serie A
Date: Sunday, 17 July 2022
Kick-off at 22:00 UK/ 23:00 CET
Venue: Estádio Antonio Accioly.
Both Atletico and Fortaleza have been letting in goals in huge numbers and are placed in the bottom tier of the table as well.
Fortaleza are placed bottom-most in the table and they have won a total of just twice all through the campaign. Moreover, they have a total of just one win away from home and it is important to be noted that they have a 100-percentage losing record on the road, barring just a single fixture.
Meanwhile, Atletico GO also have similar problems regarding their defense. However, their one saving grace has been their performances at home.
They have tried to make amends for their misfirings with their results at this venue, and they will be eager to keep this trend alive this weekend as well.
They are at home and they realize that they are pitted against the worst team in the competition. This is a huge opportunity for the team to deliver a convincing win, which will probably instil some confidence into their players and fans.
Moreover, they also have a good head-to-head record against this opponent over the years.
For the reasons, anticipate a victory for Atletico GO this weekend.
Atletico GO vs Fortaleza Head-to-head (h2h)
- The latest encounter had finished in a 0-3 win for Atletico.
- They had won two of the past three meetings.
- Only once have the hosts lost at this venue in the past 12 years.
- The latest clash at this ground had finished in a 0-0 draw.
Atletico GO vs Fortaleza Prediction & Analysis
Atletico were unbeaten in 16 of their past 19 appearances at home and in the process, they had even gone on a 5-fixture winning streak.
On the other hand, Fortaleza are on a 5-game winless run and they had remained so in seven of their past 10 fixtures. Moreover, they are also on a four-game losing streak and they had let in a total of 11 goals in the process.
Taking into account these observations, as well as the head-to-head domination of Atletico, expect a victory for them this weekend.
Tips for Atletico GO vs Fortaleza
Atletico GO to Win @ 2.25 (5/4)
Correct Score: 2-1 Atletico GO @ 9.00 (8/1).