Bahia vs Atletico MG Prediction & Match Preview

Bahia vs Atletico MG Brazil Serie A Predictions by LeagueLane

Bahia vs Atletico MG
Brazil – Serie A
Date: Thursday, 2 December 2021
Kick-off at 21:00 UK/ 22:00 CET
Venue: Arena Fonte Nova.

Atletico MG are one win away from the league title, and they will be eager to get the job done. They have been unbelievably good all through the campaign, and especially in the later stages of the season, they had raised their level even higher.

This Thursday, they take on the 16th placed Bahia, who have been one of the worst in the competition.

By all means, expect the toppers to secure the three points, and thus mathematically confirm their title.

Bahia vs Atletico MG Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Since 2002, Bahia have won just twice against this opponent.
  • Four of the last six clashes had goals from both teams.
  • It’s been eight years since the guests have failed to score at this venue.
  • The latest match-up at this ground had ended in a 2-1 win for the hosts.

Bahia vs Atletico MG Prediction & Analysis

Bahia had lost 2-1 on the road the last match-day, against Atletico Go, and were also winless in 21 of the past 27 games. They also have a total of three wins at home in the past three-month period, and two of these wins had come against teams placed 18th or below in the table.

On the other hand, their counterparts had win 11 of the last 14 fixtures, and they have lost just twice away from home since August.

Taking into account these observations, expect a win for the impending champions this Thursday.

Key Stats for Betting

  • Atletico are at the top of the table with an 11-point lead.
  • They had scored the second-most number of goals in the league, and had conceded the least as well.
  • Their only defeat in the past 11 games had come against current champions and second-placed Flamengo.
  • Meanwhile, Bahia are placed 16th in the table, and have a total of one win from the last five matches.

Tips for Bahia vs Atletico MG

  • Atletico MG to Win @ 1.90 (9/10)
  • Over 1.5 Team Goals by Atletico MG @ 2.00 (1/1).