Chapecoense AF vs Fluminense
Brazil – Serie A
Date: Friday, 14th June 2019
Kick-off at 00.00 UK/ 01.00 CET
Venue: Arena Condá (Chapecó).
Both teams are actively trying to avoid the relegation zone and share the same number of points as Fortaleza, who’s in the exit-list, as of now. Chapecoense though has a game in hand, which if utilized well, could see them make a leap in league standings.
Their last tie was against topper Palmeiras, at home, and it was surely a close-call for either group involved. The visitors drew first blood, in the 32nd minute, which was equalized just five minutes later.
But the toppers showed their grit in taking the lead once again, at the closing seconds of the first half, which was then held till the end.
Fluminense held strong contenders Flamengo to a goalless draw, and rightly takes the moral win. The former utilized their home advantage well against the opposition who practically tried everything for the three points.
Chapecoense vs Fluminense Head-to-head (h2h)
- Six of the last eight wins went to Chapecoense.
- But the last two wins were registered by Fluminense.
- At this venue, the hosts kept clean sheets in three of the last five attempts.
- Only once has Fluminense managed to do so at this stadium.
Chapecoense vs Fluminense Prediction
Fluminense does have the confidence of holding Flamengo to a draw, but they have not won a tie in their last five attempts. The team lost four games in a row, before the aforementioned draw. They also conceded three or more goals in three of their last five fixtures.
Chapecoense, meanwhile, was unbeaten in 15 of their last 19 home ties and found the back of the net in 17 of their last 19 appearances at home. Importantly, Fluminense has been terrible on the road in their last several ties. They were winless in nine of the last ten such matches and lost six of their last seven as well.
Going on, the group also conceded two or more goals in six of their last seven road trips. As things stand, expect the hosts to come out on top this Friday.
Regarding goals, the guests of this tie did score two or more goals in three of their last five away ties, while Chapecoense conceded the same in their last two home appearances, and in three of the last four overall games too.
Finally, Fluminense has recorded the last two h2h wins, which will definitely have a bearing in the outcome of the game. Wait for goals at either end of the pitch this weekend.
Chapecoense vs Fluminense Betting Tips
Double Chance: Chapecoense AF or Draw @ 1.50 (1/2)
Both Teams to Score @ 2.00 (1/1).