Chapecoense vs Atletico MG
Brazil – Serie A
Date: Sunday, 14 July 2019
Kick off at 23:00 UK / 00:00 CET
Venue: Arena Condá (Chapecó).
Despite getting off to a positive start in their initial trips on the road, the visiting side have been at the receiving end of back to back defeats in their last two games.
The team succumbed to a 3-0 loss against Cruzeiro in the Copa do Brasil and lost by a 3-1 scoreline to Santos in the league as well.
Their counterparts, on the other hand, have just one win in their last five games on home soil. Their most recent home clash against Fluminense saw them being held to a disappointing 1-1 draw.
The hosts took the lead three minutes into the game but saw the deficit leveled in the second half when Ganso found the back of the net from the penalty spot.
The visiting side have sixteen points from nine games and are perched on fifth in the table, while the home team are battling it out in the lower half of the table on seventeenth with just eight points from nine games.
Chapecoense vs Atletico MG Head to head (h2h)
- Atletico MG have not picked up a win in any of their last five h2h meetings.
- Chapecoense bagged the win by a 1-0 scoreline the last time the two teams met.
- Three of their last five clashes have finished in a tie at the end of regulation time.
- Atletico MG’s last victory over this opponent was in 2017 with the game ending 1-0 in their favor.
Chapecoense vs Atletico MG Prediction
The hosts are likely to come out on top when the two teams lock horns with each other this Sunday.
The home side have been consistent in scoring at least one goal in their last five matches, and so we can certainly expect them to find the back of the net without fail.
The squad have also lost just twice in those games and have scored six goals so far while conceding seven.
The visiting team have two wins and two losses to their name in their trips on the road up till now and have scored no more than five goals.
The tie is more than likely to see both the sides get their names on the scoresheet, while the win, at the end of the ninety minutes, is certain to go in favor of the hosts.
Chapecoense vs Atletico MG Betting tips
Full time Result: Chapecoense @ 2.10 (11/10)
Over 2.5 goals @ 2.40 (7/5).