Corinthians vs Athletico Paranaense
Brazil – Serie A
Date: Thursday, 8 October 2019
Kick-off at 23:15 UK / 24:15 CET
Venue: Arena Corinthians (Sao Paulo).
Aiming for the top five spots in the table, Corinthians will be fighting well at their arena against Athletico Paranaense. In what sizes to be a close encounter, clearly the home side is the better favorites.
Corinthians vs Athletico Paranaense Head-to-head (h2h)
- The “Great Team” has recorded four of the last seven wins in their meetings.
- Their previous encounter awarded a clean sheet win for Corinthians in their visit.
- The host is unbeaten in the last eight clashes at home.
- Five of the last six matches held here ended in the teams sharing the spoils.
Corinthians vs Athletico Paranaense Prediction
Apparently the home team is on a four-game unbeaten run with just three overall losses in the league. The host is also unbeaten in the last five home ties in the league with one draw. On the other hand, the visitor was able to register just one win from the previous five away fixtures.
In overall league stats, the Great team has 11 wins, 9 draws and 3 losses. And their counterparts have 10 wins, 4 draws, 9 losses from their 23 appearances in the league. Being undefeated for the past eight h2h clashes with Celestials for almost nine years at home renders more confidence in the home team dugout. Significantly, two of the last three wins over the visitors ended in a 2-1 score for the host.
Even though the last four years’ encounters between them were dry, the match is expected to be fierce with their performance in the current league season. Moreover, the host has won the previous home match in the league. Similarly, the guest had bagged the three points from their earlier visit to the league.
Hence, the match will probably have some rough lanes in the ninety minutes and the host are likely to come out on top in the encounter.
Corinthians vs Athletico Paranaense Betting tips
Over 1.5 goals @ 1.50 (1/2).
Correct score: 2-1 for Corinthians @ 9.50 (17/2).
Full-time result: Corinthians @ 1.80 (4/5).