Cuiaba vs Sport Recife Prediction & Match Preview

Cuiaba vs Sport Recife Brazil Serie A Predictions by LeagueLane

Cuiaba vs Sport Recife
Brazilian Serie A
Date: 14 October 2021, Thursday
Kick-Off: 23:00 UK/ 00:00 CET
Venue: Arena Pantanal

Cuiaba take on Sport Recife in Thursday’s Brazilian Serie A fixture at the Arena Pantanal. Read our Preview, Prediction and Betting Tips with Analysis here.

Cuiaba vs Sport Recife Head-to-Head

  • These two sides have faced each other only thrice in the past in all competitions.
  • Sporting Recife have the upper hand with 1 win while Cuiaba have no wins.
  • 4 goals have been scored in this fixture.
  • The last time these two sides faced each other, the game ended in a 0-0 draw.

Cuiaba vs Sport Recife Prediction & Analysis

The hosts currently sit in 12th position in the league table with 30 points on board after 24 league games as they have drawn thrice, won once and lost once in their last 5 league games.

Cuiaba come into this fixture on the back of a 2-2 draw away from home against Gremio in a game which saw Max Alves and Marllon Borges get on the score sheet.

On the other side of the field, the visitors, Sport Recife currently sit in 18th position in the league table with 26 points on board after 25 league games as they have lost twice and won thrice in their last 5 league games.

Sport Recife come into this fixture on the back of 3 consecutive wins as their latest win came against Corinthians at home in a 1-0 score line. In that game, Paulinho Moccelin scored an 81st minute goal.

Taking the above into consideration, we back the odds at 2.20 for the hosts, Cuiaba to win this fixture as they have been a much more reliable side to count on. At the same time, the hosts have some attacking finesse in their overall squad which should see them edge past the struggling Sporting Recife side.

Consequently, we back the odds at 2.87 for both teams to get on the score sheet. With Sporting Recife claiming a sensational win in their previous league game, they will be full of confidence and they will be coming out all guns blazing to win again.

Key Stats for Betting

  • In the last 5 league games at home for Cuiaba, they have won thrice, drawn once and lost once.
  • In the last 5 away league games for Sport Recife, they have won twice, lost twice and drawn once.

Tips for Cuiaba vs Sport Recife

  • Cuiaba to win @ 2.20
  • Both teams to score @ 2.87