Flamengo vs Vasco da Gama Predictions & Match Preview

Flamengo vs Vasco da Gama
Brazil – Serie A
Date: Thursday, 14 November 2019
Kick-off at 00:30 UK/ 01:30 CET
Venue: Maracanã (Rio de Janeiro).

Flamengo will be keen to continue their incredible run, and with them having the home advantage this Thursday, their chances increments. It further enhances, when the recent struggles of Vasco are taken into consideration.

Flamengo vs Vasco da Gama Head-to-head (h2h)

  • The last time these two met, Flamengo won 1-4, on the road.
  • The prior four games saw Vasco conceding twice or more.
  • In return, Vasco has been able to find the back of the net just once from the prior three clashes.
  • 15 of the former 22 wins at this venue, went to the hosts.
  • Four of the previous six clashes at this stadium saw the home team keeping clean sheets.

Flamengo vs Vasco da Gama Prediction

The toppers executed a comeback win in front of the home crowd the last match-day, against Bahia, with a 3-1 scorecard. Meanwhile, Vasco had to deal with their away handicap against CSA the preceding game week. Still, they managed a 0-3 victory.

The tag of the favorites is for Flamengo to take this Thursday. They are the toppers of the table, and frontrunners to end up champions. They already have a ten-point lead at the top of the table and have scored the most goals in the competition by a mile.

To pile on, they do have the home advantage, and at home, they have won 15 of their total 16 appearances, and drew the remaining one, thus maintaining their unbeaten status.

On the other hand, Vasco has one victory from their previous five match-days in the league, and trails by a mammoth 35 points behind Flamengo in standings.

Finally, the table-toppers have also dominated h2h clashes, and especially so at this venue.

Taking all these observations into account, count on a Flamengo win this match-day, in the Serie A.

Flamengo vs Vasco da Gama Betting Tips

  • Half Time/ Full Time: Flamengo/ Flamengo @ 2.00 (1/1)
  • Flamengo -0.5, -1 Handicap @ 1.40 (2/5).