Fluminense vs Bahia
Brazil – Serie A
Date: Saturday, 12 October 2019
Kick-off at 23:00 UK / 24:00 CET
Venue: Maracanã (Rio de Janeiro).
Even though it is neck to neck competition in the middle Fluminense does have a slight favor in regards to two aspects. One being their home ground advantage and the other their h2h clash history at home with Bahia.
Fluminense vs Bahia Head-to-head (h2h)
- The guest has been unbeaten in the past six meetings.
- Both teams have scored in five out of the previous six clashes.
- Flu is undefeated at home for the past five times since 2012.
- Their previous encounter awarded a 3-2 home win for the Tricolors.
Fluminense vs Bahia Prediction
Going through the current league, it can be observed that the visiting side has made a better impact than the host in this season. Evidently, the campaign has awarded 10 wins and 6 losses to the Tricolors, while the hosting contingent took 12 losses and 7 wins in the 24 appearances.
The host has been recovering from a recent double loss at the home matches in the league and has been unbeaten in the last three ties. On the other hand, the traveling side has lost a recent away game and the only one in the last five away fixtures.
Significantly, the Flu has been undefeated in the last seven years of h2h clashes with the guest when they are hosting the encounter. With three draws and two clean sheet win in the last five h2h home clashes with Bahia, the home team does pose a slight advantage in the game. Also, both teams have seen the back of the net in five out of the previous six h2h encounters. So, the chances of goals at both sides are alive in the bout.
Moreover, they are well versed with their home ground rather than the opposition. And the recent three-game unbeaten run at home supports that statement in their performance. Hence, the results can be tilted to a double chance favoring the host more likely in ninety minutes.
Fluminense vs Bahia Betting tips
Over 1.5 goals @ 1.40 (2/5).
BTTS @ 2.00 (1/1).
Double Chance: Fluminense or Draw @ 1.40 (2/5).