Fluminense vs Vasco da Gama Prediction & Match Preview

Fluminense vs Vasco da Gama
Brazil – Serie A
Date: Saturday, 29 August 2020
Kick-off at 23:00 UK/ 00:00 CET
Venue: Maracanã.

The Almirante have been one of the best teams this season. They have gotten to the second spot in the table already, despite having a game in hand. In the process, they have also had the best defense in the entire competition – conceding a total of just one goal so far.

In fact, they would have had a 100% winning record if not for their draw against Gremio the last match-day.

This weekend, they stand a chance to make it to the top of the table, as toppers Internacional are just two points above them in standings, and they have a tough match-up against Botafogo.

In regards to the result of this upcoming encounter with Fluzao, understand that Ramon Menezes’s men have been in better form, and they also have a great h2h record against this opponent over the years.

For the reason, expect Vasco to deliver a great performance, and keep their unbeaten streak alive.

Fluminense vs Vasco da Gama: Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Almirante had recorded seven of the former eight overall wins, in the last three years.
  • They had recorded 15 of the preceding 19 overall wins.
  • At this stadium, the guests had won three of the former four clashes.
  • They had also registered nine of the last ten wins at this venue.

Fluminense vs Vasco da Gama: Prediction

Fluzao were winless in ten of their last fourteen overall match-ups, and have had a single league win at this stadium this whole season.

On the other hand, their counterparts had won six of their former seven overall games, and also were unbeaten in 16 of their last 18 road trips.

And importantly, they also had registered 15 of the preceding 19 overall h2h wins, and nine of the past ten at this ground.

Moreover, they also have the best defense in the Serie A this campaign, while Odair Hellmann’s men had failed to score in six of the past nine h2h meetings at this stadium.

Taking into account these observations, expect a winning performance from Vasco this weekend.

Fluminense vs Vasco da Gama: Betting Tips

  • Double Chance: Vasco da Gama or Draw @ 1.60 (3/5)
  • Vasco da Gama to Win Either Half @ 2.00 (1/1).