Fortaleza vs America MG
Brazil – Serie A
Date: Sunday, 19 June 2022
Kick-off at 22:00 UK/ 23:00 CET
Fortaleza are placed bottom-most in the table and have been the worst of the lot so far this season. They have managed to post a total of just one win all through the campaign and also have scored the least number of goals in the competition as well.
Going on, they are on a long series of winless performances at home and have struggled quite a lot to keep clean sheets even at this venue.
Meanwhile, America might not be counted amongst the best teams in the Brazilian top flight, but comparatively they are still far better.
They are placed comfortably in the mid-table and will be eager to take advantage of this upcoming encounter, against the weakest in the tournament.
Going on they also have a decent head-to-head record in recent clashes.
For the reasons, expect America to have the upper hand this Sunday against the struggling Fotaleza.
Fortaleza vs America MG Head-to-head (h2h)
- 4 of the past 5 encounters had 3 or more goals.
- The latest meeting had finished in a 2-1 win for America.
- The past 3 clashes at this ground had 4 or more goals.
- The latest fixture at this venue had finished in a 4-0 win for the hosts.
Fortaleza vs America MG Prediction & Analysis
Fortaleza were winless in 9 of their past 13 overall fixtures and they are also on a winless run at home for their past 7 appearances.
On the other hand, America were unbeaten in 7 of their previous 11 games, and they had remained so in 5 of their past 9 road trips as well.
Considering these observations as well as the recent performances of America in head-to-head meetings, expect them to have the edge this Sunday.
However, Fortaleza are at home and at the same time America have been facing some difficulty in keeping clean sheets away from home lately. As such expect goals to come from either end of the pitch.
Key Stats for Betting
- Fortaleza have scored just 3 goals at home all through the campaign.
- They are one of the only 2 teams to yet to register a win at this venue.
Tips for Fortaleza vs America MG
Double Chance: America MG or Draw @ 1.83 (5/6)
Both Teams to Score @ 2.00 (1/1).