Guadalajara vs Toluca Prediction & Match Preview

CD Guadalajara vs Toluca
Mexico – Liga MX Clausura
Date: Sunday, 26 January 2020
Kick-off at 03:05 UK/ 04:05 CET
Venue: Estadio Omnilife (Zapopan)

Considering the home advantage of Guadalajara, their strong start to the season, their h2h superiority over the years, and finally Toluca’s dismal performance in the Apertura, the hosts CD Guadalajara emerge the favorite this Sunday.

CD Guadalajara vs Toluca Head-to-head (h2h)

  • It’s been four years since Toluca have won against this opponent.
  • The last time these two met, which was just two months back, Guadalajara won on the road with a 1-3 scorecard.
  • 14 of the previous 17 wins went to the teams that had home advantage.
  • In the last eleven years only once have Guadalajara lost at this venue.

CD Guadalajara vs Toluca Prediction

Guadalajara were on the road the last match-day, and they were held to a 0-0 draw by Pachuca. In the meantime, Toluca were at home, and even had a 2-1 lead going into the final ten minutes of the game against Necaxa.

However, the guests managed to score two goals in the final moments of the fixture, to take the win with a 2-3 scoreline.

This loss in front of the home crowd will definitely have brought down morale in the Toluca camp, and keep note that this weekend, they are on the road.

Moreover, they are taking on a side that sit at the top of the Clausura table as well. Guadalajara are unbeaten in this second phase of the season, and they are in fact yet to concede a goal.

The sole home game of Guadalajara in this latter phase, ended in a 2-0 win for them. Also, they were unbeaten in seven of their last eight overall fixtures, and six of these were wins. 

At home, they had won four of their prior five appearances, and scored twice or more in all four of these match-ups.

On the other hand, Toluca were winless in six of their preceding seven encounters, and five of these were losses. The team also had conceded two or more goals in five of their last six matches.

On the road, they lost three of their prior four trips, and had failed to score in two of these, while conceding a total of six from their previous three.

Moreover, Guadalajara are on a two-game winning run against this opponent, and the latest h2h clash saw them winning on the road with a 1-3 scoreline.

In addition, generally home teams have been the stronger sides in h2h clashes, and this is demonstrated by the fact that 14 of the prior 17 wins had gone to the hosts of the particular days.

Furthermore, Guadalajara are unbeaten against this rival in the past four years, and they have lost just once at this venue in the past eleven long years.

Taking all these observations into consideration, we arrive to the conclusion that Guadalajara are about to record a convincing win this Sunday.

CD Guadalajara vs Toluca Betting Tips

  • CD Guadalajara to Win @ 1.83 (5/6)
  • To Score in First Half: CD Guadalajara @ 1.83 (5/6).