LDU de Quito has a chance to take the top spot away from Flamengo when the former host the latter in yet another Copa Libertadores fixture on Wednesday. The host dropped points in their opening match in Group G and is trailing the guest by two points on the table as it stands.
After the draw on the road in the first match, the host played at home and defeated Velez Sarsfield with a 3-1 scoreline. The team from Ecuador has lost none of their matches yet, which will improve their morale in the middle especially with the added ground advantage in the fixture. They have scored five goals against the three conceded showing a mixed form in the tournament this term.
Flamengo will come in all the way from Brazil and the visitor has won both their two clashes in the Copa Libertadores this season until now. The away team has defeated Velez Sarsfield on the road in the opening match and will visit on the back of a 4-1 win at home against the likes of U. Calera in the previous Copa encounter.
LDU de Quito vs Flamengo Head-to-head (h2h)
- The teams have met only twice in recent years.
- Both teams have scored in their last two fixtures.
- Their previous encounter gave a 2-1 home win for Quito.
- Both teams have a win each in the Copa since 2019.
LDU de Quito vs Flamengo Prediction
The home team normally has the upper hand whenever these two teams meet based on their h2h history in 2019 Copa Libertadores. However, things might take a turn here with Flamengo coming into the game with a winning streak in the group fixtures.
But Quito enjoys the ground advantage in the middle and cannot be written off. It is likely to see both teams to find the back of the net in ninety minutes. Thus, the tip for BTTS will probably come in handy for the goals department in the encounter. Besides, the double chance favoring Flamengo will probably be the best bet for the punters.
LDU de Quito vs Flamengo Betting tips
Both teams to score @ 1.60 (3/5).
Double chance: Draw or Flamengo @ 1.40 (2/5).
LDU de Quito vs Flamengo
Date: Wednesday, 5 May 2021
Kick-off at 01:30 UK/ 02:30 CET, Venue: Estadio Rodrigo Paz Delgado (Quito).
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