Necaxa vs Tigres
Mexico – Liga MX Guardianes
Date: Saturday, 25 July 2020
Kick-off at 1:30 UK/ 2:30 CET
Venue: Estadio Victoria (Aguascalientes).
With the previous season canceled, the teams will look for a fresh start post lockdown. Tigres will visit Necaxa, suffering a downward slope, to probably earn their first three points in the campaign.
Necaxa vs Tigres Match Preview
Necaxa had four losses in their last five fixtures in the league. The last time they played was in March 2020 on the road against Santos Laguna, which ended in a 1-2 defeat.
Tigres played four matches post lockdown in Copa Por Mexico in their schedule. They are unbeaten in the last nine fixtures across all major competitions, following a 1-1 draw on the road against Cruz Azul.
The host had their own troubles at home with their past three attempts at home resulting in winless matches, including two consecutive losses lately.
The 2-1 loss away from home against Cruz Azul in February 2020 was the Tiger’s previous away loss in the schedule across all major competitions and is unbeaten in the last six tours.
Necaxa had finished as the ninth team in the Apertura 2019 and had a bad run in the Clausura before they canceled the season in March 2020. Tigres UANL had a wonderful run in the league and entered the quarter-finals after finishing third in Apertura 2019 last season.
Necaxa vs Tigres Head-to-head (h2h)
- The visitor is unbeaten in their last six meetings.
- Both teams have scored in their last four clashes.
- Two of their recent five fixtures have ended in a draw.
- Their previous encounter gave a 3-1 home win for Tigres.
- The host is winless at home in the past four matches.
Necaxa vs Tigres Prediction
Having lost five of the last six matches overall in the campaign, Necaxa will not hope to have any advantage at home. The Tigers have been cruising with no loss for the past nine fixtures across all major competitions in their schedule.
Even though the visitor seems close to taking all three points, it is advisable to use a safer approach and go with a draw no bet over Tigres with 1.40 odds in the encounter. With their admirable form, we can also expect them to score first in ninety minutes.
The tip for Tigres to score first at 1.57 odds will thus come in handy for the punters. Since the recent three meetings held here saw both teams in the scoresheet, the BTTS with 1.80 odds will be a suitable option to try in the clash.
Necaxa vs Tigres Betting tips
Draw no bet: Tigres @ 1.40 (2/5).
Tigres to score first @ 1.57 (4/7).
Both teams to score @ 1.80 (4/5).