Palmeiras vs Goias
Brazil – Serie A
Date: Sunday, 16 August 2020
Kick-off at 1:30 UK/ 2:30 CET
Venue: Allianz Parque (Sao Paulo).
Palmeiras is unbeaten in their last six clashes across all the major competitions in their schedule. They are on a three-game draw streak, following a 1-1 draw on the road against Fluminense last time out.
The host is on an unbeaten streak at home in their schedule, which will prove their use of ground advantage in the encounter. In the meantime, Goias has had troubles when playing away from home.
Visiting on the back of a 2-1 loss on the road against Athletico PR last time out, Goias will be at a backhand prior to their second visit in the campaign this season.
In their most recent h2h meeting, the Esmeraldino lost to the Verdao with a 5-1 scoreline.
Palmeiras vs Goias Head-to-head (h2h)
- The visitor has recorded three of the last five wins.
- Both teams have scored in the recent three meetings.
- Their previous encounter gave a 5-1 home win for the Verdao.
- The host has lost only two of their eight fixtures at home.
Palmeiras vs Goias Prediction
Palmeiras is on an unbeaten run in the schedule lately, and it will back them up in taking all three points from the clash. Besides, the match is sizing to be a high-scoring affair as the promoted side will struggle with their defense against the host.
Having lost their opening match in the league, the odds will be against the traveling side. And in their h2h meetings, they have lost their last two clashes with the host. The home win in full-time is at low odds for any decent returns. So, a -1 handicap for the Verdao will probably be the best bet.
Palmeiras vs Goias Betting tips
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.50 (1/2).
Palmeiras to win with a -1 handicap @ 1.50 (1/2).