Ponte Preta vs Palmeiras
Brasileiro Serie A
Date: Saturday, 25th June 2017
Kick-off at 20:00 UK / 21:00 CET
Venue: Estadio Moises Lucarelli, Sao Paulo.
Both Palmeiras and Ponte Preta won their respective matches with the minimal result of 1-0. Palmeiras are eyeing to leapfrog Ponte Preta with a victory, but it won’t be a walk in the park.
The hosts are in the 7th place with 14 points earned. They are struggling to find consistency as their form is colorful. They were both beaten and victorious twice in the last five games in addition to a draw.
The hosts have the perfect record on the home turf after four games played. Their record reads W4 0L DL with 9 goals scored and only 2 allowed.
Ninth-placed Palmeiras are aiming for the third victory in a row. After beating Bahia 2-4 on the road, they won 1-0 against Atletico GO. They are only one point behind Ponte Preta, so with a victory they would skip a few positions.
However, beating Ponte Preta is an unlikely scenario. They won their first away points a week ago in Bahia. Prior to that match, they suffered three consecutive defeats. Also, they failed to score in the opening four visits.
Ponte Preta vs Palmeiras: Head-to-head
The hosts hold the supremacy over Palmeiras in their recent H-2-H games. Ponte Preta won two games this season already, while Palmeiras won with the minimal result of 1-0. This season, Both Teams to Score NO won all three times.
Ponte Preta vs Palmeiras: Prediction
Palmeiras are looking to add the third victory, but even remaining unbeaten in Sao Paulo would be a success for them. Head-to-head favors the home side as usual, but Palmeiras are on the wings of their latest away victory in Bahia.
Ponte Preta vs Palmeiras: Bet Tips
The first bet will be Both Teams to Score NO at the odds of 1.89 by Unibet.
If you prefer higher risk and reward you can go for Half time/Full time – Draw/Ponte Preta at the odds of 6.25 at Unibet.