Puebla vs Necaxa Prediction & Match Preview

Puebla vs Necaxa Mexico Liga MX Prediction by LeagueLane

Puebla vs Necaxa
Mexico – Liga MX Apertura
Date: Sunday, 23 November 2019
Kick-off: 1:00 UK/ 2:00 CET
Venue: Estadio Cuauhtémoc (Puebla).

Necaxa eye 8th straight win when they travel to bottom of the table side Puebla.

The hosts are out of qualification race, while the visitors need three points to stay second on the table.

Necaxa are the third highest scoring team in the league, while Puebla are second from bottom.

Puebla vs Necaxa Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Necaxa are unbeaten in the last 7 competitive fixtures versus Puebla, 3 wins and 4 draws.
  • Both teams scored in the last 4 h2h meetings.
  • Puebla’s last home win against Necaxa date back to 2014 Cup tie, they lost 2 and drew 1 since.
  • Only 2 of the 11 meetings between the two sides at Puebla’s home ground saw Over 2.5 goals.

Puebla vs Necaxa Prediction

Puebla are sitting at 18th in the 19-team table and they are without a doubt one of the worst team in the league managing a humble 3 wins from 17 games so far. On top of that, they conceded 31 goals in the current campaign with a goal difference of -14.

There is also not a lot to write about their home record this season, their 8 games so far producing 8 points so far. Again, their goal-difference during this period is -7.

Necaxa, already confirmed their place in the play-offs, yet they want to win this fixture to make sure they hold on to second spot in the table.

More positives from this Necaxa side as they are unbeaten in the last 6 away games, and without a doubt, they picked the most number of points on the road than any other team in the division.

Coming to prediction, this could be end in a win for Necaxa. However, we must give some respect to home advantage for Puebla, who might be looking to sign-off with a win in front of their own crowd.

So, the safe option is a double chance for visitors priced at decent 1.45 odd.

Also, considering how Necaxa are quick to get off in previous road games, it is most likely to see a goal in first half.

However, brave punters must shoot for outright win for Necaxa priced at juicy 3.20 odd.

Puebla vs Necaxa Betting Tips

  • Double Chance – Draw or Necaxa @ 1.45.
  • Over 0.5 goal in the first half @ 1.42 odd.