Santos Laguna vs Lobos BUAP: Preview and Prediction

Santos Laguna vs Lobos BUAP 2018 Mexico Liga MX Apertura by LeagueLane

Santos Laguna vs Lobos BUAP
Mexico Liga MX Apertura
Date: Monday, 23rd July 2018
Kick-off at 00:00 UK/ 01:00 CET
Venue: Estadio Corona (Torreon).

Santos Laguna had glory and humiliation in the 2018 league season. They won the Clausura by beating Toluca this may, but were played out of the park in the 4-0 defeat to Tigres in the Liga MX Championship Final last weekend.

None the less, Robert Siboldi will be looking for a rebound when Santos take on Lobos BUAP side, who had a disastrous run and finished last in the Clausura 2018.

For Lobos BUAP, it is important to bag maximum points possible from this campaign as they are last in the relegation table.

Santos Laguna vs Lobos BUAP: Head-to-head

There has been 2 meetings between the sides in over a decade, which happened to be in the last season.

Both were high scoring affair and Santos remain unbeaten with a 4-2 home win and 2-2 away draw.

Santos Laguna vs Lobos BUAP Prediction

It is hard not to expect anything less than a home win from this fixture and most probably by a comfortable margin.

Santos were one of the best home team in the recent Clausura and bagged 9 wins from the last 11 here.

Meantime, Lobos managed just 2 wins from their 17 overall games and won none on the road. They did lost 7 of their 8 away games during that period.

It will be a good idea to back Santos on handicap with a bigger price in sight. There is a big chance of this happen as they are expected to lift their performance following the drubbing by Tigres a week ago.

Santos Laguna vs Lobos BUAP Betting Tips

FT – Santos Asian Handicap -1.5 at 3.00 odd.

Over 2.5 ft goals at 1.73 odd.