Santos vs Corinthians
Brazil Serie A
Date: Saturday, 13th October 2018
Kick-off at 21:00 UK/ 22:00 CET
Venue: Estadio Vila Belmiro (Sao Paulo).
Corinthians travel to Sao Paulo with hopes of improving their position in the league, but it would most probably prove to be an impossible task.
The legendary Santos takes on another famed club Corinthians in this Brazil Serie A fixture. Santos sits on a modest seventh place while the visiting side occupies the eleventh position.
Santos attack is led by 22-year-old Gabriel and 17-year-old Rodrygo. Gabriel has posted an impressive 13 goals in the Serie A so far, which is also the most by any Serie A player in this season. Rodrygo has complemented his senior partner in crime with six goals.
Santos has an excellent record at home against Corinthians. In last six matches at home, Santos defeated Corinthians in five of them.
The away form of Corinthians is also a cause for concern with them right now going on a streak of a five-match winless streak, also they have just one win in last eight away matches.
Santos vs Corinthians Head-to-head
- Santos are unbeaten at halftime in their last 13 matches at home in Serie A.
- Santos also stands undisputed in 23 of their last 27 matches at home in the Brazilian league.
- Corinthians has won just three of their last 22 away games in Serie A.
- They have also lost eight of their last ten games on the road.
Santos vs Corinthians Prediction
Having an excellent record at home, Santos is expected to close out this match with a win. Couple that with Corinthians with an awful record on the home, this is a match that Santos fans are not losing sleep about.
Santos FC has kept a clean sheet in eight of their last 10 league games. Corinthians will find it hard to break down the disciplined defence of the home side. Last five matches at home for Santos have seen just a total of three goals, with three of the matches being goalless draws.
Santos will secure a victory against this struggling, especially on the road, Corinthians side. Goals scored will be very few too in this fixture.
Santos vs Corinthians Betting Tips
Santos FC to win @ 1.70 (7/10)
Under 2.5 goals @ 1.50 (1/2).