Santos vs Flamengo Prediction & Match Preview

Santos vs Flamengo Brazilian Serie A Predictions by LeagueLane

Santos vs Flamengo
Brazil – Serie A
Date: Saturday, 2 July 2022
Kick-off at 23:00 UK / 0:00 CET
Venue: Estadio Vila Belmiro.

Gameweek 15 of Brazil Serie A is set for this Saturday as Santos host Flamengo where both these sides are separated by a place and a point. These two sides will be seen locking horns at Estadio Vila Belmiro in Santos.

Santos is at the 7th spot on the standing with 19 points from 14 games. They won 4 times in the league while drew on 7 and lost on thrice other occasions. The home team have drawn 5 of their last 6 matches in the league as they sit just outside of the top seven.

A trip to Deportivo Tachira in midweek in the first-leg of a Copa Sudamericana Round of 16 tie followed a run of frustrating Serie A draws for Santos. They have also failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, letting in 9 goals during that time.

On the other side, Flamengo resides at the 9th position on the table with 18 points. Of the 14 matches played, they won 5 times in the league while drew thrice and lost on 6 other occasions. The visitors has not able to net in 5 games this season and that accounts to 36% of the games where they have not been able to find crucial goals.

Flamengo will come into the game following a 0-1 Copa Libertadores win against Deportes Tolima in their most recent game. Dorival J├║nior’s men have turned their attacks into goals 8 times in the course of their previous 6 matches. The total of goals that they have conceded during those matches adds up to 7.

Santos vs Flamengo Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Their last 5 h2h games saw Flamengo with 3 wins while Santos won twice.
  • Four out of their last 5 meetings saw scoring from only one side.
  • Their last league meeting has ended on a 1-0 win in favour of Santos.

Santos vs Flamengo Prediction

Santos haven’t been defeated in their previous 2 league matches at home. They lost only one home game this season.

Meanwhile, Flamengo lost their last 3 away league fixtures coming here. They won only one away game this season and have not been beaten by Santos in away games against them for the last 2 league games.

A draw or home win would appear the likeliest outcome for this one between two relatively evenly matched sides.

Santos vs Flamengo Betting tips

  • Santos to win Draw no Bet @ 1.83 odds.
  • BTTS @ 1.90 odds.
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