Sport Recife vs Arsenal Sarandi
Date: Friday, 7th July 2017
Kick off at 01:45 UK/ 02:45 CET
Venue: Estadio Adelmar da Costa Carvalho.
Sport Recife will enter the match in high spirits after claiming three consecutive wins without conceding a single goal.
The Brazilians will be looking to build on the decent streak this Thursday when they are set to host Arsenal in the first leg of their Copa Sudamericana tie at Estadio Adelmar da Costa Carvalho.
Vanderlei Luxemburgo can be thrilled with his team’s defensive form.
Everything started with a shocking win over Santos on the road two weeks ago as Leao da Ilha backed it up successfully in Campeonato Pernambucano final against Salgueiro and in the weekend’s Serie A outing with Atletico PR.
Sport Recife almost dropped the three-goal cushion from the first leg of the opening round of Copa Sudamericana as they went past Uruguayan Danubio only after penalties after losing 3-0 in the rematch.
Humberto Grondona had a dismal run with Arsenal Sarandi in the last term of Primera Division.
The visitors finished the season at the 27th position which was enough for saving the elite class status at the end.
Arsenal were more than convincing in the first round of Copa Sudamericana easing past Peruvian Juan Aurich 8-1 on aggregate.
Sport Recife vs Arsenal: Head to head
This is going to be the first ever head to head meeting between the two sides.
Sport Recife vs Arsenal: Prediction
Sport Recife should be able to take advantage of the momentum and clinch their fourth straight win against the struggling Arsenal side.
The hosts are favourites both on the night and over two legs and we see the home win as a banker bet at the 1/2 odds.
Sport Recife vs Arsenal: Betting Tips
The main betting option will be Sport Recife to win the match at 1.55 odds with Pinnacle.
You can also take Sport Recife to win to nil for 2.10 odds.