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Chapecoense-SC vs Atletico-MG Prediction & Betting tips
Chapecoense and Atlético Mineiro measured forces in Arena Condá, in a second leg of this phase of the Copa do Brasil (8th Finals), after a draw by (0-0) in the first leg. In this stadium, the history of direct confrontations indicates a total equilibrium between these two teams, since there were 2 draws and 1 win for each team in the last 4 matches. However, the last time these two teams played a match at this stadium was on 06-25-2017, for Serie A, which ended Atlético Mineiro’s victory by (0-1). The only goal of the match was scored by Marlone (12 ‘). In this game the home factor may be decisive, since the Chapecoense presents considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor.
The home team comes to this return match after a goalless draw as a visitor, so in case of victory will confirm the qualification to the next phase. This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 4 wins, 8 draws and 3 losses in away matches, with 11 goals scored and 12 conceded; against 11 wins, 2 draws and 2 losses at their stadium, with 24 goals scored and 11 conceded. The team comes to this match after a home win against Flamengo by (3-2). In the last 10 home matches for all competitions, La Chapecoense won 7, tied 2 and lost 1. The team allowed goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for the opponent, so his defense needs to improve, but his attack has scored regularly, since he scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches. There is 1 period that stands out in the last 20 home matches for all competitions: they have suffered 5 of their 14 goals between minutes (76’-90 ‘).
After having achieved a good result away from home, when tied by the score of 0x0, the Chapecoense team will need to win by any simple result and advance phase. For playing inside the home it is important that the Chapecoense team has the offensive initiative of the game, but without neglecting defensively, as the opposing team is very dangerous. The local coach should not have important absences for this game, then take the field to a fairly competitive team.
The away team comes to this second leg after a goalless draw with the advantage of not having suffered goals at home in the first leg. This is a team that usually shows similar results, at home and abroad. It is usually not affected by the home team, since in the last 30 matches they register 7 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses in away matches; against 9 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses at their stadium. In the last match they played, for Serie A, they beat Atlético PR by (1-2). In their last 4 away matches for the Copa do Brasil, Atlético Mineiro has 2 wins and 2 draws.
For this competition, they have not lost any of the last 4 away matches. Their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 6 of the last 7 matches for this competition. In 15 games, they only got 1 comeback in the 5 games in which they suffered the first goal.
The situation of Atlético-MG for this return game is complicated, because you will need to defeat your opponent away from home, so, you will have to have enough patience, knowing how to score very strongly defensively and at the same time trying to find spaces to explore the Attack plays. With that he hopes to get goals to conquer a victory and consequently his classification. The visiting coach has all his players available, so the tendency is to present a very competitive team.
Chapecoense-SC vs Atletico-MG head to head matches
02.05.18 COP Atletico-MG Chapecoense-SC 0 : 0
19.10.17 SA Atletico-MG Chapecoense-SC 2 : 3
25.06.17 SA Chapecoense-SC Atletico-MG 0 : 1
01.03.17 PL Chapecoense-SC Atletico-MG 2 : 2