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Criciuma and Goiás meet at Estádio Heriberto Hülse, in a match for the 34 th round of Serie B. In the last direct match for this edition of the league, on 14-07-2018, Goiás won at home by (2- one). The history of direct matches played in this stadium is favorable to the home team, which in the last 3 matches won 3. Indeed, the last time these two teams played a match in this stadium, on 07-15-2017, for Serie B, Criciuma won by (1-0). Diego Giaretta (55 ‘) scored the only goal of the game. Attention to the house factor, since the Criciuma usually conquer different results at home and abroad.
The home team is currently in the 14 th position of the league, with 41 points won, after 10 wins, 11 draws and 12 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied in an away match against San Bento, by (0-0). In the last match, they lost in an away match against Figueirense by (3-2). 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, 4 draws and 7 losses in away matches; against 6 wins, 7 draws and 2 losses at their stadium. For the championship, Criciuma won 17 points out of 30 possible, after 4 wins, 5 draws and 1 loss in the last 10 home matches. In their home league matches the most frequent result at half-time was the 0-0 (7 out of 16 matches). In 33 matches in the competition, they suffered the first goal 11 times and only managed 1 comeback. There are 2 periods that stand out in the last 16 home matches for this competition: they scored 7 of their 19 goals between minutes (76′-90 ‘); He suffered 5 of his 14 goals between the minutes (76’-90 ‘).
The Criciúma is a club that won two titles of the B Series of the Brazilian Championship, defeated in 1986 and 2002, in addition to having a Brazilian Cup title, conquered in 1991. In the current season, the team has been campaigning a lot irregular in the second division of the national championship, conquering 41 of the 99 points played so far, being currently closer to the relegation zone than the first classified, occupying the fourteenth position. In the last seven games that the Criciúma played in their stadium, in five of them there was one or more goals in the second half. We believe that in this match, to play at home, the Criciúma will have some chances to score goals, mainly in the second half, when he will have found weaknesses in the opposing defense.
The away team is currently in the 4 th position of the league, with 53 points won, after 16 wins, 5 draws and 12 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match against CRB, by (2-0). In the last match, they lost in a home match against Avaí, by (0-3). This is a team that usually maintains its competitive levels in home and away matches, since in the last 30 matches he has 8 wins and 7 losses in away matches; against 8 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses at their stadium. In the last 10 away league matches Goiás has a record of 6 wins and 4 losses, so they have won 18 points out of 30 possible. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition, so it was not very strong defensively. In 33 matches in this tournament, he suffered the first goal 21 times, but got the comeback in 7.
Goiás is a club that has two titles of the Brazilian Serie B Championship, in 1999 and 2012, in addition, the club was a defeated finalist of the 1990 Brazilian Cup. In the current season of the Brazilian Serie B Championship of 2018 , the team has been doing a very good campaign and has great chances of winning the promotion to Serie A. Currently Goiás is fourth in the Brazilian Championship of Serie B, showing great strength even when acting outside the home, because when analyzing his last five games as a visitor, we see that the Goiás won three and lost two, conquering important points in the home of his rivals. Now, the Goiás will visit the Criciúma in search of more points, so we can expect an offensive commitment from Goiás in search of the three points.
Criciuma vs Goias head to head matches
14.07.18 SB Goias Criciuma 2 : 1
31.10.17 SB Goias Criciuma 1 : 1
15.07.17 SB Criciuma Goias 1 : 0
31.08.16 SB Goias Criciuma 1 : 1
25.05.16 SB Criciuma Goias 3 : 1