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Nagoya vs Yokohama M. Prediction & Betting tips
Nagoya Grampus and Yokohama F. Marinos meet at Paloma Mizuho Stadium, in a match for the 15th round of the J1 League. The record of recent head-to-head matches between these two teams could not be more balanced, as there were 2 draws and 1 win for each team in the last 4 matches they played. The last head-to-head meeting between these two teams, on 08-24-2019, ended with the victory of Yokohama F. Marinos by (1‑5).
Nagoya Grampus :
The home team is currently in 4th position, with 24 points won, after 7 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied in an away match against Consadole Sapporo by (0‑0). In the last match, they lost at home against Kashima Antlers by (1‑3). In their last 6 home games for the championship, Nagoya Grampus won 3, drew 1 and lost 2, thus taking 10 points out of 18 possible. His attack has scored regularly, as he has scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 6 of the last 13 matches have ended with Under 1,5 goals. In 13 games in this competition, he only managed 1 comeback in the 6 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Nagoya run a solid campaign in the competition and carry favoritism towards the match against Yokohama F. Marinos. Both teams are coming off losses in the previous round. Nagoya Grampus fights at the top of the table trying to get closer to third place. With the victory and a negative result for Tokyo, the team that leads the table, Nagoya is one point behind the rival, so winning at home is essential.
Yokohama F. Marinos :
The visiting team is currently in 8th position, with 21 points won, after 6 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied in an away match against Vissel Kobe by (3‑3). In the last match, they lost at home to Kawasaki Frontale by (1‑3). In their last 7 away matches for the championship, Yokohama F. Marinos registered 2 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses, for which they won 8 points out of 21 possible. In their away league matches, the most frequent final result at half ‑ time was 0‑0 (3 out of 8 matches). Their defense has not been very strong, since they have suffered goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 15 games in this tournament, he suffered the first goal 6 times and only managed 1 comeback. In the last 15 home matches for all competitions there is 1 period that stands out: they have conceded 10 of their 25 goals between minutes (76′ ‑ 90 ‘).
The Yokohama F-Marinos, surprised in the second round of the competition in 2019 and took the trophy home. In 2020, he has a weak first turn and anticipates the leaders moving further and further away. It’s hard to say if he has the same strength as last year to pursue the title. In the match against Nagoya, they need to be vigilant about the opponent’s attack and work better in their defensive sector, which has already suffered 27 goals in 15 games.
Nagoya vs Yokohama M. head to head matches
24.08.19 J1 Nagoya Yokohama M. 1 : 5
13.04.19 J1 Yokohama M. Nagoya 1 : 1
15.08.18 J1 Yokohama M. Nagoya 1 : 2
05.05.18 J1 Nagoya Yokohama M. 1 : 1
30.07.16 J1 Yokohama M. Nagoya 0 : 0