In the Brazilian Campeonato A, the 9th round of the 2019 season is scheduled for Thursday and Friday. Afterwards, the league in Brazil takes a break of one month because of the Copa America. In the night from Thursday to Friday European time, it comes in the Arena Conda of Chapeco to the duel between Chapecoense and Fluminense. Both teams have not started well into the new season and only have seven points after eight games. With two wins, a draw and five defeats, both clubs are just before the first relegation rank due to the better goal difference.
Today’s Football Betting Prediction Chapecoense vs Fluminense
Chapecoense has only one point from the last three home games and wants to improve this yield on Matchday 9. Fluminense has been waiting for a win for a total of five competitive games. Away, the club from Rio de Janeiro in the last four competitive matches could not get a single point. If you look before the duel Chapecoense vs Fluminense on the odds of bookmakers faces the spectators a balanced game before. Even the betting base sees no clear advantage for any team and sets Chapecoense vs Fluminense their tip on “draw”.
The Associacao Chapecoense de Futebol still suffers from the effects of the plane crash that left many players dead in November 2016. In May 2017, “Verdao” celebrated its first success after the catastrophe by winning the state championship of Santa Catarina. In Campeonato A, the club but in the previous year under coach Claudinei Oliveira as Table-14. just two points ahead of the descent to narrowly avoid. Also this year no miracles are expected from the Greens. After the early end in the Copa Sudamericana against the Chileans of Union La Calera, the defeat in the final of the state championship of Santa Catarina against Avai and the final against Corinthians Sao Paulo in the fourth round of the Copa do Brasil had been dismissed at Chapecoense coach Oliveira.
His successor was at the end of March Ney Franco, who had recently led the Goias Esporte Clube in the first division in Brazil. But even under the new coach, the “Verdao” is difficult. In the last five league games, there have been four defeats and only one victory. On Tuesday, Chape conceded a 1: 3 defeat at Goias, which are now cared for by former coach Oliveira. President Plinio David de Nes Filho announced a protest against the game. The referee had wrongly dismissed a player from Chapecoense in his view and whistled for the home side an unauthorized penalty. Bruno Pacheco missed the game against Fluminense because of his red card. In addition, the home side injury due to Gilberto, Eduardo, Caique Sa and Rildo renounce. Douglas, however, returns after his suspension back into the squad.
Expected formation of Chapecoense:
➤ Tiepo – Diego Torres, Gum, Rafael Pereira, Bryan – Marcio Araujo, Elicarlos, Gustavo Campanharo, Camilo – Everaldo, Arthur Gomes
Last games by Chapecoense:
⚽️ 11.06.2019 – Goias vs. Chapecoense 3: 1 (Serie A)
⚽️ 03.06.2019 – Chapecoense Vs. Palmeiras São Paulo 1: 2 (Serie A)
⚽️ 27.05.2019 – Cruzeiro Vs. Chapecoense 1: 2 (Serie A)
⚽️ 19.05.2019 – Chapecoense vs. Fortaleza EC 1: 3 (Serie A)
⚽️ 12.05.2019 – Flamengo vs Chapecoense 2: 1 (Serie A)
The Fluminense Football Club is the oldest football club in the Brazilian metropolis of Rio de Janeiro. Already four times (1970, 1984, 2010, 2012) the tricolores won the championship in Brazil. In recent years, however, the club usually ended the season in the lower half of the table and also fought often against relegation. In addition, the Football Club is in great financial trouble and can hardly pay the salaries of its employees. So Mario Bittencourt was elected last weekend, a new president, who should lead the club from the predicament. Under coach Fernando Diniz, Flu is also weak in the current season started. This year, it was enough for the state championship of Rio de Janeiro for Fluminense only for the semifinals. There you retired against Flamengo. In the Copa do Brasil last Thursday was the end in the second round against Cruzeiro Belo Horizonte. After all, the club in the Copa Sudamericana still in the race and reached there the knockout stages against Penarol Montevideo.
In the Campeonato A, the Reds are only just ahead of the relegation zone after eight games. On Monday, there was only a 0-0 in the “Fla-Flu”, the derby between Fluminense and Flamengo in Maracana. The hosts were the better team and deserved more than one point. With the goalless draw, Nense could end a series of four competitive defeats in a row. In addition, the team of coach Diniz finally played after twelve competitive games again to zero. Away Fluminense but had to accept in the last nine league games always at least two goals. In addition, eight of the youngest nine guest appearances at Campeonato were lost. So that some money in the club treasury comes, the 17-year-old offensive gem Joao Pedro was sold to Watford in January 2020. Striker Luciano is on Thursday not in the posting of Tricolores, because he also negotiates with another club over a change. Nino and Airton return to the squad after their suspension. Matheus Ferraz, Yony Gonzalez, Digao, Bruno Silva and Leo Santos are injured.
Expected formation of Fluminense:
➤ Agenor – Gilberto, Nino, Frazan, Caio Henrique – Allan, Daniel, Paulo Henrique Ganso – Marcos Paulo, Brenner, Joao Pedro
Last matches of Fluminense:
⚽️ 10.06.2019 – Fluminense Vs. Flamengo Rio de Janeiro 0: 0 (Serie A)
⚽️ 06.06.2019 – Cruzeiro Vs. Fluminense 2: 2 (Copa do Brasil)
⚽️ 02.06.2019 – Atlético Paranaense vs. Fluminense 3: 0 (Serie A)
⚽️ 30.05.2019 – Atlético Nacional vs. Fluminense 1: 0 (Copa Sudamericana)
⚽️ 27.05.2019 – Bahia Vs. Fluminense 3: 2 (Serie A)
Chapecoense vs Fluminense Direct Comparison & Statistics Highlights
Between Chapecoense and Fluminense there were already ten games. With six victories, the club from Chapeco is in direct comparison in front. The tricolores won twice. There are also two draws. In the Greens, there have been three home successes, a draw and an away win. Of the last four duels Chapecoense could win only one.
Chapecoense vs Fluminense Football Betting Prediction Explained
Both teams have not yet found their form this season. Now both need a victory to be able to go into the Copa America break with a positive feeling. After a good performance at home in the derby against Flamengo Fluminense now has to go back abroad, where they lost eight of the last nine games. Chapecoense, meanwhile, is reasonably home strong and suffered only four defeats in the recent 19 games in front of their own fans.
Key facts – Chapecoense vs Fluminense tips
🔻 Chapecoense lost four of the last 19 home games
🔻 Fluminense was eliminated in eight of their last nine appearances as a loser
🔻 Of five games at Chapecoense Fluminense could win only one
For the bookmakers, both teams are actually going into a direct duel. We, too, expect a close and balanced duel. The home advantage of Chapecoense should be offset by the good performance of Fluminense on the final day against Flamengo. Thus we also set Chapecoense vs Fluminense our tip on a draw.
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