Internacional – Sao Paulo SOCCER PICKS
Internacional and São Paulo meet, in a match for the 29 th round of Serie A. The two teams tied (0-0), on 06-06-2018, in the previous match for this edition of the league. The record of recent direct matches between these two teams could not be more balanced, since there were 4 draws and 1 win for each team in the last 6 games they played. Attention to the house factor, since the International usually conquer different results at home and abroad.
The home team is currently in the 2 nd position, with 53 points won, after 15 wins, 8 draws and 5 losses. In the penultimate match, they won in a home match against Vitória, by (2-1). In the last match, they lost in an away match against Sport Recife, by (2-1). 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 5 wins, 5 draws and 5 losses in away matches; against 12 wins and 3 draws in his stadium.
For this competition, they have not lost any of the last 13 home matches. In their home league matches the most frequent result at half-time was the 0-0 (6 out of 13 matches). Their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 8 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 for this competition have ended with Under 1,5 goals. In 28 matches in the competition, they suffered the first goal 5 times, but got the comeback in 2.
The Internacional is a club that won the Serie A of the Brazilian championship three times, being the most recent title conquered in 1979, as well as having two titles of the Copa Libertadores and a Club World Cup, won in 2006. In the current season, the team has been doing a very strong campaign in the Brazilian championship, winning 53 of the 84 points so far played by the competition, thus staying among the first classified. In the last six games that the International played at home, all for the national championship, in absolutely all scored goals. We believe that in this match the International will once again score goals, by playing at home and against a rival who suffers goals regularly.
The away team is currently in the 4 th position of the league, with 52 points won, after 14 wins, 10 draws and 4 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied in an away match against Botafogo, by (2-2). In the last match, they lost in a home match against Palmeiras, by (0-2). This is a team that usually maintains its competitive level in home and away matches, since in the last 30 matches he has 6 wins, 6 draws and 3 losses as a visitor; against 9 wins, 4 draws and 2 losses at their stadium. In the last 10 away matches for the championship, São Paulo has 4 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses, so they have won 15 points out of 30 possible. Their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 28 matches in this competition, they have only 1 comeback in the 7 matches they have conceded the first goal.
São Paulo is the current fourth-ranked Brazilian championship of 2018 and is fighting to win his seventh title of the Brazilian Serie A Championship. In addition, he has three Copa Libertadores titles and one FIFA Club World Cup. In the current season of the Brazilian Championship of the Serie A of 2018, the team has been doing a very good season. He came to lead the competition, but his latest results took him some points and the team dropped some positions in the table. In their last five games, they won one, drew three and lost one, in this same order, suffering goals in the last three games. Now, in the home of the International, the São Paulo must have a difficult life and most likely will suffer at least one goal.