Deportivo Saprissa and Limón meet at Estadio Ricardo Saprissa Aymá, in a match for the 18th round of the Primera División. Deportivo Saprissa won by (0‑1) the last time they met in this edition of the league, on 05‑02‑2020. In this stadium, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which has recorded 8 wins and 2 draws in the last 10 games. In fact, the last time these two teams played a match at this stadium was on 21‑10‑2019, in a match for the Primera División that ended with Deportivo Saprissa winning by (6‑0). The goals of the match were scored by J. Venegas (29 ‘), M. Ugalde (34’, 47 ‘and 53’), M. Torres (64 ‘) and J. Alfaro (82’) for Deportivo Saprissa. The home advantage may play an important role in this match, since Limón presents significant differences between home and away results.
Deportivo Saprissa :
The home team is currently in 1st position, with 39 points won, after 24 wins, 8 draws and 9 losses. In the penultimate match, they won at home against Herediano by (1‑0). In the last match, they won in an away match against Santos de Guápiles, by (2‑4). This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games it has recorded 8 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses as a visitor, with 25 goals scored and 18 suffered; against 8 victories, 4 draws and 3 defeats in his stadium, with 31 goals scored and 19 suffered. For the championship, Deportivo Saprissa conquered 20 points in 30 possible, after 6 wins, 2 draws and 2 defeats in the last 10 games played in their stadium. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 7 of the last 10 games, so it has not presented great defensive solidity, but its attack has marked regularly, since it has always scored at least one goal in the last 10 games for this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 14 of the last 20 matches for this competition have ended with Over 2,5 goals.
Deportivo Saprissa is close to confirming the classification for the final, but still cannot relax. The team does not want to leave the leadership, so it needs to continue adding good results. In this day he has favoritism and if he keeps his good football he can win without great difficulties. However, if you enter the field too confident you can complicate everything. In this match the best available players will be found.
The visiting team is currently in 11th position, with 15 points won, after 11 wins, 7 draws and 21 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match to Guadalupe, by (1‑0). In the last match, they tied in a home match against UCR, by (3‑3). This is a stronger team with the support of their fans, since in the last 30 games they have recorded 3 wins, 3 draws and 9 losses as a visitor, with 14 goals scored and 27 suffered; against 6 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses in his stadium, with 15 goals scored and 15 suffered. For the championship, Limón conquered 10 points in 30 possible, after 3 wins, 1 draw and 6 defeats in the last 10 games that he played as a visitor. His offense has scored consistently, as he has scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition.
El Limón is doing a very bad season and it is not surprising that they reach the last round still at risk of relegation. A lot of concentration is needed in the next games, because all the points added up can make a difference. In this match you will have to play defensively, as you will face the leader. Only with a perfect and safe performance can you steal a point from the owners of the house. In this match the best available players will be found.