Sport Recife – Palmeiras SOCCER PICKS
Sport Recife and Palmeiras meet at Estádio Adelmar da Costa Carvalho, in a match for the 26th round of Serie A. Sport Recife won by (2-3) last time they met in this edition of the league, in 05-26-2018. The record of direct confrontations of the last 3 years is favorable to the visiting team, which in the last 8 matches won 4, tied 1 and lost 3. Attention to the home factor, since Sport Recife usually conquers different results at home and away.
After 6 wins, 6 draws and 13 losses, the home team is currently in the 19 th position of the league, with 24 points won. In their last match, they lost with Corinthians away by (2-1), after in the previous match they tied for (0-0) at home, in a match against Cruzeiro. 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 2 wins, 2 draws and 11 losses in away matches, with 10 goals scored and 28 conceded; against 6 wins, 6 draws and 3 losses at their stadium, with 19 goals scored and 13 conceded. In the last 10 home matches for the championship Sport Recife has won 3, tied 4 and lost 3, for which they have won 13 points out of 30 possible. In their home league matches the most frequent result at half-time was the 0-0 (6 out of 12 matches). Defensive consistency has not been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 25 matches in the competition, they suffered the first goal 15 times and only managed 1 comeback.
The Sport is a club that has a title of the Serie A of the Brazilian Championship, title that conquered in the controversial year of 1987, in addition to having a title of the B Series of the Brazilian Championship, conquered in 1990. In the current season, the team has been doing a very weak campaign, winning only 24 of the 75 points so far played by the Serie A of the Brazilian championship, thus being within the relegation zone. In the last five games that Sport played in their stadium, counting only the national championship, in three of suffered goals. We believe that in this match the boss will repeat himself, since the Sport is doing an irregular campaign and suffers goals regularly.
After 13 wins, 8 draws and 4 losses, the away team is currently in the 3 rd position, with 47 points won. In the penultimate match, they won in a home match against Corinthians, by (1-0). In the last match, they tied in an away match against Bahia, by (1-1). This is a team that usually maintains its competitive levels in home and away matches, since in the last 30 matches they register 6 wins, 6 draws and 3 losses in away matches, with 17 goals scored and 9 conceded; against 10 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses at their stadium, with 26 goals scored and 11 conceded. The team comes to this match after a away win with Colo Colo by (0-2). For the league, Palmeiras won 14 points out of 30 possible points, after 3 wins, 5 draws and 2 losses in the last 10 home matches. In their away league matches the most frequent result at half-time was the 0-0 (5 out of 12 matches). Defensive consistency has been one of their best features, as they have only conceded goals in 2 of the last 10 matches, and their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 25 matches in this tournament, he suffered the first goal 4 times and never got the comeback.
Palmeiras is a club that has already won the Serie A Cup of the Brazilian Championship nine times, the last title being won in 2016, as well as having three titles of the Copa del Brasil and one of the Copa Libertadores, won in 1999. the current season, the team has been doing a good campaign, winning 47 of the 75 points played so far, thus being among the first classified and within the qualifying zone for the Copa Libertadores. In the last five games that Palmeiras played as a visitor, in three scored goals. We believe that in this match Palmeiras, who lives a good time in the season, will again score, despite playing away from home.