Brazil Serie A
(13 June 2019)
Santos vs Corinthians
In the upcoming regular match of the Round 9 of the Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A, Brazilian champions Santos takes on seven-time winners and fierce cross-state rivals Corinthians. After eight games played since the start of the season Santos is on the second position of the table with 17 points gained. For as Corinthians, they are holding the 10th place with 12 points won. Although they are unbeaten in last 6 Serie A matches they have scored just five goals away from home this league campaign.
- Santos FC have kept a clean sheet in 6 of their last 8 home matches against Corinthians in all competition
- Corinthians have kept a clean sheet in their last 4 matches
Santos vs Corinthians Prediction
Both teams are really eager to concentrate on defence and while tensions may run high, the scoreline could stay low. After all, eight of the last nine competitive head-to-heads have produced under 2.5 goals. Therefore, both sides should stick to their pragmatic way and the result might be decided with one goal or so.
Football Prediction: Under 2.5 Goals @ 1.60