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Atlético Goianiense will be back in action on Thursday as they ready themselves for their imminent Copa do Brasil clash against Cuiabá.
View all of the Cuiabá v Atlético Goianiense predictions, poll and stats below (inc. the best betting odds).
Cuiabá will be hoping for a better result after a 4-1 Serie A loss in their previous game against Santos.
In that match, Cuiabá managed 53% possession and 17 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Cuiabá was Alesson (11'). On the other side, Santos got 12 attempts on goal with 7 on target. Leo Baptistão (3'), Marcos Leonardo (37'), Bryan Angulo (76') and Rwan (78') scored for Santos.
Cuiabá haven’t been able to stop scoring goals, finding the back of the net in each and every one of their last 6 matches.
They’ve claimed a sum of 6 during that time and have conceded a total of 10. That kind of pattern might not be carried forward into this next game, of course.
Following on from being beaten in their last game against Goias in Serie A action, Atlético Goianiense will be aiming to make amends here.
In that match, Atlético Goianiense had 77% possession and 33 attempts on goal with 7 on target. On the other side, Goias got 6 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. Élvis (1') was the scorer for Goias.
Atlético Goianiense have seen success in front of goal of late, scoring 7 times in their last 6 matches. This doesn’t mask the fact that Atlético Goianiense have had their own issues at the back, also conceding in 6 of those same clashes.
Head to head
Looking at the statistics for their head to head duels dating back to 11/06/2019, there is nothing to separate the two clubs with Cuiabá winning 1 of those games, Atlético Goianiense 1 and 4 being draws in normal time.
An aggregate of 10 goals were produced between them throughout the course of those matches, with 5 of them from Cuiabá and 5 being from Dragão. That’s an average goals per game of 1.67.
The last league game between these clubs was Serie A match day 4 on 30/04/2022 and the score finished Cuiabá 1-1 Atlético Goianiense.
In that game, Cuiabá had 50% possession and 15 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Rodriguinho (82').
For their opponents, Atlético Goianiense had 14 shots at goal with 7 of them on target. Jorginho (45') was the scorer.
The referee was Douglas Marques das Flores.
Team News: Cuiabá
The Cuiabá boss Luís Pintado has zero fitness concerns to speak of coming into this clash thanks to a fully healthy group available to select from.
Team News: Atlético Goianiense
With a fully healthy group available to choose from, the Atlético Goianiense manager Umberto Louzer does not have any fitness worries to speak of ahead of this match.
We feel that in this game, Atlético Goianiense will likely create enough chances to put a goal past this Cuiabá outfit, although that may not quite be as many as they will have scored against them.
We’re predicting both teams to score in a 2-1 winning score for Cuiabá when the full-time whistle blows. Let’s just see how this one goes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Arena Pantanal (44,097)
Captain: Walter Capeloza Artune
Chairman: Alessandro Dresch
Manager: Luís Pintado
Competitions: Serie A position 6, Copa do Brasil (Third Round), Copa Sudamericana (Group B)