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The Liga MX (Clausura) fixture at Estadio BBVA on Sunday sees hosts Monterrey prepare for the visit of opponents, Atlético San Luis.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Monterrey v Atlético San Luis can be seen below - plus the latest match odds.
Monterrey will be wanting a better result here following the 1-0 Liga MX (Clausura) loss in their previous game against Cruz Azul.
In that match, Monterrey had 51% possession and 8 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. On the other side, Cruz Azul got 11 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. Roberto Alvarado (42') scored for Cruz Azul.
It has not been often in recent times where Monterrey have kept a clean sheet. The reality is that Los Rayados have seen their defence breached in 6 of their previous 6 clashes, letting in 6 goals on the way. Nevertheless, it remains to be seen if the trend might be maintained in this next match.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Monterrey:
- are unbeaten in the league by Atlético San Luis in their last 2 matches.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 7 league matches at home.
Atlético San Luis
Since a loss in their previous game against Universidad Nacional in Liga MX (Clausura) competition, Atlético San Luis and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
In that game, Atlético San Luis had 45% possession and 15 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. Universidad Nacional got 9 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target. Juan Ignacio Dinenno (82') scored for Universidad Nacional.
Leonel Rocco's Atlético San Luis have seen their goal attempts be successful 5 times in the course of their previous six matches. The aggregate of goals that they have conceded during the equivalent period equals 8.
Coming into this clash, Atlético San Luis are without a win away from home in their last 2 league games.
Head to head
The previous league clash featuring these clubs was Liga MX (Apertura) match day 11 on 21/09/2020 when it ended Atlético San Luis 1-2 Monterrey.
That day, Atlético San Luis had 64% possession and 18 attempts at goal with 5 on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Mauro Quiroga (31').
For their opponents, Monterrey got 11 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. Aké Loba (19') and Maximiliano Meza (45') scored.
The match was refereed by Marco Ortiz.
Team News: Monterrey
It’s a low absenteeism rate, with just the lone fitness concern for the Monterrey gaffer Javier Aguirre to be concerned about from an otherwise fully-primed group of players. Daniel Parra (Ruptured knee ligament) will miss out.
Team News: Atlético San Luis
Owing to a fully healthy group available for selection, Atlético San Luis manager Leonel Rocco doesn’t have any fitness worries whatsoever coming into this game.
We’re of the opinion that Monterrey should really score at least once when they come up against Atlético San Luis, who could well find it tough to get a goal of their own.
Our tip is for a fairly comfortable 2-0 margin for Monterrey after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio BBVA (51,348)
Captain: Dorlan Pabón
Chairman: Duilio Davino
Manager: Javier Aguirre
Competitions: Liga MX (Clausura) position 4, Liga MX (Apertura) position 5
🔑 Key Man: Rogelio Funes Mori
Mostly deployed in the Striker position, Rogelio Funes Mori was born in Mendoza, Argentina. Having made his senior debut playing for River Plate in the 2009 - 2010 season, the skilful Forward has got 8 league goals in the Liga MX (Clausura) 2020 - 2021 campaign so far from a total of 9 appearances.