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The Liga MX (Apertura) match at Estadio Alfonso Lastras Ramírez on Sunday will see hosts Atlético San Luis prepare for the visit of opponents, Necaxa.
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Atlético San Luis
Atlético San Luis will play in this game coming off the back of a 1-1 Liga MX (Apertura) drawn result against FC Juárez.
In that game, Atlético San Luis had 31% possession and 4 attempts on goal with 2 on target. The only player to score for Atlético San Luis was Sabin Merino (21'). FC Juárez had 16 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. Alan Medina (57') was the scorer for FC Juárez.
Their more recent scorelines highlight the fact that quality has been evident in the Atlético San Luis backline. Atlético San Luis have been stingy, seeing the tally of goals that have gone past their goalkeeper during their previous 6 outings standing at 3. Even so, we’ll just have to find out if that pattern might be maintained here in this game.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Atlético San Luis:
- haven't beaten Necaxa in their last 3 league games.
- haven’t won at home in the past 4 league games. Fans are getting restless.
Following on from tasting defeat last time out to Cruz Azul in Liga MX (Apertura) competition, Necaxa will be hoping to turn things around here.
In that game, Necaxa had 59% possession and 17 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. Cruz Azul had 7 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. Iván Morales (38') scored for Cruz Azul.
Jaime Lozano's Necaxa have converted 6 times throughout their most recent sextet of matches. The number of goals that they have conceded during the equivalent period equals 6.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head-to-head clashes dating back to 09/11/2019 tells us that Atlético San Luis have won 1 of these games & Necaxa 4, with the tally of drawn results being 1.
An aggregate of 16 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 5 of them from Rojiblancos and 11 belonging to Lightning Bolts. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.67.
The previous league game featuring these clubs was Liga MX (Clausura) match day 14 on 16/04/2022 when it finished Necaxa 4-2 Atlético San Luis.
On that day, Necaxa had 43% possession and 12 attempts at goal with 5 on target. The goalscorers were Milton Giménez (20', 45') and Rodrigo Aguirre (42', 52').
For their opponents, Atlético San Luis had 15 shots at goal with 7 of them on target. Germán Berterame (34', 81') scored.
The match was refereed by Oscar Mejia Garcia.
Team News: Atlético San Luis
The Atlético San Luis boss André Jardine has no fitness worries whatsoever coming into this clash thanks to a completely injury-free group ready to go.
Team News: Necaxa
Due to a completely healthy group available to choose from, the Necaxa manager Jaime Lozano does not have any fitness concerns at all ahead of this match.
We’re thinking that Necaxa and Atlético San Luis should play out a closely-fought contest here.
A draw is a real possibility, as we are expecting there to be little between them. With that in mind, we reckon that it will be a tight encounter, finishing with a 1-1 score at the conclusion of the game.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Atlético San Luis
Stadium: Estadio Alfonso Lastras Ramírez (25,709)
Captain: Javier Güémez
Chairman: Alberto Marrero
Manager: André Jardine
Competitions: Liga MX (Apertura) position 13
🔑 Star Player: Abel Hernández
Typically taking to the field in the Striker position, Abel Hernández was born in Canelones, Uruguay. After having made a senior debut playing for Central Español in the 2006 - 2007 season, the accomplished Forward has netted 2 league goals in this Liga MX (Clausura) 2021 - 2022 season so far coming from a total of 16 appearances.