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Atlético San Luis will be taking on visiting rivals Pachuca at Estadio Alfonso Lastras Ramírez in this Liga MX (Clausura) meeting on Friday.
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Atlético San Luis
Atlético San Luis won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 3-2 Liga MX (Clausura) loss in their previous game against Cruz Azul.
In that game, Atlético San Luis managed 51% possession and 15 shots on goal with 3 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Atlético San Luis was Nicolás Ibáñez (32'). On the other side, Cruz Azul got 16 shots on goal with 8 of them on target. Elías Hernández (2'), Jonathan Rodríguez (22'), Pablo Aguilar (74') and Julio César Domínguez (77' Own goal) scored for Cruz Azul.
It’s not been often in recent times that Atlético San Luis have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. In fact, Rojiblancos have been scored against in 6 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 14 goals in the process.
Coming into this fixture, Atlético San Luis have not won at home in their last 4 league games. Their fans aren't happy.
Pachuca will come into the game following a 1-0 Liga MX (Clausura) win with the defeat of Santos Laguna in their last game.
In that game, Pachuca had 40% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 1 on target. The only player to score for Pachuca was Ismael Sosa (57'). For their opponents, Santos Laguna had 9 shots at goal with 1 of them on target.
Over the course of their previous half-dozen clashes, Pachuca have bagged a total of 8 goals. Los Tuzos have also not failed to score in every single one of those games. Over that period, they have had 5 goals go into their own net. While that may be of interest, we will just have to wait and see if the trend shall be replicated in this upcoming match.
Coming into this clash, Pachuca are unbeaten in their previous 4 league matches away from home.
Head to head
The last league encounter featuring these clubs was Liga MX (Apertura) match day 8 on 04/09/2020 when the final score was Pachuca 3-1 Atlético San Luis.
The match was refereed by Oscar Macías Romo.
Team News: Atlético San Luis
Atlético San Luis boss Leonel Rocco has a full complement, with no fitness concerns to speak of coming into this game thanks to a fully healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: Pachuca
Owing to a fully healthy group available to select from, Pachuca boss Paulo Pezzolano has zero fitness concerns at all coming into this match.
In our view, Atlético San Luis could find themselves up against it to register a score against this Pachuca team who we reckon will get a goal themselves and run out victorious.
We’re therefore expecting a 0-1 winning score for Pachuca at the end of the 90.
Let’s see how this one goes.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Atlético San Luis
Stadium: Estadio Alfonso Lastras Ramírez (25,709)
Captain: Carlos Rodríguez
Chairman: Alberto Marrero
Manager: Leonel Rocco
Competitions: Liga MX (Clausura) position 16, Liga MX (Apertura) position 18
⭐ Star Man: Nicolás Ibáñez
Normally used in the Striker position, Nicolás Ibáñez was born in Venado Tuerto, Argentina. Having made his senior debut playing for Gimna ' Plata in the 2016 - 2017 season, the dangerous Forward has bagged 10 league goals in this Liga MX (Clausura) 2020 - 2021 campaign to date in a total of 16 appearances.