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This fascinating WC Qualifiers - South America clash sees Colombia playing opponents Brazil on Friday.
View all of the Colombia v Brazil predictions, poll and stats below - as well as up-to-date odds.
Colombia will play in this match coming off the back of a 0-0 WC Qualifiers - South America drawn match versus Ecuador.
Fewer than three goals per game were recorded in 5 of the past 6 meetings where Colombia have been participants. Regarding the goal distribution from that period, opposing sides scored an aggregate of 2 while Colombia managed a tally of 6. We will just have to see whether or not that trend will end up being sustained here.
After a losing effort in their last game against Uruguay in WC Qualifiers - South America action, Brazil will be aiming to make amends here.
Darwin Núñez (42') and Nicolás de la Cruz (77') scored for Uruguay.
The stats tell the story, and Brazil have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing opposing sides hit 9 goals in total. At the back, Brazil certainly have room for improvement.
Head to head
A review of their prior head to head clashes dating back to 25/01/2017 shows us that Colombia have won 0 of these and Brazil 3, with the number of drawn games being 3.
In all, 11 goals were produced between them throughout the course of those matches, with 4 for Los Cafeteros and 7 being from A Seleção. That’s an average goals per game of 1.83.
The previous league contest featuring these clubs was WC Qualifiers - South America match day 13 on 12/11/2021 when it ended Brazil 1-0 Colombia.
On that occasion, Brazil managed 63% possession and 16 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. The scorer was Lucas Paquetá (72').
On the other side, Colombia had 5 shots on goal with 1 on target.
In our view, Colombia might have a difficult job to score against this Brazil team who we think will just have the edge.
We’re going for a hard-fought contest, finishing with a 0-1 winning score for Brazil after 90 minutes.
Hoping for a good game.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Estadio Metropolitano R. Meléndez (46,788)
Captain: David Ospina
Chairman: Ramón Jesurún
Manager: Reinaldo Rueda
Competitions: WC Qualifiers - South America (League Round)