The Liga MX (Apertura) fixture at Estadio Azteca on Sunday sees home side Club América welcome CD Guadalajara.
View all Club América v CD Guadalajara tips, stats and our pre-match poll below - plus the latest match odds.
Club América enter this fixture coming off the back of a 1-1 Liga MX (Apertura) drawn game vs Toluca.
The only player to score from Club América was Federico Viñas (19'). Brandon Sartiaguin (29') was the scorer for Toluca.
Matches involving Club América have tended to be absorbing ones lately with a lot of goalmouth action being a common characteristic. Over their past six clashes, the sum of 23 goals have flown in for both teams combined (at an average of 3.83 goals per game) with 11 of those being chalked up by Las Águilas. Such a pattern isn’t assured to be carried forward into this game, however.
Analysis of their past results shows that Club América:
- are unbeaten in the league by CD Guadalajara in their previous 5 matches.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 2 home league matches.
CD Guadalajara will go into the encounter following on from a 1-2 Liga MX (Apertura) win versus Necaxa in their last outing.
For CD Guadalajara, goals were scored by Uriel Antuna (67') and Alexis Vega (94'). Ian González (65') was the scorer for Necaxa.
The numbers tell their own story, and CD Guadalajara have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing opposing sides hit 5 goals overall. Defensively, Chivas have not been doing too well.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that CD Guadalajara:
- have left without a victory over Club América in games played away from home for the previous 3 league matches.
- have not been beaten in their last 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
A glance at their past head-to-head clashes stretching back to 19/02/2017 tells us that Club América have won 3 of them & CD Guadalajara 1, with the number of draws standing at 2.
A combined sum of 15 goals were scored between them in these games, with 10 for Las Águilas and 5 created by Chivas. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.5.
The last league meeting between these clubs was Liga MX (Apertura) match day 12 on 29/09/2019 when it finished Club América 4-1 CD Guadalajara.
The referee was Fernando Guerrero Ramírez.
Team News: Club América
Club América manager Miguel Herrera will be grateful to have no fitness worries whatsoever coming into this match with a fully healthy group available to select from.
Team News: CD Guadalajara
Owing to a completely injury-free squad ready to go, CD Guadalajara manager Víctor Vucetich has zero fitness worries whatsoever coming into this game.
Our feeling is that CD Guadalajara will need to put in a solid display to find the net against this Club América lineup who we reckon will just have the edge.
We’re therefore expecting a very competitive encounter with a 1-0 winning score for Club América at full-time.
Should be an interesting one.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Azteca (81,070)
Captain: Paul Aguilar
Chairman: Santiago Baños
Manager: Miguel Herrera
Competitions: Liga MX (Apertura) position 4
⭐ Star Man: Henry Martín
Generally played in the Striker position, Henry Martín was born in Mérida, Mexico. After having played his first senior match for Club Tijuana in the 2014 - 2015 season, the accomplished Forward has struck 2 league goals in the Liga MX (Clausura) 2019 - 2020 campaign so far coming from a total of 8 appearances.