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The Liga MX (Clausura) meeting at Estadio Akron on Sunday sees home team CD Guadalajara take to the field against Club Tijuana.
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CD Guadalajara will be looking for an improved result here following a 1-0 Liga MX (Clausura) losing effort in their last game against Cruz Azul.
In that match, CD Guadalajara had 59% possession and 6 attempts at goal with 2 on target. For their opponents, Cruz Azul got 18 shots on goal with 8 on target. Jonathan Rodríguez (51') scored for Cruz Azul.
It has been seldom in recent times where CD Guadalajara have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. In fact, Chivas have seen their defence breached in 6 of their previous 6 clashes, letting in 9 goals on the way.
Their prior results show that CD Guadalajara:
- are unbeaten in the league by Club Tijuana in their last 2 games.
- have not won at home in their last 2 matches in the league.
Following on from being defeated in their last game at the hands of Mazatlán in Liga MX (Clausura) competition, Club Tijuana and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
In that game, Club Tijuana had 56% possession and 15 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. For Club Tijuana, goals were scored by Mauro Manotas (5') and Fidel Martínez (22'). On the other side, Mazatlán had 14 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. Camilo Sanvezzo (45', 66') and Michael Rangel (91') scored for Mazatlán.
The stats tell the story, and Club Tijuana have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 10 goals in all. In defence, Xoloitzcuintles certainly have room for improvement. That sort of pattern isn’t assured to be sustained into this next game, however.
Coming into this meeting, Club Tijuana haven’t won away from home in the past 5 matches in the league.
Head to head
A review of their past head-to-head meetings going back to 14/04/2018 shows us that CD Guadalajara have won 2 of these games and Club Tijuana 3, with the number of drawn results standing at 1.
10 goals were scored between them during those clashes, with 4 of them from Chivas and 6 being from Xoloitzcuintles. That’s an average goals per game of 1.67.
The previous league match between these clubs was Liga MX (Apertura) match day 13 on 05/10/2020 and the score finished Club Tijuana 0-0 CD Guadalajara.
On that occasion, Club Tijuana had 50% possession and 4 shots on goal with 4 on target.
CD Guadalajara got 5 shots on goal with 3 on target.
The referee was Jorge Antonio Pérez Durán.
Team News: CD Guadalajara
CD Guadalajara boss Víctor Vucetich will be grateful not to have any fitness worries to speak of before this clash thanks to a completely injury-free group to choose from.
Team News: Club Tijuana
With a completely injury-free squad ready to go, Club Tijuana boss Pablo Guede has zero fitness concerns to report ahead of this match.
We’ve got the feeling that Club Tijuana might well have a job on their hands to put one past this CD Guadalajara side who will likely manage to score & go ahead.
With that in mind, we reckon that it will be a 1-0 victory for CD Guadalajara at full-time.
There should be little in it.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Akron (46,232)
Captain: Jesús Molina
Chairman: Ricardo Peláez
Manager: Víctor Vucetich
Competitions: Liga MX (Clausura) position 15, Liga MX (Apertura) position 7
🔑 Key Man: José Macías
Customarily playing in the Striker position, José Macías was born in Guadalajara, Mexico. After having made a senior debut playing for CD Guadalajara in the 2017 - 2018 season, the skilful Forward has hit 6 league goals in this Liga MX (Clausura) 2020 - 2021 season so far in 11 appearances.