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CD Guadalajara are the guests at Estadio Hidalgo on Sunday for the Liga MX (Clausura) meeting with home side Pachuca.
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Pachuca are hoping to win again following a 0-2 Liga MX (Clausura) victory against Atlético San Luis.
In that game, Pachuca managed 53% possession and 15 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Pachuca was Nicolás Ibáñez (59', 95'). At the other end, Atlético San Luis got 9 attempts at goal with 0 on target.
Guillermo Almada's Pachuca have scored a sum total of 6 times in their preceding half-dozen outings. The corresponding tally of goals that have been scored against them in those games stands at 8.
Leading up to this clash, Pachuca:
- have left without a victory over CD Guadalajara in their previous 4 league games.
- have not been beaten in their last 6 home league matches.
- have not won at home in their last 5 league games. That's never good.
CD Guadalajara go into this encounter following on from a 3-0 Liga MX (Clausura) win vs Mazatlán in their previous fixture.
In that match, CD Guadalajara had 70% possession and 15 shots on goal with 8 on target. For CD Guadalajara, the goals were scored by Alan Torres (45'), Alexis Vega (45') and Ángel Zaldívar (45'). For their opponents, Mazatlán had 12 attempts on goal with 1 on target.
Throughout their six latest matches, Marcelo Michel Leaño's CD Guadalajara have found the back of the net 8 times therefore giving them a goals per game average of 1.33.
Pre-game facts show that CD Guadalajara:
- have left without a victory over Pachuca when they've played them away from home in the last 3 matches in the league.
- haven't been beaten by Pachuca when they've played them away from home in the last 2 league games.
Head to head
Looking over their past head to head clashes stretching back to 25/09/2019 tells us that Pachuca have won 2 of these & CD Guadalajara 1, with the number of drawn results standing at 3.
An aggregate of 15 goals were scored between them in this period, with 9 for Los Tuzos and 6 belonging to Chivas. That is an average goals per game value of 2.5.
The last league game between the two was Liga MX (Apertura) match day 9 on 19/09/2021 when it ended CD Guadalajara 1-0 Pachuca.
In that game, CD Guadalajara managed 48% possession and 8 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. Their only player to score was Jesús Angulo (89').
For their opponents, Pachuca had 15 shots at goal with 4 on target.
The match was refereed by Diego Montaño.
Team News: Pachuca
The Pachuca manager Guillermo Almada will be grateful to have no fitness worries at all before this match owing to a fully injury-free group to pick from.
In all likelihood, Los Tuzos will probably employ a 4-3-3 formation in the match featuring Oscar Ustari, Kevin Alvarez, Gustavo Cabral, Oscar Murillo, Daniel Aceves, Erick Sánchez, Luis Chávez, Víctor Guzmán, Romario Ibarra, Nicolás Ibáñez and Bryan González.
Team News: CD Guadalajara
Due to a completely healthy squad to choose from, the CD Guadalajara manager Marcelo Michel Leaño has no fitness worries to speak of ahead of this clash.
There’s a good chance that Chivas seem likely to utilise a 4-4-2 lineup by sending out Raúl Gudiño, Jesús Sánchez, Gilberto Sepúlveda, Antonio Briseño, Miguel Ponce, Isaac Brizuela, Sergio Flores, Alan Torres, Ernesto Alexis Vega, Angel Zaldivar and César Huerta.
We feel that CD Guadalajara will likely create enough chances to put a goal past this Pachuca lineup, however that probably won’t be as many as the goals that they could concede.
Our selection here is for a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 advantage for Pachuca at the end of the 90 minutes. Let’s wait and see how it plays out.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Hidalgo (25,922)
Captain: Jorge Hernández
Chairman: Armando Martínez
Manager: Guillermo Almada
Competitions: Liga MX (Clausura) position 3, Liga MX (Apertura) position 15
⭐ Star Player: Nicolás Ibáñez
Usually taking to the field in the Striker position, Nicolás Ibáñez was born in Venado Tuerto, Argentina. After having made a senior debut playing for Gimna ' Plata in the 2016 - 2017 season, the dangerous Forward has accumulated 2 league goals in this Liga MX (Clausura) 2021 - 2022 campaign to date from a total of 1 appearances.