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Toluca take on visiting rivals Club América at Estadio Nemesio Díez in the Liga MX (Apertura) meeting on Sunday.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the Toluca v Club América game - plus the latest betting odds.
Toluca, buoyed by their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 1-2 Liga MX (Apertura) triumph over Pachuca.
In that game, Toluca had 51% possession and 13 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. For Toluca, the goals were scored by Ian González (32') and Diego Rigonato (89'). At the other end, Pachuca got 14 attempts at goal with 4 on target. Kevin Álvarez (14') was the scorer for Pachuca.
Hernán Cristante's Toluca have celebrated scoring a sum total of 8 times over their last half-dozen outings. The number of goals that have been scored against them in those same games amounts to 8.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Toluca:
- haven't lost in the league to Club América in their previous 2 games.
- are unbeaten in their last 4 league matches at home.
Club América will go into the match following on from a 2-0 Liga MX (Apertura) win against Mazatlán in their previous outing.
In that match, Club América managed 59% possession and 21 attempts at goal with 9 of them on target. For Club América, the goals were scored by Álvaro Fidalgo (29') and Fernando Madrigal (72'). Mazatlán had 0 attempts at goal with 0 of them on target.
In 5 of the past six clashes involving Club América, a relatively low number of goals have been scored between them and opposing sides. The overall average goals scored per game during that period comes to a paltry 2, with the number of goals averaged by Las Águilas being 1.67.
Going into this contest, Club América are undefeated in their last 5 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Looking at the statistics for their head to head duels dating back to 30/11/2018, there has been little between the sides with Toluca winning 2 of those games, Club América 2 and 2 being draws after 90 minutes of play.
A combined total of 21 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 11 from Los Diablos Rojos and 10 netted by Las Águilas. That is an average goals per game value of 3.5.
The last league encounter between the two was Liga MX (Clausura) match day 16 on 25/04/2021 when it finished Toluca 3-1 Club América.
That day, Toluca managed 37% possession and 11 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. Goals were scored by Michael Estrada (8'), Raúl López (11') and Alexis Canelo (73').
Club América had 10 attempts on goal with 2 on target. Emanuel Aguilera (51') scored.
The referee was Oscar Macías Romo.
Team News: Toluca
The Toluca boss Hernán Cristante will be happy not to have any fitness worries at all ahead of this game owing to a fully injury-free squad to choose from.
Team News: Club América
Thanks to a completely injury-free squad to choose from, the Club América boss Santiago Solari has no fitness worries at all before this clash.
Our thinking is that Toluca will really need to work well to see themselves scoring against this Club América lineup who we think might do enough to score at the other end and edge ahead.
That’s why our selection here is for a very even contest with a 0-1 win for Club América when the full-time whistle blows.
Will be interesting to see how this one goes.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Nemesio Díez (25,744)
Chairman: Francisco Suinaga
Manager: Hernán Cristante
Competitions: Liga MX (Apertura) position 3
🔑 Key Player: Rubens Sambueza
Customarily taking to the field in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Rubens Sambueza was born in Neuquén, Argentina. Having made his senior debut playing for River Plate in the 2003 - 2004 season, the dangerous Midfielder has scored a sum of 4 league goals in this Liga MX (Apertura) 2021 - 2022 campaign so far from a total of 8 appearances.