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Club Tijuana make the trip to Estadio Olímpico Benito Juárez on Saturday for the Liga MX (Clausura) clash with home team FC Juárez.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the FC Juárez v Club Tijuana match are shown here (plus the best game odds).
FC Juárez go into this game following on from a 1-1 Liga MX (Clausura) drawn result against Pachuca.
In that game, FC Juárez managed 27% possession and 5 shots on goal with 2 on target. The only player to score for FC Juárez was Víctor Velázquez (41'). At the other end, Pachuca had 19 shots on goal with 3 on target. Mauro Quiroga (90') was the scorer for Pachuca.
It’s been all too rare in recent times where FC Juárez have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. It will be a concern for them that Los Bravos have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 games, giving up 7 goals along the way.
Ahead of this meeting, FC Juárez have not been beaten in their last 3 league matches at home.
Previously, Club Tijuana drew 0-0 in the Liga MX (Clausura) match with Universidad Nacional.
In that match, Club Tijuana had 61% possession and 11 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. On the other side, Universidad Nacional got 18 shots on goal with 8 on target.
The numbers tell their own story, and Club Tijuana have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 10 goals in total. In defence, Xoloitzcuintles seem to have a bit of a soft underbelly. We shall soon find out if that trend will end up being sustained here.
Coming into this meeting, Club Tijuana have not won away from home in their last 13 league games. What a horror away run it has been.
Head to head
The last league match featuring these clubs was Liga MX (Apertura) match day 11 on 01/10/2020 when it finished Club Tijuana 2-1 FC Juárez.
That day, Club Tijuana had 52% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. Goals were scored by Bryan Angulo (16') and Gerson Vázquez (79').
FC Juárez got 11 shots on goal with 3 on target. Dario Lezcano (35') scored.
The match was refereed by Jorge Isaac Rojas.
Team News: FC Juárez
FC Juárez manager Luis Tena doesn’t have any fitness concerns at all before this match with a completely injury-free squad to pick from.
Team News: Club Tijuana
Thanks to a fully injury-free squad available to choose from, Club Tijuana manager Pablo Guede has zero fitness concerns at all coming into this match.
We’re envisaging that Club Tijuana may well find it hard to put one past this FC Juárez outfit who we reckon will do enough to score at the other end and edge ahead.
We’ve gone for a very even match with a 1-0 winning score for FC Juárez at the end of the 90.
Let’s see what happens.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Olímpico Benito Juárez (19,703)
Captain: Iván Vázquez
Chairman: Juan Carlos Talavera
Manager: Luis Tena
Competitions: Liga MX (Clausura) position 11, Liga MX (Apertura) position 13
🔑 Key Player: Dario Lezcano
Customarily taking up the Striker position, Dario Lezcano was born in Asunción, Paraguay. After having made a senior debut playing for FC Thun in the 2010 - 2011 season, the dangerous Forward has scored 10 league goals in this Liga MX (Apertura) 2020 - 2021 campaign so far from a total of 15 appearances.