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Mazatlán make the trip to Estadio Caliente on Saturday for the Liga MX (Apertura) meeting with home side Club Tijuana.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Club Tijuana v Mazatlán can be seen below - as well as the best betting odds.
Club Tijuana won’t want a repeat of their last result here after a 4-1 Liga MX (Apertura) loss in their previous game against Atlético San Luis.
In that match, Club Tijuana had 57% possession and 9 shots at goal with 4 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Club Tijuana was Lucas Rodríguez (45'). For their opponents, Atlético San Luis had 11 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. Germán Berterame (37', 40', 45') and Facundo Waller (53') scored for Atlético San Luis.
Club Tijuana have not been the best at stopping their opponents lately, although they have also found ways to score goals themselves. Over their last 6 matches, Club Tijuana have conceded in 6 of them while also managing to get on the scoresheet in 5 of those matches.
Last time out, Mazatlán drew 2-2 in the Liga MX (Apertura) match with Universidad Nacional.
In that match, Mazatlán had 50% possession and 8 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. For Mazatlán, the goalscorers were Camilo Sanvezzo (21') and Daniel Amador (90'). On the other side, Universidad Nacional got 21 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. Juan Ignacio Dinenno (56') and Rogério (85') scored for Universidad Nacional.
Showing their bias toward fruitful matches, the back of the net has been hit 20 times in the prior 6 games in which Mazatlán have taken to the pitch, making it an average of 3.33 goals each clash. Their opponents have hit 14 from this total. We shall soon see if that trend will end up being sustained here.
Coming into this fixture, Mazatlán are without a win away from home in their last 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
The previous league clash featuring these sides was Liga MX (Clausura) match day 14 on 12/04/2021 when it finished Club Tijuana 2-3 Mazatlán.
That day, Club Tijuana had 56% possession and 15 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. The goals were scored by Mauro Manotas (5') and Fidel Martínez (22').
Mazatlán had 14 attempts at goal with 5 on target. Camilo Sanvezzo (45', 66') and Michael Rangel (91') scored.
The match was refereed by Jorge Isaac Rojas.
Team News: Club Tijuana
The Club Tijuana manager Robert Siboldi will be thankful to have no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this game thanks to a fully healthy squad available to select from.
Team News: Mazatlán
With a fully injury-free squad available to select from, the Mazatlán boss Beñat San José has no fitness concerns at all ahead of this clash.
We’ve got the feeling that Mazatlán certainly have the ability to get a goal against this Club Tijuana lineup, however it might not quite be enough to avoid defeat.
We’re expecting a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 winning margin for Club Tijuana at the end of this one. Should be a good one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Caliente (26,158)
Captain: Jonathan Orozco
Chairman: Jorge Hank Inzunsa
Manager: Robert Siboldi
Competitions: Liga MX (Apertura) position 18
🔑 Star Man: Lucas Rodríguez
Normally taking up the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Lucas Rodríguez was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Having played his first senior match for Estudiantes de La Plata in the 2015 season, the goalscoring Midfielder has managed to score 3 league goals in the Liga MX (Apertura) 2021 - 2022 campaign to date in 9 appearances.