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Monterrey face off with visiting club Club Tijuana at Estadio BBVA in the Liga MX (Clausura) meeting on Sunday.
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Monterrey head into this match following on from a 1-1 Liga MX (Clausura) drawn result versus Necaxa.
In that game, Monterrey managed 51% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. The scorer for Monterrey was Maximiliano Meza (36'). For their opponents, Necaxa got 15 shots at goal with 7 of them on target. Martín Barragán (80') was the scorer for Necaxa.
Their most recent results highlight the fact that much respect should be given to the Monterrey backline. Los Rayados have been miserly, seeing the total number of goals that have gone in at their end over the course of their last six clashes standing at 2.
Coming into this contest, Monterrey have not been beaten in their last 4 league matches at home.
After tasting defeat last time out to Tigres de la UANL in Liga MX (Clausura) action, Club Tijuana and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that game, Club Tijuana managed 56% possession and 13 shots at goal with 7 on target. For Club Tijuana, goals were scored by Edgar López (90') and David Barbona (93'). On the other side, Tigres de la UANL got 12 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Luis Quiñónes (3') and Nicolás López (15', 52') scored for Tigres de la UANL.
Pablo Guede's Club Tijuana have converted a total of 10 times in the course of their most recent six matches. The overall goals that have been scored against them during those same clashes comes to 7.
Going into this one, Club Tijuana are without an away win for the past 2 league games.
Head to head
Looking over their prior head to head meetings stretching back to 03/05/2018 tells us that Monterrey have won 2 of these & Club Tijuana 3, with the number of draws standing at 1.
A sum of 16 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 10 for Los Rayados and 6 for Xoloitzcuintles. That is an average goals per game value of 2.67.
The previous league contest featuring these clubs was Liga MX (Apertura) match day 8 on 05/09/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Club Tijuana 2-1 Monterrey.
The match was refereed by Jorge Antonio Pérez.
Team News: Monterrey
It doesn’t get much better regarding selection, with just a single fitness concern for the Monterrey manager Javier Aguirre to be concerned with from an otherwise fully-primed set of players. Daniel Parra (Ruptured knee ligament) misses out.
Team News: Club Tijuana
With a fully injury-free squad ready to go, Club Tijuana manager Pablo Guede has zero fitness concerns to speak of coming into this match.
We’re inclined to think that Monterrey should score more than once when they face Club Tijuana, who won’t find it easy finding the net themselves.
We’re tipping a 2-0 margin for Monterrey at full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio BBVA (51,348)
Captain: Dorlan Pabón
Chairman: Duilio Davino
Manager: Javier Aguirre
Competitions: Liga MX (Clausura) position 6, Liga MX (Apertura) position 5
⭐ Key Man: Aké Loba
Mostly playing in the Striker position, Aké Loba was born in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. Having made his senior debut playing for Querétaro FC in the 2018 - 2019 season, the dangerous Forward has scored 4 league goals in the Liga MX (Apertura) 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in 8 appearances.