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Club Tijuana will visit Estadio Nemesio Díez on Sunday for the Liga MX (Apertura) game with home team Toluca.
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Toluca will play in this game after a 1-1 Liga MX (Apertura) stalemate against Puebla.
In that game, Toluca had 62% possession and 20 attempts on goal with 7 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Toluca was Andrés Mosquera (82'). At the other end, Puebla got 17 attempts at goal with 5 on target. Omar Fernández (17') scored for Puebla.
It’s not been often in recent games that Toluca have kept a clean sheet. The reality is that Toluca have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 matches, letting in 6 goals during that time.
Heading into this contest, Toluca are undefeated in their previous 3 league matches at home.
Club Tijuana will go into this meeting following on from a 2-0 Liga MX (Apertura) win with the downing of Mazatlán in their last outing.
In that match, Club Tijuana managed 47% possession and 11 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. The scorer for Club Tijuana was Víctor Guzmán (73'). At the other end, Mazatlán had 11 shots on goal with 4 on target. Carlos Vargas (55' Own goal) was the scorer for Mazatlán.
In 5 of the previous 6 games featuring Club Tijuana, a relatively low number of goals have gone in between them and opposing teams. The overall average goals scored per game within that spell comes out as a paltry 2, with the number of goals averaged by Xoloitzcuintles equalling 1.17. It will be interesting to find out whether or not that trend will be continued on here.
Head to head
Looking at their most recent head to head meetings stretching back to 25/08/2019 tells us that Toluca have won 3 of these games and Club Tijuana 2, with the number of draws being 1.
A sum of 16 goals were yielded between them in these games, with 10 from Los Diablos Rojos and 6 created by Xoloitzcuintles. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.67.
The previous league match featuring these clubs was Liga MX (Clausura) match day 8 on 02/03/2022 when the final score was Toluca 1-2 Club Tijuana.
In that game, Toluca managed 64% possession and 17 shots at goal with 2 of them on target.
For their opponents, Club Tijuana got 6 shots on goal with 2 on target. Marcel Ruiz (17'), Christian Rivera (39' Own goal) and Joaquín Montecinos (85') scored.
The match was refereed by Jorge Abraham Camacho.
Team News: Toluca
The Toluca boss Ignacio Ambriz has zero fitness concerns at all ahead of this game with a completely injury-free group ready to go.
Team News: Club Tijuana
Due to a completely injury-free group ready to go, the Club Tijuana boss Ricardo Valiño doesn’t have any fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this game.
In our opinion, Club Tijuana will likely be able to breach the defence of this Toluca side, but that may not quite be as many as they will have scored against them.
We’re going for a 2-1 victory for Toluca at the end of the 90 minutes. We are expecting it to be pretty even.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Nemesio Díez (25,744)
Chairman: Francisco Suinaga
Manager: Ignacio Ambriz
Competitions: Liga MX (Apertura) position 2
⭐ Star Player: Leonardo Fernández
Typically taking up the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Leonardo Fernández was born in Montevideo, Uruguay. After having made a senior debut playing for Toluca in the 2019 - 2020 season, the accomplished Midfielder has managed to score 7 league goals in this Liga MX (Clausura) 2021 - 2022 season to date in a total of 15 appearances.