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León face off with the visiting FC Juárez at Estadio León in this Liga MX (Clausura) clash on Tuesday.
All León v FC Juárez game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below (plus the best game odds).
León, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after the 1-3 Liga MX (Clausura) victory against Atlas.
In that match, León had 56% possession and 13 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. For León, the goalscorers were Emmanuel Gigliotti (37', 67') and Osvaldo Rodríguez (91'). On the other side, Atlas had 21 attempts at goal with 8 of them on target. Edgar Zaldívar (80') scored for Atlas.
Los Esmeraldas have been conceding pretty frequently of late, but they’ve also found ways to convert their own chances into goals. Analysis of their previous 6 games shows that Los Esmeraldas have been punished defensively in 6 of them in addition to scoring in 6 of those matches.
Coming into this clash, León are undefeated in their last 2 league matches at home.
After being beaten in their last game against Tigres de la UANL in Liga MX (Clausura) action, FC Juárez and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
In that game, FC Juárez had 31% possession and 11 shots on goal with 7 of them on target. For FC Juárez, the goalscorers were William Mendieta (77') and Víctor Velázquez (80'). On the other side, Tigres de la UANL had 12 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. Nicolás López (70', 88') and Diego Reyes (85') scored for Tigres de la UANL.
Looking at their form, and FC Juárez have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, seeing opposing sides hit 9 goals overall. In defence, Los Bravos seem to have a bit of a soft underbelly. It will be interesting to find out whether or not that trend can be sustained into this next match.
Going into this contest, FC Juárez haven’t won away from home in the past 4 matches in the league.
Head to head
The previous league meeting between these sides was Liga MX (Apertura) match day 6 on 22/08/2020 and the score finished FC Juárez 0-0 León.
In that game, FC Juárez managed 45% possession and 17 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target.
For their opponents, León had 13 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target.
The referee was Fernando Hernández Gómez.
Team News: León
León manager Ignacio Ambriz has zero fitness concerns at all before this game with a fully injury-free group ready to go.
Team News: FC Juárez
Due to a fully healthy group to choose from, FC Juárez manager Luis Tena doesn’t have any fitness concerns whatsoever before this match.
We’re thinking that León certainly have the ability to get the win and a possible clean sheet against FC Juárez, who may well struggle scoring.
We’re therefore anticipating a decent 2-0 winning score for León come full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio León (31,297)
Captain: Luis Montes
Chairman: Jesús Martínez Murguia
Manager: Ignacio Ambriz
Competitions: Liga MX (Clausura) position 7, Liga MX (Apertura) position 1, Primera (Apertura) Liguilla (Finals)
⭐ Key Player: Emmanuel Gigliotti
Usually taking to the field in the Striker position, Emmanuel Gigliotti was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. After having made a senior debut playing for Atlético Tucumán in the 2009 - 2010 season, the talented Forward has scored 2 league goals in the Liga MX (Clausura) 2020 - 2021 season so far from a total of 9 appearances.