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FC Juárez will take to the pitch with away team Mazatlán at Estadio Olímpico Benito Juárez in the Liga MX (Clausura) tie on Saturday.
All FC Juárez v Mazatlán game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below (inc. the best betting odds).
FC Juárez will be hoping to return to winning ways here after a 4-0 Liga MX (Clausura) losing effort in their last game against Puebla.
In that game, FC Juárez had 53% possession and 18 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. At the other end, Puebla had 8 shots on goal with 5 on target. Santiago Ormeño (5', 51', 70') and Christian Tabó (43') scored for Puebla.
It has been all too rare in recent times where FC Juárez haven’t conceded. The facts show that Los Bravos have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, letting in 9 goals along the way.
Analysis of their past results shows that FC Juárez:
- have not been beaten in their last 4 league matches at home.
- are without a home win in the past 2 league games.
After being beaten in their last game against Atlético San Luis in Liga MX (Clausura) action, Mazatlán will be hoping to turn things around here.
In that match, Mazatlán managed 66% possession and 24 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. For their opponents, Atlético San Luis had 14 shots at goal with 8 of them on target. Nicolás Ibáñez (16', 38') and Germán Berterame (62') scored for Atlético San Luis.
Tomás Boy's Mazatlán have turned their attacks into goals 5 times throughout their latest sextet of matches. The number of goals that have been scored against them during those same clashes adds up to 12.
Coming into this meeting, Mazatlán have not won away from home in their last 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
The last league clash featuring these clubs was Liga MX (Apertura) match day 14 on 17/10/2020 when it finished Mazatlán 3-2 FC Juárez.
On that day, Mazatlán managed 42% possession and 11 shots on goal with 6 on target. The goalscorers were Camilo Sanvezzo (5', 34') and Aldo Rocha (9').
For their opponents, FC Juárez had 11 attempts on goal with 4 on target. Brian Rubio (40') and Dario Lezcano (80') scored.
The referee was Fernando Hernández Gómez.
Team News: FC Juárez
FC Juárez manager Luis Tena will be grateful not to have any fitness concerns at all coming into this match thanks to a fully healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: Mazatlán
With a completely healthy squad to choose from, Mazatlán manager Tomás Boy does not have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this match.
We feel that over the course of the game, Mazatlán will need to apply a lot of pressure to see themselves scoring against this FC Juárez side who we think should do enough to score at the other end and edge ahead.
We’re therefore seeing a hard-fought contest, finishing with a 1-0 victory for FC Juárez when the referee blows for full-time.
Little in this one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Olímpico Benito Juárez (19,703)
Captain: Dario Lezcano
Chairman: Juan Carlos Talavera
Manager: Luis Tena
Competitions: Liga MX (Clausura) position 15, Liga MX (Apertura) position 13
🔑 Key Player: Dario Lezcano
Mostly playing in the Striker position, Dario Lezcano was born in Asunción, Paraguay. Having played his first senior match for FC Thun in the 2010 - 2011 season, the gifted Forward has accumulated 10 league goals in this Liga MX (Apertura) 2020 - 2021 season so far from a total of 15 appearances.