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The Liga MX (Apertura) game at Estadio de Mazatlán on Saturday sees home side Mazatlán welcome FC Juárez.
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Mazatlán will be hoping to return to winning ways here after the 2-1 Liga MX (Apertura) defeat in their last game at the hands of León.
In that match, Mazatlán had 28% possession and 5 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. The scorer for Mazatlán was Miguel Sansores (52'). León got 14 shots at goal with 6 on target. Jean Meneses (83') and Ángel Mena (96') scored for León.
It has been seldom in recent times that Mazatlán have kept a clean sheet. The reality is that Mazatlán have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 11 goals on the way. That sort of pattern isn’t assured to be sustained into this game, though.
In their previous fixture, FC Juárez drew 1-1 in the Liga MX (Apertura) tie with Pachuca.
In that match, FC Juárez had 41% possession and 13 attempts at goal with 6 on target. The scorer for FC Juárez was Erick Castillo (62'). On the other side, Pachuca had 17 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. Victor Guzmán (35') was the scorer for Pachuca.
For 5 of the previous six games featuring FC Juárez, a comparatively low number of goals have been scored between them and their opponents. The overall average goals scored per game within that period is a mere 1.67, with the average goals for Los Bravos being 0.83.
Team News: Mazatlán
Mazatlán boss Francisco Palencia will be thankful to have no fitness concerns at all ahead of this match thanks to a fully injury-free squad to pick from.
Team News: FC Juárez
Owing to a fully injury-free squad ready to go, FC Juárez boss Gabriel Caballero has no fitness concerns to report before this clash. Maximiliano Olivera is ineligible for this match because of suspension.
We’re inclined to think that FC Juárez and Mazatlán could find scoring goals difficult here.
There should be little in it, and a draw looks quite a realistic result. That’s why our selection here is for a 0-0 score when the full-time whistle blows.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio de Mazatlán (25,000)
Captain: Aldo Rocha
Chairman: Mauricio Lanz
Manager: Francisco Palencia
Competitions: Liga MX (Apertura) position 17
🔑 Key Man: Miguel Sansores
Customarily taking up the Striker position, Miguel Sansores was born in Mérida, Mexico. Having made his senior debut playing for Monarcas Morelia in the 2009 - 2010 season, the talented Forward has accumulated 3 league goals in the Liga MX (Apertura) 2020 - 2021 season to date coming from a total of 13 appearances.