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Internacional host visiting team Goias at Estádio José Pinheiro Borda in the Serie A fixture on Sunday.
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Internacional are hoping to win again following the 0-2 Serie A victory over Ceará.
In that match, Internacional had 40% possession and 8 attempts at goal with 3 on target. For Internacional, the goals were scored by Caio (53') and Yuri Alberto (77'). Ceará had 18 attempts on goal with 6 on target.
Their more recent scorelines show that not much more can be done by the Internacional backline. Colorado have been miserly, resulting in the total number of goals that have gone in at their end during their past six matches standing at 4.
Analysis of their past results shows that Internacional:
- haven't beaten Goias in their previous 4 league games.
- are unbeaten in their previous 2 league matches at home.
Goias go into this clash after a 1-2 Serie A win as they beat Coritiba in their previous outing.
In that game, Goias had 44% possession and 11 shots at goal with 5 of them on target. For Goias, the goalscorers were Fábio Sanches (21') and Rafael Moura (30'). On the other side, Coritiba got 16 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target. Robson (59') was the scorer for Coritiba.
Augusto César's Goias have seen their efforts on goal rewarded a total of 5 times throughout their previous 6 matches. The aggregate of goals that they have conceded during the equivalent period adds up to 6.
Head to head
A glance at their past head to head meetings going back to 16/11/2014 tells us that Internacional have won 2 of these and Goias 4, with the tally of draws standing at 0.
A combined sum of 14 goals were produced between them during those clashes, with 6 for Colorado and 8 coming from Verdão. The average goals per game has been 2.33.
The last league contest featuring these sides was Serie A match day 10 on 13/09/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Goias 1-0 Internacional.
The referee was Flavio Rodrigues de Souza.
Team News: Internacional
Gabriel Boschilia (Knee Injury) and Paolo Guerrero (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) are unavailable for Inter de PA manager Abel Braga. The players ineligible for this match because of suspension are Edenilson and Yuri Alberto.
Team News: Goias
With a completely healthy squad available to choose from, Goias boss Augusto César does not have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this clash.
We believe that Internacional have it within them to be able to score a couple when they line up against Goias, who will not find it easy to find the back of the net.
Our tip is for a decent 2-0 victory for Internacional come full-time.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estádio José Pinheiro Borda (50,128)
Captain: Andrés D'Alessandro
Chairman: Marcelo Feijó de Medeiros
Manager: Abel Braga
Competitions: Serie A position 4
🔑 Star Man: Yuri Alberto
Mostly playing in the Striker position, Yuri Alberto was born in Brazil. After having made a senior debut playing for Santos in the 2017 season, the accomplished Forward has netted 5 league goals in the Série A 2020 campaign so far coming from a total of 13 appearances.