The Serie B game at Estádio Jorge Ismael de Biasi on Wednesday sees home side Grêmio Novorizontino welcome opponents Sport Recife.
View all Grêmio Novorizontino v Sport Recife tips, stats and our pre-match poll below - along with the latest match odds.
Grêmio Novorizontino are hoping to win again following the 0-1 Serie B victory versus Ponte Preta.
It has not been often in recent games that Grêmio Novorizontino haven’t conceded. In fact, Grêmio Novorizontino have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 matches, shipping 7 goals along the way. That being said, we’ll just have to find out if the trend might be replicated in this next game.
Coming into this contest, Grêmio Novorizontino are undefeated in their last 2 home league matches.
Sport Recife head into the match after a 0-1 Serie B win to defeat Chapecoense in their last match.
A sequence of effective showings by the Sport Recife defensive players has seen the number of goals they’ve conceded standing at 2 from their previous 6 fixtures overall. In that time, the number of goals that they have scored themselves amounts to 5.
Team News: Grêmio Novorizontino
The Grêmio Novorizontino boss Roberto Fonseca has zero fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this match with a completely injury-free group to choose from.
Team News: Sport Recife
Due to a completely healthy squad to pick from, the Sport Recife boss Gustavo Florentín doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of ahead of this match.
We’re of the opinion that Sport Recife and Grêmio Novorizontino could both end up scoring in what appears to be a good match-up, with little separating these two teams.
Shouldn’t be much in it, and a draw looks quite a realistic result. We’re therefore seeing a 1-1 score draw at the end of the match.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estádio Jorge Ismael de Biasi (18,000)
Chairman: Alex Sandro Pereira
Manager: Roberto Fonseca
Competitions: Serie B position 3