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Shandong Luneng will play Guangzhou R&F in Sunday’s upcoming 2020 Super League fixture.
View all of the Shandong Luneng v Guangzhou R&F predictions, poll and stats below - along with the latest match odds.
Shandong Luneng prepare for this match coming off the back of a 2-2 2020 Super League drawn result versus Shenzhen FC.
Shandong Luneng have been on a persistent run of goalscoring form, netting every time they’ve gone out to play in their last 6 games.
They have managed to rack up 10 during that time and have conceded a total of 4. That kind of pattern might not be sustained here, though.
In the game prior to this, Guangzhou R&F drew 0-0 in the 2020 Super League tie with Shijiazhuang Ever Bright.
During their 6 previous matches, Jean-Paul van Gastel's Guangzhou R&F have managed to stick the ball in the net a total of 12 times, giving them the goals scored per game average of 2.
Head to head
Looking over past results between these clubs stretching back to 21/04/2018 tells us that these encounters have not been good ones for Guangzhou R&F. They’ve not been able to come away with any victories at all whereas Shandong Luneng have dominated them, running out winners in 83% of those games where they have faced each other.
Those games weren’t short on goals, either, with 23 in total at an average of 3.83 goals per match.
Team News: Shandong Luneng
Shandong Luneng manager Hao Wei will be grateful to have no fitness concerns to speak of coming into this match with a completely healthy group to pick from.
Team News: Guangzhou R&F
With a completely injury-free group ready to go, Guangzhou R&F boss Jean-Paul van Gastel doesn’t have any fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this clash.
We believe that Guangzhou R&F have the capability to score against this Shandong Luneng team, but that is unlikely to be as many as the goals that they could concede.
We’re tipping a 2-1 victory for Shandong Luneng at the end of this one. There looks to be 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: Jinan Olympic Sports Center Stadium (56,808)
Captain: Hao Junmin
Chairman: Sun Hua
Manager: Hao Wei
Competitions: 2020 Super League (Group A)