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Henan Jianye will be visiting Tianhe Stadium on Saturday for the Super League tie with hosts Guangzhou Evergrande.
View all of the Guangzhou Evergrande v Henan Jianye predictions, poll and stats below including the latest game odds.
Guangzhou Evergrande enter this match following a 0-0 Super League drawn match against Henan Jianye.
Fixtures with Guangzhou Evergrande have usually been engaging encounters of late with a lot of goalmouth action being the norm. Over their past half dozen games alone, the sum of 28 goals have gone in for both sides combined (at an average of 4.67 goals per game) with 11 of those coming from Guangzhou Evergrande. Still, we must now wait to see whether that pattern shall be replicated in this upcoming game.
In a total of 5 of the previous 6 clashes featuring Henan Jianye, three or more goals have gone in. The average goals scored per match during that time is 3.67, with the average number of goals for Henan Jianye equalling 2.5.
Head to head
Looking over their past head-to-head clashes going back to 27/10/2019 shows that Guangzhou Evergrande have won 3 of them and Henan Jianye 1, with the number of draws being 2.
In all, 18 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 11 for Southern China Tigers and 7 netted by Henan Jianye. The average goals per game has been 3.
The previous league match featuring these clubs was Super League match day 15 on 28/08/2022 when it ended Henan Jianye 2-1 Guangzhou Evergrande.
In that game, Henan Jianye had 46% possession and 17 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Adrian Mierzejewski (26').
Guangzhou Evergrande got 9 shots on goal with 5 on target.
Team News: Guangzhou Evergrande
The Guangzhou Evergrande manager Zhi Zheng has no fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this game thanks to a fully injury-free group ready to go.
Team News: Henan Jianye
Owing to a completely injury-free group ready to go, the Henan Jianye boss Javier Pereira has zero fitness worries to report before this game.
In our opinion, Henan Jianye have the ability to create a decent amount of chances and shots on target.
Conversely, Guangzhou Evergrande will not find it easy to break down their defence although we reckon that they could well end up converting at least once.
We’re therefore anticipating a comfortable 1-3 victory for Henan Jianye come full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Tianhe Stadium (54,856)
Captain: Zheng Zhi
Manager: Zhi Zheng
Competitions: Super League position 17, FA Cup (Third Round)