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Querétaro FC visit Estadio León on Saturday for the Liga MX (Clausura) showdown with home side León.
Our León v Querétaro FC predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below (plus the best game odds).
León will be looking to improve on their last outing here following a 4-3 Liga MX (Clausura) loss in their previous game against Mazatlán.
In that match, León managed 59% possession and 16 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. For León, the goals were scored by Luis Montes (11'), Víctor Dávila (29'), Andrés Mosquera (58' Own goal) and Ángel Mena (90'). For their opponents, Mazatlán got 10 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. Michael Rangel (43', 73') and Augusto (55') scored for Mazatlán.
Matches featuring León have proved to be engaging encounters of late with a lot of goalmouth action expected. Over their past 6 games alone, a total of 23 goals have flown in for both sides combined (at an average of 3.83 goals per game) with 15 of them belonging to Los Esmeraldas.
Leading up to this clash, León:
- have not been beaten in the league by Querétaro FC in their last 7 matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 3 league matches at home.
Querétaro FC will go into the meeting after a 1-0 Liga MX (Clausura) win versus FC Juárez in their last outing.
In that match, Querétaro FC managed 41% possession and 11 attempts at goal with 5 on target. The scorer for Querétaro FC was Hugo Silveira (67'). FC Juárez had 14 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target.
Héctor Altamirano's Querétaro FC have turned their attacks into goals a total of 5 times throughout their previous six matches. The number of goals that have been scored against them during those matches equals 5.
Looking at their past form shows that Querétaro FC:
- haven't beaten León when they've played them away from home in the last 5 matches in the league. Not good.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 18 matches in the league. Their travelling supporters must be so depressed.
Head to head
Looking over past results between these clubs stretching back to 18/02/2018 tells us that these encounters have been miserable for Querétaro FC. They’ve not been able to get themselves any victories whatsoever while León have simply been better than them, running out winners in 83% of those games where they have faced each other.
A lot of goals were also scored during this period, 23 in all which averages out at 3.83 goals per match.
The last league contest between the two was Liga MX (Apertura) match day 10 on 14/09/2020 which ended up with the score at Querétaro FC 2-3 León.
The match was refereed by Marco Ortiz.
Team News: León
León boss Ignacio Ambriz has a full complement, with no fitness worries whatsoever coming into this clash thanks to a fully injury-free group to pick from.
Team News: Querétaro FC
With a completely injury-free squad ready to go, Querétaro FC manager Héctor Altamirano has no fitness worries to speak of coming into this match.
Our thinking is that León are likely to be able to create a high number of chances and successful shots on target.
At the other end, Querétaro FC might well find it a difficult task getting on the scoresheet but we can see them managing to get on the scoresheet here.
We reckon that it will be a 3-1 victory for León when the full-time whistle blows.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio León (31,297)
Captain: Luis Montes
Chairman: Jesús Martínez Murguia
Manager: Ignacio Ambriz
Competitions: Liga MX (Clausura) position 6, Liga MX (Apertura) position 1, Primera (Apertura) Liguilla (Finals)
⭐ Key Player: Ángel Mena
Mostly played in the Right Wing position, Ángel Mena was born in Guayaquil, Ecuador. After making a first senior appearance for Emelec in the 2009 season, the goalscoring Forward has scored 6 league goals in this Liga MX (Clausura) 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in 14 appearances.