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Ponte Preta will be the visitors at Estádio Municipal Jacy Scaff on Saturday for the Serie B clash with home side Londrina.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Londrina v Ponte Preta match are shown here - as well as up-to-date odds.
Londrina will play in this game coming off the back of a 1-1 Serie B drawn game vs Tombense.
In that match, Londrina managed 34% possession and 11 shots at goal with 2 on target. Tombense had 7 shots on goal with 2 on target.
Fewer than three goals per match were scored during 5 of the last 6 fixtures where Londrina have taken part. With regard to the goal distribution in this period, their opponents scored an aggregate of 4 and Londrina managed the sum of 6.
A look at their previous results shows us that Londrina:
- have not been beaten in the league by Ponte Preta in their last 2 matches.
- have not been beaten in their last 3 home league matches.
In their previous game, Ponte Preta drew 1-1 in the Serie B match with Ituano.
In that match, Ponte Preta managed 59% possession and 16 attempts at goal with 5 on target. On the other side, Ituano got 8 shots at goal with 1 of them on target.
In 5 of the previous six games featuring Ponte Preta, a comparatively low number of goals have been scored between them and their opponents. The overall average goals scored per game during that period comes to a paltry 1.83, with the number of goals averaged by Macaca standing at 1. That sort of trend isn’t assured to be carried forward into this game, however.
Head to head
The previous league contest featuring the two was Serie B match day 12 on 11/06/2022 which ended up with the score at Ponte Preta 1-2 Londrina.
On that occasion, Ponte Preta had 68% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 2 on target. Their only player to score was Lucca (91').
On the other side, Londrina got 14 attempts on goal with 6 on target. João Paulo (90') scored.
Team News: Londrina
The Londrina boss Silvinho Canuto will be grateful to have no fitness concerns whatsoever before this game thanks to a fully injury-free group to pick from.
Team News: Ponte Preta
With a fully injury-free squad available for selection, the Ponte Preta boss João Brigatti has no fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this game.
We believe that Ponte Preta certainly have the ability to score against this Londrina outfit, although it realistically won’t be enough to avoid defeat.
We reckon that it will be a very close game with a 2-1 advantage for Londrina at the end of the 90 minutes. It should be a decent one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estádio Municipal Jacy Scaff (30,000)
Captain: Augusto Silva
Chairman: Claudio Canuto
Manager: Silvinho Canuto
Competitions: Serie B position 5