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Mazatlán host visiting side Querétaro FC at Estadio de Mazatlán in this Liga MX (Clausura) fixture on Saturday.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for Mazatlán v Querétaro FC can be found here - plus the latest betting odds.
Mazatlán will be hoping for a better result after the 1-0 Liga MX (Clausura) defeat in their last game at the hands of FC Juárez.
In that game, Mazatlán had 43% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 3 on target. On the other side, FC Juárez got 5 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. Dario Lezcano (53') was the scorer for FC Juárez.
Mazatlán haven’t exactly had impressive attacking statistics of late. Their ‘goals for’ figure stands at just 2 versus opposition teams during the course of their previous 6 fixtures. In those meetings, Mazatlán have also seen the number of goals that have gone against them total 11.
In their previous game, Querétaro FC drew 1-1 in the Liga MX (Clausura) match with Puebla.
In that game, Querétaro FC had 36% possession and 11 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Querétaro FC was Joe Gallardo (84'). At the other end, Puebla got 9 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. Daniel Álvarez (92') scored for Puebla.
Over the course of their last six clashes, Querétaro FC have bagged a tally of 9 goals. Gallos Blancos have also managed to score on each one of those occasions. During those fixtures, they’ve seen 8 goals go against them. It will be interesting to find out if that trend can be sustained into this next match.
Ahead of this meeting, Querétaro FC are without an away win for the past 14 league games. They must be getting so desperate.
Head to head
The previous league game between these sides was Liga MX (Apertura) match day 2 on 02/08/2020 when it ended Querétaro FC 1-1 Mazatlán.
That day, Querétaro FC had 32% possession and 14 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Islas (46').
At the other end, Mazatlán had 8 shots on goal with 1 on target. Mario Osuna (89') scored.
The referee was Erick Yair Miranda Galindo.
Team News: Mazatlán
Mazatlán manager Tomás Boy has no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this match owing to a completely injury-free squad ready to go.
Team News: Querétaro FC
Owing to a completely injury-free squad to choose from, Querétaro FC boss Héctor Altamirano doesn’t have any fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this match.
We’ve got the feeling that Querétaro FC will really need to work well to put one past this Mazatlán side who we think should do enough to score at the other end and edge ahead.
That’s why our selection here is for a hard-fought contest, finishing with a 1-0 advantage for Mazatlán at the end of this one.
Should be an interesting one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio de Mazatlán (25,000)
Captain: Rodrigo Millar
Chairman: Mauricio Lanz
Manager: Tomás Boy
Competitions: Liga MX (Clausura) position 13, Liga MX (Apertura) position 14
🔑 Star Man: Fernando Aristeguieta
Customarily deployed in the Striker position, Fernando Aristeguieta was born in Caracas, Venezuela. After making a first senior appearance for Nantes in the 2012 - 2013 season, the talented Forward has got 2 league goals in the Liga MX (Clausura) 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in 6 appearances.