León will want to continue from where they left off last time out with a 2-1 Liga MX (Apertura) success versus Mazatlán.
In that game, León managed 72% possession and 14 shots at goal with 6 on target. For León, the goalscorers were Jean Meneses (83') and Ángel Mena (96'). On the other side, Mazatlán got 5 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. Miguel Sansores (52') was the scorer for Mazatlán.
Their most recent results show that it has been a great time for the León defence. Los Esmeraldas have been miserly, resulting in the tally of goals that have gone past their goalkeeper over the course of their last six games standing at 4. That kind of pattern isn’t assured to follow through into this next game, though.
Pre-game facts show that León:
- are unbeaten in the league by Club América in their previous 3 games.
- haven’t been defeated in their previous 27 home league matches. Incredible, really.
In the game prior to this, Club América drew 2-2 in the Liga MX (Apertura) match with Universidad Nacional.
In that match, Club América managed 61% possession and 24 attempts on goal with 9 of them on target. For Club América, the goalscorers were Nicolás Benedetti (39') and Federico Viñas (81'). At the other end, Universidad Nacional got 11 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. Juan Pablo Vigón (28') and Juan Iturbe (55') scored for Universidad Nacional.
Throughout their six previous matches, Miguel Herrera’s Club América have turned their attacks into goals a total of 10 times, earning them a goals per game average of 1.67.
Pre-game facts show that Club América:
- have left without a victory over León in away games against them for the last 5 league games. They’ll be keen to stop this run.
- have not been beaten in their last 3 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Checking on their past head-to-head clashes going back to 11/03/2018 shows that León have won 3 of these games & Club América 2, with the number of drawn games standing at 1.
A total of 9 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 6 for Los Esmeraldas and 3 being from Las Águilas. That is an average goals per game value of 1.5.
Team News: León
León manager Ignacio Ambriz does not have any fitness worries at all coming into this game thanks to a fully injury-free squad available to choose from.
Team News: Club América
With a completely healthy group available for selection, Club América manager Miguel Herrera does not have any fitness concerns at all coming into this clash.
We feel that in this game, Club América are likely to get a goal against this León side, however that might not be as many as they will have scored against them.
Our tip is for a 2-1 advantage for León by the conclusion of the game. It should be a decent one.
What are the top odds for the game?
In terms of the bookies’ odds in the 90 minute result market, the win for León is best priced at 1.965, backing the draw is 3.74 and putting your money on the winner to be Club América will get you 4. They’re the best bets offered at present.