Tigres de la UANL
Tigres fans will want a repeat of their previous result, being the 0-2 Liga MX (Apertura) success vs Cruz Azul.
In that match, Tigres de la UANL managed 55% possession and 12 shots at goal with 5 of them on target. For Tigres de la UANL, goals were scored by Nicolás López (69') and André-Pierre Gignac (78'). For their opponents, Cruz Azul got 16 attempts on goal with 5 on target.
Their most recent results reveal that huge efforts have been put in by the Tigres de la UANL defence. Los Tigres have been miserly, with the total number of goals that have gone in at their end during their previous six outings standing at 1. While that may be of interest, time will tell whether such a trend shall persist in this game.
Ahead of this clash, Tigres de la UANL are undefeated in their last 3 home league matches.
Since being defeated in their last game at the hands of Mazatlán in Liga MX (Apertura) competition, FC Juárez and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
In that match, FC Juárez had 58% possession and 11 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. For FC Juárez, the goalscorers were Brian Rubio (40') and Dario Lezcano (80'). Mazatlán got 11 attempts on goal with 6 on target. Camilo Sanvezzo (5', 34') and Aldo Rocha (9') scored for Mazatlán.
In the course of their 6 previous matches, Gabriel Caballero’s FC Juárez have converted 6 times therefore yielding them the goals scored per game average of 1.
Coming into this contest, FC Juárez are without an away win for the past 2 matches in the league.
Team News: Tigres
Tigres manager Ricardo Ferretti will be happy not to have any fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this game with a completely healthy group ready to go.
Team News: FC Juárez
Owing to a completely injury-free squad available to choose from, FC Juárez boss Gabriel Caballero has zero fitness worries whatsoever before this match. Maximiliano Olivera is ineligible for this match because of suspension.
We envisage that Tigres will, in all likelihood, have the majority of the possession and should be able to turn a few of their chances into goals.
At the same time, FC Juárez could well find it tough to score a goal of their own but we do fancy them scoring here as well.
Our selection here is for a comfortable 3-1 winning margin for Tigres when all’s said and done.
What are the top odds for this match?
Turning to the betting odds on the 90 minute result market, the win for Tigres is best priced at 1.5, going for the draw is 4 & selecting a win for FC Juárez gets 6.5. They’re the most competitive returns that can be secured at present.