Botafogo will be playing against Flamengo in a Serie A football match scheduled to take place on Saturday, 2020-12-05, in Brazil, check the Botafogo vs Flamengo betting tip and prediction to win with your bets.
The game takes place in the well known Estádio Nilton Santos stadium, in the city of Rio de Janeiro.
You can follow the match live on Betarena, with access to all the information to help you with your sports betting, including statistics, events, and odds.
Introduction to the Botafogo vs Flamengo betting tip
The last time these teams played against each other was in Serie A, where Flamengo was at 12th place while Botafogo occupied 9th place. Flamengo went in with a 4-4-2 formation while Botafogo opened their game with a 5-4-1 tactic.
Last time a draw between these teams, what to expect now?
During the football season of 2020, these Serie A teams played against each other on 2020-08-23 in a duly contested game that ended in a 1-1 draw.
Teams with different capacities and aspirations
With 20 points won, Botafogo is in 19th place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the Relegation zone. The team’s campaign so far is 3 wins against 8 losses, plus 11 draws. The team, has the same score that the Coritiba team who occupies position 18 in the 24th round.
The Flamengo team with 39 points currently occupies the 3rd place of the leaderboard, being in the qualifying place for the CONMEBOL Libertadores, with a campaign of 11 wins, 6 draws and 5 losses.
The average shooting on goal for the Flamengo team in the league is not the best. There are only 6.05 per game. This turns out to be another good indication that the team does not usually score many goals or give much work to the opposing goalkeepers.
A team with great aspirations and abilities in the Serie A.
Teams can usually exert control over their opponents with ball possession above 50%. Therefore, the Flamengo team typically seeks to control the game with an average ball possession of 60.77%.
With Flamengo having a balance of 6 wins, 3 losses, and 2 draws when playing away, they usually allows little chances for opponents to win.
Flamengo is a more offensive team than Botafogo, having 2660 attacks vs. 2268 from Botafogo, having scored 37 times, in comparison, Botafogo converted into goal 22 times.
For bettors some entries may be relevant for this match, namely:
A good time to bet for those watching the live game is in 75-90 minute period where most goals happen.
As per the usual, Botafogo concedes goals in the game’s latter half, allowing their opponent to score 18 goals in the last 45 minutes.
To obtain good betting results, remembering that there is an average of 5.77 corners per game when the corners numbers of both teams are combined.
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