Flamengo and Palmeiras will meet each other in a football match counting for the Serie A on 2021-01-21, Thursday, in Brazil, check the Flamengo vs Palmeiras betting tip and prediction to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Flamengo vs. Palmeiras will occur
The game is set to be played in the great Estádio Nacional de Brasília stadium, in the city of Brasília.
Where to follow the live game
You can follow the match live on Betarena, with access to all information to help with your sports betting, including statistics, events and odds.
Introduction to the Flamengo vs Palmeiras betting tip and prediction
Flamengo comes from a victory in the last match. The game against Goiás, valid for the Serie A, ended with a 0-3. The team coached by R. Mücke Ceni entered the field in the last match with a 4-4-2 formation.
With 1 goal scored in the game, the man of the match was Giorgian De Arrascaeta. In addition to the goals scored, he performed very well in general, helping the Flamengo come out with a positive result.
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a victory in the last round. In a dispute valid for the Serie A, Palmeiras, who used a 4-1-4-1 formation, faced the Corinthians team with a final score of 4-0.
With 2 goal scored in the game, the man of the match was Luiz Adriano. In addition to the goals scored, he performed very well in general, helping the Palmeiras come out with a positive result.
The last time Flamengo faced Palmeiras it was in Serie A. Flamengo, then in 6th place opened with a play using the 4-2-3-1 formation, while Palmeiras, who was in 5th place, played using a 4-1-4-1 tactic.
The Flamengo team in the last five matches has achieved more regular results compared to the Palmeiras team.
Last time a draw between these teams, what to expect now?
The last time these teams met was in a Serie A themed match that took place on the 2020-09-27 during the 2020 football season, it ended in a 1-1 draw, a competitive one it was.
Daniel Henrique da Silva Andrade and Jose Reinaldo do Nascimento Júnior will be supporting from the sideline while Savio Pereira will be on the football field for this match.
With 52 points won, Flamengo is in 4th place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the CONMEBOL Libertadores zone. The team’s campaign so far is 15 wins against 7 losses, plus 7 draws. In the 31st round the team has an advantage of 1 point over the Palmeiras team which is just below, in 5th place and with 1 point less than Atlético Mineiro team that is in the 3rd place.
The Flamengo team seeks to control the game by trying to achieve an average ball possession of 61.34%. This is based on the observation that ball possession above 50% typically gives teams some control over their opponents.
Flamengo is a more offensive team than Palmeiras, having 3574 attacks vs. 2964 from Palmeiras, having scored 50 times, in comparison, Palmeiras converted into goal 43 times.
Best goalscorer the Flamengo
Individually, the team’s most offensive player in the competition so far is P. Abreu dos Santos. The Attacker has scored 12 times in the current season and has helped Flamengo come out with a positive result on several occasions.
The Palmeiras team with 51 points currently occupies the 5th place of the leaderboard, being in the qualifying place for the CONMEBOL Libertadores Qualifiers, with a campaign of 14 wins, 9 draws and 6 losses.
This is a top 5 team in the Serie A that wants to keep up with the good performances!
With Palmeiras having a balance of 6 wins, 4 losses, and 4 draws when playing away, they usually allows little chances for opponents to win.
Best goalscorer the Palmeiras
Individually, the team’s most offensive player in the competition so far is R. Cavalcante Veiga. The Midfielder has scored 11 times in the current season and has helped Palmeiras come out with a positive result on several occasions.
Historical data Palmeiras
With 10 titles won in the history of the tournament, the Palmeiras team is one of the competition’s leading names. The record of the team will impact the final outcome of the match and it will not be the first time the team has managed to impress their opponents with a win at a time when they are in bad shape.
Now a few markets where you can get some return from your bets:
Score market betting suggestions
It can also be interesting to bet on who will score in this match. The featured player of Flamengo is P. Abreu dos Santos, who has already scored 12 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of Palmeiras is R. Cavalcante Veiga, he has scored in 11 opportunities.
For those looking to bet, noting that most goals occur 45-60 minutes into the game could be helpful.
Not surprisingly, Flamengo allowed the opponent to score 23 goals in the second half.
Since Palmeiras has an average of 1.14 goals per game when playing away from home, and considering that they often do not concede goals away from home, the market with less than 2.5 goals it can also be an excellent alternative to consider.
Corners market betting suggestions
For favorable betting results, note that combining the number of corners of both teams gives an average of 5.76 corners per game.
Cards market betting suggestions
On the Palmeiras side, we know that it is a more aggressive team having received the red card 4 time this season, very different from Flamengo who only saw the red card 3 times. Both the red and yellow cards market can be a good bet.
These teams have an average of 4.71 yellow cards, probably an interesting betting market to watch out for.
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