Goiás will be playing against Ceará in a Serie A football match scheduled to take place on Thursday, 2021-01-21, in Brazil, check the Goiás vs Ceará betting tip and prediction to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Goiás vs. Ceará will occur
The game will be played in the well known Estádio de Hailé Pinheiro stadium, in the city of Goiânia.
Where to follow the live game
You can find all the follow-up to the match live on Betarena, bringing odds, events, statistics, and more to help with your sports betting.
Introduction to the Goiás vs Ceará betting tip and prediction
Goiás comes from a defeat in the last match. The game against Flamengo, valid for the Serie A, ended with a 0-3. The team coached by A. César entered the field in the last match with a 3-5-2 formation.
The team’s defensive line was far from their best in the contest. Fábio Sanches had a terrible performance, failed at crucial moments, and became one of the leading players responsible for the negative result.
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a defeat in the last round. In a dispute valid for the Serie A, Ceará, who used a 4-2-3-1 formation, faced the Bragantino team with a final score of 1-2.
The team’s defensive line was far from their best in the contest. Bruno Pacheco had a terrible performance, failed at crucial moments, and became one of the leading players responsible for the negative result.
The last time these teams faced off against each other in Serie A, Goiás was in 20th place while Ceará was in the 12th place. Goiás opened with a 4-1-4-1 arrangement while Ceará charged with a 4-2-3-1 formation.
Last time a draw between these teams, what to expect now?
They’re last Serie A game of 2020 season which took place on 2020-09-27 game ended in a staggering 2-2 draw.
With 26 points won, Goiás is in 18th place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the Relegation zone. The team’s campaign so far is 6 wins against 16 losses, plus 8 draws. Which means that in the 31st round, the team is ahead with an advantage of 1 point over Coritiba team who is in the 19th place.
In terms of form, the team comes from a 2 losses streak, which is not a good omen for this next match.
Best goalscorer the Goiás
Individually, the team’s most offensive player in the competition so far is R. Martiniano de Miranda. The Attacker has scored 6 times in the current season and has helped Goiás come out with a positive result on several occasions.
The Ceará team with 39 points currently occupies the 11th place of the leaderboard, being in the qualifying place for the Copa Sul-Americana, with a campaign of 10 wins, 9 draws and 11 losses. In the 31st round, Athletico PR, that is in the 10th place, has the same score.
The average shooting on goal for the [reference invalid] team in the league is not the best. There are only 4.37 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.
Best goalscorer the Ceará
Individually, the team’s most offensive player in the competition so far is V. Goes Barbosa de Souza. The Midfielder has scored 9 times in the current season and has helped Ceará come out with a positive result on several occasions.
For bettors some entries may be interesting for this game, namely:
Score market betting suggestions
It can also be interesting to bet on who will score in this match. The featured player of Goiás is R. Martiniano de Miranda, who has already scored 6 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of Ceará is V. Goes Barbosa de Souza, he has scored in 9 opportunities.
Between 75-90 minutes is a good time to bet as some study have shown this to be the time where most goals occur.
Goiás suffered 27 goals in the second half of their matches could be a good betting option.
The option of betting under 2.5 goals is also compelling since Ceará has an average of 1.6 goals per game as a visitor and often not suffers goals playing away from home, making this a market to explore.
Corners market betting suggestions
Something to explore in order to get favorable betting results is noting the average of 3.87 corners per game which one can get by combining the number of corners of both teams.
Cards market betting suggestions
Both teams have the same number of red cards in the season, in this case 4. A market to evaluate to get some return on your bets!
These teams have an average of 5.55 yellow cards, probably an interesting betting market to watch out for.
This is a match with several good betting entries to have some return on sports betting.
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The match will be played on 2021-01-21, Thursday.
The match will take place at the Estádio de Hailé Pinheiro stadium in Goiânia.