A football match between Melgar and Cienciano of the Primera Division will take place in Peru on Tuesday, May 18, 2021, check the Melgar vs Cienciano betting tip 2021 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Melgar vs Cienciano will occur
The game takes place in the well known Estadio de la Universidad Nacional San Agustín stadium, in the city of Arequipa.
Where to follow the live game
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Introduction to the Melgar vs Cienciano betting tip 2021
Melgar arrives from a defeat in the last match they played. The contest against Aucas, valid for the Copa Sudamericana, ended with the score of 2-1 in favor of the rivals.
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a defeat in the last round. In a dispute valid for the Primera Division, Cienciano, who used a 3-4-2-1 formation, faced the Universitario team with a final score of 3-2.
The team’s defensive line was far from their best in the contest. Hansell Riojas had a terrible performance, failed at crucial moments, and became one of the leading players responsible for the negative result.
The last time Melgar went up against Cienciano, it was in Primera Division. Melgar, ranked 12th place, started with a 4-3-3 tactic, while Cienciano, then in 6th place, charged with a 4-2-3-1 formation.
The last time these teams met was for a Primera Division match, on 2020-09-23, referring to the 2020 season, which ended with a victory of the Cienciano team by 3-1.
Teams with their unique strengths and objectives.
However, Melgar enters this game with 5 points and ranking in 8th place in the Primera Division, the team has a negative balance. of 3 lost games, won 1, and drawing in 2. In the 9th round the team has a small disadvantage of 1 point as opposed to Alianza Atlético who places just above in 7th place.
In terms of form, the team comes from a 3 losses streak, which is not a good omen for this next match.
Teams usually have some control over the opponents if they achieve ball possession above 50%. Therefore, to control the game, the Melgar team usually tries to reach an average ball possession of 56.33%.
Melgar’s featured Player
Even though the team is not one of the leading names in the championship, L. Iberico Robalino has attracted attention. With impressive performances, his a key player in the Melgar squad.
The Cienciano team with 13 points currently occupies the 1st place of the leaderboard, being in the qualifying place for the Final, with a campaign of 4 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss.
The average shooting on goal for the Cienciano team in the league is not the best. There are only 4.67 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.
This is a top 5 team in the Primera Division that wants to keep up with the good performances!
Cienciano’s featured player
Many of the team’s goals in the league should also be credited to the midfielder of Cienciano, K. Sandoval Laynes. He has been responsible for3 assists to goal in the competition so far.
Best goalscorer from the Cienciano
If we want to highlight a player in the team’s offensive sector until this competition stage, we have to name A. Ayarza Cocanegra. Cienciano owes some of their triumphs to the Midfielder who scored 4 goals goals in this season.
Bet suggestions for this game:
Score market betting suggestions
75-90 minutes into the game is where most goals occur, a good time to bet if one is following the live game.
With their habit of scoring goals in the earlier half of their matches, Cienciano makes an electrifying betting market. The team scored goals 7 times in the first 45 minutes of the game.
Corners market betting suggestions
There is an average of 7.92 corners per game, making this a good thing to note if one wishes to obtain good results in sports betting.
Cards market betting suggestions
These teams have an average of 4.33 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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Melgar vs Cienciano betting tip 2021: FAQ
The match will be played on May 18, 2021, Tuesday.
The match will take place at the Estadio de la Universidad Nacional San Agustín stadium in Arequipa.
The last time these teams faced each other was in a Primera Division match, referring to the 2020 season, and ended with a 3-1 result for Cienciano.
For this match, the probability indicates that the net is more likely to swing between 75-90 minutes.
The bookmaker with the best odds for this match is Bet365!