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Cerro Porteño vs Fluminense Predictions and Preview

Dumitru Palanchuk
Dumitru Palanchuk
23 April 2024, 16:39

The upcoming match between Cerro Porteño and Fluminense is anticipated to be an intense one as both teams strive for victory in their Copa Libertadores group. Fluminense is currently sitting on the top, with 4 points after 2 matches, while Cerro Porteño has 3 points. Fluminense's recent form suggests an assertive and aggressive style of play, while Cerro Porteño's home advantage and solid defensive setup should provide a stiff challenge for their opponents. The head-to-head statistics reveal a close history between the two teams, with Fluminense claiming a 1-0 victory in their last meeting. With both teams looking for a crucial win to boost their standing in Group A, the match is expected to be fiercely competitive. 

Cerro Porteño vs Fluminense Preview 

Cerro Porteño Preview

Cerro Porteño enters the match with a commendable recent form, having secured 8 victories, 5 draws, and 2 losses in their last 15 games. Their home performance has been particularly impressive, with 4 wins, 2 draws, and 1 loss in their last 7 home matches. Notably, they have demonstrated a strong offensive capability, scoring an average of 1.53 goals per game, while maintaining a solid defensive record by conceding only 0.67 goals on average. Cerro Porteño, bolstered by the recent transfers of Edu from Coritiba on a free transfer and the loan signing of Bruno Valdez from Boca Juniors, has shown its ambitions in this season. As mentioned by Manolo Jimenez, these new players are giving the crucial depth into the team, providing manager and fans with renewed optimism for a strong performance in the Copa Libertadores run. 

Fluminense Preview 

Fluminense, on the other hand, has displayed a balanced recent form, securing 5 victories, 5 draws, and 5 losses in their last 15 games. While their away performance has been relatively inconsistent with 1 win, 3 draws, and 3 losses in their last 7 away matches, they have managed to score an average of 1.07 goals per game. However, their defensive record indicates a vulnerability, conceding an average of 1.20 goals per game. 

Betting Tips for Cerro Porteño vs Fluminense

Fluminense Draw No Bet

Fluminense's recent away form, winning 8 of their last 18 trips away, indicates their ability to secure victories on the road. Fernando Diniz's men, having a mixture of young stars and proved legends, seem to be more stable in their recent matches. Despite the formidable form of Cerro Porteño recently, Fluminense can at least get one point from this match. For this Cerro Porteño vs Fluminense prediction, Parimatch gives 1.54.

Both Teams to Score

Cerro Porteño is scoring an average of 1.53 goals per game, while Fluminense's attack also proves to be formidable, having scored at least once in the team's last 7 out of 10 matches. Moreover, Cerro Porteño is inclined to break from its unfavourable record of not winning against Fluminense on its home turf, giving another source of motivation, in addition to the group standings. Cerro Porteño vs Fluminense odds for this outcome, as defined by Parimatch, are 1.81.

Total Goals Over 2.5 

Both teams have consistently scored in their recent matches, with Fluminense scoring in 17 of their last 19 away matches, while Cerro Porteño's matches had more than 2 goals in the last 2 out the last 4 instances. Parimatch gives 2.05 for this Cerro Porteño vs Fluminense tip.

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