Over 1.5 goals at Goias vs Botafogo 3/8 for Thursday’s Brazil Serie A showdown
Competition: Brazil Serie A
Market: Over 1.5 goals
Odds: 3/8 @ 888sport
Two sides who should find the moods in their camp at a real high, Goias will host Botafogo in the early hours of Thursday.
Starting with the hosts, while Goias might have had to settle for another single point last time out, they are enjoying an eye-catching run of form. In their 27 Serie A matchups so far this season, they have recorded nine wins, 10 draws and eight defeats, scoring 30 and conceding 33 in return. Managing to muster a points tally of 37, they open the midweek fixtures sat ninth in the standings and seven points adrift of breaking into the Copa Libertadores spots. As for their recent run of results, last seen playing out back-to-back 1-1 draws against Bragantino and Flamengo, Goias are unbeaten in each of their last six domestic contests. However, it should be highlighted, Thursday’s hosts have seen six of their previous seven Serie A matchups finish with over 1.5 goals.
As for the visitors, last seen putting in an impressive display, Botafogo will be looking to build off of that display here. In their 27 Serie A matchups so far this season, they have recorded nine wins, seven draws and 11 defeats, scoring 27 and conceding 30 in return. Managing to muster a points tally of 34, they open the midweek fixtures sat 10th in the standings and three points adrift of Thursday’s opponents. As for their recent run of results, last seen picking up a 2-0 victory at home against Cortibia, Botafogo have lost just one of their previous seven contests across all formats. It should also be noted, along with four of their last five away fixtures, the midweek guests have also seen seven of their previous nine matchups on the road finish with over 1.5 goals.
Bet: Over 1.5 goals at Goias vs Botafogo 3/8 for Thursday’s Brazil Serie A showdown @ 888sport