Over 2.5 goals at Vitória vs Chapecoense 19/20 for Wednesdays Brazil Serie A matchup
Competition: Brazil Serie A
Market: Over 2.5 goals
Odds: 19/20 @ Bet365
As sides at both ends of the Brazil Serie A table look to gain an early advantage, a single point can see any side jump up several places. On that note, Chapecoense will travel to the Estádio Manoel Barradas on Wednesday night.
For the hosts on Wednesday, after only their goal difference helped them avoid relegation last season, Vitoria once again appear to be heading towards a similar battle this time around. After nine games so far this season, Vitoria have won two, drawn two and lost five, scoring 15 and conceding 20 in return, no team in Serie A boasts a worse defensive record than the hosts. With a points tally of eight out of a possible 27, Vitoria now sit 17th un the table and currently occupy the final relegation spot. However, they are just two points adrift of their guests on Wednesday and three points could see them jump as high as 13th. As for their recent form, Vitoria have now picked up just one win in their last five and three of those outings have seen over 2.5 goals at full time.
As for the visitors, undoubtedly still a club trying to recover from their devastating accident in 2016, Chapeconense secured an eighth-place finish last year and will be hoping for back to back top half finishes. After nine games so far this season, the visitors have won two, drew four and lost three, scoring 12 and conceding 18, Chapeconense hold the second worst defensive record in the division, only behind their opponents on Wednesday. While they may sit 14th in the table, a win on will see the Greens jump up to 11th and just a single point adrift of breaking into the Top Six. As for their recent form, Chapeconense have now only lost two of their last 10 in all competitions and three of their last four have ended with over 2.5 goals.
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