See here how and where to bet with the Criciúma x Mirassol prediction. The game is scheduled to take place this Saturday (16), at 3:30 pm (Brasília time), at the Heriberto Hülse Stadium, in Criciúma, Santa Catarina. The dispute is for the 28th round of the second phase of the Brasileirão Série B 2023.
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Criciúma x Mirassol prediction: important facts
- This is the 4th time in history that Criciúma x Mirassol have faced each other;
- The last clash was in the first half of Series B and ended in a 1-0 victory for Mirassol;
- In all the matches played so far, only one of the teams scored.
Criciúma x Mirassol prediction: best odds and markets
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Criciúma x Mirassol prediction: our selection of the best bets
Criciúma should be the team that can put on the best match in the Criciúma x Mirassol prediction match.
It should be taken into account that Criciúma is the team with the best performance throughout the Brasileirão Série B 2023 so far, being six positions above this Saturday’s opponent.
Playing at home, Criciúma has a streak of three wins, with a total of 13 successful matches in 21 matches played at home.
Both teams score: no
Following the pattern marked within the history of three duels already played between the teams in the Criciúma x Mirassol prediction, only one of the teams should be able to score. In three games, played in 2021 and 2023, only one of the teams scored. In the last two home victories, following three good games, Criciúma met Vila Nova and Londrina, teams in opposite positions in the table, but who managed to win, being the only one to score on Heriberto Hülse’s pitch.
For this Saturday, a similar score is expected, where only one of the teams scores.
Total goals: under 2.5
The total number of goals already scored in the previous duels between the Criciúma x Mirassol prediction teams equals six goals, which generates an average expectation of exactly two goals for this Saturday’s clash, to be played in Criciúma, Santa Catarina.
With the total number of goals scored by each team throughout the championship equivalent to 57, which on average over the 27 rounds already held in Series B, increases the average slightly to 2.11 goals, but remains lower than the 2.5 in bet.
Criciúma x Mirassol the current form of the teams
Criciúma is in 6th place in the Brasileirão Série B 2023 table, with 45 consecutive points accumulated over 13 wins and six draws, with the team suffering eight defeats. The goal difference is positive and equivalent to eight, with 31 scored and 23 conceded.
The last clash ended with the score equal on the big screen: 3 x 3, scored by Eder and Hygor, away from home, in a duel against Sport.
The absences for this Saturday’s game only include Tiago Marques, who is doubtful due to his recovery from injury and not being selected in the last game. Felipe Vizeu has already served his suspension and is available again at the behest of Tencati.
Criciúma: last 5 matches
Brazil Serie B 09/09/23
Brazil Paulista Cup 03/09/23
Brazil Serie B 01/09/23
Brazil Paulista Cup 08/26/23
Brazil Paulista Cup 08/23/23
Probable lineup for Criciúma: Gustavo; Claudinho, Walisson, Rodrigo and Marcelo Hermes; Arilson, Rômulo, Fellipe Mateus; Felipe Vizeu, Fabinho and Eder. Technician: Cláudio Tencati.
Mirassol was once very high in the second division of the Brazilian Championship, but today the team finds itself in 11th place with 40 points, 11 wins, seven draws and in total, nine defeats. The goal difference is not as high as the opponent’s, but it is still positive, equivalent to two goals. The team is in a recovery phase, with three defeats in the last five clashes, but the most recent games include a win and a draw.
The most recent match was a success: 1 x 0 against Botafogo-SP, the team on the heels of Land to, with a goal by Julimar at 34′ of the second half.
The likely absence focuses on Manoel, who is in doubt, while Matheus Oliveira returns after serving his suspension.
Mirassol’s last 5 games
Brazil Serie B 09/09/23
Brazil Serie B 02/09/23
Brazil Serie B 08/23/23
Brazil Serie B 08/19/23
Brazil Serie B 08/12/23
Mirassol’s probable lineup: Alex Muralha; Lucas Ramon, Rodrigo Sam, Luiz Otávio, Guilherme Biro; Yuri, Danielzinho; Negueba, (c) Gabriel, Chico; Zé Roberto. Technician: Mozart.
Criciúma x Mirassol: Lineups
Lineups are announced approximately 1 hour before the game
Final prediction for Criciúma x Mirassol
The bet chosen by the Futebol Na Veia team is the scenario where Criciúma wins in the Criciúma x Mirassol prediction match, with a superior overall performance throughout the season and also playing at home, where they have the preference for victory.