the guess Ceara vs Criciumavalid for the 26th round of the Brazilian Series B 2023, takes place this Saturday (2), at 5 pm (Brasília time). The game will be held at Arena Castelão, in Fortaleza-CE. Below are some tips for you:
Prediction Ceará vs Criciúma: important facts
- Ceará has won just one of their last five games;
- In addition, Vozão scored less than three goals in each of the last four clashes;
- Criciúma has the third best defense in Série B, with 19 goals conceded.
Prediction Ceará vs Criciúma: best odds and markets
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Prediction Ceará vs Criciúma: our selection of the best bets
Both teams to score: yes
We can take two factors into account to beat the “both score” in the Ceará x Criciúma prediction. The first is that Vozão is the favorite to win at home, so their attack should produce a lot. In addition, the second reason is that Tigre is better placed on the table and therefore must present a good offensive performance.
Total goals 1st half: more than 0.5
In front of their fans and needing to gain confidence, Ceará should not wait. As soon as the ball rolls, it will most likely go for the team from Santa Catarina. This means that the second tip for the Ceará vs Criciúma prediction is that there will be at least one goal before the halftime break.
Result: victory of Ceará
There is no more margin for error for Ceará. Relegated last season from Série A, Vozão made every possible and imaginable mistake in Série B, so far. With 13 games left to play, he has no room for stumbling in his attempt to return to the elite. Desperation should lead the home team to the attack and, with a squad that offers the possibility of performing at a high level, the last tip for the Ceará x Criciúma prediction is that the mandate team will take the three points.
Ceará vs Criciúma: the current form of the teams
Ceará is in 11th place in the Brazilian Championship Series B. The team from Fortaleza has 35 points in 25 matches, with nine wins, eight draws and eight defeats. In addition, he scored 26 goals and conceded 26. In the last round, voice drew 2-2 with Tombense, playing away from home, at Estádio Soares de Azevedo, in Muriaé-MG.
The club from Ceará opened two goals ahead on the scoreboard, but suffered equality. With that, coach Guto Ferreira was fired, after successive results that displeased the board. Now, who commands Ceará is Vagner Mancini.
Ceara: last 5 matches
Brazil Serie B 08/26/23
Brazil Serie B 08/20/23
Brazil Serie B 08/13/23
Brazil Serie B 06/08/23
Brazil Serie B 08/03/23
Possible starting lineup for Ceara: Bruno Ferreira; Warley, David Ricardo, Luiz Otávio and Paulo Victor; Willian Maranhão, Zé Ricardo and Jean Carlos (Breno); Chrystian Barletta, Saulo Mineiro and Erick. Technician: Vagner Mancini.
Criciúma is in 4th place in the Brasileirão Série B. The team from Santa Catarina has 44 points in 25 games played, with 13 wins, five draws and seven defeats. In addition, he scored 28 goals and conceded 19. In the last round, Tiger beat Vila Nova 1 x 0, playing indoors, at Estádio Heriberto Hulse, in Criciúma-SC.
As a visitor, the performance of aurineblack it is inferior. It has the sixth best campaign in the ranking of this item in the Second Division of the Brasileirão. Of the 36 points he played away from home, he won 16 (four wins, four draws and four defeats). He scored ten goals and conceded 11.
Criciuma: last 5 matches
Brazil Serie B 08/23/23
Brazil Serie B 08/19/23
Brazil Serie B 08/12/23
Brazil Serie B 08/05/23
Brazil Serie B 02/08/23
Probable Criciuma lineup: Gustavo; Claudinho, Rayan, Walisson and Marcelo Hermes; Rômulo, Fellipe Mateus and Arilson; Eder, Felipe Vizeu and Fabinho. Technician: Claudio Tencatti.
Ceará vs Criciuma: Lineups
Lineups are announced approximately 1 hour before the game
Final tip for Ceará vs Criciúma
Futebol na Veia puts the triumph of voice as the best 1X2 market for this meeting next Saturday (2). Ceará is considered a favorite even though it is far from having good numbers as a principal, but the impact of the arrival of a new coach can be positive for the squad. Criciúma has a superior campaign, but only a discreet performance when it leaves the interior of Santa Catarina.