Sao Paulo vs Santos FC, 2019 Brazilian Championship Serie A – Preview, Prediction, Head-to-Head, Lineups and Live Stream
The beginning of round 14 of the 2019 Brazilian Championship holds a conflict that as of now takes the most foreseen forms of the competition during the current end of the week: São Paulo and Santos face at Morumbi, a match between giants that will move the first places of the classification. Santos is easily the best in the business in the nation, aside from perhaps for the national squad. They had started their campaign with a minor glitch, however, they managed to beat the weaknesses in no time, and took the pole spot in the table in style.
At present, they have won their last five straight league match-ups and boasts of a four-point lead at the top.
This weekend, however, the leaders will be seriously tested, considering the progressing unbeaten keep running of Sao Paulo, and their home advantage. The hosts of the day are unbeaten so far this Serie A season at the Estadio da Morumbi.
After a busy week with new fortifications declared, the fan will still need to hold on to see Daniel Alves and Juafran with the shirt of Sao Paulo. The inclination is that the two experience a time of physical reconditioning until they are joined into the group for the Brasileirão games.
Then again, Antony, recuperated from a left knee aggravation endured in the triumph over Fluminense, is released for the classic, while gossipy tidbits about his flight for Ajax are continued.
Involving the 6th position, with 21 points and one game less, Tricolor has five successes, six draws and just one defeat in the Brazilian.
Brasileirão leader, with 32 points, and four more than Palmeiras, second place, Peixe do not want the opponent to stop the great sequence in the championship, notwithstanding the inspiration after the presentation of Daniel Alves.
“It changes a lot (the atmosphere of the classic). The fans may be more motivated, more confident in the confrontation. We know it will help São Paulo very well with the arrival of a great player like Dani Alves. But we don’t have the change, we have to keep doing what we are doing and improve, “said Carlos Sánchez.
Mentor Sampaoli as of now has his three latest fortifications: right-back Pará, defender Luan Peres and striker Lucas Venuto. Players have had their names published in the CBF Daily Newsletter (IDB) and can be made accessible.
Sao Paulo vs Santos FC Head-to-Head (h2h)
The sides have just met once this year, with Santos beating Sao Paulo 2-0 in a Campeonato Paulista conflict. Santos have lost only 1 of the last 4 meetings between the two overall, winning twice all the while.
Eight of the last eleven successes went to Santos.
Santos has surrendered an aggregate of one goal from the last four fixtures.
The last five meetings at this venue saw three away successes.
Sao Paulo failed to score in two of the last four conflicts in this stadium.
Sao Paulo vs Santos FC Match Details
Technical Data: Sao Paulo x Santos
Reason: 14th round of Brasileirão 2019
Time: 17:00 (from Brasilia)/ 21:00 UK
Place: Estadio da Morumbi, in Sao Paulo (SP)
Sao Paulo vs Santos FC Match Prediction
The Tricolor Paulista arrives in an expanding in the competition, including two back to back successes and reconnecting to the forefront. The moment for Morumbi bands is positive and exceptional, helped by the enormous signings shut a week ago. Notwithstanding, his adversary in this round is essentially the team that has been playing the best football in the nation since the arrival of the schedule, supporting seven straight successes in the Brasileirão and leaving their opponents eating ‘dust’. Classic will, in general, liken quality and the ‘home factor’ likewise plays for the Sovereign, be that as it may, the technical period of the Fish ought to win in this duel.
Santos is beating the competition consists of six games straight while keeping clean sheets in three of the last five. They have additionally scored a total of nine goals from their last two. On the road, they have won their last three fixtures, and all three were wins to nil. Also, they kept clean sheets in five of their last six road trips too.
Sao Paulo has an unbeaten run of their own, however, the vast majority of them were drawn, and the stature of those rivals was not as fierce as this set of guests. Additionally, the squad has only three successes from their last eleven overall games and only four from the last fifteen home appearances.
In light of these perceptions, rely on the toppers to have the more drawn out finish of the straw this end of the week.
Sao Paulo vs Santos FC Probable Lineups
Sao Paulo Probable Lineup: Tiago Volpi, Igor Vinicius, Bruno Alves, Arboleda and Reinaldo; Luan, Tchê and Hernanes; Antony, Duck and Raniel
Santos FC Probable Lineup: Everson; Victor Ferraz (Alison or Felipe Jonatan), Lucas Veríssimo, Felipe Aguilar, Gustavo Henrique and Jorge; Diego Pituca and Carlos Sánchez; Derlis González, Eduardo Sasha and Soteldo.