In opposite situations in the classification table, Cruzeiro and Operio-PR will meet each other this Thursday (8/9) at 21:30 in Mineiro, Belo Horizonte in the 29th round of the Brazilian Serie B. And the main bookmakers operating in the country mention the Minas Gerais club as the “favorite” for the victory, Superesportes presents the evaluation of some of these houses below:
Raposa won the first round match at the Germano Krger Stadium in Ponta Grossa, Paraná on June 3, 2-1. On that occasion, the Sky team took the lead with a goal from Leonardo Pais, leading to a draw, however. won with Judge.
Cruise and work moment
Cruzeiro are isolated leaders of Segundona with 59 points, nine more than runner-up Bahia and 18 ahead of Londrina, the first team outside the G4. Operrio, on the other hand, is struggling to avoid the Serie C relegation zone; it is in 18th place with 30 points.
Under coach Paulo Pezzolano, Raposa does not know what to lose in 11 games in Serie B. he hit his best unbeaten streak of the season. Guarani’s last defeat was 1:0 on July 9 in Campinas. Since then, there have been five wins and six draws.
If there is peace for the residents of Cruzeiro, there is despair on the side of Parana. As the national tournament approaches its final stretch, Fantasma races against time to try and regain and close the points gap to CSA, the first team outside of Z4. That’s why it sticks to the result of the last games (two draws and one win).
Home vs Away Performance
Cruzeiro is undefeated at home since the start of Serie B. The Sky team won 12 games and drew two more in their run, one of which was at Man Garrincha in Brazil. During that period, 24 goals were scored and only four were conceded.
Operaio has the second worst record in the second division. Scored just 8 points in 14 away games. The performance is summarized with one victory, five draws and eight defeats. In addition, there were eight goals scored and 23 goals conceded.
According to the main bookmakers operating in Brazil, “Cruzeiro” is the favorite for the clash in Mineiro. A Fox win pays almost seven times less than a Worker win, which is treated like a Zebra.
At Bet365, Cruzeiro to win is priced at 1.36, while Operrio to win is priced at 9.00. In Betano, Minas Gerais win pays 1.35 and Paraná 9.25. At Sportsbet.io, the sky team win has odds of 1.33 and Fantasma has 8.51.
Betting Tips for Cruzeiro vs Operrio
Oh supersport presents some interesting options for tonight’s showdown.
- Asian handicap -1.5 on Cruzeiro (odds 1.98 on Sportsbet.io)
- Vitória do Cruzeiro and both not to score (1.83 odds at Bet365)
- Both teams not to score (1.50 odds on Betano)