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Mexico vs Jamaica – Match Preview

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At NRG Stadium, an exciting match awaits as Mexico and Jamaica compete in Copa America Grp. B. The game is on Saturday, June 23rd at 01:00 GMT. Both teams are starting the tournament on equal terms, aiming for an early lead in the standings. With Mexico favored by bookmakers at odds of 1.61, Jamaica faces a challenge with odds of 6.00 against them. A win for either team could significantly impact their Copa America journey.

Mexico – Form

Mexico’s recent performances have been inconsistent. They faced a 2:3 loss to Brazil on June 9, 2024, in a friendly match. Despite a strong effort, their 13-match scoring streak ended with a 0:0 draw against Uruguay on June 6. Before that, they managed a 1:0 win over Bolivia. These results show Mexico’s struggle for consistency.

Jamaica – Form

Jamaica’s recent performance details are not fully available. Their last game was on June 9, 2024, in the World Cup Qualification CONCACAF. The specifics of their last three matches, including opponents and scores, are undisclosed. This leaves us guessing about the Reggae Boyz’s form as they head into this match.

Mexico – Jamaica – Head to Head

The teams last met on July 13, 2023, with Mexico winning 3:0 in the CONCACAF Gold Cup. In their past 10 meetings, Mexico has won 6 times, and 4 games ended in draws. Jamaica has not won any. The last 5 matches saw both teams scoring in 4 games. Mexico has a strong record against Jamaica, with no losses in 15 of their last 17 matches.

Mexico – Jamaica – Standings

As they meet at NRG Stadium for Copa America Group B’s first round, both teams have 0 points. Mexico is ranked 3rd, and Jamaica is 2nd, based on the initial draw. This match is crucial for setting the tone for their campaigns. Mexico is seen as the stronger team by bookmakers.

Mexico vs Jamaica – Top scorers

Uriel Antuna leads Mexico’s attack with 3 goals in the Copa America. Edson Alvarez and Orbelin Pineda have scored 2 goals each. Cesar Huerta and Julian Quinones also contributed with 2 goals each. For Jamaica, Shamar Nicholson stands out with 6 goals. Bobby Reid, Dexter Lembikisa, Gregory Leigh, and Kaheim Dixo have each scored once, adding depth to Jamaica’s attack.

Mexico vs Jamaica – Full-Time Betting

Bookmakers favor Mexico with odds of 1.61. A draw is at 3.75, and a Jamaica win is at 6.00. Despite recent setbacks, Mexico’s success in past encounters with Jamaica makes them favorites. The absence of key players could influence the game’s outcome. The “halftime-fulltime” bet for Mexico is at 2.25. The “draw-no-bet” option for Mexico is at 1.20. For Jamaica, the “double-chance” bet is at 1.25, considering their strong away record.

Mexico vs Jamaica – Over/Under Betting

The “Over 2.5” goals bet is at 2.25, and “Under 2.5” is at 1.615. With most meetings seeing fewer than 3.5 goals, the “Under 2.5” bet seems promising. However, with both teams scoring in recent matches, the “Over 2.5” could be worth considering.

Mexico vs Jamaica – BTTS Betting

The odds for ‘Yes’ in BTTS betting are at 2.25, and for ‘No’ at 1.571. Given the scoring in recent encounters, ‘Yes’ could be tempting. However, the cautious nature of tournament openers might favor ‘No’ at 1.571.

Mexico vs Jamaica – Prediction