Get ready for the Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A game between Coritiba and Botafogo with our pro tips! We’ve got the top stats, predictions, and odds all in one place.
Only three rounds remain of Serie A season, and both Coritiba and Botafogo RJ look to bolster their account at Couto Pereira this coming Thursday.
While Botafogo RJ are now third in the Serie A table after collecting 62 points in 35 rounds, Coritiba trail behind with 29 points. This leaves them as number 19 in the table after 35 rounds played.
Coritiba vs Botafogo RJ Preview
Coritiba hope to get back to winning ways after first beating America MG by 0-3, before winning 1-0 against Cruzeiro. The streak ended in a recent 2-1 defeat against Fluminense. Coritiba managed to win two of their past six home matches in the Serie A. In the remaining four, they drew zero and lost four, as they scored four and conceded eight goals.
Botafogo RJ Form
Following three draws in their last three matches, Botafogo RJ could do with a win again. Against Red Bull Bragantino, they shared the points in a 2-2 draw, before splitting the points in a 2-2 with Fortaleza. Another 1-1 stalemate against Santos FC followed. In their last six away matches in the Serie A, Botafogo RJ won twice, while also recording two draws. They endured two defeats in this run, with a scoreline from these matches saying seven goals conceded and eight scored.
Coritiba vs Botafogo RJ Stats
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Coritiba and Botafogo RJ. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- In 11 of the last 12 Coritiba matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In the last 6 Coritiba home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Coritiba have lost 7 of the last 9 home matches
- Coritiba have lost 4 of the last 5 home matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- Coritiba have not won 7 of the last 9 home matches
- Botafogo RJ have not won 13 of the last 15 matches
- Botafogo RJ have conceded in 14 of the last 15 matches
- In 7 of the last 9 matches Botafogo RJ played, both teams scored
- Botafogo RJ have not won 10 of the last 12 away matches
- In 9 of the last 11 Botafogo RJ away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
Coritiba vs Botafogo RJ – In-form players
It is a great season for Robson, who currently has 12 league goals to his name during this season. Coritiba will rely on his services to gun down Botafogo RJ.
Coritiba vs Botafogo RJ Betting Tips
Coritiba claimed all three points three times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while also drawing zero along the way. They endured defeat in seven of the games in this run. Botafogo RJ won two of their last 10 games away, drawing four and losing four in this series of matches.
Both teams to score
Surprisingly, Coritiba only scored the first goal of the match in three out of their last ten games. Curiously, Botafogo RJ only scored the opening goal of the match in two of the last ten away games. Both teams have scored in the last four Botafogo RJ games in Serie A. Botafogo RJ have been unable to keep a single clean sheet in their last 10 games, while Coritiba fought their way to two clean sheets. Coritiba have scored in three consecutive home meetings with Botafogo RJ.
In the last ten games of Coritiba, there have been more than 2.5 goals in seven of them. On average, they scored 1.3 goals per match in all tournaments. Over 2.5 goals occurred in five of the previous ten matches of Botafogo RJ in all tournaments. They scored an average of 1.5 goals in these matches. Surprisingly, Botafogo RJ didn’t manage to prevent their opponents from scoring in their last nine Serie A matches.
Match predictions: Coritiba vs Botafogo RJ
To sum up, the upcoming match between Coritiba and Botafogo RJ seems to be a good betting opportunity.