After two consecutive games against Santos, Atlético-MG has on Thursday, June 13, another rival from São Paulo. In the Independência stadium in Belo Horizonte, will host Sao Paulo in commitment for the ninth round of the Brazilian Championship Series A in its version 2019. It is the last before the interruption of the tournament due to the Copa América dispute. The kickoff is scheduled for 20h (Brasília time).As it has been since 2003, the tournament is played in the points system. The 20 participants will make 38 round-trip matches. At the end, whoever is at the top of the leaderboard takes the cup.There are still plenty of places in other tournaments. The top four will be assured in the group stage of the Copa Libertadores of 2020. Whoever stays in the fifth or sixth position can also get there, but will have to go through the qualifiers first. The top six still have the right to start the Brazil Cup in 2020 from the eighth finals. Who finishes between the seventh and the twelfth places will have the right to compete in the next edition of the South American Cup. The last four fall to Series B.
The two games against the fish were in the rival’s house. The first, at Pacaembu, in São Paulo, earned the Galo the classification for the quarterfinals of the Brazilian Cup. By winning 2-1, the club secured the right to face Cruzeiro at the next stage of the tournament.The second, which was played at Vila Belmiro and won by the Brasileirão, however, cost Atlético-MG the loss of the tournament’s runner-up. The team took 3 to 1 and getting parked in 15 points (five wins and three draws) fell to third place. As principal, the Rooster added nine (three victories and one defeat) of the 12 points that disputed having scored eight goals and suffered four.On the eve of the stop for Copa América, the top scorers look at the hiring of reinforcements. The target, according to the news media of the mining, is the wheel Ramon Martinez, Guarani, Paraguay. The club has already closed with Uruguayan left-back Lucas Hernandez.
Slow games and many draws have been the standard of Sao Paulo in the Brazilian Championship. The formula was repeated in the match against Avaí in Florianopolis on the eighth day. On Saturday, June 8, the game did not go out of the 0-0.With 13 points (three wins, four draws and a loss), the tricolor started the ninth round dispute in eighth place in the Brazilian Serie A qualifying table. As a visitor it has better numbers compared to its rivals. He is the second best in this category having won seven (two wins, one draw and one loss) of the 12 points he played in the status of column two. He scored three goals and suffered two in that condition.The duel in the capital of Santa Catarina brought two more casualties. Everton defender Everton has returned to injury and is only expected to return to the team after the Copa América shutdown. In addition, the half-time Tchê Tchê received the third yellow card and will not be able to face the Rooster.The likely team for Thursday’s match is Tiago Volpi; Igor Vinícius, Bruno Alves, Anderson Martins and Reinaldo; Luan, Hudson and Hernanes; Vitor Bueno, Pato and Toró.
Football Prediction of the Day Atlético-MG VS São Paulo
São Paulo’s cautious style of play should not be changed in the face of Atletico-MG, which has also not shown great boldness in situations like this. Thus, the prognosis in the draw is a good option for this Thursday’s match for the ninth round of the Brazilian Championship Series A version 2019.
Bet Tips: draw