Football tips: CFRJ / Marica vs Audax Rio - predictions and betting guide

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Competition: Brazil Carioca 2
Competition: Sat 17.October
Match begins: 18:00 (UTC)
Venue: Estádio Municipal Alziro de Almeida (800 seats)

CFRJ / Marica will hope to utilise their home advantage to help bridge the gap to today’s opponents. The home side are currently 5 points behind Audax Rio.

There’s little time for restitution or working hard at the training pitch these days, with both teams having played their last game less than four days ago.

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CFRJ / Marica form and stats

CFRJ / Marica have played three Carioca 2 home games so far, perhaps enough to set expectations for the season. In that case, only 2 points from these matches could be a signal of rough times ahead. Two draws in a row at home now for Marica.

Marica travelled for their previous game, a trip to Serra Macaense that ended 0-0. The spoils were shared after 90 minutes before that, a home game that ended 1-1 versus Nova Cidade.

Marica aren't scoring a lot here at Estádio Municipal Alziro de Almeida in the league, with only 2 goals from 3 games. Defensively it’s touch-and-go for the home team as 5 goals have been conceded.

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Audax Rio form and stats

Audax Rio are yet to lose a point on their Carioca 2 travels this season with 3 wins from 3 away games.

This game can not go any worse than the last one, a Carioca 2 home defeat versus Rio São Paulo with 0-2 on the scoreboard. Prior to that result Audax Rio won their away game at Duque de Caxias. The scoreline was 2-1.

With an average of more than two away goals per league game away, Audax are regular goalscorers on their travels. Audax are tight as a drum on their travels, having allowed the opposition only 1 goal away.

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CFRJ / Marica missing players

Audax Rio missing players

CFRJ / Marica Audax Rio
Total Home vs top Statistics Stat vs mid Away Total
6 2 1 Played P 2 3 7
2 0 0 Won W 2 3 5
4 2 1 Drew D 0 0 0
0 0 0 Lost L 0 0 2
8 2 1 Scored S 4 6 12
4 2 1 Conceded C 0 1 7
83% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 100%
83% 100% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 50% 67% 86%
17% 0% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 50% 67% 57%
17% 0% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 0% 14%
0% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 14%
67% 100% 100% BTTS BTTS 0% 33% 43%
33% 0% 0% Clean Sheets C S 100% 67% 43%
17% 0% 0% Failed to Score F T 0% 0% 14%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
3.2 3 4 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2 2.7 2.1
2 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
53 23 10 Total Shots T S 18 30 97
20 5 1 Shots on Target S O 9 16 43
35% 40% 100% Goal Efficiency G E 44% 38% 28%
Key stats in Carioca 2 this season:
  • All of CFRJ / Marica's home-matches have had more than 1,5 goals.
  • Audax Rio has the most points from losing position (6) in Carioca 2
  • Audax Rio has the most scored goals in the second half (8) in Carioca 2
  • Audax Rio have scored in all their away matches so far.
  • Audax Rio have won all their away games so far.
  • Audax Rio haven’t played a single 0-0 game.
  • Audax Rio is in the best form (5-0-1)
  • CFRJ / Marica have not yet lost a game.
  • CFRJ / Marica have yet to win a game at home.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Duque de Caxias 8 5 1 2 14 4 4 2 0 2 5 3 4 3 1 0 9 1 10 16
2 Audax Rio 7 5 0 2 12 7 4 2 0 2 6 6 3 3 0 0 6 1 5 15
3 Gonçalense 7 4 3 0 11 7 3 1 2 0 4 3 4 3 1 0 7 4 4 15
4 CFRJ / Marica 7 2 4 1 8 7 3 0 2 1 2 5 4 2 2 0 6 2 1 10
5 Serrano RJ 7 3 1 3 8 11 3 0 0 3 1 7 4 3 1 0 7 4 -3 10
6 Serra Macaense 7 1 4 2 6 9 4 0 2 2 2 6 3 1 2 0 4 3 -3 7
7 Rio São Paulo 7 2 1 4 4 8 3 0 0 3 0 4 4 2 1 1 4 4 -4 7
8 Olaria 7 1 2 4 10 14 4 0 2 2 5 8 3 1 0 2 5 6 -4 5
9 Nova Cidade 7 0 2 5 5 11 4 0 1 3 4 7 3 0 1 2 1 4 -6 2

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