Sai Gon have performed better than Ho Chi Minh City so far this season, but every game starts at 0-0. Here's all you need to know about the upcoming game:
Both teams should be fairly well rested for this game, as they have had some quiet days to prepare. Hopefully this will translate into lots of action on the pitch.
This is a match between teams from the same area, a local derby. The community is buzzing.
Sai Gon form and stats
When playing at home in the V-League, Sai Gon, who have the fewest conceded goals (7) in V-League, have managed 2 wins, 4 draws and suffered 0 defeats from 6 games.
Sai lost their last game at Binh Duong after a 1-3 scoreline. Ahead of that match, Sai won a home game hosting Ha Noi T&T (2-1).
Sai has scored 7 league goals at home this season, in 6 matches. Sai have showed great defending skills in these home games, allowing the opposition to score only 1 goal.
Ho Chi Minh City form and stats
The story so far for the visiting team, who have the most scored goals (23) in V-League, on their V-League travels is 3 wins, 1 draw and 2 defeats. It's a growing despair in Minh as they have recorded three consecutive losses. The pressure to perform on the road is increasing on H. Jung, the Minh manager, as the last three away games were defeats.
Minh aren't clicking offensively as they have gone 187 league minutes without a goal. Do Van Thuan was the last player to find the net.
This game can not go any worse than the last one, a V-League home defeat versus Viettel with 0-1 on the scoreboard. It was a defeat before that one as the away game against Ha Noi wasn't a success with a 0-2 loss.
Ho Chi Minh City are not goal shy away from home in the league, finding the net 11 times in 6 away games so far. Ho Chi Minh City have conceded 8 goals in these away matches.
Head 2 HeadThe teams have played each other before this season, with the result Ho Chi Minh City - Sai Gon 0-1 entered in the official records. As for the last nine games between these two teams, there's two Sai Gon victories, two draws and five Ho Chi Minh City wins. Over/under statistics; five of these games ended with three goals or more, four matches with two goals or less.
P. Alves Vieira dos Reis
Sai Gon missing players
Ho Chi Minh City missing players
|Sai Gon||Ho Chi Minh City|
|Total||Home||vs ||Statistics||Stat||vs ||Away||Total|
|80%||57%||67%||Over 0.5||O 0.5||100%||86%||93%|
|60%||57%||67%||Over 1.5||O 1.5||100%||71%||67%|
|40%||43%||33%||Over 2.5||O 2.5||50%||57%||60%|
|20%||0%||0%||Over 3.5||O 3.5||0%||43%||33%|
|13%||0%||0%||Over 4.5||O 4.5||0%||14%||13%|
|53%||71%||33%||Clean Sheets||C S||50%||29%||27%|
|27%||43%||33%||Failed to Score||F T||50%||43%||40%|
|0||0||0||Corners for (avg)||C F||0||0||0|
|0||0||0||Corners against (avg)||C A||0||0||0|
|1.2||1.3||1||Yellow cards (avg)||Y C||5||2.4||2.1|
|1||0||0||Red cards||R C||0||1||1|
|104||62||32||Total Shots||T S||17||70||167|
|46||24||11||Shots on Target||S O||5||25||65|
|48%||38%||27%||Goal Efficiency||G E||60%||44%||35%|
- Ho Chi Minh City has the most scored goals (23) in V-League
- Sai Gon has the fewest conceded goals (1) at home in V-League
- Sai Gon has the fewest conceded goals (7) in V-League
- Sai Gon has the fewest conceded goals in the first half (3) in V-League
- Sai Gon has the most clean sheets (5) at home in V-League
- Sai Gon has the most clean sheets (8) in V-League
- Sai Gon has the the best goal difference (+12) in V-League
- Sai Gon have not yet lost a game at home.
- Sai Gon have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
- Sai Gon have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded at home.
|3||Than Quang Ninh||13||6||3||4||17||16||7||4||1||2||13||11||6||2||2||2||4||5||1||21|
|5||Ho Chi Minh City||13||6||2||5||23||17||7||3||1||3||12||9||6||3||1||2||11||8||6||20|
|7||Hoang Anh Gia Lai||13||5||5||3||17||16||6||5||1||0||12||4||7||0||4||3||5||12||1||20|
|8||Ha Noi T&T||13||4||6||3||14||12||6||2||3||1||6||5||7||2||3||2||8||7||2||18|
|10||FLC Thanh Hoa||13||4||3||6||9||14||7||2||2||3||4||6||6||2||1||3||5||8||-5||15|
|11||Song Lam Nghe An||13||4||3||6||10||16||6||3||1||2||7||6||7||1||2||4||3||10||-6||15|