América-MG vs Botafogo Betting Tips 20.05.2018

América-MG vs Botafogo Soccer Prediction Today


In the fifth round, América-MG got its first point as a visitor. It was 2-2 against Ceará. He added to two home victories to stay on the first half of the standings. With seven points (two wins, one draw and two losses), he is tenth.
It is thus keeping a ‘respectable’ distance from the relegation zone. After climbing twice to Serie A of the Brasileirão in the era of the running points and falling in the first year, the Rabbit wants to avoid the tri.
To face Botafogo, the team will have the return of two starters. Right-back Norberto and striker Rafael Moura, who were sidelined in the match against Ceará due to muscle wasting, have been released and are confirmed among starters.
Who can not get into the field is the Christian flyer. He suffered a right thigh injury during warm-up in Fortaleza. He ended up getting out of the game and has no scheduled date to return. So Juninho is still in position. The medical problems are completed by the defenders Rafael Lima and Lima, who are still in injury treatment and were vetoed for Sunday’s showdown.


The Carioca alvinegro had an even better result the previous day. He won the game against Fluminense 2-1. Having reached eight points (two wins, two draws and one loss), he jumped six places on the leaderboard and closed the fifth round in sixth place in the classification zone for the next edition of the Copa Libertadores of America.
Veteran goalkeeper Jefferson was considered one of the main responsible for securing victory. He was in the reserve, but retaken the ownership due to the contusion in the right hand of Gatito Fernandez. The Paraguayan archer is better, but it is not known if he will resume his position.
Who had his return to the confirmed team was the Chilean midfielder Leo Valencia. Muscle pains made him out of the classic, but during the week he regularly attended training sessions.

Soccer Prediction of the Day América-MG vs Botafogo

America-MG has shown a surprising offensive stance, especially when playing at home. This has brought results. In the first two times he played at home, he outperformed clubs considered to be direct rivals in the relegation fray – Sport (3-0) and Vitória (2-1).
Now, picking up a top-level team and if you can maintain your standard can further increase your advantage over the sticking zone and even dream of a place in the top platoon.
Botafogo has also shown an excellent game standard. Particularly when taking into account the low investment capacity of alvinegro. It shows a daring stance even against rivals of greater technical capacity. This means that it will hardly be in the boom in Belo Horizonte waiting for America-MG to open spaces for counterattacks.
The scenario indicates an open confrontation and with many goal opportunities. By acting at home, América-MG ends up being the best guessing option.

Prediction Today: América-MG

Odds: 1.15


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