Brazil vs Costa Rica Prediction. Can Brazil beat the group underdogs Costa Rica at Saint-Petersburg Stadion in their second match in this competition?
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Brazil vs Costa Rica Prediction: Match Facts
- Brazil are together in group E of the World Cup 2018 Russia together with Costa Rica, Switzerland and Serbia
- They played 1 match in this group with 1 draw placing them in position 2 in Group C with 1 point.
- Selecao have 1 draw, 4 wins and 0 losses in their last five matches: (DWWWW)
- Their last game played ended in a 1-1 draw vs Switzerland
- So far in this competition they have scored 1 goal for (GF), conceded 1 goals against (GA) and have remained with a goal difference (GD) of 0 goal.
- Costa Rica are together in group E of the World Cup 2018 Russia together with Serbia, Switzerland and Brazil .
- They played 1 match in this group with 1 loss placing them in position 4 in Group E with 0 points.
- They have 0 draws, 4 losses and 1 win in their last five matches: (LLLWL)
- Their last game played ended in a 1-0 loss vs Serbia
- So far in this competition they have scored 0 goals for (GF), conceded 1 goals against (GA) and have remained with a goal difference (GD) of -1 goal.
Brazil vs Costa Rica Prediction: H2H
- The two nations have faced each other nine times before – with the Brazilians winning all nine meetings. The most recent of this fixtures came in September 2015, when a Hulk goal earned Brazil a 1-0 victory.
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BRAZIL PREDICTED STARTING LINEUP:-Goalkeeper: Alisson Defenders: Danilo, Thiago Silva, Joao Miranda, Marcelo Midfielders: Philippe Coutinho, Fernandinho, Paulinho Forwards: Willian, Gabriel Jesus, Neymar
WHO TO WATCH: Neymar’s importance for Brazil can not be understated, just being around is a morale booster as he has has already scored 55 international goals in 85 matches.
COSTA RICA PREDICTED LINE UP :Goalkeeper:-Navas Defenders:-Gamboa, Acosta, Gonzalez, Duarte, Oviedo Midfielders:- Campbell, Borges, Guzman, Ruiz Forwards:-Venegas
WHO TO WATCH: Joel Campbell-The former Arsenal man can unlock any defense when he is fit enough and having spent a time in England he will be playing against people he has come against.
Why Brazil will win
Brazil did Qualify for this tournament in a domineering fashion and they are sound defensively having conceded just 3 goals in their last 12 matches not losing any match in that period ,so they should be able to win this match.
Why Costa Rica will win
There are no underdogs in this tournament as the first leg matches have shown and Brazil seem to sulk under pressure as they showed against Switzerland so Costa Rica can take their chances here.
Brazil vs Costa Rica Prediction
Costa Rica had only three shots on target against Serbia ans against and while the Brazilian forward stars were frustrated by a dogged Swiss defense , Costa rica cannot maintain that level of defensive discipline so the Brazilians should be able to win this one
Our Verdict: A win for Brazil
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|Sportsbwin||Brazil to lead 1-0 at half time/win 2-0 fulltime|
|bethut||brazil to win 3-0|
|johnybet||Draw at Halt time/Brazil to win full time|
|Sporticos||Brazil win 3-0 score|
|bettingtop10||Brazil 4-0 win|
|thatsagoal||Brazil 4-1 win|
|DATE||HOME TEAM||DRAW||AWAY TEAM||ANALYSIS||TIP||RESULT|
|22-06-2018||NIGERIA 2.90||3.01||ICELAND 2.68||Bet Analysis||GG||2-0|
|22-06-2018||BRAZIL 1.16||7.46||COSTA RICA 18.23||Bet Analysis||1||2-0|
|22-06-2018||SERBIA 3.02||3.02||SWITZERLAND 2.59||Bet Analysis||GG||1-2|
|22-06-2018||BRASIL PELOTAS RS 2.06||3.17||CRICIUMA SC 3.70||Bet Analysis||1-0|
|22-06-2018||GOIAS 1.89||3.25||JUVENTUDE RS 4.30||Bet Analysis||1||1-1|
|22-06-2018||COLO COLO 1.27||5.82||NUBLENSE 9.00||Bet Analysis||1||2-1|
|22-06-2018||SPARTAKS JURMALA 1.89||3.31||RIGAS FUTBOLA SKOLA 4.00||Bet Analysis||0-2|
|22-06-2018||VALMIERA FK/BJSS 6.02||3.35||FS METTA/LU 1.62||Bet Analysis||1-1|
|22-06-2018||CEARA CE 2.41||3.08||BAHIA BA 2.77||Bet Analysis||0-1|
|22-06-2018||MELBOURNE KNIGHTS 1.58||3.98||HUME CITY 4.60||Bet Analysis||2-3|
|22-06-2018||NAKHON RATCHASIMA 2.00||3.64||BEC TERO SASANA 3.38||Bet Analysis||0-0|
|22-06-2018||BINH DUONH||THANH HOA||Bet Analysis||1-3|
|22-06-2018||BHTS QUANG NAM||HAI PHONG||Bet Analysis||1-1|
|22-06-2018||DNEPR MOGILEV||TORPEDO MINSK||Bet Analysis||1-2|
|22-06-2018||THAN QUANG NINH||KHAN HOA||Bet Analysis||GG||1-2|