Tip Palmeiras - Bragantino
Prediction published on May 11, 2022 at 8:31 PM
Palmeiras plays host to Bragantino at the Allianz Parque in this Brazilian Serie A match. The home team are in 12th position with six points while the visitors are in 5th position with eight points. Palmeiras will not be too concerned with their position as a victory in this match will see them leapfrog Bragantino into fifth place. They have only lost one match but have dropped points with three drawn matches. In two of the draws they were leading but conceded late goals to drop points. Palmeiras have had a mixed bag of results at home with their three matches producing a win, a draw and a loss. They have been miserly in defence as they have only conceded two goals in their last four matches. Palmeiras won their last match against Bragantino but that match was in the Campeonato Paulista.
Bragantino are just four points behind the leaders and will need to win to keep pace with the front runners. They had a great start to the season and were unbeaten in their first four matches before losing their last match to Corinthians. It is still early in the season but they are unbeaten away from home with a win and a draw. They have the joint best defensive record away from home only conceding two goals in their away matches so far. Bragantino may have lost their last match against Palmeiras but they have won the last two league encounters against them.
Key points Palmeiras - Bragantino
In four of Palmeiras last five matches there have been over 2.5 goals scored.
They have scored at least two goals in seven of their last eight home matches.
Both teams have scored in four of Palmeiras last five matches.
There have been under 2.5 goals in Bragantino’s last five matches.
They have only kept one clean sheet in their last eight away matches.
Conclusion Palmeiras - Bragantino
Palmeiras will be more desperate for three points as any more dropped points will see them fall further behind the leading teams. It is still early in the season so three points could drastically change their position on the table. Bragantino will be quietly confident as they have won the last two league meetings between the sides. We are backing Bragantino to win or draw this match.