Tip Santos - Fluminense
Each of the last five meetings between Santos and Fluminense have yielded over 2.5 goals and heading to their Brazilian Serie A faceoff on Tuesday 15th August, in Sao Paulo, another high – scoring game is expected. The two sides head to the game with conflicting runs, Santos on a 12 – match unbeaten streak while Fluminense have a four – game unbeaten run. Santos have three wins and two draws in their last five matches heading to this game, and playing at home, they have won six straight matches. The last five home matches have yielded 12 goals, with four conceded. They have three clean sheets in their last five home matches. On the other hand, Fluminense head to the game on a run of two wins, two draws and a loss. They are on a five – match unbeaten run in their away outings, which have yielded three draws and two wins, with seven goals scored and five conceded. They have lost two of their last 10 away matches. The teams have met 34 times in the past with Santos bagging 13 wins and Fluminense 16 wins.
Key points Santos - Fluminense
Santos have gone 12 matches unbeaten.
Fluminense have lost two of their last 10 away matches.
Santos have six straight wins at home, heading to the game.
Conclusion Santos - Fluminense
Santos head to the game with a fine run, especially at home and they will have a real test of their mettle when they take on Fluminense in this clash. Fluminense beat Santos in their last meeting and heading to this game they will be hoping to cement their dominance, having won 16 of the last 34 meetings. A draw seems the likeliest result here.