PREVIEW & TIPS FOR FBC Melgar VS Emelec
Melgar and Emelec measure forces at the Estadio de la Universidad Nacional San Agustín in a meeting for this phase of the Copa Libertadores (Group Stage). These two teams have never faced each other before, so this will be their first direct confrontation.
The home team make their debut in this edition of the competition, as they did not have to play any of the qualifiers prior to this group stage. In the last game that disputed, for the Primera División, tied with Sport Rosario outside by (0-0). In the last 10 home games Melgar has recorded 4 wins, 5 draws and 1 loss. His attack has scored regularly as he has scored goals in 7 of the last 10 games. In 15 games, he conceded the first goal 7 times but managed to get back to the result in 3. In the last 20 home games for all competitions there has been a period that stands out: he suffered 6 of his 16 goals between minutes (31′- 45 ‘).
Analyzing his home games in the Primera Division 2017, Melgar have played four games, having won two and two draws, with a total of seven goals scored and three conceded, which means an average of 1.75 goals scored and 0.75 goals conceded by Which shows its good performance in both sectors. His best moment comes in the first half of the second half, when he scored six goals.
The highlight of the team has been midfielder O. Fernández with three goals and two assists. It is worth remembering that the Peruvian team were runners-up in the Primera Division 2016. In their last ten home games, Melgar only lost one match, having won four and five draws, with the score surpassing 2.5 goals in five Occasions.
The visitors make their debut in this edition of the competition, as they did not have to play any of the qualifiers prior to this group stage. In the last game he played, for Primera A, won the Yellow Force off by (0-1). In the last 10 games as a visitor Emelec won 6, drew 3 and lost 1. His attack has regularly scored, having scored goals in 9 of the last 10 games.
Analyzing their away matches in Primera A – 2017, Emelec have already played three matches, having added a triumph and two draws, with a total of two goals scored and one conceded, resulting in an average of 0.67 goals scored and 0.33 goals Suffered, that is, evidences a good defensive performance, but some difficulties in the offensive aspect. His best moment in the game comes in the last 15 minutes of the first half and in the first half hour of Monday, where he has a total of six goals.
The highlight of the team has been striker B. Vides with three goals scored. It is worth remembering that the Ecuadorian team is runner-up in their country. And in their last 10 away games, Emelec lost only one game, having added six wins and three draws, with the scoreline topping 2.5 goals on five occasions.