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Atlético Mineiro vs. Corinthians 7/17/2021 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Atlético Mineiro takes on Corinthians on 7/17/2021.

Corinthians meets Atlético Mineiro in a Campeonato Brasileiro Série A match. Atlético Mineiro with a record of 3.0-5.0-3.0 this season comes into this game with a 2.0-3.0-1.0 record on the road. Corinthians is 3.0-5.0-3.0 this season and is 1.0-2.0-2.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Atlético Mineiro and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. They lost their previous match and hope to bounce back from the disappointing setback. What better place to turn the ship around for Corinthians than game on their home pitch?

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Corinthians and it is an opportunity to get rolling. They lost their previous match and hope to bounce back from the disappointing setback. What better place to turn the ship around for Corinthians than game on their home pitch?

The Atlético Mineiro Roster

The Players to Watch for the Atlético Mineiro

Hulk FW

Hulk has 33.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Hulk has 9.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Hulk had 10 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Hulk has 2 assists this season. He has not been involved in setting up scoring opportunities this season as a distributor.

Hulk has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Hulk has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 33 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Tchê Tchê MF,DF

Tchê Tchê has 8.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Tchê Tchê has 3.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Tchê Tchê has 9 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Tchê Tchê has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Tchê Tchê has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tchê Tchê has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Allan MF

Allan has 9.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Allan had 5.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Allan had 8 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Allan has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Allan has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Allan has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 24 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Guilherme Arana DF,MF

Guilherme Arana has 9.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Guilherme Arana has 2.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Guilherme Arana had 7 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Guilherme Arana has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Guilherme Arana has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Guilherme Arana has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Réver DF

Réver has 1.0 shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Réver had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Réver has 8 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Atlético Mineiro teammates, Réver had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Réver has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Réver has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 4 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

The Corinthians Roster

The Players to Watch for the Corinthians

Fagner DF

As a shooter, Fagner had 5.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Fagner has 2.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Fagner had 11 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Corinthians teammates, Fagner had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Fagner has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Fagner has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 15 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Gil DF

As a shooter, Gil had 7.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Gil has 2.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Gil had 11 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Corinthians teammates, Gil had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Gil has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Gil has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 0 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Gustavo Mosquito MF,FW

Gustavo Mosquito has 13.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Gustavo Mosquito has 2.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Gustavo Mosquito had 8 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Gustavo Mosquito has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Gustavo Mosquito has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Gustavo Mosquito has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 19 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

João Victor DF

As a shooter, João Victor had 3.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but João Victor had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

João Victor has 10 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. João Victor has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

João Victor has 0 Yellow Cards this season. João Victor has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Víctor Cantillo MF

As a shooter, Víctor Cantillo had 2.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Víctor Cantillo has 0.0 shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Víctor Cantillo has 8 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Corinthians teammates, Víctor Cantillo had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Víctor Cantillo has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Víctor Cantillo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 17 fouls this season. He has drawn 26 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Atlético Mineiro Team Stats

The Atlético Mineiro Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Atlético Mineiro was able to score 1.18 goals. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Atlético Mineiro was able to score 1.09 goals off assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Atlético Mineiro converted on 0.32 of attempted shots on goal. This offense creates high quality shots.

Atlético Mineiro attempted 3.73 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. They are not attempting shots on goal enough. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Atlético Mineiro is able to get 32.3% of their shots to be on goal(target). The shots are not reaching the goalkeeper enough, they must improve.

Atlético Mineiro Defensive Stats and Metrics

Atlético Mineiro gave up 0.82 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. Atlético Mineiro goalkeepers fended off 3.36 shots per 90 minutes. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Atlético Mineiro truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

Atlético Mineiro goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 78.4% of the time. The defense and goalkeeper effort as a collective does an excellent job together forcing weaker shots on target and preventing shots from becoming goals. Atlético Mineiro goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 45.5% of the time. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.







Atlético Mineiro Utility Stats

Corinthians tried 18.91 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Corinthians in the top 44 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Corinthians had 11.36 interceptions. This puts Corinthians in the top 62 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Corinthians has committed 13.73 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Corinthians in the top 56 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Corinthians drew 14.45 fouls. Corinthians is in the top 25 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Corinthians committed an offside 0.91 times. Corinthians is in the top 3 percentile in offside calls against them.

Corinthians Team Stats

The Corinthians Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Corinthians was able to score 0.45 goals. This offense is incredibly impotent thus far. Corinthians scored those goals off assists 80.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.36 assists. Compared to other teams, the concept of sharing the ball is quite foreign.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Corinthians was able to score on 0.11 of their shots on target. One of two things are happening here, this is a team that is extremely able to take shots on goal or they are just taking poor shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Corinthians attempts 4.0 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Corinthians is able to get 36.7% of their shots to be on goal(target). They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.

Corinthians Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Corinthians was able to hold opponents to 0.64 goals. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.36 shots were saved by Corinthians goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Corinthians truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

Corinthians goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 81.1% of the time. The defense and goalkeeper effort as a collective does an excellent job together forcing weaker shots on target and preventing shots from becoming goals. Corinthians goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 36.4% of the time. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.

Corinthians Utility Stats

Corinthians tried 18.91 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Corinthians is in the top 44 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Corinthians had 11.36 interceptions. Corinthians is in the top 62 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Corinthians commits 13.73 fouls. Corinthians is in the top 56 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Corinthians drew 14.45 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Corinthians is in the top 25 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Corinthians committed an offside 0.91 times. Corinthians is in the top 3 percentile in offside calls against them.

Atlético Mineiro vs. Corinthians Prediction, Picks, and Odds


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