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CA Bucaramanga vs. Millonarios 3/28/2021 Colombia Primera A Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

CA Bucaramanga faces Millonarios on 3/28/2021.

Millonarios takes on CA Bucaramanga in a regular season match. CA Bucaramanga with a record of 5.0-4.0-4.0 this season comes into this game with a 1.0-2.0-3.0 record on the road. Millonarios is 7.0-2.0-4.0 this season and is 4.0-0.0-2.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for CA Bucaramanga and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their previous match, they were victorious and look to build upon this result. Now on their home pitch, they look continue the positive momentum in familiar and friendly territory against CA Bucaramanga.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Millonarios and it is an opportunity to get rolling. In their previous match, Millonarios came out with a draw and will look to chalk up a tally in the win column. Their home crowd or lack thereof (in person, but there will be virtual fans “present”) due to ongoing pandemic is hungry for a win.

The CA Bucaramanga Roster

The Players to Watch for the CA Bucaramanga

Michel Acosta MF

As a shooter, Michel Acosta had 14 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 Michel Acosta had 4 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Michel Acosta had 11 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Michel Acosta has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Michel Acosta has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Michel Acosta has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Andrés Felipe Correa DF

Andrés Felipe Correa has 4 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Andrés Felipe Correa has 3 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

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

Andrés Felipe Correa has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Andrés Felipe Correa has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Santiago Montoya MF

As a shooter, Santiago Montoya had 16 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 Santiago Montoya had 5 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Santiago Montoya had 9 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Santiago Montoya has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Santiago Montoya has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Santiago Montoya has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Elvis Mosquera DF

As a shooter, Elvis Mosquera had 1 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. Elvis Mosquera has 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.

Elvis Mosquera has 11 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his CA Bucaramanga teammates, Elvis Mosquera had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Elvis Mosquera has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Elvis Mosquera has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 2 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

José Abad Cuenú DF

José Abad Cuenú has 4 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 José Abad Cuenú had 1 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, José Abad Cuenú had 10 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. José Abad Cuenú has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

José Abad Cuenú has 0 Yellow Cards this season. José Abad Cuenú has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Brayan Fernández FW

Brayan Fernández has 26 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Brayan Fernández had 11 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Brayan Fernández has 8 goals scored this season. He is not known for scoring goals. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his CA Bucaramanga teammates, Brayan Fernández had 4 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Brayan Fernández has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Brayan Fernández has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 25 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Juan Pablo Zuluaga DF

As a shooter, Juan Pablo Zuluaga had 2 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 Juan Pablo Zuluaga had 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.

As a scorer, Juan Pablo Zuluaga had 10 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Juan Pablo Zuluaga has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Juan Pablo Zuluaga has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Juan Pablo Zuluaga has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Jhonier Viveros MF

Jhonier Viveros has 25 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Jhonier Viveros has 8 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Jhonier Viveros had 9 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his CA Bucaramanga teammates, Jhonier Viveros had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Jhonier Viveros has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jhonier Viveros has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 40 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

The Millonarios Roster

The Players to Watch for the Millonarios

Stiven Vega MF

As a shooter, Stiven Vega had 1 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. Stiven Vega has 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.

Stiven Vega has 12 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Stiven Vega has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Stiven Vega has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Stiven Vega has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Elvis Perlaza DF

As a shooter, Elvis Perlaza had 4 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 Elvis Perlaza had 2 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

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

Elvis Perlaza has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Elvis Perlaza has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Cristian Arango MF

Cristian Arango has 41 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Cristian Arango had 15 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, Cristian Arango had 10 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Cristian Arango has 6 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Cristian Arango has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Cristian Arango has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 18 fouls this season. He has drawn 23 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Andrés Llinás DF

Andrés Llinás has 5 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 Andrés Llinás had 2 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Andrés Llinás had 10 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Millonarios teammates, Andrés Llinás had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Andrés Llinás has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Andrés Llinás has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Emerson Rodríguez MF

As a shooter, Emerson Rodríguez had 8 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 Emerson Rodríguez had 2 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Emerson Rodríguez has 10 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Millonarios teammates, Emerson Rodríguez had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Emerson Rodríguez has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Emerson Rodríguez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Fernando Uribe FW

As a shooter, Fernando Uribe had 23 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 Fernando Uribe had 12 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Fernando Uribe has 8 goals scored this season. He is not known for scoring goals. Fernando Uribe has 6 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Fernando Uribe has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Fernando Uribe has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Juan Carlos Pereira MF

Juan Carlos Pereira has 8 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 Juan Carlos Pereira had 1 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Juan Carlos Pereira had 8 goals this season. He is not known for scoring goals. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Millonarios teammates, Juan Carlos Pereira had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Juan Carlos Pereira has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Juan Carlos Pereira has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

David Macalister Silva MF

As a shooter, David Macalister Silva had 10 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. David Macalister Silva has 1 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

David Macalister Silva has 9 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Millonarios teammates, David Macalister Silva had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

David Macalister Silva has 0 Yellow Cards this season. David Macalister Silva has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 22 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

CA Bucaramanga Team Stats

The CA Bucaramanga Offensive Stats and Metrics

CA Bucaramanga scored 1.00 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, CA Bucaramanga was able to score 0.62 goals off assists. This is not a team sets up goals off assists as often as others.

CA Bucaramanga converted on 0.22 of attempted shots on goal. 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, CA Bucaramanga attempts 4.54 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. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. CA Bucaramanga attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 34.3% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.

CA Bucaramanga Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, CA Bucaramanga was able to hold opponents to 0.54 goals. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. CA Bucaramanga goalkeepers fended off 3.85 shots per 90 minutes. There is room for improvement when it comes to preventing shots on target.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 8600.0% of shots on target were saved by CA Bucaramanga goalkeepers. The defense and goalkeeper effort as a collective does an excellent job together forcing weaker shots on target and preventing shots from becoming goals. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 38.5% of games resulted in a clean sheet for CA Bucaramanga. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.







CA Bucaramanga Utility Stats

CA Bucaramanga tried 16.08 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts CA Bucaramanga in the top 46 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. CA Bucaramanga has successfully intercepted 13.23 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts CA Bucaramanga in the top 11 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. CA Bucaramanga has committed 15.31 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts CA Bucaramanga in the top 83 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, CA Bucaramanga drew 12.92 fouls. CA Bucaramanga is in the top 42 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. CA Bucaramanga had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 1.92 times per 90 minutes of action. CA Bucaramanga is in the top 64 percentile in offside calls against them.

Millonarios Team Stats

The Millonarios Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Millonarios was able to score 1.08 goals. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Millonarios scored those goals off assists 71.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.77 assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Millonarios was able to score on 0.30 of their shots on target. This offense creates high quality shots.

Millonarios attempted 3.62 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. They are not attempting shots on goal enough. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Millonarios attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 33.1% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.

Millonarios Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Millonarios was able to hold opponents to 0.85 goals. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. Millonarios goalkeepers fended off 2.54 shots per 90 minutes. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Millonarios truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 6670.0% of shots on target were saved by Millonarios goalkeepers. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 46.2% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Millonarios. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.

Millonarios Utility Stats

Millonarios tried 19.62 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Millonarios in the top 19 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Millonarios has successfully intercepted 12.62 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Millonarios in the top 19 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Millonarios commits 12.46 fouls. Millonarios is in the top 33 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Millonarios drew 12.62 fouls. Millonarios is in the top 52 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Millonarios committed an offside 1.77 times. This puts Millonarios in the top 50 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

CA Bucaramanga vs. Millonarios Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: CA Bucaramanga 1 Millonarios 1

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