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Changchun Yatai vs. Beijing Guoan 8/12/2021 Chinese Super League Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Changchun Yatai clashes with Beijing Guoan on 8/12/2021.

Changchun Yatai takes on Beijing Guoan in a Chinese Super League match. Changchun Yatai with a record of 7-4-1 this season comes into this game with a 3-2-1 record on the road. Beijing Guoan is 5-3-4 this season and is 3-2-0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Changchun Yatai 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 Changchun Yatai.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Beijing Guoan and it is an opportunity to get rolling. The bitter taste of disappointment is in the mouths of Beijing Guoan after their previous game, which was a loss. However, there is an opportunity for redemption at home against Changchun Yatai.

The Changchun Yatai Roster

The Players to Watch for the Changchun Yatai

Sun Jie DF

Sun Jie has 5.0 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 Sun Jie had 3.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Sun Jie has 11 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Sun Jie has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Sun Jie has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Sun Jie has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 4 fouls this season in Chinese Super League action.

Erik Lima MF,FW

Erik Lima has 33.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Erik Lima has 10.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Erik Lima has 10 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Changchun Yatai teammates, Erik Lima 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.

Erik Lima has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Erik Lima has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in Chinese Super League action.

Jores Okore DF

As a shooter, Jores Okore 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 Jores Okore had 1.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Jores Okore has 12 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Jores Okore has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Jores Okore has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jores Okore has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 15 fouls this season in Chinese Super League action.

Tan Long FW,MF

As a shooter, Tan Long had 29.0 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 Tan Long had 15.0 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, Tan Long had 10 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Tan Long has 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Tan Long has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tan Long has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in Chinese Super League action.

Serginho MF

As a shooter, Serginho had 25.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Serginho has 10.0 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, Serginho had 11 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Changchun Yatai teammates, Serginho had 2 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Serginho has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Serginho has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in Chinese Super League action.

The Beijing Guoan Roster

The Players to Watch for the Beijing Guoan

Zhang Yuning FW

As a shooter, Zhang Yuning had 44.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Zhang Yuning has 16.0 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, Zhang Yuning had 11 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Zhang Yuning has 2 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Zhang Yuning has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Zhang Yuning has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in Chinese Super League action.

Chi Zhongguo MF

As a shooter, Chi Zhongguo had 11.0 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 Chi Zhongguo had 3.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Chi Zhongguo has 11 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Beijing Guoan teammates, Chi Zhongguo had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Chi Zhongguo has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Chi Zhongguo has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 23 fouls this season. He has drawn 15 fouls this season in Chinese Super League action.

Li Lei DF,MF

Li Lei has 10.0 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 Li Lei had 2.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Li Lei had 10 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Beijing Guoan teammates, Li Lei had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Li Lei has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Li Lei has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in Chinese Super League action.

Gao Tianyi MF

As a shooter, Gao Tianyi had 20.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Gao Tianyi has 4.0 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, Gao Tianyi had 10 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Gao Tianyi has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Gao Tianyi has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Gao Tianyi has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 36 fouls this season. He has drawn 15 fouls this season in Chinese Super League action.

Yu Yang DF

As a shooter, Yu Yang had 1.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Yu Yang 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.

Yu Yang has 10 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Beijing Guoan teammates, Yu Yang had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Yu Yang has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Yu Yang has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Chinese Super League action.

Changchun Yatai Team Stats

The Changchun Yatai Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Changchun Yatai was able to score 1.50 goals. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Changchun Yatai scored those goals off assists 61.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.92 assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Changchun Yatai converted on 0.29 of attempted shots on goal. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Changchun Yatai attempted 5.25 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Changchun Yatai attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 38.9% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.

Changchun Yatai Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Changchun Yatai was able to hold opponents to 0.5 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, 3.67 shots were saved by Changchun Yatai goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. There is room for improvement when it comes to preventing shots on target.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 86.4% of shots on target were saved by Changchun Yatai 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, 50.0% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Changchun Yatai. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.







Changchun Yatai Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Changchun Yatai had 18.0 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Changchun Yatai in the top 38 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Changchun Yatai has successfully intercepted 10.08 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Changchun Yatai in the top 76 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Changchun Yatai has committed 11.92 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Changchun Yatai is in the top 24 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Changchun Yatai drew 9.83 fouls. Changchun Yatai is in the top 90 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Changchun Yatai had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 0.92 times per 90 minutes of action. Changchun Yatai is in the top 11 percentile in offside calls against them.

Beijing Guoan Team Stats

The Beijing Guoan Offensive Stats and Metrics

Beijing Guoan scored 0.75 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Offensively, they are quite disappointing in their ability to put the ball in the back of the net. Beijing Guoan scored those goals off assists 77.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.58 assists. This is not a team sets up goals off assists as often as others.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Beijing Guoan was able to score on 0.16 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, Beijing Guoan attempts 4.83 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Beijing Guoan is able to get 36.0% 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.

Beijing Guoan Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Beijing Guoan was able to hold opponents to 1.0 goals. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 4.08 shots were saved by Beijing Guoan goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. There is room for improvement when it comes to preventing shots on target.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 75.5% of shots on target were saved by Beijing Guoan 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, 41.7% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Beijing Guoan. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.

Beijing Guoan Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Beijing Guoan had 16.33 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Beijing Guoan in the top 52 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Beijing Guoan had 12.83 interceptions. This puts Beijing Guoan in the top 40 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Beijing Guoan has committed 15.33 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Beijing Guoan in the top 74 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Beijing Guoan drew 12.75 fouls. Beijing Guoan is in the top 51 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Beijing Guoan committed an offside 1.67 times. This puts Beijing Guoan in the top 51 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Changchun Yatai vs. Beijing Guoan Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Changchun Yatai 2 Beijing Guoan 0

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