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Envigado vs. Santa Fe 9/25/2021 Categoría Primera A Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Envigado takes on Santa Fe on 9/25/2021.

Santa Fe meets Envigado in a Categoría Primera A match. Envigado with a record of 8-11-9 this season comes into this game with a 2.0-5.0-7.0 record on the road. Santa Fe is 11-10-7 this season and is 5.0-5.0-4.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Envigado and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. Santa Fe played to a draw in their last match. It is not a loss, but getting a home win is paramount. There are expectations that come with improved performance on a familiar pitch.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Santa Fe and it is an opportunity to get rolling. Santa Fe came away with a well-earned victory in their previous match and now set their sights on Envigado at their home pitch.

The Envigado Roster

The Players to Watch for the Envigado

Iván Rojas DF

As a shooter, Iván Rojas had 10.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Iván Rojas has 3.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Iván Rojas has 24 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 Envigado teammates, Iván Rojas 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.

Iván Rojas has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Iván Rojas has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 36 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in Categoría Primera A action.

Jáder Maza FW,MF

Jáder Maza has 23.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Jáder Maza has 11.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Jáder Maza has 18 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Jáder Maza has 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.

Jáder Maza has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jáder Maza has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in Categoría Primera A action.

Yeison Guzmán MF

As a shooter, Yeison Guzmán had 52.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Yeison Guzmán has 18.0 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, Yeison Guzmán had 16 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Envigado teammates, Yeison Guzmán 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.

Yeison Guzmán has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Yeison Guzmán has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 21 fouls this season in Categoría Primera A action.

Yeison Guzmán MF

Yeison Guzmán has 52.0 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 Yeison Guzmán had 18.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Yeison Guzmán has 16 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Yeison Guzmán has 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.

Yeison Guzmán has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Yeison Guzmán has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 4 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Categoría Primera A action.

Yeison Guzmán MF

Yeison Guzmán has 7.0 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 Yeison Guzmán had 4.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Yeison Guzmán had 16 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Envigado teammates, Yeison Guzmán 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.

Yeison Guzmán has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Yeison Guzmán has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 21 fouls this season in Categoría Primera A action.

The Santa Fe Roster

The Players to Watch for the Santa Fe

Fainer Torijano DF,MF

Fainer Torijano has 19.0 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 Fainer Torijano had 7.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Fainer Torijano has 26 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Fainer Torijano 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.

Fainer Torijano has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Fainer Torijano has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 29 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Categoría Primera A action.

Leandro Castellanos FW

Leandro Castellanos has 0.0 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. Leandro Castellanos 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.

Leandro Castellanos has 25 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Leandro Castellanos has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Leandro Castellanos has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Leandro Castellanos has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 2 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Categoría Primera A action.

Kelvin Osorio MF

Kelvin Osorio has 58.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Kelvin Osorio has 20.0 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, Kelvin Osorio had 22 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Santa Fe teammates, Kelvin Osorio had 8 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Kelvin Osorio has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Kelvin Osorio has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 23 fouls this season. He has drawn 28 fouls this season in Categoría Primera A action.

Dairon Mosquera MF

Dairon Mosquera has 19.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Dairon Mosquera has 3.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Dairon Mosquera has 22 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Dairon Mosquera has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Dairon Mosquera has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Dairon Mosquera has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 35 fouls this season. He has drawn 20 fouls this season in Categoría Primera A action.

Leonardo Pico FW,MF

As a shooter, Leonardo Pico had 8.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Leonardo Pico has 2.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Leonardo Pico has 18 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 Santa Fe teammates, Leonardo Pico had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Leonardo Pico has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Leonardo Pico has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 27 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Categoría Primera A action.

Envigado Team Stats

The Envigado Offensive Stats and Metrics

Envigado scored 0.89 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. Envigado scored those goals off assists 72.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.64 assists. This is not a team sets up goals off assists as often as others.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Envigado was able to score on 0.25 of their shots on target. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Envigado attempted 3.54 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. Envigado attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 32.9% 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.

Envigado Defensive Stats and Metrics

Envigado gave up 1.0 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. Envigado goalkeepers fended off 4.68 shots per 90 minutes. Fans are holding their breath when the ball crosses over into their defensive territory.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 77.1% of shots on target were saved by Envigado 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, 28.6% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Envigado. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.







Envigado Utility Stats

Envigado tried 10.32 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Envigado is in the top 92 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Envigado has successfully intercepted 12.18 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Envigado in the top 41 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Envigado has committed 13.07 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Envigado is in the top 60 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Envigado drew 10.82 fouls. This puts Envigado in the top 73 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Envigado committed an offside 1.54 times. This puts Envigado in the top 40 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Santa Fe Team Stats

The Santa Fe Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Santa Fe was able to score 1.04 goals. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Santa Fe scored those goals off assists 79.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.82 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, Santa Fe was able to score on 0.25 of their shots on target. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Santa Fe attempted 4.21 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. 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, Santa Fe is able to get 30.1% of their shots to be on goal(target). The shots are not reaching the goalkeeper enough, they must improve.

Santa Fe Defensive Stats and Metrics

Santa Fe gave up 0.79 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. Santa Fe goalkeepers fended off 2.96 shots per 90 minutes. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Santa Fe truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

Santa Fe goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 72.3% of the time. This defense and goalkeeper effort can be better when it comes to their ability to prevent shots on target from becoming goals. Santa Fe goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 42.9% of the time. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.

Santa Fe Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Santa Fe had 19.71 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Santa Fe is in the top 23 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Santa Fe had 13.0 interceptions. Santa Fe is in the top 27 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Santa Fe commits 13.61 fouls. Santa Fe is in the top 67 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Santa Fe drew 12.71 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Santa Fe is in the top 36 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Santa Fe committed an offside 2.04 times. This puts Santa Fe in the top 75 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Envigado vs. Santa Fe Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Envigado 0 Santa Fe 0

Moneyline Pick: Draw +279 JazzSports 100% Triple Welcome Bonus