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Santos vs. Bragantino 7/18/2021 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Santos faces Bragantino on 7/18/2021.

Bragantino visits Santos in a Campeonato Brasileiro Série A match. Santos with a record of 6.0-5.0-0.0 this season comes into this game with a 5.0-1.0-0.0 record on the road. Bragantino is 6.0-5.0-0.0 this season and is 1.0-4.0-0.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Santos and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their last match, Bragantino played to a draw. While it is not a loss, Bragantino is itching for an opportunity to take advantage of their home pitch and gain a victory over Santos.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Bragantino and it is an opportunity to get rolling. Bragantino 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.

The Santos Roster

The Players to Watch for the Santos

Jean Mota MF

Jean Mota has 17.0 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 Jean Mota had 4.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Jean Mota has 10 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Jean Mota has 2 assists this season. He has not been involved in setting up scoring opportunities this season as a distributor.

Jean Mota has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jean Mota has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 23 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Gabriel Pirani MF

As a shooter, Gabriel Pirani had 17.0 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 Gabriel Pirani had 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.

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

Gabriel Pirani has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Gabriel Pirani has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Marcos Guilherme FW,MF

As a shooter, Marcos Guilherme had 13.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Marcos Guilherme has 8.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Marcos Guilherme has 10 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Marcos Guilherme 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.

Marcos Guilherme has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Marcos Guilherme has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Marinho MF,FW

Marinho has 37.0 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 Marinho had 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.

Marinho has 9 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Santos teammates, Marinho 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.

Marinho has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Marinho has 2 Red Cards this season. He has committed 21 fouls this season. He has drawn 41 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Pará DF

Pará has 2.0 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 Pará had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

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

Pará has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Pará has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 4 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

The Bragantino Roster

The Players to Watch for the Bragantino

Artur MF

Artur has 38.0 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 Artur had 13.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Artur has 10 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bragantino teammates, Artur had 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.

Artur has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Artur has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Lucas Evangelista MF

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

Lucas Evangelista has 9 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bragantino teammates, Lucas Evangelista had 2 assists this season. He has not been involved in setting up scoring opportunities this season as a distributor.

Lucas Evangelista has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Lucas Evangelista has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 19 fouls this season. He has drawn 31 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Ytalo FW

Ytalo has 22.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Ytalo has 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.

Ytalo has 9 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Ytalo has 5 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

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

Fabrício Bruno DF

Fabrício Bruno has 6.0 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 Fabrício Bruno had 2.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Fabrício Bruno had 9 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Bragantino teammates, Fabrício Bruno had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Fabrício Bruno has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Fabrício Bruno has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Helio Junio MF

As a shooter, Helio Junio had 16.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Helio Junio has 4.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Helio Junio had 7 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Helio Junio has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Helio Junio has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Helio Junio has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Santos Team Stats

The Santos Offensive Stats and Metrics

Santos scored 0.91 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. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Santos was able to score 0.82 goals off 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, Santos was able to score on 0.19 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, Santos attempts 4.73 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. 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. Santos attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 33.3% 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.

Santos Defensive Stats and Metrics

Santos gave up 1.09 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. Santos goalkeepers fended off 3.09 shots per 90 minutes. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Santos truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

Santos goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 64.7% of the time. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. Santos 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.







Santos Utility Stats

Bragantino tried 24.09 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Bragantino in the top 11 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Bragantino has successfully intercepted 12.55 passes per 90 minutes of action. Bragantino is in the top 38 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Bragantino has committed 13.45 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Bragantino in the top 48 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Bragantino drew 15.18 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Bragantino in the top 16 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bragantino committed an offside 1.0 times. Bragantino is in the top 6 percentile in offside calls against them.

Bragantino Team Stats

The Bragantino Offensive Stats and Metrics

Bragantino scored 2.00 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Bragantino scored those goals off assists 86.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.73 assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Bragantino was able to score on 0.43 of their shots on target. This offense creates high quality shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Bragantino attempts 4.64 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, Bragantino is able to get 31.1% of their shots to be on goal(target). The shots are not reaching the goalkeeper enough, they must improve.

Bragantino Defensive Stats and Metrics

Bragantino gave up 1.09 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 4.0 shots were saved by Bragantino goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. There is room for improvement when it comes to preventing shots on target.

Bragantino goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 72.7% 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. Bragantino goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 27.3% of the time. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.

Bragantino Utility Stats

Bragantino tried 24.09 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Bragantino in the top 11 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Bragantino has successfully intercepted 12.55 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Bragantino in the top 38 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Bragantino has committed 13.45 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Bragantino in the top 48 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bragantino drew 15.18 fouls. This puts Bragantino in the top 16 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Bragantino committed an offside 1.0 times. This puts Bragantino in the top 6 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

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