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Santos vs. Palmeiras 7/10/2021 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Santos faces Palmeiras on 7/10/2021.

Santos challenges Palmeiras in a Campeonato Brasileiro Série A match. Santos with a record of 7.0-1.0-2.0 this season comes into this game with a 3.0-0.0-2.0 record on the road. Palmeiras is 7.0-1.0-2.0 this season and is 4.0-1.0-0.0 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. Palmeiras came away with a well-earned victory in their previous match and now set their sights on Santos at their home pitch.

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

The Santos Roster

The Players to Watch for the Santos

Jean Mota MF

As a shooter, Jean Mota had 16.0 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 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, Jean Mota had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

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 22 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Gabriel Pirani MF

As a shooter, Gabriel Pirani had 15.0 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 8 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 12 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Luis Felipe DF

Luis Felipe 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 Luis Felipe had 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.

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

Luis Felipe has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Luis Felipe has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 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. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Marcos Guilherme had 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.

As a scorer, Marcos Guilherme had 9 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Santos teammates, Marcos Guilherme 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.

Marcos Guilherme has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Marcos Guilherme has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Felipe Jonatan DF

As a shooter, Felipe Jonatan had 10.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Felipe Jonatan has 2.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

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

Felipe Jonatan has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Felipe Jonatan has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

The Palmeiras Roster

The Players to Watch for the Palmeiras

Gustavo Scarpa MF

As a shooter, Gustavo Scarpa had 35.0 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 Gustavo Scarpa had 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, Gustavo Scarpa had 8 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Palmeiras teammates, Gustavo Scarpa had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Gustavo Scarpa has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Gustavo Scarpa has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Raphael Veiga MF

As a shooter, Raphael Veiga had 23.0 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 Raphael Veiga had 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.

Raphael Veiga has 8 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Raphael Veiga 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.

Raphael Veiga has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Raphael Veiga has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 15 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Luan Garcia DF

Luan Garcia 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 Luan Garcia had 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.

As a scorer, Luan Garcia had 7 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Palmeiras teammates, Luan Garcia had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Luan Garcia has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Luan Garcia has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Renan DF

As a shooter, Renan had 5.0 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 Renan had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Renan has 7 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Renan has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Renan has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Renan has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Victor Luis DF,MF

As a shooter, Victor Luis had 5.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Victor Luis has 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Victor Luis had 6 goals this season. He is not known for scoring goals. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Palmeiras teammates, Victor Luis had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Victor Luis has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Victor Luis has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Campeonato Brasileiro Série A action.

Santos Team Stats

The Santos Offensive Stats and Metrics

Santos 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, Santos was able to score 0.90 goals off assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Santos converted on 0.20 of attempted shots on goal. The shots generated from this offense would be deemed below average.

Santos attempted 5.0 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. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Santos is able to get 34.7% of their shots to be on goal(target). Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.

Santos Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Santos was able to hold opponents to 0.9 goals. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. Santos goalkeepers fended off 2.7 shots per 90 minutes. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Santos truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 66.7% of shots on target were saved by Santos goalkeepers. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 40.0% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Santos. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.







Santos Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Palmeiras had 22.4 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Palmeiras is in the top 12 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Palmeiras has successfully intercepted 12.2 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Palmeiras in the top 46 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Palmeiras commits 14.8 fouls. Palmeiras is in the top 63 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Palmeiras drew 14.8 fouls. Palmeiras is in the top 25 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Palmeiras had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 2.0 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Palmeiras in the top 73 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Palmeiras Team Stats

The Palmeiras Offensive Stats and Metrics

Palmeiras scored 1.70 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Palmeiras was able to score 1.30 goals off assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

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

Palmeiras attempted 5.3 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. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Palmeiras is able to get 34.9% of their shots to be on goal(target). Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.

Palmeiras Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Palmeiras was able to hold opponents to 0.8 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, 4.1 shots were saved by Palmeiras 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, 78.0% of shots on target were saved by Palmeiras 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. Palmeiras goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 30.0% of the time. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.

Palmeiras Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Palmeiras had 22.4 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Palmeiras is in the top 12 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Palmeiras had 12.2 interceptions. This puts Palmeiras in the top 46 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Palmeiras commits 14.8 fouls. This puts Palmeiras in the top 63 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Palmeiras drew 14.8 fouls. Palmeiras is in the top 25 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Palmeiras committed an offside 2.0 times. This puts Palmeiras in the top 73 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Santos vs. Palmeiras Prediction, Picks, and Odds


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