Guatemala vs Mexico prediction: The draw on the opening day of Mexico is receiving much criticism. Therefore, they need to quickly win against a much weaker opponent, Guatemala in the second round. If they continue to be held back, Mexico’s chance to continue will be questioned.
- Match date: 01:30 am on 2021/07/15
- Event: Gold Cup 2021
- Stage: Matchday 2nd
- Location: Cotton Bowl
GUATEMALA VS MEXICO PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Guatemala is being greatly undervalued compared to Mexico. A draw result in the next match is also a success for Guatemala.
Guatemala’s form in the last 5 matches: D D W L L
Guatemala is only the team selected to replace Curacao in this year’s tournament. After Curacao was eliminated because of positive for Covid-19. Facts show that Guatemala was unable to qualify for the group stage because of a loss to Guadeloupe in the qualifying round. So when attending the Gold Cup 2021, Guatemala was not appreciated. Therefore, in the first round, Los Chapines had to receive a 0-2 defeat against El Salvador.
Guatemala’s recent performance is also not really good. Looking at the past 5 matches of this team, they can only win once. It was a 4-0 win against Guyana. Meanwhile, in the remaining 4 matches, coach Rafael Loredo’s students drew 2 and lost 2 times. Returning to the 0-2 loss in the first round against El Salvador, Guatemala lost the Asian bet.
Mexico’s form in the last 5 matches: L D W W D
Mexico is not able to show the most effective face to earn satisfactory results in recent times. Specifically, considering the last 5 matches played, Mexico won exactly 2 times. The 40% win rate certainly did not meet the expectations of the fans. El Tri, on the other hand, drew 2 and lost 1 time. Mexico’s only defeat came from the loss in the CONCACAF Nations League final to the US team.
Recently on their opening day at the Gold Cup 2021, Mexico has brought a lot of disappointment. Facing a weaker opponent, Trinidad & Tobago, coach Gerardo Martino’s students created a lot of pressure. However, despite launching up to 30 shots, Mexico could not find a goal. Thereby they accepted a 0-0 draw.
Select: Draw FT.
From 2004 until now, the total number of encounters between the two teams is 10. Guatemala is lagging behind Mexico when they can only win once. So Guatemala’s win rate is 10%. In the opposite direction, Mexico defeated the opponent in 7 matches. In addition, 2 matches ended in a draw.
The only time Guatemala could beat Mexico came from 2007. Then it was a series of 5 draws and losses for Los Chapines. The last time they met, Mexico easily won 3-0.
Select: Mexico FT.
Guatemala is still maintaining their stability in attack in recent matches. Specifically considering the past 5 matches, the number of goals scored by the Guatemalan players is 5. Not only that, the defense lost exactly 3 goals, corresponding to 0.6 goals lost/match.
Like the opponent, Mexico also has a good attack. In the last 5 matches played, Mexico has earned 9 goals. The corresponding scoring efficiency is 1.8 goals/match. Meanwhile, the defense conceded 2 times and kept 4 clean sheets.
With Over/Under 3.25, Guatemala’s last 5 matches have won Under 4 times, corresponding to a rate of 80%. On the Mexican side, Under won 3 times in the last 5 matches they attended.
Select: Under 3.25 FT.
Guatemala vs Mexico Prediction: Guatemala 0-3 Mexico FT (0-2 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 2nd match between Guatemala vs Mexico on 2021/07/15 of the CMD368 bookie.