In mid-June the CONCACAF Gold Cup starts in 2019 and the preparations for the tournament are already in full swing. In addition to the Gold Cup for teams from North, Central America and the Caribbean is also the Copa America, in which the South American national teams will compete. In the preparatory match between Mexico and Venezuela, there will be a duel between two teams that will be represented in the upcoming tournaments in two weeks. Mexico are considered to be one of the strongest national teams at CONCACAF in the 2019 Gold Cup and are the title favorites in the tournament, while Venezuela in the Copa America starts according to odds rather than underdogs.
Mexico vs Venezuela Today’s Betting Tips
Also, Mexico was often enough invited to the Copa America and participated quite successfully in the South American tournament. As the two tournaments overlap this time, Mexico will not be in the Copa America, but in the Gold Cup 2019. In the clash between Mexico vs. Venezuela are favored by the hosts according to odds. Whether a corresponding prediction is true remains to be seen.
Mexico – Statistics & Current Form
With seven Gold Cup titles, Mexico is leading the list at CONCACAF. Recently, however, Mexico was already in the semifinals of the Gold Cup 2017 final, which is why the Americans could secure the title in the final against Jamaica. So that the USA does not catch up with Mexico, the “El Tri” has to be successful again this year. Mexico currently only has one more title than the Americans. Since the beginning of the year Gerardo Martino is officially the new national coach of the “El Tri” and thus succeeds Juan Carlos Osorio. In his first two games as Mexico coach Martino could celebrate two impressive victories. In very offensive games Mexico prevailed in the friendly against Chile and Paraguay. Altogether fell in both preparatory games under Martino equal to ten goals. Also in the duel between Mexico vs. Venezuela, a prediction for a scorching match seems quite realistic. After the friendly against Venezuela, the dress rehearsal against Ecuador is on its way, before Mexico will start against Cuba on 15 June in the Gold Cup 2019.
Above all, Mexico benefits from a strong offensive and has technically savvy attackers who make life difficult for the opposing defenders. Under Martino, the “El Tri” had recently found its way to the old strength and convinced in this calendar year. Since the 2018 World Cup in Russia, the Mexican selection had searched in vain for their form in the internationals. Under the new coach, the euphoria is now great to make the eighth Gold Cup title of history perfect. Even without players like Lozano, Hernandez or Corona, the offensive of the Mexicans is still heavily occupied and will prove this at the upcoming tournament.
Expected lineup of Mexico:
↪ Gudino – Rodriguez, Araujo, Reyes, Sanchez – dos Santos, Guardado, Gutierrez – Alvarado, Jimenez, Montes
Last matches of Mexico:
⚽️ 27.03.2019 – Mexico vs. Paraguay 4: 2 (Friendly Match)
⚽️ Mar 23, 2014 – Mexico vs. Chile 3: 1 (friendly)
⚽️ 21.11.2018 – Argentina vs. Mexico 2: 0 (friendly)
⚽️ 17.11.2018 – Argentina vs. Mexico 2: 0 (friendly)
⚽️ 10/17/2018 – Mexico vs. Chile 0: 1 (friendly)
Venezuela – Statistics & Current Form
For Venezuela, it will be in two weeks in the Copa America. After the missed World Cup qualification last year, a surprising coup in the South American tournament is almost ruled out. In the South American qualifying group for the 2018 World Cup, Venezuela had scored only 12 points in 18 games and thus became group last. This year, the “Vinotinto” could indeed bring a surprise friendly victory over Argentina, but the 3-1 should not be praised in the Argentine selection too high. Argentina was not in the lead and was spinning in this game. For the Venezuelans, the recent trend should continue nevertheless. There was a 1-1 draw against Ecuador at the weekend in the third match this calendar year. After the friendly against Mexico, the Venezuelan selection will also hit the USA before the Copa America kicked off against Peru on 15 June. In the last nine international matches stands for Venezuela a balance of 3-3-3 book. In each of these matches, the “Vinotinto” scored at least one hit.
Coach Rafael Dudamel has nominated twelve European legionnaires for the Copa America. José Salónón Rondón is the most valuable actor in the Venezuelan 23-man squad. In addition, the 29-year-old striker from Newcastle United leads the internal scoring at the “Vinotinto” and scored 22 goals in his 71 international appearances. For Venezuela to provide a surprise in the Copa America, are needed by the Dudamel Elf similar strong performances as against Argentina. In the friendly against Mexico and the United States Dudamel once again has the chance to form his starting team for the tournament in Brazil.
Expected formation of Venezuela:
↪ Romo – Rosales, Chancellor, Ferraresi, Hernandez – Herrera, Figuera, Seijas – Penaranda, Hurtado, Murillo
Last matches from Venezuela:
⚽️02.06.2019 – Venezuela Vs. Ecuador 1: 1 (friendly)
⚽️ 25.03.2019 – Catalonia Vs. Venezuela 2: 1 (Non-FIFA Friendlies)
⚽️ 22.03.2019 – Argentina vs. Venezuela 1: 3 (friendly)
⚽️ 20.11.2018 – Iran vs. Venezuela 1: 1 (friendly)
Mexico vs Venezuela Direct comparison
The direct comparison between the two teams clearly speaks in favor of Mexico. In the ten duels, the “El Tri” was able to record six wins, the three clubs drew three separate wins, and Venezuela won only once. The last time the two national teams met in June 2016, when Mexico did not come out in the Copa America over a 1-1 draw against Venezuela. In seven of the ten duels between Mexico and Venezuela, a prediction came to over 2.5 goals.
Mexico vs Venezuela Our Football Betting Tips Explained
Before the El Tri play their last friendly against Ecuador, Coach Martino has the last chance to test out the full squad. Even without the star players in the offensive, the “El Tri” is heavily manned and is a favorite in the Gold Cup 2019. So far, the team showed under the new coach Martino considerable achievements in the preparatory games. Overall, Mexico scored seven goals in the two friendly matches against Chile and Paraguay. If the Mexican selection against Venezuela presents a similar goal-scoring, a new shooter festival could not be ruled out.
Key Facts – Mexico vs Venezuela tips
⭐️ Mexico has lost only one of the ten duels against Venezuela so far.
⭐️ Both teams are facing important tournaments in the summer
⭐️ Mexico impressively won the first two matches under new coach Martino.
Mexico certainly has the stronger squad and has more quality in its breadth than Venezuela. The South Americans, on the other hand, have found their way to the FIFA World Cup qualifiers and have been able to bring some stability into play recently. Although the team was able to win a friendly match against Argentina, a surprising title coup of “Vinotinto” at the Copa America 2019 is almost ruled out, which also underpin the high bookmakers. We would venture a tip on the victory of the Mexican selection in the friendly match between Mexico and Venezuela and put five units on it.
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