Copa America 2019 will be held in Brazil and the hosts will face Bolivia in the opening game on Friday. The hosts of the tournament are eight time winners, while the Bolivians have one continental triumph to their names. Brazil will be without their biggest star Neymar, who is injured.
Brazil vs Bolivia Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Brazil||Draw||12 W/ 4 D/ 4 L||8 W/ 2 D/ 0 L|
|Bolivia||Draw||2 W/ 2 D/ 6 L||0 W/ 2 D/ 8 L|
Last game between the nations: 05.10.2017 Bolivia – Brazil 0:0
Last game on Brazilian soil: 07.10.2016 Brazil – Bolivia 5:0; Neymr 11′, Philippe Coutinho 26′, Filipe Luis 39′, Gabriel Jesus 44′, Roberto Firmino 75′
Worth mentioning: Brazil and Bolivia last faced each other little less than two years ago and ended in a scoreless draw. Just two of the previous ten meetings were won by the visiting sides and they both were Brazilian victories. Three of the last five meetings featured over 2,5 goals, while only one saw both sides hitting the back of the nets, as Brazil kept four clean sheets in the process.
Brazil vs Bolivia Stats
|As of 10.06||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Brazil||Win||9 W/ 1 D/ 0 L||4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L|
|Bolivia||Loss||1 W/ 4 D/ 5 L||0 W/ 2 D/ 3 L|
Last game Brazil: 09.06.2019 Brazil – Honduras 7:0; Gabriel Jesus 6′, 47′, Thiago Silva 13′, Philippe Coutinho 37′ (penalty), David Neres 56′, Roberto Firmino 65′, Richarlison 70′; Rommel Quioto from the visiting side was sent off with straight red card in the 29′
Next game Brazil: 19.06.2019 Copa America: Brazil – Venezuela
Last game Bolivia: 02.06.2019 France – Bolivia 2:0; Thomas Lemar 5′, Antoine Griezmann 43′
Next game Bolivia: 19.06.2019 Copa America: Peru – Bolivia
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Brazil are coming into this game, on the back of 9 victories in 10 games, with their last defeat being the loss to Belgium in the World Cup in Russia. As seen in the table above, the team conceded just two goals during that run, and only three matches featured over 2,5 goals. When listed as host Brazil recorded 6 victories and 6 clean sheets from their last seven meetings, with the only exception being the 1:1 draw with Panama.
Bolivia will be looking for their first victory in eight matches when facing Brazil on Friday. The team scored just three goal across those seven matches, as only the two in which the Bolivians scored featured 2,5 goals and witnessed goals at both ends.
Brazil vs Bolivia News
Missing players Brazil: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Bolivia: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Brazil vs Bolivia Predictions
Brazil to win -1 handicap – 1.33 @ bet365