Mexico will welcome Venezuela on Wednesday in a friendly game, part of the hosts preparation for Copa America, while the visitors will take part in the Gold Cup. El Tri will be looking to keep their perfect record in 2019, while the Venezuelans will try to repeat their surprise 3:0 victory over the same opponents in 2011.
Mexico vs Venezuela Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Mexico||Draw||6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L||6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L|
|Venezuela||Draw||1 W/ 3 D/ 6 L||1 W/ 3 D/ 6 L|
Last game between the nations: 14.06.2016 Mexico – Venezuela 1:1; Jesus Corona 80′; Jose Velazquez 10′
Last game on Mexican soil: 14.06.2016 Mexico – Venezuela 1:1; Jesus Corona 80′; Jose Velazquez 10′
Worth mentioning: All of the ten meetings between the sides took place in Mexico, with the records showing six victories for El Tri, two draws and a single win for the Venezuelans. Despite Mexico’s positive H2H balance, if we look only in the previous five games, then the stats are equal with 1 triumph for each country and 3 draws, with the goal balance standing at 7:8 in Venezuela’s favor. Three of those featured over 2,5 goals and all but one witnessed goals at both ends.
Mexico vs Venezuela Stats
|As of 03.06||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Mexico||Win||3 W/ 0 D/ 7 L||3 W/ 0 D/ 2 L|
|Venezuela||Draw||3 W/ 3 D/ 4 L||2 W/ 2 D/ 1 L|
Last game Mexico: 27.03.2019 Mexico – Paraguay 4:2; Jonathan dos Santos 6′, Gustavo Gomez 9′ (own goal), Javier Hernandez 24′, Luis Montes 90′; Hernan Perez 59′, Derlis Gonzalez 84′; Miguel Almiron from the visiting side was sent off with straight red card in the 63′
Next game Mexico: 09.06.2019 Mexico – Ecuador
Last game Venezuela: 02.06.2019 Venezuela – Ecuador 1:1; Roberto Rosales 38′ (penalty); Enner Valencia 90′
Next game Venezuela: 09.06.2019 USA – Venezuela
|Last 10 games||GF : GA||Over 2,5 goals||BTTS||Clean Sheets|
Worth mentioning: Mexico started 2019 with two victories over Chile and Paraguay, after sending 2018 with a run of seven losses in eight games. Both of those matches featured over 3,5 goals and saw both involved nations hitting the back of the nets, with all of the previous three producing under 2,5 and seeing only one of the sides scoring. No draw has been registered in the last seven Mexico home outings.
Each of Venezuela last five meetings witnessed goals at both ends, with two of them featuring over 2,5 goals. Just two of their last sixteen outings were won by the home sides and surprisingly it was Basque Country and Catalonia Selection that won those games, with Venezuela visiting nations like Argentina twice, USA and Japan among others in the process.
Mexico vs Venezuela News
Missing players Mexico: Hirving Lozano is out injured.
Missing players Venezuela: No reports of injuries or suspension.
Mexico vs Venezuela Predictions
Mexico to win