Brazil and Venezuela will meet at Estadio Nacional de Brasilia for the opening Copa America match on Saturday. The two teams were drawn in group B of the tournament with the likes of Ecuador, Peru and Colombia.
Brazil vs Venezuela Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Brazil||Win||16 W/ 3 D/ 1 L||6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L|
|Venezuela||Loss||1 W/ 3 D/ 16 L||1 W/ 3 D/ 6 L|
Last game between the teams: 14.11.2020 World Cup Qualification: Brazil – Venezuela 1:0; Roberto Firmino 66’
Last game on Brazilian soil: 14.11.2020 World Cup Qualification: Brazil – Venezuela 1:0; Roberto Firmino 66’
Worth mentioning: The two nations met for the last time seven months ago in November of 2020, when Brazil prevailed with a slender 1:0 at home. Selecao is currently unbeaten in eight consecutive H2H clashes, recording five victories and three draws and kept six clean sheets in the process. Venezuela last managed to score more than a goal past Brazil in 2008, which coincides with their last triumph. Two of the last five encounters between the two nations produced over 2,5 goals and both of the same also witnessed goals at both ends.
Brazil vs Venezuela Stats
|As of 11.06||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Brazil||Win||7 W/ 2 D/ 1 L||4 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
|Venezuela||Draw||4 W/ 2 D/ 4 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L|
Last game Brazil: 09.06.2021 World Cup Qualification: Paraguay – Brazil 0:2; Neymar 4’, Lucas Paqueta 90’
Top performers Brazil: Neymar 5 goals, Roberto Firmino 3 goals, Richarlison 3 goals.
Next game Brazil: 18.06.2021 Copa America: Brazil – Peru
Last game Venezuela: 09.06.2021 World Cup Qualification: Venezuela – Uruguay 0:0
Top performers Venezuela: Jhon Chancellor 1 goal, Luis Mago 1 goal, Salomon Rondon 1 goal.
Next game Venezuela: 18.06.2021 Copa America: Colombia – Venezuela
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Brazil visited Paraguay on Tuesday and returned home with all of the three points after securing 0:2 victory. Selecao had won all of its last seven encounters and managed to keep six clean sheets in the process. Prior to that Brazil went five consecutive meetings without a triumph. All but one of the seven matches of their current winning streak were decided by bigger than one goal margins. Both of Brazil’s only two defeats across the last twenty encounters came at home and via the same 0:1 score. One of Neymar & Co. last five clashes featured over 2,5 goals, and only the same also saw both involved nations to score.
Venezuela managed to earn a point when facing Uruguay at home on Tuesday, as the two teams finished in a boring goalless draw. They have failed to win both of their games in 2021 so far, with Venezuela’s last victory dating to November of 2020 when prevailing 2:1 over Chile. That remains the only occasions across the last six encounters, when Venezuela managed to score more than a goal. Two of their last five clashes resulted in over 2,5 goals and also two witnessed goals at both ends.
Brazil vs Venezuela News
Missing players Brazil: Weverton is injured. Thiago Silva is doubtful.
Missing players Venezuela: Jhon Murillo is injured.
Brazil vs Venezuela Predictions
Brazil to win – 1.16 @ bet365