Bahia vs Athletico Paranaense Match Analysis & Prediction
13/11/2023 12:30 am
Athletico Paranaense’s bid to secure a CONMEBOL Libertadores spot for next season is set to tested again ahead of their Sunday game at Arena Fonte Nova against Bahia, who have hopes of staying clear of the relegation zone.
The visitors played out a 1-1 draw against Fortaleza at Ligga Arena in their last Serie A match to extend their winless streak to four games, leaving them in seventh place on 50 points.
Athletico Paranaense are eight points behind fourth-placed RB Bragantino in the CONMEBOL Libertadores race with five matches left to play. Santos are nine points adrift of o Furacao in the CONMEBOL Sudamericana race.
In league matches on the road this season, Athletico PR have four wins, four draws and eight losses, and will be looking to reverse a three-game away winless run, having not earned a win away since October 18 against Gremio.
Bahia were beaten 3-0 in their last Serie A match at home against Cuiaba, leaving them in 15th place on 37 points, level on points with 17th-placed Cruzeiro but just outside of the relegation zone.
At Arena Fonte Nova this season, the hosts have picked up 25 points from a possible 48 on offer in 16 Serie A matches, with seven wins, four draws and five losses.
The previous Serie A match between the sides saw Athletico PR claim a 2-0 victory at Ligga Arena in July, with Vitor Roque and Erick getting on the scoresheet.
Bahia vs. Athletico Paranaense Head to head
In the 28 previous meetings between these two teams, Bahia have claimed seven victories while Athletico PR have won 17, and they have drawn in four. Paranaense have scored 45 goals and conceded 28 in the process.
25/06/2021Bahia2Athletico Paranaense1Serie A
10/10/2021Athletico Paranaense0Bahia2Serie A
23/06/2022Bahia1Athletico Paranaense2Copa do Brasil
13/07/2022Athletico Paranaense2Bahia1Copa do Brasil
17/07/2023Athletico Paranaense2Bahia0Serie A
Bahia Team News
Everaldo, Biel and Rafael Ratao have made a difference in the final third of the field for Bahia this season, scoring seven, five and four times respectively.
In a potential 4-3-3 formation for the hosts, the trio of Cauly, Everaldo and Gabriel Teixeira Biel should start up front, with Marcos Felipe featuring in goal.
Bahia's Last 5 Matches
Athletico Paranaense Team News
Athletico Paranaense have been a threat to opposition teams courtesy of Roque, who has scored 11 goals this season, including five match-opening strikes.
Following Roque’s current absence through injury, Vitor Bueno, Romulo Cardoso and Agustin Canobbio should start up front for the visitors in a likely 3-4-3 formation.
Athletico Paranaense's Last 5 Matches
26/10/2023Athletico Paranaense3America Mineiro2Serie A
29/10/2023Athletico Paranaense1Sao Paulo1Serie A
02/11/2023Corinthians1Athletico Paranaense0Serie A
05/11/2023Palmeiras1Athletico Paranaense0Serie A
09/11/2023Athletico Paranaense1Fortaleza1Serie A
Bahia vs. Athletico Paranaense: Odds and Predictions
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