Coritiba vs Vasco da Gama Match Analysis & Prediction
12/05/2023 1:00 am
Coritiba will be looking to end a run of disappointing early Serie A form in Friday’s home contest against Vasco da Gama at Estadio Major Antonio Couto Pereira.
The hosts are currently sitting in 19 place in the Serie A standings on one point after four matches, four points behind their forthcoming opponents.
Coritiba enter the contest of the back of a 3-1 defeat at the hands of Bahia at Arena Fonte Nova, extending their winless season start to four matches.
In their two previous Serie A matches at home this season, Antonio Carlos Zago’s side have one draw and one loss.
The hosts currently find themselves on a three-game home winless streak dating back to November 2022 against Corinthians.
Vasco da Gama played out a 1-1 draw against Fluminense at Estadio Jornalista Mario Filho (Maracana) in their last league match to extend their winless run to three, leaving them in 11th place on five points through four matches.
Mauricio Barbieri’s side have a record of one win and one draw on their travels this season in two league matches.
O Almirante will be out to extend a three-game away unbeaten run, with the last time they were beaten on the road being in February 2021 against Fortaleza.
When the two sides last met in Serie A action, Coritiba won 1-0 at Estadio Sao Januario in January 2021, with Hugo Moura scoring the only goal of the game in the 44th minute.
Coritiba vs. Vasco da Gama Head to head
In the 29 previous meetings between these two teams, Coritiba have claimed 10 victories while Vasco da Gama have won 12, and they have drawn in seven. Vasco da Gama have scored 35 goals and conceded 36 in the process.
21/10/2017Vasco da Gama1Coritiba1Serie A
20/09/2020Coritiba1Vasco da Gama0Serie A
17/01/2021Vasco da Gama0Coritiba1Serie A
14/07/2021Coritiba1Vasco da Gama1Serie B
16/10/2021Vasco da Gama2Coritiba1Serie B
Coritiba Team News
Coritiba manager Carlos Zago is likely to prefer a 3-4-3 formation for this games, which could see Kaio Cesar, Alef Manga and Rodrigo Pinho start in the final third of the field.
Bruno Gomes and Willian Farias are expected to start in centra midfield, with Jamerson and Natanael playing at the flanks.
Coritiba's Last 5 Matches
27/04/2023Sport Recife2Coritiba0Copa do Brasil
29/04/2023Coritiba1Sao Paulo1Serie A
Vasco da Gama Team News
Barbieri is expected to utilise a 4-3-3 formation for Friday’s contest, which would see Gabriel Pec, Pedro Raul and Alex Teixeira lead the line up front.
The back four of Lucas Piton, Leo, Robson Bambu and Jose Luis Rodriguez are expected to start in front of goalkeeper Leo Jardim.
Vasco da Gama's Last 5 Matches
24/03/2023Vasco da Gama1Flamengo3Carioca Serie A
16/04/2023Atletico Mineiro1Vasco da Gama2Serie A
23/04/2023Vasco da Gama2Palmeiras2Serie A
02/05/2023Vasco da Gama0Bahia1Serie A
07/05/2023Fluminense1Vasco da Gama1Serie A
Coritiba vs. Vasco da Gama: Odds and Predictions
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