Guangzhou R&F vs Shanghai Shenhua
League: Chinese Super League regular season
Date: Sunday, 26th May 2017
Time: Kick off at 13:00
Venue: Yuexiushan Stadium
Guangzhou R & F and Shanghai Shenhua measured at Yuexiushan Stadium in a match for the 11th day of the CSL. The history of direct matches played in this stadium is favorable to the home team, who in the last 5 games won 2, tied 2 and lost 1. But the last time these two teams played a game in this stadium in 11- 09-2016, for the CSL, the two teams tied for (1-1). Renatinho (7 ‘) scored the goals for the Guangzhou R & F, and G. Moreno (49’) for the Shanghai Shenhua. The home / off condition deserves particular attention, since despite this being a match between 4º and 8º of the league table, it is actually a clash between the 7th classified in home games and the 6th as a visitor.
Guangzhou R&F :
The home team is currently in 4th place, with 18 points won, after 5 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses. In the penultimate game, tied at home against Hebei CFFC for (1-1). In the last game, tied outside the Beijing Guoan by (2-2). Curiously, this is a team that has achieved more positive results outside than in its stadium, since it won 11 points as a visitor and only 7 in its stadium. In his last 4 home games for the championship the Guangzhou R & F won 2, tied 1 and lost 1, so he won 7 points in 12 possible. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 7 of the last 10 matches, reason why it has not presented great solidity defensive, But its attack has marked regularly, since that it marked goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 10 matches in the competition, he suffered the first goal 4 times and only achieved 1 comeback.
The Guangzhou R & F is making a good championship in the Chinese Super League and is very close to securing the Asian Champions League, so it is vital that they win the victory in this home game. In this confrontation with the Shanghai Shenhua you will be able to conquer an interesting result, since it is going through a better moment of form than its rival, reason why taking advantage of the support of its fans must fight for the three points. Coach Dragan Stojkovic has no injured or suspended players, so he will present a team at full strength.
Shanghai Shenhua :
After 3 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses, the away team is currently in 8th place with 11 points. In his last game, he lost to the Shanghai SIPG at home for (1-3), after in the previous game having tied it out, in a match against Henan Jianye, by (0-0). This is a team that usually wins more positive results as a visitor than at home, having won 7 outside and 4 points in their stadium, with 10 goals scored and 11 suffered as a visitor, against 6 goals scored and 4 suffered at home. In his last 6 games as a visitor to the championship the Shanghai Shenhua recorded 2 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses, so he won 7 points in 18 chances. His attack has marked regularly, since he scored goals in 8 of the last 9 matches for this competition.
Shenhua Shenhua is making a regular championship in the Chinese league, so he needs to earn points in this match to improve his position in the table, despite playing as a visitor. The team is aware that this visit to Guangzhou will not be easy, as the rival team is going through a better moment of form and has the support of their fans. So a draw would be an interesting result in this match. Coach Gustavo Poyet does not have players injured or suspended, so he will also present a team at its maximum strength.
Guangzhou R&F vs Shanghai Shenhua Head to Head [H2H]:
11.09.16 SL Guangzhou R&F Shanghai Shenhua 1 : 1
15.05.16 SL Shanghai Shenhua Guangzhou R&F 5 : 1
04.07.15 SL Shanghai Shenhua Guangzhou R&F 1 : 0
13.03.15 SL Guangzhou R&F Shanghai Shenhua 0 : 1
14.09.14 SL Guangzhou R&F Shanghai Shenhua 4 : 0
Guangzhou R&F have scored 1 or more goals in their last 14 home Super League games in a row
Shanghai Shenhua are conceding an average of 1.83 goals in away Super League games
Shanghai Shenhua have been conceding an average of 1.67 goals in their league matches
Shanghai Shenhua have conceded 2 or more goals in 5 of their last 7 Super League games
Over 2.5 goals have been seen in 6 of Guangzhou R&F’s last 7 matches in Super League
Shanghai Shenhua have scored 2 or more goals in 4 of their last 6 Super League games
Shanghai Shenhua have allowed at least two goals in 4 of their last 6 away Super League games
Shanghai Shenhua have scored 2 or more goals in 4 of their last 5 away Super League games
Over 2.5 Goals.