Brazil vs. Colombia predictions for Thursday’s Charity match for Chapecoense victims at Engenhao. The sides will meet for a friendly clash said not to feature the stars playing in Europe. Read on for all our free predictions and betting tips.
Brazil vs. Colombia Betting Tips
Colombia will travel to Rio de Janeiro for their friendly and charity clash to Brazil at Engenhao stadium in Rio de Janeiro. While the main focus will surely be sending an important message of compassion from the grounds, we do expect Canarinho to earn a win which can be backed at 5/4 with Ladbrokes
While we expect both sides to feature mainly local stars, Brazil have announced no players playing in Europe will make appearances but the massive attendance is not questionable here. We do believe we’ll be in for an exciting and emotional display, with attractive football both sides enjoy to play!
Brazil have netted a high total of 14 goals in their last five outings and manager Tite is well-known for enjoying and promoting all-out-attack approach. With such nature of the match, we do feel crowds will be pleased and going for Over 2.5 goals FT could now be the best way to approach the fixture (currently backed at a good-looking 4/5 with BetVictor
Los Cafeteros will not be a sitting duck here and they will want to leave Rio with heads held high, giving the fans something to cheer for themselves. They have been in a poor spell of form themselves, and this will be a perfect opportunity to lift the team spirits and check out some new players.
Brazil vs. Colombia Stats
The teams have met twice over the past two years, where Colombia earned a win in their Copa America clash back in June 2015 (0-1) and Brazil got the better in their World Cup qualifier (2-1 in September 20169. We’re used to watching World star-fueled and exciting clashes between the sides and we don’t feel this one will be much different!
We’ll go for a 2-1 correct score prediction, as the narrow win for Brazil can be backed at 8/1 with William Hill
. Brazil have earned two such wins in their last four head-to-head encounters and this could now be value for those keeping the faith!