Gama take on visitors Santos in the first leg of Copa do Brasil round of 32. The match will be played in Brasilia at Bezerrao on Thursday, July 21st.
The team from the capitol represent lower leagues but they’ve managed to battle through two round of the competition to get a chance to face the best teams of the country. The have defeated America Natal, 1-0, 2-3 and ABC on penalties after two draws 1-1, 1-1. Gama played 14 matches at home in 2016, taking seven wins, five draws and two defeats against much lower-level opponents.
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Santos are one of the leaders of Brazilian football. The team is currently fourth in Serie A with 26 points and 27-14 goal difference after 15 matches played. The team played 18 matches on the road in 2016 in all competitions, taking six wins, seven draws and five defeats.
Gama and Santos played four head-to-heads in their history. Three of this matches ended with draws and one time Gama were victorious. We can expect the host to offer a battle at own turf to notable visitors, who might rest some of the key players. Of course, the hosts have small chances for success but they are able to avoid thrashing defeat in the home leg.
Prediction for the match: Gama to win with +1.5 Asian Handicap.