Mexico receives Venezuela, on the night of Thursday to Friday, for a preparation meeting before the Copa America. Both teams want to win to build confidence before the start of the competition.
Football Betting Tips Mexico vs Venezuela
Eliminated in the round of 16 of the World Cup by Brazil, Mexico had a difficult end of the year 2018 with 5 defeats in 6 matches including 3 last against Chile (0-1), Argentina twice ( 2-0 and 2-0). But the Verde found colors in March by defeating Chile (3-1) and against Paraguay (4-2).
For its part, Venezuela did not participate in the World Cup but got its ticket for the Copa America. Vinotinto has played only friendly matches since the end of 2017. At the end of the year, it won in the United Arab Emirates (0-2) and drew against Japan (1-1) and Iran (1-1). In March, Rafael Dudamel’s men won in Argentina (1-3) and lost in Catalonia (2-1). Finally, they drew Sunday night in Ecuador (1-1).
The staff for Mexico vs Venezuela
For Mexico, the important Miguel Layun, Hirving Lozano and Jesus Manuel Corona are all injured. In addition, Hector Herrera is no longer in the group since the World Cup and the top scorer of the selection Chicharito Hernandez was not selected for the competition. However, there are many executives in the group such as Ochoa (Liege Standart), Moreno (Real Sociedad), Reyes (Leganes), Guardian (Betis), Fabian (Philadephia Union) and Raul Jimenez (Wolverhampton) .
Among the players known in the Venezuelan selection, we find Roberto Rosales (Espanyol Barcelona), Rolf Felshter (Los Angeles Galaxy), Junior Moreno (United DC), Yangel Herrera (Huesca), Thomas Rincon (Torino), Adalberto Penaranda (Watford) , or Josef Martinez (Atlanta United). Top scorer is Salomon Rindon who lives in Newcastle.
Mexico vs Venezuela Our Betting Tips Explained
With the absence of some of its executives, Mexico may not be able to find the fault in this often strong Venezuelan team. Draw
Betting Tips: Under 2.5 goals