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The Serie A clash at Sao Paulo's stadium this coming Sunday sees home team Sao Paulo battling it out for the win against Juventude. The last time these two sides facing off here came up against each other, Sao Paulo came away with a 3-1 win.

Sao Paulo approach round 14 as number 10 in the Serie A table with 18 points on their account so far. With 13 rounds behind them, Juventude have amassed ten points, placing them as number 20 in the standings.

Sao Paulo as well as Juventude suffered disappointing defeats in both of their most previous matches. This could lead to a cautious encounter as neither side naturally fancies losing once again already.

Sao Paulo scored 12 goals, conceded 11 and fought their way to one clean sheets in their previous ten matches.

Juventude are currently not the most scoring team in the Serie A, as they only found the back of the net nine times in ten matches. This is an average of just 0.9 goals a game in which they conceded 17 times, an average of 1.7 per game. They managed one clean sheets in of these.

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Sao Paulo Form

In their last three matches, Sao Paulo won 1-0 against America MG, before losing 1-0 against Botafogo RJ and 1-2 to Palmeiras. Sao Paulo won four of their previous six Serie A games at the Sao Paulo's stadium. They both drew and lost once, as they conceded six and scored 12 goals.

Juventude Form

Juventude lost their previous three matches by 2-0 against Corinthians, 1-2 against Santos and 3-1 against Atletico GO. Juventude claimed just one win from the last six away games in the Serie A. They also drew two and were defeated three times, as they were outscored by 12 goals to six.

Sao Paulo are among the three top scoring teams on home soil this season in the Serie A. They so far banged in 12 goals, while also giving away six goals.

Sao Paulo took 10 points from their last seven encounters with teams from the bottom half of the Serie A table. This amounts to two wins after scoring nine times and conceding nine. Juventude claimed one win and six points from their last eight encounters with teams in the top half of the Serie A, while scoring seven goals to 14 against.

Bookmakers have Sao Paulo down as rather big favourites for the win, when Juventude arrive at Sao Paulo's stadium. While it might prove problematic, we still believe they will come through and deliver.

Sao Paulo vs Juventude Stats

      Sao Paulo vs Juventude Team News

      Sao Paulo might be looking at five missing players for their upcoming assignment against Juventude.

      Luan Santos, Andres Colorado, Alisson, Nikao and Gabriel Sara are missing from the squad, Sao Paulo will field against Juventudeon Sunday.

      More than a handful of players could be forced out of the next match for Juventude, who are looking at eight players nursing various problems.

      Isidro Pitta, Vitor Gabriel, Marlon Adriano, Moraes, Vitor Mendes, Felipe Alves, Kelvi and Edinho all face a spell on the sidelines for Juventude due to various injuries.

      Sao Paulo vs Juventude H2H

      Their latest encounter was a belter of a game, which finished with a 3-1 scoreline. An uncommon result, but we would not mind a similar goal fest this coming Sunday. Sao Paulo won 60% of their last meetings against Juventude for at total record of 6-2-2, as their next visitors won two matches. A record worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

      Betting on both teams to score in recent matches between Sao Paulo and Juventude would have made you a decent profit. Both teams found their way to the goal seven times in their previous ten matches. Odds on both teams finding the back of the net are best priced at 2.20 with the bookies.

      Sao Paulo vs Juventude Betting Tips

      Despite having scored only twice in his last six league matches, Jonathan Calleri has actually netted nine goals during this Serie A season. He will surely want to add some more until the end of the campaign, and the upcoming match against outsiders Juventude should be a good opportunity for him to improve on his recent goalscoring ratio. In short, siding with Jonathan Calleri to add another goal this season should be a bet to consider.

      Sao Paulo's stadium have been a happy hunting ground for Sao Paulo lately, claiming eight win from 10 across all tournaments. They drew one and lost one of these, while Juventude won three of their most recent 10 games away. The latter drew two and lost five as well. Sao Paulo kept a clean sheet six times in their previous 10 matches on home soil, while, Juventude have been able to keep a clean sheet in one of their last 10 games away from home.

      There were more than three goals scored five times in the past ten encounters between Sao Paulo and Juventude, with the former averaging 2.3 goals a game. Juventude scored one goal per game, while both teams to score paid out seven times in this run. Over 2.5 goals came out three times in the ten matches across the tournaments for Sao Paulo, who scored an average of 1.2 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the visitor's last ten games this season. On average, they scored 0.8 times in those matches.