Flamengo RJ vs Cruzeiro Prediction & Tips
Flamengo and Cruzeiro, two very important Brazilian teams with great international tradition, are measured in a masterful crossing for the eighth-finals of the Copa Libertadores, which generates expectations and promises to be exciting. The “Mengao” comes from performing an acceptable group stage, finishing in the second position of group D (with ten points, behind the leader River) and maintaining the undefeated so far in the competition. For its part, the Cruzeiro is excited to get its third Copa Libertadores, knowing that it has players of great quality to be one of the main animators of the tournament. The team led by Mano Menezes comes from being the leader of group E (with an outstanding campaign in the group stage of three wins, two draws and only one loss) and bets its main chips to its offensive power to advance phase in the Cup There is a seductive and attractive football proposal between two historical teams of South America, with chances that the game ends in a draw.
Of the last five games between both teams, three of them finished in a draw.
Flamengo is one of the undefeated so far in the competition.
The Cruzeiro comes to this instance after being the leader of group E (with eleven points).
Both teams were champions of the Copa Libertadores in their history: Cruzeiro has two titles (1976 and 1997), while Flamengo was consecrated in 1981.
There is a rough, close and emotional match between two very important teams from Brazil and South America. Therefore, considering parity, there may be a draw in this first leg of the round of 16.
Flamengo RJ – Cruzeiro FREE TIPS
Flamengo RJ – Win @ 2.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90