In the latest round of Brasileiro Serie A fixtures, Santos will host Atletico Mineiro at Vila Belmiro on Sunday.
With eight points from six games, the hosts sit in 10th place in the league rankings. They have a two-win, two-loss, and two-draw record.
Santos’ most recent league match ended in a 2-2 tie against Gremio. Gremio got goals from Diego Souza and Matheus Henrique, while Santos got goals from Marcus Guilherme and Marinho.
Atletico Mineiro, on the other hand, lost 2-1 away to Ceara in their previous encounter. Cuca’s team almost missed out on a point at Estádio Carlos de Alencar Pinto, but Ceara won thanks to a 96th-minute strike from Gabriel Lacerda.
With 10 points from six games, Atletico Mineiro is in seventh place in the standings.
Atletico Mineiro against Santos Head-to-Head
Santos and Atletico Mineiro have met 40 times in their history. Santos FC has won 16 of those games, while Atletico Madrid has won 15 of them. There have been nine games in which the scores have remained the same.
The last match between the two teams ended in a 2-0 victory for Atletico Mineiro. Mineiro won all three points on home soil thanks to a first-half brace from Jefferson Savarino.
Santos vs. Atletico Mineiro Team News Santos vs. Atletico Mineiro
A knee strain has forced John Victor to sit out. Jobson, Sandry Roberto, and Rafael Longuine are all injured and will miss the rest of the season.
Raniel’s Achilles injury keeps him out of games.
John Victor, Jobson, Raniel, Sandry Roberto, and Rafael Longuine have all been injured.
None of them are certain.
No one has been suspended.
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