Nacional Potosi vs Fluminense Soccer Prediction Today
The Nacional campaign does not allow its fans to dream of such a reaction. On Sunday, May 6, also acting in their domains, the club was beaten by Bolivar. It was his fifth loss in the last ten games. In that period, the draws happened and three chances and the victories were only two.
The duel against Bolivar was for the quarterfinals of the Bolivian Championship in their Opening Tournament of 2018. Now the Nacional will need to defeat the rival by two goals of advantage, in the house of the adversary, to try to reach the semifinals.
In the first phase, the team reached 18 points (five wins, three draws and six losses), being in the third place of group B.
Fluminense had problems with its strategy to combat the effects of altitude. He would stay in Sucre to do acclimatization at an altitude of almost 2,000 feet. However, protests in the region caused the airport to be closed and the roads blocked.
He tried to make Conmebol, the organizer of the South American Cup, change the place of the game. Since he did not get an answer, he had to leave for Plan B. He decided to send the delegation to Santa Cruz de La Sierra leaving to continue to Potosi a few hours before departure in chartered flight.
On Sunday, May 6, the team secured their first away win at Brasileirão. After failing to defeat Vitória in Salvador, they went on to score 2-1. They reached seven points (two wins, one draw and one defeat) in seventh place.
Coach Abel Braga has scheduled two changes to the team for Thursday’s game. Defender Gum and left-back Airton, who could not face the red-black Bahian, should resume their positions on the team. Thus, Natham and Marlon lose their places.
The team has experience of working at altitude. It went through this last season but in cities less than 3,000 feet above sea level. When climbing a little higher, greater difficulties are expected.
Soccer Prediction of the Day Nacional Potosi vs Fluminense
Although he has not made the preparation that he programmed and the altitude really is an obstacle for those who are not accustomed to this condition, the technical fragility of Nacional Potosi makes possible a more risky guess in this game. Also because the Bolivians will have to launch the attack and will leave spaces in their fragile defensive system.
Prediction Today: Fluminense