South Africa - Mexico betting tip & odds comparison 28.07.2021
In gameweek 3 of Summer Olympics, South Africa will host Mexico at Sapporo Dome. Kick-off is scheduled for 1:30 PM on Jul 28, 2021 With our match prediction and odds comparison for South Africa vs. Mexico you are guaranteed to get all the important facts and details for this fixture. First and foremost, we will take a close look at the teams' recent performances.
Out of their last 5 Summer Olympics fixtures, Mexico have won 2 games (2 wins, 1 draw, 2 defeats). The away record in the current Summer Olympics season reads as follows: 0 wins, 0 draws und 1 defeat - Goal difference 1:2.
South Africa vs Mexico, Olympics Tokyo 2020, 28.07.2021
South Africa are still in the hunt for their first point in this Olympics after losing their opening two games. Nothing short of victory against Mexico will keep their hopes alive in this tournament.
Mexico know that victory against South Africa will guarantee passage to the next round. They were impressive in their opening game where they dismissed France 4-1 and a repeat of the same would be welcome.
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After losing their opening two games, South Africa are facing an early trip back home from this year’s Olympic football tournament. They are now winless in their last 6 Olympic matches (L4 D2) and their only football victory at the Olympics came back in 2000.
South Africa will take some positives from their 4-3 loss to France in their last game, where they showed impressive fighting spirit. A similar fighting performance can give them something from this match.
Mexico kicked off the tournament on a high with a 4-1 demolition of highly-fancied France. It was a show of excellent attacking football that may have surprised many pundits. Nevertheless, they were brought back down to earth when they were beaten 2-1 by the hosts Japan in their second game.
Mexico will be hoping that their marauding attack will produce the goods yet again as they face a stubborn South Africa side. Victory for Mexico in this game will see them qualify for the next round from the group so they will take this game very seriously.
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South Africa are yet to do enough to convince fans that they deserve victory in this match. They came close in their last game before losing narrowly and will be looking to go one step better in this match.
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Mexico should prepare for a tough game as their opponents are likely to give them a hard time. The central Americans will be relying on their attack to carry the team into the next round in a game they are expected to dominate.
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South Africa performance of the last 2 home matches
Mexico performance of the last 8 away matches
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