Cruz Azul vs FC Juarez Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Cruz Azul play FC Juarez at Estadio Azteca on Sunday 16 January, Kick-off: 05:00. Read on for our free Liga MX prediction and football betting tips.

Cruz Azul

vs

FC Juarez

We’re keeping things simple by backing Cruz Azul on the 1x2 market. They should get the better of FC Juarez and our betting prediction is available at 1.70.

Reasons for our Cruz Azul vs FC Juarez prediction:

  • FC Juarez have lost 7 of their past 10 away matches
  • FC Juarez have failed to win any of their last 4 away matches
  • FC Juarez failed to score in 6 of their last 10 away matches
  • FC Juarez have conceded 2 or more goals in 5 of their last 10 away matches

The visitors look opposable on the 1x2 market, so we’re going to make the home team our tip for this Liga MX clash. You can currently get 1.70 for this selection which looks value.

If you think Cruz Azul will win and keep a clean sheet, you can back them to win + Both Teams to Score No at a bigger price than the Full-Time Result selection.

Betting Tips: Cruz Azul vs FC Juarez

OUR TIPS Cruz Azul To Win @ 1.70 Bet Now T&C apply. Gamble responsibly 18+

Match Preview: Cruz Azul vs FC Juarez

Cruz Azul won over Tijuana at Estadio Azteca in their last game. The scoreline in this Liga MX match was 2-0, with Cruz Azul having two shots on target and 42% of possession.

FC Juarez´s last game was a 2-1 victory over Necaxa at Estadio Benito Juarez. Diego Rolan scored two times in this Liga MX match, with FC Juarez having one corners in total and four shots on target.

The last meeting between Cruz Azul and FC Juarez took place at Estadio Benito Juarez, with FC Juarez winning the game by a 2-1 scoreline.

In the past 4 encounters, we have seen Cruz Azul win three times and FC Juarez land one victory.

Betting Odds: Cruz Azul vs FC Juarez

Bookies favourites Cruz Azul are regarded as the likeliest winners for this Liga MX game and the 1.70 about them triumphing means a 59% chance of winning based on their current betting odds. If you want to back the outsider for this match, FC Juarez are available at 5.50.

Under 2.5 Goals is currently the betting favourite and a bet on this option would mean you need no more than two goals to be scored. As long as one team or more fail to score, then the No option on the Both Teams to Score market will pay out at 1.50.

The leading football betting sites offer hundreds of markets when it comes to Liga MX matches. Make sure you look through all the available options before deciding which bet to place.

Match Stats: Cruz Azul vs FC Juarez

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FC Juarez logo FC Juarez Betting Stats

Full time Result

  • 7 wins, 5 defeats and 8 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 4 wins, 3 defeats and 3 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 6 wins, 10 defeats and 4 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 1 wins, 7 defeats and 2 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

Cruz Azul

FC Juarez

Goals / match
1.6 0.6
Conceded / match
2 1.6
Total / match
3.6 2.2

Corners

Corners

Cruz Azul

FC Juarez

For / match
6.2 2
Against / match
4.2 7.4
Total / match
10.4 9.4

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News: Cruz Azul vs FC Juarez

It’s good to know about any injuries and this is reflected in our Cruz Azul vs FC Juarez team news, with this leading to predicted and confirmed lineups.

Getting the player information you need is easy thanks to the Liga MX squads.

Lineups: Cruz Azul vs FC Juarez

Cruz Azul Confirmed Lineup 4-1-2-3

FC Juarez Confirmed Lineup 4-3-3

Cruz Azul Confirmed Lineup 4-1-2-3

1 Jose de Jesus Corona
24 Juan Escobar 23 Pablo Aguilar 4 J. Cesar Dominguez 16 Adrian Aldrete
6 Erik Lira
19 Carlos Rodriguez 22 Rafael Baca
7 Carlos Antuna 8 Luis Mendoza 15 Ignacio Rivero
1 Hugo Gonzalez
16 Jose Esquivel 23 Ventura Alvarado 3 Alejandro Arribas 15 Maximiliano Olivera
20 Anderson Leite 6 Fernando Juarez 32 Matias Garcia
11 Fabian Castillo 19 Gabriel Fernandez 12 Candido Ramirez

FC Juarez Confirmed Lineup 4-3-3

Cruz Azul Substitutes

  • 2Manuel Mayorga
  • 10Romulo Otero
  • 12Joaquin Martinez
  • 17Bryan Angulo
  • 29Santiago Gimenez
  • 33S. Jurado Roca
  • 194Rodrigo Huescas
  • 204Mauro Zaleta
  • 206Cristian Jimenez
  • 207Edgar Gutierrez

FC Juarez Substitutes

  • 2Adrian Mora
  • 5Jaime Valencia Gomez
  • 13Juan Velasquez
  • 17Flavio Santos
  • 21Francisco Nevarez
  • 24Jose Garcia
  • 26Alberto Acosta
  • 29Carlos Rosel
  • 33Carlos Rodriguez

Previous Cruz Azul Lineups

09 Jan Liga MX
Cruz Azul 2-0 Tijuana
22 Nov Liga MX
Cruz Azul 1-4 Monterrey
08 Nov Liga MX
Pumas 4-3 Cruz Azul

Previous FC Juarez Lineups

08 Jan Liga MX
FC Juarez 2-1 Necaxa
07 Nov Liga MX
Tigres UANL 3-0 FC Juarez
30 Oct Liga MX
FC Juarez 0-2 Puebla

The Cruz Azul vs FC Juarez lineups are available before kick-off, with the predicted lineups showing first and they are followed by confirmed starting 11s.

Injuries & Suspensions: Cruz Azul vs FC Juarez

Cruz Azul Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.

FC Juarez Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Dario Lezcano Knee injury

Check out the latest injuries and suspensions. You can find out the length of absence for each player, with injury news being updated regularly.

Squad information is available for every team so you can identify all the players.

Mexico FlagLiga MX Table

Liga MX 2021/2022

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Club America 17 10 5 2 21:10 35
2 Atlas 17 8 5 4 21:10 29
3 Leon 17 8 5 4 20:14 29
4 Tigres UANL 17 7 7 3 26:14 28
5 Santos Laguna 17 5 9 3 23:16 24
6 Toluca 17 6 6 5 22:22 24
7 Puebla 17 6 6 5 16:16 24
8 Cruz Azul 17 5 8 4 21:17 23
9 Monterrey 17 5 7 5 19:16 22
10 Guadalajara 17 5 7 5 13:13 22
11 Pumas 17 5 6 6 17:23 21
12 Atletico SL 17 4 8 5 19:23 20
13 Mazatlan FC 17 5 5 7 18:24 20
14 Necaxa 17 6 2 9 16:22 20
15 Pachuca 17 4 6 7 19:21 18
16 FC Juarez 17 4 4 9 14:25 16
17 Queretaro 17 3 6 8 11:19 15
18 Tijuana 17 3 6 8 16:27 15
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Club America 9 7 2 0 13:2 23
2 Tigres UANL 9 4 5 0 15:5 17
3 Mazatlan FC 9 4 3 2 13:12 15
4 Pumas 9 4 3 2 11:10 15
5 Monterrey 8 4 2 2 10:4 14
6 Atlas 9 4 2 3 8:5 14
7 Toluca 8 3 4 1 13:9 13
8 Leon 8 3 3 2 11:6 12
9 Cruz Azul 8 3 3 2 11:7 12
10 Santos Laguna 9 2 6 1 9:7 12
11 Necaxa 8 4 0 4 10:10 12
12 Puebla 9 3 3 3 9:9 12
13 Pachuca 9 2 5 2 10:7 11
14 Queretaro 8 3 2 3 8:7 11
15 Guadalajara 8 3 2 3 9:10 11
16 FC Juarez 8 3 2 3 9:10 11
17 Tijuana 9 2 4 3 9:11 10
18 Atletico SL 8 1 3 4 8:15 6

A great starting point for placing football bets is to check out the Liga MX standings so that you can see where each team is placed in the table.