The last meeting of these teams took place more than a month ago (23 August 2020) and ended with the draw with a score 1-1.
The distance between the teams in the league table is 19 points.
Botafogo takes the 18th position in the league table with 20 points. This is the 21st of 38 team game in the tournament.
The difference with the nearest team on top is 4 points (Botafogo can score 51 points). The distance from the bottom league record is 5 points. The nearest pursuer has the same number of points with Botafogo and can score 48 points. The goal difference is 21:27.
Flamengo is in the TOP-4 with 39 points. This is the 22nd of 38 team game in the tournament.
Flamengo has the same number of points with the nearest team on top and can score 48. In addition, the distance from the first place is zero points (48 points are possible). The nearest pursuer is 2 points lower and has the opportunity to score 57 points additionally. The goal difference is 37:31. In addition, the Flamengo offensive line is one of the TOP-4 in the tournament.
Botafogo could not win in the last 5 matches, with 3 losses and 2 draws.
The team scored 10 points оn its own field in 10 last matches, with the following results 2 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 9-11. The average number of goals is 0.9. The average number of cards in 10 last matches is 2.3.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Caio Alexandre (3), Matheus (3), Pedro Raul (2), Keisuke Honda (2), Victor Luis (1), Warley Leandro (1).
The team scored 17 points when playing away in 10 last matches, with the following results 5 wins, 2 draws и 3 losses. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 18-18. The average number of goals is 1.8. The average number of cards in 10 last matches is 2.5.
The team has participated in 4 matches over the past two weeks. This can cause team fatigue and require the rotation of the main players.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Pedro (9), Bruno Henrique (6), Everton Ribeiro (3), Gustavo Henrique (1), Leo Pereira (1), Lincoln (1), Vitinho (1).