The last meeting of these teams took place more than a month ago (26 January 2020) and ended with the victory of Portuguesa-RJ with a score 1-0.
The teams are close in the league table, the difference between their points is only 2 points.
Resende takes the 8th position in the league table with 8 points. This is the 6th of 22 team game in the tournament.
The difference with the nearest team on top is 1 point (Resende can score 48 points). The distance from the bottom league record is 7 points. The nearest pursuer is 1 point lower and has the opportunity to score 45 points additionally. The goal difference is 4:8. In addition, the Resende offensive line is one of the worst in the tournament.
Portuguesa-RJ is in the TOP-4 with 10 points. This is the 6th of 22 team game in the tournament.
The difference with the nearest team on top is 1 point (Portuguesa-RJ can score 48 points). In addition, the distance from the first place is 3 points (48 points are possible). The nearest pursuer has the same number of points with Portuguesa-RJ and can score 45 points. The goal difference is 7:2. Portuguesa-RJ has the best defensive record in the league.
The team scored 9 points оn its own field in 10 last matches, with the following results 2 wins, 3 draws and 5 losses. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 7-14. The average number of goals is 0.7. The average number of cards in 10 last matches is 2.9.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Franca Thauan (3), Paulo (2), Junior Geovani (1), Mangueira Alef (1), Murilo Henrique (1), Kaique (1), Jefferson (1).
Portuguesa-RJ has not lost in any of the last 5 matches, with 3 wins and 2 draws.
The team scored 14 points when playing away in 10 last matches, with the following results 4 wins, 2 draws и 4 losses. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 11-8. The average number of goals is 1.1. The average number of cards in 10 last matches is 2.6.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Santos Chayene (4), Bonfim Marcao (2), Maicon Douglas (2), Emerson Carioca (2), Rocha Jobinho (1), Barbosa Adriano (1), Otacilio Alves (1).