Paraguay – Qatar : Preview & Prediction
Paraguay signed their first win since October 6, 2017 against Guatemala (2-0) … Paraguay ended a negative spiral of 7 games without a win (2 draws and 5 losses), recording recent defeats against Peru (0-1) and Mexico (2-4) and 1 draw against Honduras (1-1) in friendly matches. Will Qatar sign an exploit at Maracana? On June 6, Qatar was defeated by Brazil (0-2) in Brasilia in a Copa America preparation match. Before that failure, the selection of Felix Sanchez remained on a series of 7 victories in a row against Lebanon (2-0), North Korea (6-0), Saudi Arabia (2-0), Iraq (1-0), South Korea (1-0), the United Arab Emirates (4-0) and Japan (3-1). Qatar is a nation that is gaining momentum and could create feats in this competition. Paraguay could be the next victim of Karim Boudiaf’s partners.
Qatar had won 2-0 goals in their only game against Paraguay. It was in 2009.
Qatar has won 7 of its last 8 outings.
Paraguay have only 1 success in their last 8 games.
Qatar have conceded only 3 goals in their last 8 games.
Paraguay have not won in Copa America since five games (one draw and four defeats).
Qatar has the means to hold Paraguay in check on this first day of Copa America
Paraguay – Qatar : Betting Tips
Paraguay – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70