Guadalajara will try to continue its unbeaten run against Queretaro on Wednesday when it visits Estadio Corregidora for a mid-table Mexican Liga MX match. Chivas has not lost to Queretaro in the last 12 meetings, going 4-8-0, but its opponent is a tough out on its turf in Queretaro City. Chivas (2-4-2) is in 10th place after a 2-1 victory against Pumas UNAM on Sunday, while Los Gallos Blancos (3-1-4) is 11th following a 3-0 defeat to Mazatlán on Friday.
Kickoff is set for 8 p.m. ET. William Hill Sportsbook lists Queretaro at +175 and Guadalajara at +155 on the money line in its latest Chivas vs. Queretaro odds. The draw is +215 and the over-under for total goals scored is 2.5. Before making any Queretaro vs. Chivas picks, check out the Liga MX predictions from soccer insider Roger Gonzalez.
Gonzalez grew up playing competitive soccer before becoming one of the world's foremost soccer journalists. After covering soccer all over the globe -- a Champions League final in Italy, Copa America, and professional leagues in Argentina -- Gonzalez returned to the U.S. as CBS Sports' top soccer expert. He has his finger on the pulse of the Liga MX.
Now, Gonzalez has broken down Chivas vs. Queretaro from every angle. You can visit SportsLine now to see his picks. Here are several odds and trends for Queretaro vs. Chivas:
- Chivas vs. Queretaro spread: Queretaro +0.5 (-180), Chivas -0.5 (+160)
- Chivas vs. Queretaro over-under: 2.5 goals
- Chivas vs. Queretaro money line: Queretaro +175, Chivas +155, Draw +215
- CHI: Striker Jose Macias has scored four goals in the past five games.
- QUE: Defender Antonio Valencia is a former captain at Manchester United.
Why you should back Queretaro
Los Gallos Blancos are 2-0-2 at home this season, and they have scored seven of their 10 goals at Estadio Corregidora. Two of their three clean sheets this season also have come on their home turf, and they have allowed just four of their 14 goals against there. Queretaro seems to get a boost from playing at the grounds, which hosted the 1986 World Cup.
Queretaro has equaled its win total from the 17-game Apertura and looks to move up the table, as only five points separate it from the fourth spot. Seven players have scored goals, led by Angel Sepulveda with four. The Mexican national team player has seven in 24 matches with the team. Fernando Madrigal Gonzalez also plays a key role, scoring once and adding two assists.
Why you should back Chivas
The Guadalajara team has found its scoring touch in its past several games, tallying eight times in its last four matches after netting just four goals in its first four outings. Jose Macias is tied for third in the league with five goals, and five others have scored for Chivas. Jesus Molina and Alejandro Mayorga each have two goals, and Jesus Angulo has one and added an assist.
Chivas gets its opportunities from forwards Alexis Vega and Uriel Antuna, who have combined for five assists. Vega tied for the league lead with eight in the Apertura, and Antuna had seven. Isaac Brizuela has two assists in the Clausura, and four others have one. The teams played to a 1-1 draw the last time they met, and Queretaro has just five goals in the last 12 meetings.
How to make Liga MX picks for Chivas vs. Queretaro
Gonzalez has analyzed this matchup, and he's leaning over the total. He also has locked in on a huge prop bet that would pay out at +900. He's only sharing his best bets here.
So what are the best bets for Queretaro vs. Chivas? And what prop bet would cash in huge? Visit SportsLine now to find out which bets to target for Chivas vs. Queretaro, all from the soccer expert who has his finger on the pulse of Liga MX.