Créditos: Pedro Souza/Atlético-MG

The main bookmakers in the national market point to slight favoritism for Atlético against Cruzeiro in the decision of the Campeonato Mineiro.

In the clash that will decide the State title, which is scheduled for next Sunday (7) at 3:30 pm, at Mineirão.

The forecast for the duel is very balanced, with any victory giving the title to the winner of the confrontation. The home team has the advantage of a draw to lift the cup.

In the opening match of the final, Alvinegro started the match by putting pressure on Raposa and secured a 2-0 lead in the first half.

However, Cruzeiro managed to equalize the score with two goals in the second half, thus maintaining the taboo against their rival in classics held at Arena MRV.

The game also marked the debut of Argentine Gabriel Milito in charge of Atlético, following Felipão’s dismissal.

On the other hand, Cruzeiro will compete for the title in their stronghold and is going through an undefeated streak since their elimination in the Copa do Brasil, in February, against Sousa-PB.

The club advanced to the decisive phase of the State Championship boasting the best campaign, recording six wins and just one defeat in eight matches.

Cruzeiro x Atlético: Odds from bookmakers

Below, check out the odds for the clash between Cruzeiro and Atlético-MG, according to sports betting platforms:

  • Bet7k: Cruzeiro 2.80 x 2.49 Atlético-MG
  • Casa de Apostas: Cruzeiro x Atlético-MG
  • Esportes da Sorte: Cruzeiro 2.82 x 2.70 Atlético-MG
  • Cruzeiro 2.75 x 2.625 Atlético-MG
  • Onabet: Cruzeiro 2.75 x 2.65 Atlético-MG
  • RealsBet: Cruzeiro 2.75 x 2.65 Atlético-MG
  • Odds&Scouts: Cruzeiro 2.75 x 2.625 Atlético-MG

Therefore, Atlético emerges as the slight favorite to win the title. As bookmakers point out, in a game that promises to be electrifying for Minas Gerais football fans.