Tobias Gourlay hopes the sun will shine on the Sky Blues as they entertain goal-happy Monterrey
"Away from home, Monterrey's remarkable record reads 16/17 Primera Division games with at least three match goals"
Cruz Azul v Monterrey
In the end the hard cheese - and the humble pie - was all ours. Emmen 5 Almere City 6 in the Netherlands last night. Not our best low-goals bet of 2016.
We're going into hiding in Mexico. Tonight's first Primera Division game pits Mexico City's Cruz Azul at home to Monterrey.
Tomas Boy's hosts have both scored and conceded in 12/13 league games since the boss arrived, including 6/6 at Estadio Azul.
Three of those latter games finished 1-1, but Monterrey are just the team to get Azul up and over the goals line. Since Antonio Mohamed took charge a year ago, 27/35 of their league games have delivered Over 2.5 Goals. Away from home, their remarkable record reads 16/17 Primera Division games with at least three match goals.
Back Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.9310/11 in Cruz Azul v Monterrey
2016 P/L (1pt per bet)