Atletico Platense vs Godoy Cruz
Argentine Primera Division
Date: Saturday, 4 June 2022
Kick-off at 23:30 UK
Venue: Estadio Ciudad de Vicente López.
Round 1 of Liga Profesional is set to kick-start this Saturday as Atletico Platense play host to Godoy Cruz at Estadio Ciudad de Vicente López.
Atletico Platense are on a downfall recently, losing the last game to Belgrano by 2-1 after penalties in Copa Argentina. That loss came after their loss against River Plate in Copa de la Liga Profesional by 1-2. The hosts have not been that much impressive in these tournaments and need to improve their standard as the league is about to start.
The hosts finished their last season at the 18th spot gaining 31 points. From those 25 matches, they won only 7 games while having lost on 8 other occasions. They have have also seen getting scored against in all of their previous 6 games, leaking 10 goals on the way indicating their defensive weakness.
On the other side, Godoy Cruz come here on the back of a 2-0 home win against Tristan Suarez in the Round of 32 of Copa Argentina. They finished their last season at the 17th spot gaining 31 points. From those 25 matches, they won 8 games while having lost on 10 other occasions.
After a loss in their previous game against Barracas Central by 1-3 in Copa de la Liga Profesional competition, Godoy Cruz will be hoping to turn things around here. During their 6 most recent matches, Favio Orsi’s men have had reason to celebrate scoring 7 times thus yielding them the goals per game average of 1.17.
Atletico Platense vs Godoy Cruz Head-to-head (h2h)
- Both teams won only once form their last 5 h2hs while a draw happened on thrice other occasions.
- All of their last 5 h2hs have seen scoring from both sides.
- They met last at the Liga Profesional where they both settled for a 2-2 stalemate.
Atletico Platense vs Godoy Cruz Prediction
Atletico Platense has been awful at home, not winning the last 6 home matches where 5 of them ended up in a defeat. They also couldn’t secure a win against this rival in their since the past 4 meet-ups.
Meanwhile, Godoy Cruz are without an away win since their last 4 on-road games. But they are undefeated in their last 4 meetings with this rival across different competitions.
By the looks of things, we feel that a victory for Godoy Cruz is up for cards this Saturday.
Atletico Platense vs Godoy Cruz Betting tips
Godoy Cruz to win @ 2.30 odds.
BTTS @ 1.73 odds.