Estudiantes vs Banfield
Argentina – Liga Profesional
Date: Saturday, 30 July 2022
Kick-off at 22:00 UK / 23:00 CET
Venue: Estadio Jorge Luis Hirschi.
Round 11 of Liga Profesional is set for this weekend as Estudiantes play host to Banfield where both these sides differ by just 2 points but are separated by 6 places. These two teams will be seen clashing at Estadio Jorge Luis Hirschi, this Saturday.
Banfield is at the 15th spot on the standing with 13 points from 10 games. They drew 4 times in the league while having won and lost 3 games each. The visitors have seen netting frequently but they tend to concede more of the same which hints that some defensive adjustments is needed.
Previously, the visitors drew 1-1 in the Superliga tie with Argentinos Juniors. Looking at their form, and Banfield have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 7 goals in total.
On the other hand, Estudiantes resides at the 22nd position on the table with 11 points. Of the 10 matches played, they won 3 times in the league while having drawn twice and have lost on 5 other occasions. Their struggles at the defensive end of the pitch has also been another key factor as they have conceded 16 goals so far.
The hosts won’t want a repeat of their last result here following a 3-1 loss in their previous game against Boca Juniors. They have been on a persistent run of goal-scoring form, finding the back of the net in each and every one of their last 6 games.
Estudiantes vs Banfield Head-to-head (h2h)
- Their last 2 meetings have ended on stalemates.
- Three out of their last five meetings were one-sided affairs.
- Banfield won the last visit to Estadio Jorge Luis Hirschi by 1 goal to nil.
Estudiantes vs Banfield Prediction
Banfield haven’t been beaten in 6 of their 7 most recent clashes with Estudiantes in Primera Division. They even remain undefeated in their last 3 road-trips to La Plata.
Meanwhile, Estudiantes haven’t beaten this visitors in their previous 2 league matches. But they now come here on the back of 3-game unbeaten run at home. It’s likely that the hosts will score today, as they have netted in the last 3 games coming into this one and have scored 9 goals in the last five games.
By the looks of things, expect an away win or draw this weekend as their last 2 meetings have ended on stalemates.
Estudiantes vs Banfield Betting tips
Draw or win for Banfield @ 1.67 odds.
BTTS @ 2.00 odds.