Fluminense vs River Plate Prediction & Match Preview

Fluminense vs River Plate Copa Libertadores Predictions by LeagueLane

Fluminense vs River Plate Predictions and Free Tips from our expert tipsters when the teams go head-to-head in Copa Libertadores on Wednesday, 3 May 2023.

River Plate are at the top of the table in the Argentine Primera Division. They celebrated their first win in Group D as they defeated Sporting Cristal by scoring four goals. Now they will take on their rivals Fluminense.

At the same time, Fluminense’s seven-game winning streak finally ended as they lost to Fortaleza by 4-2. However, they still have an excellent winning form at Maracanã starting in February.

Fluminense vs River Plate Head-to-head stats

The previous record shows that Fluminense are unbeaten in the last two meetings against this team. Back in 2021, the hosts scored three goals against the opposition in this competition. Another point to note is that this is going to be the second meeting at Maracanã between these two teams.

Who will win the match between Fluminense and River Plate?

Fluminense have an 100% unbeaten record against this opposition in the last two meetings. Moreover, they are in excellent winning form at Maracanã in the last three months. Thus, we can expect Fluminense to win all three points.

How many goals can be expected?

Fluminense’s strikers have consistently scored at least two goals in the last six matches at Maracanã – barring one game.

On the other hand, the visitors recently scored four goals against Sporting Cristal last time. Therefore, it will be wise to back over 2.5 goals for this game.

Fluminense vs River Plate Prediction

Fluminense are on an eight-game winning streak at Maracanã in all competitions. Moreover, they have a good record against this opposition. Therefore, the first tip is that this game is that Fluminense will win this game– the odd for this tip will be at 2.10 odd.

Moving on, our second tip for this game is that over 2.5 goals will be scored– the odd for this tip will be priced at 2.00 odd. The main reason for this tip is that the hosts have scored plenty of goals at Maracanã in the last three months. Moreover, the visitors recently scored four goals on matchday two.

Fluminense vs River Plate Betting Tips

  • Fluminense to win @ 2.10
  • Over 2.5 goals @ 2.00.