Godoy Cruz vs Velez Sarsfield
Argentina – Liga Profesional
Date: Saturday, 30 July 2022
Kick-off at 0:00 UK / 1:00 CET
Venue: Estadio Malvinas Argentinas.
Matchday 11 of Liga Profesional is set for this weekend as Godoy Cruz play host to Velez Sarsfield where both these sides differ by 9 points but are separated by 18 places. These two teams will be seen clashing at Estadio Malvinas Argentinas, this Saturday.
Godoy Cruz is at the 6th spot on the standing with 17 points from 10 games. They won 5 times in the league while having drawn twice and lost on 3 other occasions. The hosts are currently experiencing a streak of nil wins for 2 consecutive games.
The hosts will be looking to improve on their last outing here following a 2-1 Superliga defeat last time out to Union Santa Fe. Their most recent results really do illustrate the point that huge efforts have been put in by the Godoy Cruz defense.
On the other hand, Velez Sarsfield resides at the 24th position on the table with a mere 8 points. Of the 10 matches played, they won only once in the league while having drawn on 5 and have lost 4 other occasions. The visitors has not able to net in 10 games this season and that accounts to 43% of the games where they have not been able to find crucial goals.
Previously, the visitors drew 1-1 with Huracan in this competition. Looking at their form, and Velez Sarsfield have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing opposing sides hit 8 goals overall. At the back, they just haven’t been too solid at all.
Godoy Cruz vs Velez Sarsfield Head-to-head (h2h)
- Velez Sarsfield remain unbeaten in their last 3 h2hs.
- At least one nil figure is seen in their last 4 h2h meetings.
- The same fixture held 3 months back saw a 0-0 draw in Copa de la Liga Profesional.
Godoy Cruz vs Velez Sarsfield Prediction
Having the home crowd behind their backs proved to be very beneficial in the 10 latest Godoy Cruz fixtures. The hosts recorded a victory 7 times and tasted defeat just once. They have kept 3 clean sheets in the last 5 games, conceding 2 goals during this period.
Meanwhile, Velez Sarsfield have not won away from home in their last 9 matches in the league. They even won just once in this tournament even after playing 10 matches.
By the looks of things, expect a victory for hosts this Saturday.
Godoy Cruz vs Velez Sarsfield Betting tips
Godoy Cruz to win @ 2.15 odds.
No BTTS @ 1.89 odds.