Independiente Medellin vs Nacional Prediction & Match Preview

Independiente Medellin vs Nacional Copa Libertadores Predictions by LeagueLane

Independiente Medellin vs Nacional Predictions and Free Betting Tips from expert tipsters when they go head-to-head in the Copa Libertadores on Wednesday, 24 May 2023.

Independiente Medellin are set to host Nacional at Estadio Atanasio Girardot for their upcoming Copa Libertadores fixture. Independiente Medellin enter the contest following a string of fine performances in their domestic league. Their last Copa Libertadores fixture ended with a 4-2 win over Metropolitanos.

Their opponents, Nacional enter the match after a 2-2 draw with Internacional on matchday 3. They also had a string of fine results in their domestic league.

Independiente Medellin vs Nacional Head-to-head stats

Following the reverse fixture, this will be the second time both sides will meet each other in this tournament. When the two teams played in the reverse game, Nacional won 2-1 at home.

Who will win the match between Independiente Medellin vs Nacional?

We are counting on Independiente Medellin to pull off a win here. They have an excellent home record heading into this one. They are unbeaten in their past five home games. They have also gone unbeaten in their past four home games in this competition. Further winning three of those matches.

On the other side, Nacional’s record on the road is far from ideal. In their last eight away league matches, they have won only twice. Two of those matches ended in defeats as well.

How many goals can be expected?

We expect goals in this match. In two of Medellin’s four home Copa Libertadores matches this season, there have been more than 2.5 goals scored. Also, each of Nacional’s three Copa Libertadores matches this season has seen over 2.5 goals.

In addition, the only h2h meetings between these two have had over 2.5 goals. By the looks of things, a high-scoring affair is expected this time out.

Will Both teams score in the match?

Both teams have been scoring a fine amount of goals this season. The hosts have bagged nine goals in their four home matches this season in this competition. While the visitors have scored at least two goals in each of their three Copa Libertadores matches this season. Thus, we can expect both teams to find the back of the net.

Independiente Medellin vs Nacional Prediction

Independiente Medellin has an excellent home record heading into the match. They are unbeaten in their last five home matches. Furthermore, Nacional have had a mediocre away record going into the match.

A victory for Independiente Medellin at 2.05 odds will be our main betting pick here considering all the observations.

Furthermore, the Both Teams to Score odds of 1.95 appear to be very promising. Considering both teams poor defensive displays and the recent goal involvement at both ends of the pitch.

Independiente Medellin vs Nacional Betting Tips

  • Independiente Medellin to win @ 2.05
  • Both Teams to Score @ 1.95.