Lanus vs Defensa y Justicia
Argentina – Liga Profesional
Date: Friday, 10 June 2022
Kick-off at 23:00 UK / 0:00 CET
Venue: Estadio Ciudad de Lanús – Néstor Díaz Pérez.
Round 2 of Liga Profesional is set for this Friday as Lanus play host to Defensa y Justicia where both these sides are separated by a point and a place. These two teams will be seen battling it out at Estadio Ciudad de Lanús – Néstor Díaz Pérez.
Lanus prepare for this fixture following a goal-less Superliga tied result over Rosario Central. They now sit at the 19th spot on the table with just 1 point in hand. The hosts finished their last league season at the 10th spot gaining 37 points overall.
The visitors really need to improve up their defense as they have been conceding goals carelessly. Over their last 6 fixtures, Jorge Almiron’s men have scored 7 times, with that being an average number of goals scored per match of 1.17. They have lost only once from their last 11 games played across various competitions.
On the other hand, Defensa y Justicia is placed 21st in Liga Profesional table with just a single point in hand. Previously, they drew by 0-0 with River Plate in this competition. In Copa de la Liga Profesional, the visitors made a significant run but only to reach at the quarter finals, losing to Boca Juniors by 0-2 margin.
During their 6 previous matches, Sebastián Beccacece’s Defensa y Justicia have managed to stick the ball in the net a total of 5 times thus yielding them the goals per game average of 0.83. they are currently on a 4-game winless run across various competitions.
Lanus vs Defensa y Justicia Head-to-head (h2h)
- Their last 5 h2h games saw Defensa y Justicia with 3 wins while Lanus won only once.
- Three out of their last five meetings saw scoring from both sides.
- They last met in December at Liga Profesional where the visitors won by 2-1 margin.
Lanus vs Defensa y Justicia Prediction
Heading into this fixture, Defensa y Justicia are winless in their previous 3 matches away from home. But they have won 3 of their last 5 h2h games across various venues.
Meanwhile, Lanus won 4 of their last 5 h2h games. But they have a poor track record against this rival and they are currently seen drawing the last couple of games.
We feel that an away or draw is up for cards this Friday.
Lanus vs Defensa y Justicia Betting tips
Double chance for Lanus @ 1.50 odds.
BTTS @ 1.65 odds.