Platense vs Newell´s Old Boys
Argentina – Liga Profesional
Date: Sunday, 10 July 2022
Kick-off at 0:30 UK / 1:30 CET
Venue: Estadio Ciudad de Vicente López.
Gameweek 7 of Liga Profesional is set for this weekend as Platense play host to Newell´s Old Boys where both these sides lie one below the other with 2 points in the difference. These two teams will be seen clashing at Estadio Ciudad de Vicente López, this Sunday.
Newell´s Old Boys is at the 2nd spot on the standing with 14 points from 6 games. They won 4 games while having drawn twice in Liga Profesional. The visiting side are level on points with the toppers Gimnasia LP and its only due to +1 goal ratio that they came second.
In their previous game, La Lepra drew 2-2 with Patronato. A series of reliable displays from the the visitor’s defensive players has resulted in the number of goals they’ve conceded standing just 3 from their previous 6 clashes in total. During the same period, their forwards have bagged a number of eight.
On the other side, Platense resides just below at the 3rd position on the table with 12 points. Of the 6 matches played, they won and drew 3 games each. They are currently on a 6-game unbeaten run in Liga Profesional but they have not netted in 2 out of the last 3 games coming here.
Platense will want to continue from where they left off last time out with the 3-1 Superliga win over Independiente. They have conceded an average of 0.67 goals in their home league games and they have not lost their last 6 games played in the Liga Profesional tournament.
Platense vs Newell´s Old Boys Head-to-head (h2h)
- They met only 2 times of which Newell´s Old Boys won both of them.
- They last met 2 months back in Copa de la Liga Profesional where a 3-1 win secured by the visitors.
Platense vs Newell´s Old Boys Prediction
Newell’s Old Boys are undefeated in 9 of their last 10 league games. They have also won all of their last 3 away matches in a row while maintaining 2 cleansheets on the run.
Meanwhile, Platense have not won at home in their last 2 matches in the league. They have also lost 5 of their last 9 home matches across various competitions and have also lost both the h2h games.
By the looks of things, expect a victory for Newell’s Old Boys this Sunday.
Platense vs Newell´s Old Boys Betting tips
Newell’s Old Boys to win @ 2.70 odds.
BTTS @ 2.00 odds.