River Plate vs Atletico Tucuman
Argentina – Liga Profesional
Date: Sunday, 12 June 2022
Kick-off at 0:30 UK / 1:30 CET
Venue: Estadio Antonio Vespucio Liberti.
River Plate is set to host Atletico Tucuman in the second round of Liga Profesional. They will be battling it out this Sunday at Estadio Antonio Vespucio Liberti in Buenos Aires.
Atletico Tucuman is at the 14th spot on Liga Profesional table with 1 point in hand from their opening game. Momentum is really building for them as they have now gone 5 games without losing. They have won twice of the last 5 games they have played and come here with high hopes.
Last time out, Atletico Tucuman drew 1-1 in the Superliga tie with Colon. They have been impressive up front of late, having scored 9 times in their previous 6 matches. While their manager Lucas Pusineri will no doubt take that as a positive sign, they have been there own issues at the back.
On the other side, River Plate is at the 20th spot with a point in hand from their opening fixture in this competition. They come here on the back of just one loss from the last 9 games played across various competitions. The hosts won 5 of those and are currently on a 3-game unbeaten run.
River Plate prepare for this match after a goal-less tied result here against Defensa y Justicia. Matches featuring them have proved to be exciting encounters recently with high scoring being a common characteristic. Over their past 6 clashes, the sum total of 21 goals have gone in for both sides combined with 16 of them accredited to the hosts.
River Plate vs Atletico Tucuman Head-to-head (h2h)
- Their last 2 h2hs have ended on a 1-1 scoreline.
- Both sides won each game from their last 5 meetings.
- Five out of their last 6 meetings saw scoring from both sides.
River Plate vs Atletico Tucuman Prediction
River Plate are currently on a 3-game unbeaten run across various venues. They have also been impressive at home with the side winning the last 2 home games in a row bagging 12 goals in total.
Meanwhile, Atletico Tucuman drew their last 4 schedules by 1-1 margin. It has been over 15 games since they have last seen an away win on any competition.
We feel that a home win is likely to occur as River Plate is remarkable at home. Also scoring from both sides is also a factor here.
River Plate vs Atletico Tucuman Betting tips
River Plate to win & Over 2.5 goals @ 3.00 odds.
BTTS @ 1.95 odds.