River Plate vs Platense Predictions and Free Betting Tips from expert tipsters when they go head-to-head in the Argentina Liga Profesional on Monday, 22 May 2023.
River Plate have easily been the best team in the Argentine top flight so far this season. It goes without saying that they are placed at the top of the table – that too with a five-point lead.
Meanwhile, Platense are one of the worst. They have just five wins to their name so far in the campaign, and even lost three of their past four games in the competition.
River Plate vs Platense Head-to-head stats
The latest h2h clash ended in a 2-1 win for River Plate, and importantly, they have a 100% winning record against this rival in the past two decades.
Who will win the match between River Plate vs Platense?
As mentioned, not only are River Plate the toppers of the competition, but they are at home, and have a perfect winning record in h2h meetings over the years. Note that they also won ten of their previous eleven appearances at home.
On the other hand, Platense are on a three-game losing streak on the road, and they remained winless in five of their previous seven overall games.
By the looks of things, a win is expected for hosts River Plate.
How many goals can be expected?
The hosts of the day scored ten goals from their past four appearances at home, whereas counterparts Platense let in four goals in their latest road trip alone. Moreover, the latter let in two or more goals in every single visit to this stadium as well.
Expect goals in huge numbers as such.
River Plate vs Platense Prediction
River Plate are at the top of the table, and they also have a five-point lead. They also won ten of their past eleven appearances at home, and are by far the absolute best team in the league by a huge margin.
On the other hand, Platense are on a three-fixture losing streak on the road, and they remained winless in five of their past seven overall games. And most of all, they have a 100% losing record in h2h clashes over the years.
For the reasons, a -1.5 Asian Handicap on River Plate looks attractive at 2.00 odd.
River Plate vs Platense Betting Tips
River Plate -1.5 Asian Handicap @ 2.00
Correct Score: Rive Plate 3-1 @ 13.00.