River Plate vs Sporting Cristal Prediction & Match Preview

River Plate vs Sporting Cristal Copa Libertadores Predictions by LeagueLane

River Plate vs Sporting Cristal Predictions and Free Tips from our expert tipsters when the teams go head-to-head in Copa Libertadores on Thursday, 20 April 2023.

River Plate could not do much when they played against The Strongest on the opening matchday of Group D in the Copa Libertadores. They made good progress since that match and are currently on a three-game winning streak.

At the same time, Sporting Cristal are yet to win a game this month. They lost to Fluminense on matchday 1 of the Copa Libertadores.

River Plate vs Sporting Cristal Head-to-head stats

It is important to note that both teams will be playing against each other for the first time. It is worth knowing that Sporting Cristal have an abysmal form in their away matches as they have not won an away game since November.

Who will win the match between River Plate and Sporting Cristal?

River Plate are at the top of the table in the Argentine Primera Division. They finished at the top of the table in this competition last season. At the same time, Sporting Cristal have not won an away game in a long time. Thus, we can expect River Plate to seal all three points.

How many goals can be expected?

The hosts have scored seven goals combined in their last three wins. At the same time, Sporting Cristal scored five goals in their last two away matches. Considering all this, it will be wise to back both teams to score in this game.

River Plate vs Sporting Cristal Prediction

River Plate are on a three-game winning streak in their domestic league and have scored at least two goals in two of their last three wins. Considering all of this, it will be a wise decision to back River Plate win by 2-1- the odd for this tip will be at 12.00 odd.

Moving on, a good second tip to follow up would be to back on both teams to score– the odd for this tip will be priced at 2.62 odd. The main reason for this tip is that Sporting Cristal have scored in their last two away matches.

River Plate vs Sporting Cristal Betting Tips

  • Correct Score: River Plate 2-1 @ 12.00
  • Both teams to score @ 2.62.