San Lorenzo vs Velez Sarsfield
Argentina – Superliga
Date: Sunday, 09 February 2020
Kick-off at 20:35 UK/ 21:35 CET
Venue: Estadio Pedro Bidegain (Buenos Aires).
San Lorenzo will be aiming to climb to the top of the league table. With their home ground advantage, they will have the best shot to take three points in the clash with Velez Sarsfield in Buenos Aires.
- San Lorenzo form: 18 matches – 8 wins – 3 draws – 7 losses – 27 points.
- Velez Sarsfield form: 18 matches – 8 wins – 6 draws – 4 losses – 30 points.
San Lorenzo is at the 12th place and Velez Sarsfield is at the fifth spot with a narrow three-point lead over the host in the league table.
San Lorenzo vs Velez Sarsfield Head-to-head (h2h)
- The host is unbeaten in their last six overall meetings.
- Velez previously tasted success in an away game in 2014.
- Both teams have scored goals in three of the last four fixtures.
- Their previous encounter ended in a goalless draw at Velez.
San Lorenzo vs Velez Sarsfield Prediction
San Lorenzo dropped points in their recent three fixtures in major contests. Their previous encounter was on the road with Newell Old Boys. Lorenzo lost to Newell with a 1-0 score on the board. It marked their second loss within the last three clashes.
Velez Sarsfield is unbeaten for the past five matches across all the major competitions. The Killers marked their third win within their last five games in the prior clash. Their previous encounter was at home in Copa Sudamericana against Aucas and won with a 1-0 scoreline.
Based on their recent matches, it seems as if the home team has been suffering a dip in form lately. Even so, they can take something out of the match if the host can utilize their home ground advantage in the game.
Lorenzo has been unbeaten in their last three home matches in the league. They have lost only three of their nine home matches so far in the campaign. The host has scored and conceded 15 goals each in their league home games.
In the meantime, Velez Sarsfield has had only two wins in their last five away clashes in the campaign. They have lost only three of their nine away fixtures in the league until now. Even though they have a decent away form, it is not sure whether they can problems for San Lorenzo.
As such, the punters will have to go with San Lorenzo with their home ground advantage in the match. Since the visitor cannot be written off, it is safer to go with a double chance in the clash.
San Lorenzo vs Velez Sarsfield Betting tips
Double chance: San Lorenzo or Draw @ 1.40 (2/5).
Over 1.5 goals @ 1.50 (1/2).