Union vs Oriente Petrolero
Date: Thursday, 5 May 2022
Kick-off at 23:15 UK/ 00:15 CET
Venue: Estadio 15 de Abril.
Union have been the best in the group just below toppers Junior. They have maintained an unbeaten record all through the campaign, and they are going after the top most spot.
They have had the best defense in this group so far, and they have had a good run at home the past several months.
However, their recent record is quite a concern, and they will have to figure out a way to get back into their groove.
In this regard, the matchup against Petrolero could help them. The reason being Oriente are going through a poor stretch as of now and are letting in goals in huge numbers.
They are also struggling on the road, especially so in terms of their defense. Moreover, they also have a poor head-to-head record against this rival.
For the reasons, expect a win for Union this Thursday at their home.
Union vs Oriente Petrolero Head-to-head (h2h)
- The reverse match-up had ended in a 1-3 win for Union on the road.
Union vs Oriente Petrolero Prediction & Analysis
Union had won eight of their past 11 appearances at home, and it needs to be noted that they have lost just twice at this venue since November 2021.
On the other hand, Petrolero were winless in seven of their previous nine overall fixtures, and they had remained so in eleven of their former 15 away games.
On top of that they had also lost the reverse fixture against this opponent.
Taking into account these observations expect a huge win for union this Thursday at their home.
Key Stats for Betting
- Petrolero have scored the least number of goals in the group, and have conceded the most as well.
Tips for Union vs Oriente Petrolero
Union -2.5 Asian Handicap @ 2.50 (3/2)
Correct Score: 4-1 Union @ 19.00 (18/1).