Argentine Primera Division
Matchday 2 of 27
Club Atlético Independiente vs Club Atlético Platense
Libertadores de América - Ricardo Enrique Bochini, Avellaneda, Argentina
In the upcoming fixture of the Argentine Primera Division, Matchday 2, Club Atletico Independiente will play Club Atletico Platense at the Libertadores de América in Avellaneda. Going in the contest, Independiente will be missing out Ivan Marcone, who was suspended in the previous outing on a red card. Moving forward, Indpenediente is coming off a win against Tallers (0-1) in the opening game, whereas Platense drew its fixture against Newell’s Old Boys (2-2). The last time these two sides played against each other, Atletico Platense won comprehensively (1-3). Since August 2021, this will be their third clash in the Liga Professional circuit.Get Your Sign-Up Bonus!
Club Atletico Independiente - Coming off a Unexpected Win Against Tallers (WWDDW)
Going in the matchup, Club Atletico Independiente is coming off a close win against Tallers (0-1), in which Angelo Martino’s Own Goal gave Independiente an opportunity in the 52nd minute of play. Tallers were also short on a player due to red card suspension, and Independiente took full advantage of the situation. Independiente managed a possession of just 39% with just 2 shots on target. Now, the upcoming fixture will be tough considering the gameplay of Platense.
Club Atletico Platense - Can Deliver Well in the Upcoming Away Fixture (DDLLL)
Platense ended the previous season with three defeats and a draw from its final four games, and now has started the 2023 season with a draw against Newell’s Old Boys (2-2). In the last game against Old Boys, Nicolas Morgantini and Franco Baldassarra scored goals in the 27th and 62nd minutes of play. Though Platense’s passing wasn’t quite upto the mark, it can improve as the tournament carries on. With a decent looking goal scoring average Platense might find it comfortable against Independiente.
Expert Betting Tips
Considering the stats of the two teams, Independiente is yet to win a fixture against Platense since 2021. Moreover, Independiente is moving forward with a goal-less form, and on the other hand, Platense is coming off a 2-2 draw. Hence, I believe Platense will stand tall against Independiente. The game total is expected to be low scoring one, and only Platense to score.
- Correct Score 0-1 for 9.00
- Both Teams to Score - No for 1.55
- Total Under 1.5 for 2.41