Boca Juniors will face Argentinos Juniors in the fifth round of the Argentine Primera División. We will remind you that both teams have recently represented their country at Copa Libertadores, but now Boca and Argentinos have to concentrate on the domestic tournament.
Boca Juniors were eliminated from the Copa Libertadores after losing to Brazilian club Atlético Mineiro. We will remind you that after the end of the return match, there was a mass brawl between the players, the Argentinians protested, including against the refereeing. After this fiasco, "the Genoese" couldn't win in three consecutive matches. During Primera, Boca lost to San Lorenzo, and had a draw with Banfield and Talleres. And most importantly, during this period, the future home players never scored. The Juniors' mood improved a little after the Cup match against River Plate. "The Genoese" failed to score in 90 minutes again, but Boca was stronger than its most important opponent in the penalty shootout, 4-1. So, the home team approaches the upcoming game in a good mood, but they are only 24th out of 26th in the table.
While Boca was eliminated from Copa Libertadores because of the Brazilian club, Argentinos Juniors was defeated by River Plate. One can say that Boca got even with "the Millionaires" just for the fact that River knocked Argentinos Juniors out of the CL. After the return match against River, Argentinos Juniors played in three matches of Argentine Primera División: a win over Newell's Old Boys, a loss against Arsenal de Sarandí, and a draw against Central Córdoba. We should note that the last 11 matches of the future guests ended unsuccessfully, i.e. through a total under 2.5.
Expert Betting Tips
Boca Juniors are obviously in no position to dictate terms right now. "The Genoese" didn't score during the last five matches. The great club obviously has a big problem with the results, but in general, their defense was not that bad. Argentinos Juniors is a grassroots team, as well as Boca. So, the main bets for the upcoming game are out in the open. After the most important, first of all, in terms of morals, victory over River Plate, we believe that Boca can win the championship. Here are our bets for the upcoming match: W1 + TU (2.5) for 3, TU 2 for 1.72, W1 for 1,90.