Athletico-PR – River Plate : Preview & Prediction
The Estopaida Joaquim Américo Guimarães of Curitiba is played at the Recopa, the European equivalent of the Super Cup. The hosts of Atletico-PR, winners of the last Copa Sudamericana, and the Argentines of RiVer Plate, winners in the last season of the Copa Libertadores, will be the contenders. It will be up to the Colombian Wilmar Roldan to arbitrate a “caliente” challenge. Atletico coached by Tiago Nunes is not going through a huge moment, he has only won one of the last six games and in the most recent one he lost at home in the championship for 0-2 against Corinthians. Marcelo Gallardo’s River is instead back from the Copa of the Argentine Superliga in which he won at home to 4-1 against Atletico Tucuman with two goals from Lucas Pratto and goals from Ignacio Fernandez and Matias Suarez.
There have been 4 Under 2.5 in the last 5 games played by Atletico-PR.
River Plate has scored in the last 3 games played.
There have been 8 Over 2.5 in the last 10 games played by River Plate.
River Plate was the first team to score in 8 of their last 9 games.
The field factor favors Atletico Paranaense according to the odds of bookmakers who are familiar with the setting where this challenge will be played. Attention to a River that with Pratto, Suarez and members might surprise: the odds for the first goal scored by the Argentines are intriguing.
Athletico-PR – River Plate : Betting Tips
Athletico-PR – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70