Banfield – Ind. del Valle : Preview & Prediction
Banfield and Independiente del Valle are playing at Estadio Florencio Solá in a meeting for this phase of the Copa Libertadores (2nd Round). These two teams have never faced each other before, so this will be their first direct confrontation. In this meeting the house factor may play an important role, since the Independiente del Valle presents significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
The home team plays their first match in this edition of the Copa Libertadores with the intention of taking advantage of the home factor to achieve a positive result. This is a team that maintains the income when it plays outside its stadium, because in the last 30 games it registers 7 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses as a visitor; against 9 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses in his stadium. In the last game he played for the Primera División, he won the Tigre out (1-2). In the last 10 home games Banfield has won 4, 2 draws and 4 losses. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 8 of his last 10 matches, but his attack has regularly scored as he has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games. In the 15 games he played, he only managed 1 turnaround in 6 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Playing in front of their supporters, it is very important that the Banfield team can achieve a good result, as this will be a two-game clash, and the second will be away from home, where the situation will be more complicated. The home team will have the challenge of presenting good football on the pitch and be able to take advantage of the chances they create to open the lead in this first leg match. In the last game played, in the game counting on the national championship, the home team managed a beautiful away win against Tigre, so come confident for this game of Libertadores. The coach should not have major embezzlements for this game.
Analysis of the Independiente del Valle
The visitors make their debut in this edition of the Copa Libertadores with the intention of achieving a positive result and surprise the home team. This is a stronger team when you play in your stadium, because in the last 30 games you have 4 wins, 4 draws and 7 losses as a visitor; against 7 wins, 5 draws and 3 losses in his stadium. The team arrives at this meeting after a home win with Universidad Católica by (2-0). In the last 10 matches played for all competitions, Independiente del Valle won 3, drawn 3 and lost 4. The team conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games, so their defense needs to improve, but their attack has scored regularly, as he has achieved in 8 of the last 10 games. In 15 games, he has never managed to come back to the scoreline in the four games in which he suffered the first goal.
This should be a very complicated game for the Independiente Del Valle team, as it will play away from its fans, and know that it is very important that it returns with a good result home, where everything will be decided. The visiting team hopes to neutralize the attacking moves of the home team so that they will not concede goals. In the last game played, in the game counting on the national championship, the visiting team defeated Univ. 2-0. The coach of the team is expected to take on the team with a more defensive posture.
Banfield – Ind. del Valle : Betting Tips
Banfield – Win Odds: 1.65
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70