Boca Juniors – Arsenal Sarandi : Preview & Prediction
Boca Juniors and Arsenal de Sarandí meet at Estadio Alberto José Armando in a match of the 11th round of the Argentine Championship. At this stage, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which has 3 wins in the last 3 games. In fact, the last time they faced in this stadium was on 04-04-2017, in a game for the Argentine Championship that ended with the victory of Boca Juniors by (3-0). The goals of the match were scored by D. Benedetto (4 ‘and 26’) and G. Maroni (61 ‘) for Boca Juniors. Although this is a game between 1st and 28th of the overall standings, it is actually a game between the 1st place in home games and the 19th as a visitor.
Analysis of Boca Juniors
After 8 wins and 2 losses, the home team is in 1st place, having won 24 points. In the last match, they lost with Rosario Central away (1-0), after having lost at home in a game against Racing, by (1-2). This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, it achieves practically the same points at home and away, having won 12 points in its stadium, with 13 goals scored and 3 conceded, against 12 points out, where it scored 9 goals and suffered 2. For the championship, Boca Juniors conquered 12 points in 15 possible, after 4 victories and 1 defeat in the last 5 games that played in his stadium. His attack has scored regularly as he has scored goals in 9 of the last 10 games in this competition.
Boca Juniors have been performing well in the Argentine Championship where they have been leading a few rounds, however, coming from 2 consecutive defeats, the first 2 of the national team, and is looking for a recovery, as the teams below are approaching. The team is characterized by a quality attack that has scored 22 goals and is the most positive of the Superliga, while the defense also presents great solidity, conceded 5 goals and is the least leaked of the national, although 3 of these 5 goals have occurred in the last 2 games. Playing at home, such as this Sunday’s match, Boca Juniors has the fourth best advantage among the 28 teams of the league and it is worth mentioning that it is the team that scored the most goals as the principal. For the match against the Arsenal of Sarandí, the coach Barros Schelotto will not be able to count on the defender Goltz by account of suspension.
Analysis of the Sarandí Arsenal
The visiting team is currently in 28th place, with 5 points won, after 1 win, 2 draws and 7 losses. In the penultimate match, tied off for Atletico Tucumán by (0-0). In the last match, lost at home to Talleres by (0-1). Curiously, this is a team that has achieved better results outside of the home, having won 4 points as a visitor and only 1 in their stadium. In the league, Arsenal de Sarandí won 4 points in 15 chances, after 1 win, 1 draw and 3 losses in the last 5 games they played as a visitor.
For this competition, you have not won any of the last 5 games. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 games, and his attack has not been very tangible since he did not score goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. This is a team that scored few times first and only managed to open the scoring in 2 of their last 10 games in the Argentine Championship, of these 2 reached the interval in a lead in 1 but never managed to maintain the lead until the end of the 90 ‘. In 10 games in this competition, only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 6 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 6 away games for all competitions there is 1 period that stands out: suffered 3 of his 7 goals between the minutes (76’-90 ‘).
Unlike his next opponent, Arsenal de Sarandí has been disastrous in the Argentinean Championship where he is in the lightning, he is going through a very bad phase and needs to recover urgently to try to leave the last position. The team is characterized by a very inefficient attack that has scored only 5 goals, being the worst of the national, while the defense also has some flaws, has suffered 11 goals and is the twelfth most leaked among the 28 Superliga teams. Arsenal de Sarandí have not conceded goals in just 1 of the 5 games they played but their attack usually works well in this type of situation, since they scored at least 2 goals in 2 of the last 3 games that made them far from their domains. For the match against Boca Juniors, coach Humberto Grondona has no problems in the team considered holder and goes to the field with maximum strength.
Boca Juniors – Arsenal Sarandi : Betting Tips
Boca Juniors – Win Odds: 1.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70