Boca Juniors – River Plate : Preview & Prediction
What a treat this Copa Libertadores final to come between Boca Juniors and River Plate! The time of a round-trip confrontation, two of the most famous teams in Latin America will compete for the most prestigious title of the continent. A Superclasico which will have a particular format, since it will be the first of the History in return, on behalf of the biggest South American tournament. Respectively winners Palmeiras and Gremîo in the semifinals, the two Argentine clubs will certainly play with extreme motivation, which augurs two encounters of incredible intensity.
This Saturday, from 21:00, the first leg will take place on the lawn of the Alberto José Armando stadium, also called Bombonera, that of Boca Juniors. More titled in the competition since 2007 and a success against Grêmio, the Xeneize will give body and soul in front of their public to take a first advantage. Problem, side River Plate the experience of the competition is great – victory in 2015 – and the last Superclasicos turn largely in the favor of Banda Roja. So, first round complicated for the mythical Boca Juniors?
River Plate won the competition in 2015. Six players are still on the squad.
River Plate has lost only 2 of its last 19 official trips. Huge.
Boca Juniors has won only 2 of his last 7 official matches.
In late September, Boca Juniors received River Plate in the league. Result: River Plate win 0-2.
River Plate has lost none of his last ten trips to the Bombonera.
River Plate has not lost to its neighboring enemy for a long time, and our experts in South American football do not see the men of Marcelo Gallardo fall this Saturday. Experienced in the competition and endowed with an undeniable psychological advantage, Enzo Perez and company are largely able to take at least the draw on the lawn of the Bombonera. Before the return leg at Monumental, it will be a “Null or River Plate” for this first part.
Boca Juniors – River Plate : Betting Tips
Boca Juniors – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70