Independiente – Libertad Asuncion : Preview & Prediction
Independiente and Libertad meet at the Libertadores de América Stadium in a game for the second leg of this South American Cup semi-finals after Libertad’s 1-0 home win in the first leg. In this meeting the house factor may play an important role, since the Libertad presents significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
The home team arrives at this second hand with a 1-goal draw, in addition to the disadvantage of not having scored in the first leg. This is a team that maintains the income when it plays outside of its stadium, because in the last 30 games it registers 8 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses as a visitor; against 10 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses in his stadium. The team arrives at this meeting after a victory away with Racing Club by (0-1). In the last 4 home games for Copa Sudamericana, Independiente won 3 and drew 1.
For this competition, do not lose in your stadium there are 4 games. There have been 1 period in the last 9 games played at home for all competitions: he scored 4 of his 11 goals in the minutes (76′-90 ‘).
Independiente’s team was defeated in the first leg of the game by 1-0, so in this second-leg game they will have to win by two or more difference goals if they want to stay in the competition. The team will have to attack in the game from the beginning minutes, because it will run against the time to get the turn back on the scoreboard, but it can not be neglected defensively, because if you suffer a goal things will become more complicated for the home owners. The coach should not have major embezzlements for this game.
The away team has a 1-goal lead in this second-leg game but has conceded 0 home goals in the first leg. This is a team that curiously has more positive results than at home, since in the last 30 games it has recorded 8 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses as a visitor, with a total of 28 goals scored and 14 conceded; against 7 wins, 3 draws and 5 defeats in his stadium, with a total of 16 goals scored and 12 conceded. In the last game he played, for the Division Profesional, tied with Deportivo Capiatá at home by (0-0). In the last 10 games as a visitor, Libertad has won 4, drawn 3 and lost 3. Defensive solidity has been one of their strengths as they have conceded only goals in 2 of the last 7 games and their attack has been regular who scored goals in 6 of the last 7 games for this competition. In 15 games, he has never managed to come back to the scoreline in the four games in which he suffered the first goal. There have been 1 period in the last 20 games played as a visitor for all competitions: they suffered 7 of their 18 goals in the minutes (76’-90 ‘).
Libertad’s team took the lead in the first game so you know you need only a draw in this game to continue the championship. The away team has many problems with this game, so it will take a few moments to get a team down. The team should play more closely, trying to neutralize the attack moves of the hosts, as they know that if they do not concede goals, they will be qualified for the final of the competition. The coach will have the embezzlement of forward Cardozo, expelled in the last game, but in the rest will go with the maximum force for this duel.
Independiente – Libertad Asuncion : Betting Tips
Independiente – Win Odds: 1.55
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70