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Atlético Tucumán make the trip to Estadio Julio Humberto Grondona on Saturday for the Superliga fixture with home team Arsenal de Sarandí.
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Arsenal de Sarandí
Arsenal de Sarandí go into this match after a 0-0 Superliga stalemate against Defensa y Justicia.
In that game, Arsenal de Sarandí managed 33% possession and 15 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. At the other end, Defensa y Justicia got 14 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target.
In their preceding six games, Leonardo Madelón's Arsenal de Sarandí have seen rewards for their attempts on goal a combined total of 5 times, with that being an average number of goals scored per match equal to 0.83.
Atlético Tucumán go into this encounter following on from a 2-0 Superliga win vs Newell´s Old Boys in their previous fixture.
In that match, Atlético Tucumán had 37% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 3 on target. For Atlético Tucumán, goals were scored by Ramiro Carrera (74') and Renzo Tesuri (98'). Newell´s Old Boys had 9 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target.
A tendency of at least one team not managing to score in games involving Atlético Tucumán has been fairly consistent of late. Looking at their last six games shows that it’s happened 6 times. During those clashes, their opponents have managed a goal total of 0 while Atlético Tucumán have scored 8. Previous results aside, it remains to be seen if that trend shall persist here in this match.
Coming into this meeting, Atlético Tucumán are unbeaten in their previous 5 away league matches.
Head to head
Looking at past results between these clubs stretching back to 12/09/2016 tells us that these encounters have not been good ones for Arsenal de Sarandí. They have not managed to get themselves any victories at all while Atlético Tucumán have been the better of the two, running out winners in 67 per cent of those matches.
A combined total of 13 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 4 from Los del Viaducto and 9 belonging to El Decano. That is an average goals per game value of 2.17.
The last league clash between these sides was Superliga match day 10 on 04/09/2021 when it ended Atlético Tucumán 0-0 Arsenal de Sarandí.
In that game, Atlético Tucumán had 59% possession and 16 shots at goal with 3 of them on target.
Arsenal de Sarandí got 6 shots at goal with 1 of them on target.
The referee was Nazareno Arasa.
Team News: Arsenal de Sarandí
The Arsenal de Sarandí manager Leonardo Madelón has no fitness concerns at all coming into this clash thanks to a completely injury-free squad available for selection.
In all likelihood, Los del Viaducto look set to use a 4-4-2 formation for this game, utilising Alejandro Medina, Julian Navas, Gonzalo Goñi, Gustavo Canto, Damian Perez, Mauro Pittón, William Machado, Dardo Miloc, Lucas Cano, Facundo Kruspzky and Sebastián Lomónaco.
Team News: Atlético Tucumán
Due to a fully injury-free group ready to go, the Atlético Tucumán boss Lucas Pusineri doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of before this game.
It’s our belief that El Decano could decide to elect for a 4-4-2 system by sending out Carlos Lampe, Martín Garay, Bruno Bianchi, Manuel Capasso, G. Risso Patrón, Renzo Tesuri, Gaston Gil Romero, Ramiro Carrera, Joaquin Pereyra, Augusto Lotti and R. Ruiz Rodríguez.
Atlético Tucumán and Arsenal de Sarandí could well both score and end up finding themselves in a fairly even game here.
Let’s see how it plays out, but a draw is looking likely to us. Our tip is therefore for a very even match with a 1-1 draw at the end of the match.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Arsenal de Sarandí
Stadium: Estadio Julio Humberto Grondona (16,000)
Captain: Dardo Miloc
Chairman: Julio Ricardo Grondona
Manager: Leonardo Madelón
Competitions: Superliga position 19, Copa de la Liga Profesional (Parent)
🔑 Key Player: Facundo Kruspzky
Regularly deployed in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Facundo Kruspzky was born in Argentina. Having made a first senior appearance for Arsenal de Sarandí in the 2021 season, the skilful Midfielder has scored a sum of 3 league goals in this Superliga 2022 campaign to date from a total of 11 appearances.