Peñarol are set to play against Atletico PR in Wednesday’s big Copa Libertadores fixture.
Our tips, poll and stats for Peñarol v Atletico PR can all be found here - along with the latest match odds.
Peñarol head into this game following on from a 0-0 Primera División (Apertura) stalemate against Fénix.
At least three goals per game were seen in 5 of the past 6 fixtures where Peñarol have participated. Opposition teams scored 7 times in these games whereas Aurinegros managed a tally of 10. Let’s see whether or not that trend will be continued on into this next match.
In their previous fixture, Atletico PR drew 1-1 in the Série A match with Atlético Goianiense.
In that game, Atletico PR had 63% possession and 18 shots on goal with 7 of them on target. The scorer for Atletico PR was Léo Cittadini (61'). For their opponents, Atlético Goianiense got 11 shots at goal with 1 on target. Roberto (45') scored for Atlético Goianiense.
The attacking players from Atletico PR have struggled for goals in their past 6 games, recording the poor return of only 3. In those fixtures, Furação have also seen the overall goal aggregate of opposing teams equal 7.
Our assessment here is that Atletico PR will do well to put one past this Peñarol lineup who we think will manage to get a goal of their own in a winning performance.
We’re therefore expecting a very competitive encounter with a 1-0 win for Peñarol at the end of the 90 minutes.
Hoping for a good game.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Campeón del Siglo (40,005)
Captain: Cristian Rodríguez
Chairman: Jorge Barrera
Manager: Diego Forlan
Competitions: Primera División (Apertura) position 4, Intermediate Round (Group 2), Copa Libertadores (Group C)