The intriguing Copa Libertadores fixture on Tuesday will see River Plate do battle with opponents Atletico PR.
View all River Plate v Atletico PR tips, stats and our pre-match poll below - plus the latest match odds.
River Plate enter this match after a 1-1 Copa Libertadores drawn match versus Atletico PR.
River Plate have been on a persistent run of goalscoring form, finding the back of the net in each and every one of their last 6 games.
They have managed to rack up 10 during that time while also conceding a total of 5.
After suffering a loss in their previous game against Palmeiras in Serie A action, Atletico PR and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
In that game, Atletico PR managed 42% possession and 4 shots at goal with 1 on target. At the other end, Palmeiras got 22 shots at goal with 8 of them on target. Patrick (8'), Gabriel Menino (35') and Rony (50') scored for Palmeiras.
Paulo Autuori's Atletico PR have managed to stick the ball in the net 7 times in the course of their latest 6 matches. The total of goals that they have conceded during that period adds up to 5.
Team News: River Plate
River Plate manager Marcelo Gallardo will be grateful to have no fitness worries at all ahead of this clash thanks to a completely injury-free squad to pick from.
Team News: Atletico PR
Athletico-PR manager Paulo Autuori has some current player fitness concerns. Fernando Canesin (Corona virus), Geuvânio (Corona virus), Jaime Alvarado (Corona virus), Zé Ivaldo (Corona virus), Santos (Corona virus), Abner (Corona virus), Jandrei (Corona virus) and Nikão (Corona virus) won’t be making appearances.
In our view, River Plate can and should dominate possession and create several successful chances.
At the same time, Atletico PR won’t find it easy to get a goal of their own although we do reckon that they could well end up hitting back at some stage here.
We’re tipping a comfortable 3-1 win for River Plate at the end of the 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Antonio Vespucio Liberti (70,074)
Captain: Leonardo Ponzio
Chairman: Rodolfo D’Onofrio
Manager: Marcelo Gallardo
Competitions: Copa de la Superliga (Zone B), Superliga position 2, Copa Libertadores (1/8-Finals)
🔑 Key Man: Santos Borré
Mostly playing in the Striker position, Santos Borré was born in Barranquilla, Colombia. Having made a first senior appearance for Villarreal in the 2016 - 2017 season, the skilful Forward has hit 12 league goals in this Superliga 2019 - 2020 season to date in 20 appearances.