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Defensor Sporting take on Boston River in Wednesday’s upcoming Intermediate Round meeting.
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Defensor Sporting prepare for this game following on from a 1-1 Intermediate Round drawn result vs River Plate.
It’s not been often in recent games where Defensor Sporting have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. The facts show that El Tuerto have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 games, giving up 9 goals during that time. Even so, we will just have to wait and see whether that trend shall persist here in this game.
After being beaten in their last game against Nacional de Football in Intermediate Round competition, Boston River and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
A tendency of at least one team drawing a blank in games involving Boston River has become apparent recently. A glance at their last six meetings shows that this has happened 5 times. During those clashes, opposing sides have managed a goal total of 9 and El Boston have scored 5.
Team News: Defensor Sporting
Gastón Álvarez (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Mathías Cardacio (Muscle Injury) won’t be available for Defensor SC gaffer Ignacio Risso.
Team News: Boston River
With a fully healthy squad ready to go, Boston River boss Sebastián Abreu doesn’t have any fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this match.
Our feeling is that Boston River have it within them to find the net against this Defensor Sporting lineup, although that possibly won’t quite be enough to prevent defeat.
Our tip is for a narrow 2-1 winning margin for Defensor Sporting after the 90. We are expecting it to be pretty even.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Luis Franzini (18,000)
Chairman: Ney Castillo
Manager: Ignacio Risso
Competitions: Primera Division (Apertura) position 6, Intermediate Round (Group 2)