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La Luz will arrive at The Estadio Juventud Parque Artigas on Thursday for the Primera Division clash with hosts Boston River.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Boston River v La Luz, scroll down - plus the latest betting odds.
Boston River are hoping to win again following a 0-2 Primera Division success against Montevideo Wanderers.
In that game, Boston River managed 42% possession and 11 shots on goal with 6 on target. The only player to score for Boston River was Emanuel Beltrán (90'). At the other end, Montevideo Wanderers had 11 attempts at goal with 3 on target.
Under three goals per game were seen in 5 of the past 6 meetings where Boston River have been involved. Breaking down the goal split in that period, opposing sides scored an aggregate of 5 while Boston River totted up 7.
Following on from tasting defeat last time out to Cerro in Primera Division action, La Luz will be hoping to turn things around here.
The only name on the scoresheet from La Luz was Álvaro González (71'). Mariano Peralta (66') was the scorer for Cerro.
Looking at their form, and La Luz have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, seeing opposing sides hit 8 goals overall. At the back, La Luz can certainly do much better. We will just have to find out whether or not that trend will end up being continued on here.
Head to head
The previous league encounter featuring the two was Intermediate Round match day 2 on 17/06/2023 when it ended Boston River 4-0 La Luz.
Team News: Boston River
The Boston River boss Alejandro Apud has a full complement, with no fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this game thanks to a completely healthy group available for selection.
Team News: La Luz
With a completely healthy group ready to go, the La Luz manager Ignacio Pallas does not have any fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this clash.
We envisage that Boston River will, in all likelihood, dominate on the ball and be rewarded with decent chances.
At the same time, La Luz will not find it easy to make a breakthrough although we do reckon that they could well end up being dangerous at times.
Our selection here is for a 3-1 win for Boston River when the full-time whistle blows.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Estadio Juventud Parque Artigas (6,148)
Captain: Carlos Valdez
Chairman: Javier Bonina
Manager: Alejandro Apud
Competitions: Primera Division position 4, Primera Division (Apertura) position 15, Intermediate Round (Group 1)