The Campeonato Nacional meeting at Estadio Municipal Nelson Oyarzún on Monday will see hosts Ñublense take to the field against Cobresal.
View all of the Ñublense v Cobresal predictions, poll and stats below - as well as the best betting odds.
Ñublense head into this game after a 1-1 Campeonato Nacional drawn result versus Deportes Melipilla.
It has not been often in recent games that Ñublense have shown defensive steel. The reality is that Mecánica have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 6 of their previous 6 games, shipping 8 goals on the way. That pattern won’t necessarily be continued into this game, though.
Ahead of this meeting, Ñublense have not emerged victorious against Cobresal in their previous 3 league games.
Since tasting defeat last time out to Colo-Colo in Campeonato Nacional competition, Cobresal and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
A series of hard-working performances from the Cobresal defence has seen their ‘goals against’ tally standing at 4 from their past 6 clashes combined. In that period, the number of goals that they have scored themselves is 8.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Cobresal:
- are unbeaten in their previous 3 league matches away from home.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 2 league games.
Team News: Ñublense
Ñublense manager will be thankful to have no fitness worries at all ahead of this clash with a fully healthy squad available to choose from.
Team News: Cobresal
Due to a completely injury-free squad ready to go, Cobresal manager Gustavo Huerta has no fitness concerns to speak of before this clash.
We’re of the opinion that Cobresal and Ñublense should play out a closely-fought contest here.
Let’s see what happens, but it could well be that we end up with scores level. We’re therefore anticipating a very even match with a 1-1 score at full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Municipal Nelson Oyarzún (12,000)
Captain: Jonatan Cisternas
Chairman: Patrick Kiblisky
Competitions: Campeonato Nacional position 13