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Thursday’s Copa de la Liga Profesional fixture list will see Instituto versus Colón.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for Instituto v Colón are shown below - as well as up-to-date odds.
Instituto will be hoping for a repeat of their last result, following the 3-1 Copa de la Liga Profesional triumph over Colón.
In that match, Instituto had 59% possession and 21 attempts on goal with 4 on target. For Instituto, goals were scored by Adrián Martínez (11', 71') and Nicolás Barrientos (90'). At the other end, Colón got 9 attempts on goal with 4 on target. Ramón Ábila (7') was the scorer for Colón.
Diego Dabove's Instituto have scored a sum total of 5 times in their preceding half-dozen outings. The corresponding number of goals that they have conceded in those same fixtures is 6.
Néstor Gorosito's Colón have fired home 7 times in the course of their most recent sextet of matches. The number of goals that they have conceded during those same matches adds up to 8.
Head to head
An examination of their past head to head meetings stretching back to 11/12/2004 shows us that Instituto have won 4 of these & Colón 1, with the number of drawn games being 1.
A sum of 15 goals were scored between them in this period, with 10 for La Gloria (The Glory) and 5 created by Los Sabaleros. That’s an average goals per game of 2.5.
The previous league clash featuring these clubs was Superliga match day 16 on 13/05/2023 which finished with the scoreline of Instituto 1-0 Colón.
On that occasion, Instituto had 60% possession and 16 attempts on goal with 4 on target. The scorer was Adrián Martínez (92').
Colón had 7 shots at goal with 3 of them on target.
The referee was Luis Lobo.
Team News: Instituto
Lucas Albertengo (Knee Injury), Lucas Rodríguez (Strain) and Leonardo Monje (Knee Injury) won’t be available for Instituto manager Diego Dabove.
Team News: Colón
Owing to a fully injury-free group available for selection, the Colón boss Néstor Gorosito has no fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this game.
We’re envisaging that Colón will have to perform well to get anything against this Instituto lineup who we think might well gain the upper hand.
We’re therefore predicting a 1-0 win for Instituto at the conclusion of the game.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Estadio Juan Domingo Perón (32,000)
Captain: Jorge Carranza
Chairman: Juan Manuel Cavagliatto
Manager: Diego Dabove
Competitions: Superliga position 18, Copa de la Liga Profesional (Parent), Copa de la Liga Profesional (Group A)
🔑 Key Man: Adrián Martínez
Regularly played in the Striker position, Adrián Martínez was born in Argentina. After having made a senior debut playing for Coritiba in the 2022 season, the dangerous Forward has netted 11 league goals in the Primera División 2023 campaign to date from a total of 26 appearances.