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Universidad de Chile face off with the visiting Coquimbo Unido at The Estadio Julio Martínez Prádanos in the Campeonato Nacional match on Friday.
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Universidad de Chile
Universidad de Chile will want to continue from where they left off last time out with the 1-3 Campeonato Nacional triumph vs Universidad Católica.
The only name on the scoresheet from Universidad de Chile was Leandro Fernández (43', 73').
Universidad de Chile have been on a persistent run of goalscoring form, finding the back of the net every time they’ve gone out to play in their last 6 matches.
They’ve totted up the amount of 9 during that time and have conceded a total of 9.
Coquimbo Unido will come into the match after a 1-0 Campeonato Nacional win over Deportes Copiapó in their last match.
The numbers tell their own story, and Coquimbo Unido have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing opposing sides hit 9 goals in all. At the back, Coquimbo Unido just haven’t been too solid at all. Even so, time will tell if that trend might be sustained in this game or not.
Head to head
An examination of their most recent head to head clashes stretching back to 31/08/2019 shows that Universidad de Chile have won 1 of these and Coquimbo Unido 2, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 3.
A total of 11 goals were scored between the two sides in these games, with 5 of them from Los Azules and 6 netted by Piratas. That is an average goals per game value of 1.83.
The last league contest featuring these clubs was Campeonato Nacional match day 13 on 10/05/2023 and the score finished Coquimbo Unido 2-1 Universidad de Chile.
Team News: Universidad de Chile
There is just a single fitness concern for the Universidad de Chile manager Mauricio Pellegrino to contend with from a near full-strength set of players. José Ignacio Castro (Fitness) won’t play.
Team News: Coquimbo Unido
Due to a fully healthy group ready to go, the Coquimbo Unido boss Fernando Díaz doesn’t have any fitness concerns to report before this game.
Looking at these two teams, we feel that Coquimbo Unido will do well to score goals against this Universidad de Chile lineup who should score at least once to gain the upper hand.
We’re therefore tipping a highly competitive game with a 1-0 winning margin for Universidad de Chile at the end of the match.
Let’s see what happens.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Universidad de Chile
Stadium: The Estadio Julio Martínez Prádanos (48,665)
Captain: Felipe Seymour
Chairman: Michael Clark
Manager: Mauricio Pellegrino
Competitions: Campeonato Nacional position 8