Deportes Antofagasta visit Estadio La Granja on Monday for the Campeonato Nacional tie with home team Curicó Unido.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Curicó Unido v Deportes Antofagasta can be seen below - plus the latest betting odds.
Curicó Unido will be hoping to bounce back here after the 2-0 Campeonato Nacional defeat last time out to Deportes La Serena.
Dalcio Giovagnoli's Curicó Unido have celebrated scoring a sum total of 8 times over their preceding six outings. The comparative number of goals that they have conceded in those fixtures stands at 11.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Curicó Unido:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Deportes Antofagasta in their previous 3 matches.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 2 league matches at home.
Since a loss in their previous game against Everton Viña del Mar in Campeonato Nacional competition, Deportes Antofagasta and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
Deportes Antofagasta have regularly broken through opposing defences in their most recent fixtures, scoring 11 goals in their last 6 matches. This doesn’t mask the fact that Pumas can also improve defensively after being scored against in 5 of those same matches.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head to head meetings dating back to 29/09/2017 tells us that Curicó Unido have won 1 of these games & Deportes Antofagasta 3, with the number of draws being 2.
A combined sum of 14 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 6 of them from Albirrojos and 8 netted by Pumas. That is an average goals per game value of 2.33.
Team News: Curicó Unido
Curicó Unido boss Dalcio Giovagnoli will be thankful to have no fitness concerns to speak of before this clash owing to a fully healthy squad available to select from.
Team News: Deportes Antofagasta
Due to a completely healthy group available for selection, Deportes Antofagasta boss has zero fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this game.
Our assessment is that Deportes Antofagasta and Curicó Unido should play out a closely-fought contest here.
We’ll see, but this looks like it could end up all-square. Our tip is therefore for a close game with a 1-1 score draw at the end of this one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio La Granja (8,278)
Captain: Martín Cortés
Chairman: Freddy Palma
Manager: Dalcio Giovagnoli
Competitions: Campeonato Nacional position 9