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The Primera Division fixture at The Estadio Gran Parque Central on Thursday will see hosts Nacional de Football go into battle with Danubio.
Full predictions, pre-match stats and user poll for Nacional de Football v Danubio are shown on this page (including the best match odds).
Nacional de Football
Nacional de Football head into this match following a 2-2 Primera Division draw against Peñarol.
José Neris (48') and Lucas Hernández (87') scored for Peñarol.
It has been all too rare in recent games where Nacional de Football have kept a clean sheet. The facts show that Nacional de Football have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, shipping 8 goals along the way. That sort of pattern won’t necessarily be sustained into this match, of course.
Previously, Danubio drew 0-0 in the Primera Division tie with River Plate.
The stats don’t lie, and Danubio have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 6 goals in all. In defence, Danubio certainly have room for improvement.
Head to head
Looking at their most recent head to head meetings stretching back to 21/11/2020 shows us that Nacional de Football have won 2 of these games & Danubio 3, with the tally of draws being 1.
In all, 11 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 5 for Bolsos and 6 created by La Franja. That is an average goals per game value of 1.83.
The last league contest between these clubs was Primera Division (Apertura) match day 10 on 09/04/2023 when it ended Danubio 0-0 Nacional de Football.
Team News: Nacional de Football
The Nacional de Football boss Álvaro Gutiérrez doesn’t have any fitness concerns at all before this match owing to a fully healthy squad available for selection.
Team News: Danubio
Thanks to a largely available group, there is just a single fitness worry for the Danubio manager Esteban Conde to contend with. Sergio Rodríguez (Knee injury) won’t be playing here.
We’re of the opinion that Nacional de Football should really score at least once when they face Danubio, who might well find it a difficult task finding the net themselves.
We’re tipping a decent 2-0 winning margin for Nacional de Football at the end of this one.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Nacional de Football
Stadium: The Estadio Gran Parque Central (34,000)
Chairman: José Fuentes
Manager: Álvaro Gutiérrez
Competitions: Primera Division position 7, Primera Division (Apertura) position 2, Intermediate Round (Group 2)