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The Superliga meeting at Estadio Feliciano Gambarte on Wednesday will see home side Godoy Cruz prepare for the visit of Estudiantes de La Plata.
View all of the Godoy Cruz v Estudiantes de La Plata predictions, poll and stats below (plus the best game odds).
Godoy Cruz go into this fixture following on from a 0-0 Superliga drawn match against Argentinos Juniors.
In that game, Godoy Cruz managed 47% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 4 on target. For their opponents, Argentinos Juniors got 18 shots on goal with 5 on target.
Godoy Cruz have really been misfiring in more recent games. Their goals record stands at just 3 versus opposition teams during the course of their previous 6 matches. In those games, Godoy Cruz have also seen the tally of goals scored against them total 6. Regardless, we’ll just have to find out whether that pattern shall continue on in this next match.
Going into this encounter, Godoy Cruz have not lost a league tie with Estudiantes de La Plata in their previous 3 matches.
Estudiantes de La Plata
Estudiantes de La Plata go into this encounter after a 4-1 Superliga win to beat Huracán in their last outing.
In that game, Estudiantes de La Plata had 39% possession and 11 shots at goal with 7 on target. For Estudiantes de La Plata, the scorers were Gustavo Del Prete (4', 16') and Leandro Díaz (34', 51'). Huracán got 12 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. Franco Cristaldo (27') was the scorer for Huracán.
Estudiantes de La Plata have been a threat going forward in the lead-up to this encounter, having scored 9 goals in their last 6 matches. This doesn’t mask the fact that Estudiantes de La Plata have been somewhat leaky at the back, having also been scored against in 6 of those same outings.
Pre-game facts show that Estudiantes de La Plata:
- have left without a victory over Godoy Cruz in away games against them for the last 2 matches in the league.
- are without a win away from home in their last 4 league matches.
Head to head
An examination of their most recent head-to-head clashes dating back to 22/06/2017 tells us that Godoy Cruz have won 4 of these games and Estudiantes de La Plata 2, with the tally of draws being 0.
A total of 10 goals were yielded between them during those clashes, with 5 of them from Tomba and 5 belonging to Los Pincharratas. That’s an average goals per game of 1.67.
Team News: Godoy Cruz
The Godoy Cruz boss Diego Flores will be thankful to have no fitness concerns to speak of before this clash with a fully healthy squad ready to go.
Team News: Estudiantes de La Plata
Due to a completely injury-free group available for selection, the Estudiantes de La Plata boss Ricardo Zielinski doesn’t have any fitness concerns at all coming into this match.
Estudiantes de La Plata will have to perform well to be putting a goal past this Godoy Cruz outfit who we reckon should be able to grind out a win.
That’s why our selection here is for a very even contest with a 1-0 win for Godoy Cruz after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Feliciano Gambarte (15,000)
Captain: Damián Pérez
Chairman: José Mansur
Manager: Diego Flores
Competitions: Copa de la Liga Profesional (Parent), Superliga position 13
⭐ Star Player: Sebastián Lomónaco
Regularly taking up the Striker position, Sebastián Lomónaco was born in Argentina. Having made a first senior appearance for Arsenal de Sarandí in the 2016 - 2017 season, the skilful Forward has accumulated 3 league goals in this Superliga 2021 season so far in a total of 18 appearances.