The Primera B tie at Estadio Arquitecto Ricardo on Tuesday sees home side Ferro Carril Oeste welcome Estudiantes Rio Cuarto.
View all Ferro Carril Oeste v Estudiantes Rio Cuarto tips, stats and our pre-match poll below (including the best match odds).
Ferro Carril Oeste
Ferro Carril Oeste, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 1-3 Primera B success vs Deportivo Madryn.
It has been seldom in recent times where Ferro Carril Oeste have shown defensive steel. In fact, Ferro Carril Oeste have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 matches, shipping 7 goals along the way. That sort of pattern won’t necessarily follow through into this game, though.
Estudiantes Rio Cuarto
Estudiantes Rio Cuarto head into the meeting after a 4-1 Primera B win to defeat Independiente Rivadavia in their previous game.
In 5 of the previous six clashes involving Estudiantes Rio Cuarto, a notably low volume of goals have been scored between them and their opposition. The overall average goals scored per game within that period comes out as a meagre 1.67, with the average goals for Rio Cuarto equalling 1.17.
Head to head
The last league encounter between the two was Primera Nacional match day 5 on 28/12/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Estudiantes Rio Cuarto 2-1 Ferro Carril Oeste.
Team News: Estudiantes Rio Cuarto
Owing to a completely healthy group available to select from, the Estudiantes Rio Cuarto boss has zero fitness concerns to report coming into this match.
Estudiantes Rio Cuarto and Ferro Carril Oeste could both well score more than once here although it’s hard to see a clear-cut winner.
It’s looking like it could well end up as a draw but we do expect to see goals at each end. We’re therefore seeing a hard-fought 2-2 scoreline at the end of the match.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Ferro Carril Oeste
Stadium: Estadio Arquitecto Ricardo (24,442)
Captain: Andrés Bailo
Chairman: Daniel Pandolfi
Manager: Jorge Cordón
Competitions: Primera B position 19