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Gimna ' Plata will take to the pitch with the visiting Racing Club at Estadio Juan Carmelo Zerillo in the Superliga game on Monday.
All Gimna ' Plata v Racing Club match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below (plus the best game odds).
Gimna ' Plata
Gimna ' Plata will play in this match following on from a 1-1 Superliga drawn game versus Platense.
In that game, Gimna ' Plata had 50% possession and 15 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Gimna ' Plata was Lautaro Chávez (83'). For their opponents, Platense had 9 attempts on goal with 4 on target. Juan Cruz Esquivel (88') scored for Platense.
Gimna ' Plata haven’t been able to stop scoring goals, netting every time they’ve gone out to play in their last 6 matches.
They have totted up the amount of 14 during that period while also conceding a total of 3. Nevertheless, it remains to be seen whether such a trend might be sustained here in this game or not.
Pre-game facts show that Gimna ' Plata:
- have not beaten Racing Club in their last 7 league games.
- are unbeaten in their previous 3 league matches at home.
Racing Club go into this clash following on from a 2-0 Superliga win over Vélez Sarsfield in their previous match.
In that game, Racing Club managed 48% possession and 8 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. For Racing Club, the goalscorers were Matías Rojas (30') and Fabricio Domínguez (90'). On the other side, Vélez Sarsfield had 11 shots on goal with 2 of them on target.
In 6 of the past six clashes involving Racing Club, a notably low volume of goals have gone in between them and their opposition. The overall average number of goals per game during that spell is a mere 1.33, with the average goals for La Academia equalling 0.83.
Their prior results show that Racing Club:
- haven't been beaten by Gimna ' Plata in away games against them for the last 5 league matches. Away fans have certainly had plenty to cheer about.
- are without a win away from home in their last 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
A study of their past head to head results stretching back to 06/05/2017 tells us that these encounters have not been fruitful for Gimna ' Plata. They have not managed to get themselves any victories at all while Racing Club have been the better of the two, finishing as winners in 67 per cent of those ties.
A sum of 11 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 2 of them for El Lobo and 9 being from La Academia. The average goals per game has been 1.83.
The previous league clash featuring these sides was Copa de la Liga Profesional match day 1 on 13/02/2022 when it finished Racing Club 0-0 Gimna ' Plata.
That time, Racing Club managed 66% possession and 15 shots on goal with 3 on target.
On the other side, Gimna ' Plata got 8 shots at goal with 3 on target.
The referee was Yael Falcón Pérez.
Team News: Gimna ' Plata
Alexis Domínguez (Ruptured cruciate ligament), Maximiliano Coronel (Ruptured cruciate ligament) and Nicolás Contin (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) aren’t available for Gimna ' Plata boss Néstor Gorosito.
It looks as if El Lobo should opt for a 4-4-2 formation featuring Rodrigo Rey, Guillermo Enrique, Leonardo Morales, Oscar Piris, Matías Melluso, Ramón Sosa, Agustin Cardozo, Brahian Alemán, Johan Carbonero, Erick Ramirez and Franco Soldano.
Team News: Racing Club
Racing Club manager Fernando Gago has some current player fitness concerns. Gabriel Hauche (Fractured Foot), Gabriel Arias (Ruptured cruciate ligament) and Mauricio Martínez (Ruptured cruciate ligament) can’t be considered.
We are inclined to think that La Academia seem likely to utilise a 4-3-3 lineup, giving starts to Gastón Gómez, Facundo Mura, Leonardo Sigali, Emiliano Insua, Gonzalo Piovi, Leonel Miranda, Anibal Moreno, Jonathan Gomez, Matías Rojas, Enzo Copetti and Edwin Cardona.
We’re of the opinion that Racing Club and Gimna ' Plata may both struggle to make a breakthrough here.
Let’s see how it plays out, but a draw with few scoring chances is looking likely to us. We’re therefore tipping a 0-0 draw at full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Gimna ' Plata
Stadium: Estadio Juan Carmelo Zerillo (24,526)
Captain: Brahian Alemán
Chairman: Gabriel Pellegrino
Manager: Néstor Gorosito
Competitions: Superliga position 3, Copa de la Liga Profesional (Parent)
🔑 Star Man: Cristian Tarragona
Customarily deployed in the Striker position, Cristian Tarragona was born in Capital, Argentina. After making a first senior appearance for Patronato in the 2019 - 2020 season, the goalscoring Forward has scored a sum of 2 league goals in the Superliga 2022 campaign to date in a total of 2 appearances.