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Gimna ' Plata make the trip to Estadio Presidente Perón on Saturday for the Superliga meeting with hosts Racing Club.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Racing Club v Gimna ' Plata can be seen below - plus the latest match odds.
Racing Club will be hoping to return to winning ways here after a 1-3 Copa Libertadores loss in their previous game against São Paulo.
Juan Pizzi's Racing Club have managed to score a sum total of 5 times in their last 6 outings. The corresponding number of goals that they have conceded in that same time amounts to 7.
Pre-game facts show that Racing Club:
- haven't lost in the league to Gimna ' Plata in their last 6 matches.
- have not been beaten in their last 9 league matches at home. It's been impressive.
Gimna ' Plata
In their previous fixture, Gimna ' Plata drew 2-2 in the Superliga match with Platense.
In that match, Gimna ' Plata had 68% possession and 6 shots on goal with 3 on target. For Gimna ' Plata, the goals were scored by Matías Pérez García (73') and Guillermo Fratta (88'). Platense got 6 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. Brian Mansilla (31') and Matías Tissera (38') scored for Platense.
In the course of their 6 latest matches, Massimo Messera's Gimna ' Plata have turned their attacks into goals 5 times thus giving them a goals per game average of 0.83.
Heading into this fixture, Gimna ' Plata haven't won against Racing Club in games played away from home for the previous 3 league games.
Head to head
A review of their past head to head results going back to 01/11/2014 shows that these fixtures have not been fruitful for Gimna ' Plata. They’ve not been able to get themselves any wins whatsoever whereas Racing Club have dominated them, winning in 100 per cent of those match-ups.
14 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 12 from La Academia and 2 for El Lobo. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.33.
The previous league fixture featuring these clubs was Superliga match day 6 on 15/09/2019 and the score finished Gimna ' Plata 1-2 Racing Club.
In that game, Gimna ' Plata managed 39% possession and 15 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. The scorer was Matías García (52').
At the other end, Racing Club got 12 shots at goal with 3 on target. Diego González (36') and Matías Zaracho (54') scored.
The referee was Diego Abal.
Team News: Racing Club
Racing Club manager Juan Pizzi has no fitness concerns to speak of coming into this game with a fully healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: Gimna ' Plata
In an otherwise healthy group, there is only a single fitness worry for the Gimna ' Plata gaffer Massimo Messera to be concerned with. Johan Carbonero (Fibula Fracture) won’t be in action.
We’re thinking that Gimna ' Plata will surely be able to break down this Racing Club outfit, although that may not be enough to avoid defeat.
Our selection here is for both teams to score in a 2-1 victory for Racing Club by the time that the referee blows the final whistle. Should be a good one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Presidente Perón (55,000)
Captain: Iván Pillud
Chairman: Víctor Blanco
Manager: Juan Pizzi
Competitions: Copa de la Liga Profesional (Parent), Superliga position 18, Copa de la Liga Profesional (Final), Copa Libertadores (1/8-Finals)