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Gimna ' Plata will be visiting Estadio Gigante de Arroyito on Friday for the Superliga game with home side Rosario Central.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Rosario Central v Gimna ' Plata match are shown here - as well as the best betting odds.
Rosario Central will be hoping to bounce back here following a 2-0 Superliga loss in their previous game against Vélez Sarsfield.
In that match, Rosario Central managed 48% possession and 10 shots at goal with 5 on target. For their opponents, Vélez Sarsfield got 12 shots on goal with 4 on target. Luca Orellano (6') and Damián Fernández (83') scored for Vélez Sarsfield.
Over their last 6 fixtures, Germán Rivarola's Rosario Central have netted a total of 5 times giving them an average number of goals scored per match equal to 0.83.
Coming into this contest, Rosario Central are unbeaten in their previous 2 home league matches.
Gimna ' Plata
Gimna ' Plata come into this match following on from a 3-1 Superliga win with the eclipse of Racing Club in their last outing.
In that game, Gimna ' Plata managed 25% possession and 8 shots at goal with 6 on target. For Gimna ' Plata, goals were scored by Eric Ramírez (6') and Brahian Alemán (40', 65'). On the other side, Racing Club got 14 shots on goal with 3 on target. Enzo Copetti (26') scored for Racing Club.
A succession of effective displays by the Gimna ' Plata defence has seen the number of goals they’ve conceded amounting to 4 from their past 6 outings overall. During the same period, their forwards have scored 16. Having said that, we’ll just have to find out if such a trend will persist here in this match.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Gimna ' Plata:
- are winless against Rosario Central when they have played them away from home in the previous 5 league matches. Not good.
- are unbeaten in their previous 3 away league matches.
- have not won away from home in their last 4 league matches.
Head to head
Checking on their most recent head to head meetings going back to 02/05/2016 shows us that Rosario Central have won 2 of these and Gimna ' Plata 3, with the tally of drawn games being 1.
A combined total of 11 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 5 of them from El Canalla and 6 for El Lobo. That’s an average goals per game of 1.83.
The last league meeting between these clubs was Superliga match day 3 on 29/07/2021 which finished with the scoreline of Gimna ' Plata 1-0 Rosario Central.
On that day, Gimna ' Plata managed 38% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Leonardo Morales (36').
At the other end, Rosario Central got 16 shots at goal with 2 of them on target.
The referee was Ariel Penel.
Team News: Rosario Central
Martín Rabuñal (Cruciate Ligament Injury), Francesco Lo Celso (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Luca Martínez Dupuy (Ruptured cruciate ligament) won’t be playing for Rosario Central gaffer Germán Rivarola.
In our view, El Canalla will probably opt for a 4-3-1-2 system in the match with Gaspar Servio, Damian Martinez, Facundo Almada, Juan Cruz Komar, Lautaro Blanco, Marcelo Benítez, Claudio Yacob, Walter Montoya, Luciano Ferreyra, Lucas Gamba and Alejo Veliz.
Team News: Gimna ' Plata
Gimna ' Plata boss Néstor Gorosito has a number of players out of action. Alexis Domínguez (Ruptured cruciate ligament), Maximiliano Coronel (Ruptured cruciate ligament) and Nicolás Contin (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) are names that won’t be on the team sheet.
From our viewpoint, El Lobo might begin the game with a 4-4-2 system, choosing Rodrigo Rey, Guillermo Enrique, Leonardo Morales, Oscar Piris, Matías Melluso, Ramón Sosa, Agustin Cardozo, Brahian Alemán, Lautaro Chávez, Erick Ramirez and Franco Soldano.
In our view, Gimna ' Plata will likely create enough chances to score against this Rosario Central team, however that probably won’t quite be as many as they’ll concede.
We’re going for a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 winning margin for Rosario Central when the full-time whistle blows. It will be interesting to see how this one goes.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Gigante de Arroyito (41,465)
Chairman: Rodolfo Di Pollina
Manager: Germán Rivarola
Competitions: Superliga position 18, Copa de la Liga Profesional (Parent)