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Gimna ' Plata take on visiting opponents Tigre at Estadio Juan Carmelo Zerillo in the Superliga clash on Sunday.
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Gimna ' Plata
Gimna ' Plata will be hoping to bounce back here after the 1-0 Superliga defeat in their last game at the hands of Central Córdoba.
In that match, Gimna ' Plata had 42% possession and 11 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. Central Córdoba had 11 shots on goal with 1 of them on target.
Their more recent scorelines reveal that much solidity has been shown by the Gimna ' Plata defence. Gimna ' Plata have been mean at the back, seeing the total number of goals that have flown into the back of their net during their past six matches standing at 4.
Coming into this contest, Gimna ' Plata have not been beaten in their last 11 home league matches. A very good run at home.
Tigre will come into the meeting following on from a 2-0 Superliga win in the defeat of Vélez Sarsfield in their most recent outing.
In that game, Tigre managed 44% possession and 16 shots at goal with 5 on target. For Tigre, the goalscorers were Blas Armoa (6') and Facundo Colidio (22'). Vélez Sarsfield got 8 attempts at goal with 2 on target.
In their last 6 outings, Tigre have amassed the sum of 8 goals. Tigre have additionally got on the scoresheet on each one of those occasions. Over that period, they have seen 6 goals go into their own net. We will just have to see whether or not that trend will end up being continued on here.
Looking at their past form shows that Tigre:
- have left without a victory over Gimna ' Plata when they've played them away from home in the last 5 league matches. They really have not been travelling well at all.
- are unbeaten in their previous 2 away league matches.
Head to head
A glance at their past head-to-head meetings dating back to 03/04/2014 tells us that Gimna ' Plata have won 3 of these and Tigre 2, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 1.
A total of 14 goals were scored between them throughout the course of those matches, with 8 from El Lobo and 6 being from Matadores. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.33.
The previous league game featuring these sides was Superliga match day 17 on 01/02/2019 when it ended Gimna ' Plata 3-1 Tigre.
That time, Gimna ' Plata managed 43% possession and 14 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. The goals were scored by Lorenzo Faravelli (54'), Maximiliano Coronel (84') and Alexi Gómez (87').
For their opponents, Tigre had 14 shots at goal with 4 on target. Hugo Silveira (72') was the scorer.
The referee was Jorge Baliño.
Team News: Gimna ' Plata
The Gimna ' Plata boss Néstor Gorosito has zero fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this clash with a fully healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: Tigre
Due to a fully healthy squad to pick from, the Tigre manager Diego Martínez does not have any fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this game.
We feel that Tigre and Gimna ' Plata should both be able to find the back of the net here although it’s difficult to select a clear winner.
A draw is a real possibility, as we are expecting there to be little between them. We therefore think that it’s going to be a score draw after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 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 1, Copa de la Liga Profesional (Parent)
🔑 Star Player: Brahian Alemán
Usually played in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Brahian Alemán was born in Montevideo, Uruguay. After making a first senior appearance for Unión de Santa Fe in the 2012 - 2013 season, the dangerous Midfielder has struck 4 league goals in this Primera División 2022 campaign so far from a total of 18 appearances.