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Huracán are in action against Gimna ' Plata in Wednesday’s big Copa de la Liga Profesional meeting.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for Huracán v Gimna ' Plata are shown below (inc. the best betting odds).
Huracán won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 1-0 Copa de la Liga Profesional loss in their previous game against Independiente.
In that match, Huracán managed 56% possession and 7 shots at goal with 0 of them on target. Independiente got 6 shots on goal with 5 on target. Alexis Canelo (26') was the scorer for Independiente.
Their most recent results highlight the fact that much solidity has been shown by the Huracán defence. Huracán have kept it tight, seeing the total number of goals that have flown into the back of their net over the course of their previous six outings standing at 4.
Gimna ' Plata
Gimna ' Plata will go into this meeting following a 2-1 Copa de la Liga Profesional win with the eclipse of Vélez Sarsfield in their most recent match.
In that match, Gimna ' Plata managed 37% possession and 16 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. For Gimna ' Plata, the scorers were Cristian Tarragona (52') and Matías Ezequiel Abaldo Menyou (60'). At the other end, Vélez Sarsfield got 5 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. Braian Romero (41') scored for Vélez Sarsfield.
The numbers tell their own story, and Gimna ' Plata have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, conceding 11 goals in total. In defence, Gimna ' Plata have seen their frailties exposed. That pattern isn’t assured to be continued here, of course.
Head to head
Looking at their past head-to-head meetings going back to 15/11/2020 tells us that Huracán have won 1 of these & Gimna ' Plata 2, with the tally of drawn games standing at 3.
A sum of 9 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 4 of them from El Globo / Los Quemeros and 5 coming from El Lobo. The average number of goals per game works out to 1.5.
The previous league fixture between these sides was Superliga match day 20 on 13/06/2023 which finished with the scoreline of Gimna ' Plata 1-0 Huracán.
In that match, Gimna ' Plata managed 51% possession and 12 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. The scorer was Cristian Tarragona (89').
Huracán had 10 shots on goal with 3 on target.
The referee was Nicolás Ramírez.
Team News: Huracán
The Huracán boss Diego Martínez will be thankful to have no fitness concerns to speak of before this clash with a fully healthy squad ready to go.
Team News: Gimna ' Plata
Gimna ' Plata boss Leonardo Madelón has multiple availability issues to deal with. Matías Miranda (Ruptured cruciate ligament), Nicolás Colazo (Unknown Injury) and Lautaro Chávez (Ligament Injury) miss out here.
Gimna ' Plata have enough to get a goal against this Huracán team, but that isn’t expected to be enough to avoid a loss.
We’re expecting a 2-1 winning score for Huracán at the end of this one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Estadio Tomás Adolfo Ducó (48,314)
Chairman: David Garzón
Manager: Diego Martínez
Competitions: Superliga position 26, Copa de la Liga Profesional (Parent), Copa de la Liga Profesional (Group A)
🔑 Key Man: Matías Cóccaro
Typically played in the Striker position, Matías Cóccaro was born in Pirarajá, Uruguay. Having made a first senior appearance for Huracán in the 2021 season, the gifted Forward has managed 4 league goals in the Primera División 2023 season to date in a total of 24 appearances.