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Fans of both teams await the Intermediate Round action scheduled for Sunday as Montevideo City Torque will take on Rentistas.
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Montevideo City Torque
Montevideo City Torque will be hoping for a repeat of their last result, following the 1-2 Intermediate Round victory over Peñarol.
Montevideo City Torque have been conceding pretty frequently lately, but they have also found ways to score goals themselves. Looking at their last 6 games, Montevideo City Torque have seen their goal breached in 5 of them in addition to managing to get on the scoresheet in 5 of those matches. That kind of trend won’t necessarily be sustained into this match, however.
In their last game, Rentistas drew 1-1 in the Intermediate Round match with Deportivo Maldonado.
Over the course of 5 of the previous 6 clashes featuring Rentistas, a relatively low number of goals have been scored between them and their opponents. The overall average number of goals per game during that period is a paltry 1.67, with the number of goals averaged by Bichos Colorados standing at 0.83.
Head to head
Inspecting their past head to head meetings going back to 29/08/2020 shows us that Montevideo City Torque have won 4 of these games and Rentistas 2, with the tally of draws being 0.
An aggregate of 17 goals were yielded between them throughout the course of those matches, with 10 of them from Celeste and 7 created by Bichos Colorados. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.83.
Team News: Montevideo City Torque
The Montevideo City Torque boss does not have any fitness concerns at all coming into this game thanks to a fully injury-free squad to choose from.
Team News: Rentistas
Owing to a completely healthy squad to choose from, the Rentistas manager Martín Varini has zero fitness worries whatsoever before this clash. Mateo Barcia is ineligible for this match because of suspension.
Looking at these two teams, we feel that Montevideo City Torque will likely get the goals that they need when they face Rentistas, who may well struggle to score.
We therefore think that it’s going to be a controlled 2-0 victory for Montevideo City Torque when the full-time whistle blows.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Montevideo City Torque
Stadium: Estadio Centenario (60,235)
Captain: Álvaro Brun
Chairman: Raúl Aquino
Competitions: Primera Division (Apertura) position 13, Intermediate Round (Group 1)