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Thursday heralds the buzz of the all-important Intermediate Round Final featuring Nacional de Football and Montevideo Wanderers. Which side will be adding to their trophy cabinet? Here’s hoping for a great contest.
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Nacional de Football
Nacional de Football will be hoping to return to winning ways here following the 2-6 Copa Libertadores loss in their previous game against River Plate.
Gustavo Munúa's Nacional de Football have hit the back of the net a sum total of 5 times in their preceding 6 outings. The number of goals that they have conceded in that same time stands at 11.
Previously, Montevideo Wanderers drew 2-2 in the Intermediate Round match with Plaza Colonia.
In as many as 5 of the previous 6 games featuring Montevideo Wanderers, a minimum of three goals have been struck. The average number of goals per game in that time is 3.33, with the average number of goals for Montevideo Wanderers working out to 2.17. We shall soon see whether or not that trend will end up being continued on in this game.
Team News: Nacional de Football
Nacional de Football manager Gustavo Munúa does not have any fitness worries to speak of before this match owing to a completely injury-free group available for selection.
Team News: Montevideo Wanderers
In an otherwise full-strength group, there’s just a single fitness worry for the Montevideo Wanderers gaffer Román Cuello to be concerned with. Bruno Veglio (Fibula Fracture) won’t be playing here.
We’ve got the feeling that Montevideo Wanderers are likely to break down this Nacional de Football side, although it may not prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We can see a 2-1 advantage for Nacional de Football at the end of the match. There shouldn’t be much in it, either way.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Nacional de Football
Stadium: Estadio Gran Parque Central (34,000)
Captain: Gonzalo Bergessio
Chairman: José Decurnex
Manager: Gustavo Munúa
Competitions: Primera Division (Apertura) position 1, Intermediate Round (Group 2), Intermediate Round (Final), Clausura - Championship (Apetura Decider)