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Montevideo Wanderers host visiting side Peñarol at Estadio Parque Alfredo Víctor Viera in the Primera Division (Apertura) game on Sunday.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Montevideo Wanderers v Peñarol can be seen below - plus the latest betting odds.
Montevideo Wanderers, who won their previous game, will hope for a similar result following a 0-1 Primera Division (Apertura) triumph versus Rentistas.
Román Cuello's Montevideo Wanderers have hit the target 7 times over their prior 6 outings. The corresponding number of goals that have been scored against them in those games is 7.
Last time out, Peñarol drew 0-0 in the Primera Division (Apertura) tie with Plaza Colonia.
Diego Forlan's Peñarol have had reason to celebrate scoring 11 times throughout their latest six matches. The overall goals that have been scored against them during those same clashes comes to 6.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head to head clashes dating back to 17/02/2018 shows that Montevideo Wanderers have won 2 of these games & Peñarol 3, with the tally of draws standing at 1.
A total of 11 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 5 of them for Bohemios and 6 created by Aurinegros. The average number of goals per game works out to 1.83.
Team News: Montevideo Wanderers
There aren’t many selection issues, with just a single fitness concern for the Montevideo Wanderers manager Román Cuello to contend with from of an almost fully healthy squad. Lucas Monzón (Quarantine) will miss out. Darwin Torres is ineligible for this match because of suspension.
Team News: Peñarol
Peñarol boss Diego Forlan has to choose from a squad that has some fitness concerns. Carlos Rodríguez (Corona virus), Walter Gargano (Corona virus), Máximo Alonso (Corona virus), Agustín Álvarez (Corona virus), Nicolás Schiappacasse (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Ariel Nahuelpán (Calf Injury), Martín Correa (Muscle Injury) and Joaquín Piquerez (Strain) will miss out on this game. The players who will not be able to play in this game through being suspended are Facundo Torres and Giovanni González.
We’ve got the feeling that Montevideo Wanderers might well have a job on their hands to score goals against this Peñarol lineup who should get the vital goal that wins it.
We’re therefore anticipating a highly competitive game with a 0-1 winning margin for Peñarol at the end of this game.
We’ll see what happens.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Parque Alfredo Víctor Viera (15,000)
Chairman: Gabriel Blanco
Manager: Román Cuello
Competitions: Primera Division (Apertura) position 3