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Montevideo Wanderers meet visiting side River Plate at The Estadio Alfredo Víctor Viera in this Primera Division meeting on Monday.
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Montevideo Wanderers won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 3-0 Primera Division loss in their previous game against Deportivo Maldonado.
In that game, Montevideo Wanderers had 48% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. For their opponents, Deportivo Maldonado had 12 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target.
It has been a rare occasion in recent times that Montevideo Wanderers haven’t conceded. The reality is that Montevideo Wanderers have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 games, shipping 9 goals in the process. Previous results aside, we will just have to wait and see whether that trend shall be sustained in this next match.
River Plate will go into this match following a 1-0 Primera Division win with the defeat of Fénix in their most recent outing.
The attacking players from River Plate have suffered from a lack of goals over their last six games, contributing the poor return of just 2. In those fixtures, La Dársena have also seen the collective goal tally of their opponents equal 7.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head to head clashes stretching back to 10/07/2021 tells us that Montevideo Wanderers have won 3 of them & River Plate 2, with the number of draws standing at 1.
A sum of 16 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 10 for Bohemios and 6 coming from La Dársena. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.67.
The previous league clash featuring these sides was Intermediate Round match day 4 on 01/07/2023 when the final score was Montevideo Wanderers 4-0 River Plate.
Team News: Montevideo Wanderers
The Montevideo Wanderers manager Sergio Blanco will be happy not to have any fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this match owing to a completely injury-free squad available to select from.
Team News: River Plate
Owing to a fully healthy squad available for selection, the River Plate boss Gustavo Díaz does not have any fitness concerns whatsoever before this game. The players ineligible for this match because of suspension are Joaquín Trasante and Ezequiel Busquets.
We’ve got the feeling that River Plate will have to work hard as a team to get anything against this Montevideo Wanderers outfit who we think might well get the win and a maybe even keep a clean sheet as well.
We’re therefore tipping a good tussle with a 1-0 advantage for Montevideo Wanderers after 90 minutes.
We’ll see what happens.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Estadio Alfredo Víctor Viera (7,243)
Captain: Bruno Veglio
Chairman: Fernando Nopitsch
Manager: Sergio Blanco
Competitions: Primera Division position 15, Primera Division (Apertura) position 5, Intermediate Round (Group 1)