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Rentistas will be visiting Estadio Campeón del Siglo on Saturday for the Primera Division (Apertura) showdown with home team Peñarol.
Scroll down to see all of the predictions, poll and statistics for Peñarol v Rentistas - as well as up-to-date odds.
Peñarol go into this match following on from a 0-0 Primera Division (Apertura) drawn result versus Montevideo Wanderers.
Their most recent results reveal that not much more can be done by the Peñarol rearguard. Aurinegros have given the opposition little, resulting in the total number of goals that have flown into the back of their net during their last 6 outings standing at 3. With no two games being the same, it remains to be seen whether such a trend shall be replicated in this upcoming match.
Since being defeated in their last game at the hands of Deportivo Maldonado in Primera Division (Apertura) action, Rentistas and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
The stats tell the story, and Rentistas have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, conceding 12 goals in total. In defence, Bichos Colorados have been far from perfect.
Head to head
A study of their past head to head meetings stretching back to 15/11/2014 reveals that these fixtures have ended in disappointment for Rentistas. They have not managed to come away with any victories at all whereas Peñarol have been the better of the two, running out winners in 83% of those ties.
An aggregate of 16 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 13 from Aurinegros and 3 for Bichos Colorados. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.67.
Team News: Peñarol
Nicolás Schiappacasse (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Damián Musto (Thigh Muscle Strain), Martín Correa (Muscle Injury), Joaquín Piquerez (Strain), Ariel Nahuelpán (Calf Injury) and Agustín Álvarez (Corona virus) aren’t available for Peñarol manager Diego Forlan. The players who will not be able to play in this game through being suspended are Giovanni González, Facundo Torres and Valentín Rodríguez.
Team News: Rentistas
Rentistas boss Martín Varini has to choose a team with limited availability. Damián Malrechauffe (Corona virus) and Andrés Rodales (Corona virus) are those who can’t be considered.
It’s likely that Rentistas will have a difficult task to score against a Peñarol outfit who should be able to control this match, should everything go as we’re expecting.
We predict a very comprehensive 3-0 win for Peñarol by the conclusion of the match.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Campeón del Siglo (40,005)
Captain: Cristian Rodríguez
Chairman: Jorge Barrera
Manager: Diego Forlan
Competitions: Primera Division (Apertura) position 8