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Tigre head to Estadio Presidente Perón on Sunday for the Superliga fixture with home team Racing Club.
View all of the Racing Club v Tigre predictions, poll and stats below including the latest game odds.
Racing Club will be looking for a repeat result of a 1-3 Superliga victory against Central Córdoba.
In that match, Racing Club managed 66% possession and 16 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. For Racing Club, the scorers were Enzo Copetti (27', 49') and Carlos Alcaraz (85'). Central Córdoba had 10 attempts at goal with 2 on target. Renzo López (76') was the scorer for Central Córdoba.
Their most recent results highlight the fact that not much more can be done by the Racing Club defence. Racing Club have given the opposition little, seeing the number of goals that have gone in at their end over the course of their past 6 matches standing at 3.
Analysis of their past results shows that Racing Club:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Tigre in their previous 4 games.
- have not been beaten in their last 7 home league matches.
Tigre will come into the match following a 3-0 Superliga win with the defeat of Platense in their last fixture.
In that match, Tigre managed 60% possession and 20 attempts at goal with 6 on target. For Tigre, the goalscorers were Victor Cabrera (13'), Lucas Menossi (22') and Facundo Colidio (47'). Platense got 7 attempts at goal with 2 on target.
The numbers tell their own story, and Tigre have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 6 goals overall. Defensively, Tigre just haven’t been too solid at all. That kind of pattern isn’t assured to be carried forward into this match, though.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Tigre:
- have not emerged victorious against Racing Club when having played them away from home in the previous 2 league games.
- have not won away from home in their last 4 matches in the league.
Head to head
Checking on their most recent head-to-head clashes dating back to 22/08/2014 shows us that Racing Club have won 2 of them & Tigre 1, with the tally of drawn matches being 3.
A sum of 18 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 9 of them from La Academia and 9 created by Matadores. The average number of goals per game works out to 3.
The last league clash between the two was Superliga match day 24 on 31/03/2019 when the final score was Tigre 1-1 Racing Club.
That day, Tigre had 41% possession and 10 shots on goal with 4 on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Lucas Rodríguez (93').
At the other end, Racing Club had 17 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. Augusto Solari (57') was the scorer.
The match was refereed by Néstor Pitana.
Team News: Racing Club
Leonardo Sigali (Torn muscle bundle), Emiliano Vecchio (Torn muscle bundle) and Mauricio Martínez (Ruptured cruciate ligament) will be missing for Racing Club manager Fernando Gago.
Team News: Tigre
Due to a completely healthy group to pick from, the Tigre manager Diego Martínez doesn’t have any fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this match.
In this game, Tigre should get enough chances to score a goal against this Racing Club side, however it might not be as many as they’ll concede.
We think that it’s going to be a narrow 2-1 advantage for Racing Club at full-time. Looking forward to this.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Presidente Perón (55,000)
Captain: Leonardo Sigali
Chairman: Víctor Blanco
Manager: Fernando Gago
Competitions: Superliga position 3, Copa de la Liga Profesional (Parent)
🔑 Star Man: Enzo Copetti
Normally playing in the Striker position, Enzo Copetti was born in Roque Sáenz Peña, Argentina. After making a first senior appearance for Atlético de Rafaela in the 2016 - 2017 season, the skilful Forward has accumulated 5 league goals in this Superliga 2022 season to date from a total of 10 appearances.