Brazilian “Atletico Mineiro” will play at home with Argentine “River Plate” in the second leg of the quarter finals of the Copa Libertadores. The match will take place on August 19 in Belo Horizonte, beginning at 03:30 Moscow time. Atletico Mineiro – River Plate: forecast , rate, odds, statistics.
Last week, Atlético Mineiro won a 1-0 away win over River Plate.
The only goal was scored by Ignacio Fernandez, who, by the way, previously played for the team from Buenos Aires. At the same time, the Argentine did not finish the match until the end of the match – in the 84th minute he was sent off.
In general, the Brazilians did not have any noticeable advantage, while their luck was clearly greater than that of the opponent.
Atletico Mineiro have won eight victories and have lost only once in ten previous matches. At the moment, the club from Belo Horizonte, for which the former Zenit striker Hulk plays, is ranked first in the current Brazilian Championship.
River Plate was defeated by Atlético Mineiro for the second time in this Libertadores Cup. In the group stage, the Argentinean club lost to another representative of Brazil – Fluminense.
In the first round of the playoffs, Marcelo Gallardo’s team passed Argentinos Juniors. After a home draw , River Plate won 2: 0 on the opponent’s field.
It is perhaps also worth noting that River Plate had a bad first half of August. Last Sunday, the club from Buenos Aires defeated Velez Sarsfield and interrupted a four-game losing streak.
Forecast and rate
You can bet on Atletico Mineiro in this match at 2.45, 1xbet download offer a draw at 3.12, and the victory of River Plate – also at 3.12.
This is Latin America, anything can happen here, so don’t overestimate the Brazilians’ victory in the first leg too much. The Argentines may well organize a comeback.
Bet – Both Teams To Score In 2.12 . The best option in this situation, given that guests still have to take risks.
You can also consider a bet on the second half total over 1.0 for 1.79 .