Independiente will play at home against Estudiantes from La Plata in the 4th round of the Argentina Football Championship. The game will take place on the night of June 21.
Independiente finished ninth last season, earning them a ticket to the Copa Sudamericana where they failed to make it past the group stage.
In the new championship of Argentina, the club from the city of Avellaneda in the first round painted the world with “San Lorenzo” 1:1 away, and then beat “Talleres Cordoba” 1:0 at home.
In the third round, the team lost on the road to Argentinos Juniors with a score of 1:2. With four credit points, he is in 13th position in the tournament among 28 participants.
Earlier in the League Cup, the Red Devils did not perform well, taking only tenth place in the first stage and could not get into the playoffs.
Estudiantes La Plata
Estudiantes finished sixth in the last championship and received a ticket to the Copa Libertadores, where they performed well in the group stage, becoming the first in their quartet and reaching the playoffs.
In the current championship, the club from La Plata, after three rounds, is in the lead, having seven credit points on its account. True, two more teams have the same number of points.
The Pied Piper started the championship from the home world against Gimnasia and Esgrima 1:1, and then alternately beat Aldosivi 1:0 away and Sarmiento Zhunin 2:1 at home.
Before the start of the championship, Estudiantes took part in the League Cup, where they reached the quarterfinals, losing there to Argentinos Juniors in a penalty shootout.
Over the last eight face-to-face meetings of these clubs, in half of the cases they played in a draw, the Pied Piper took the upper hand three times and the Red Devils were stronger once.
Forecast and rate
In this fight, 1xbet download give preference to the hosts. On the victory of “Independiente” they offer – 2.34.
On the victory of “Estudiantes” La Plata they give – 3.10, a draw is estimated – at 3.10.
Based on the latest statistics of the meetings of these teams, where in four cases out of eight they played in a draw, then with a high probability this game will also bring a world result.