Arsenal and River Plate measure strength at Estadio Julio Humberto Grondona, in a match for the 10th round of the First Division. In this stage, the history of direct confrontations indicates total balance between these two teams, since there were 2 draws and 1 victory for each team in the last 4 games. However, the last time these two teams played a game at this stadium was on 22‑04-2018, for the First Division, which ended the victory of the River Plate by (0‑3). The goals of the match were scored by E. Palacios (21 ‘), C. Corvalán (35’ Autogolo) and J. Quintero (38 ‘) for the River Plate. In this match the home factor may be decisive, since both teams have considerable differences in the results won at home and as a visitor.
The home team is currently in the 9th position, with 15 points won, after 5 wins and 4 losses. In the penultimate match, he won at home against Students by (3-0). In the last game, he lost out against Argentinos Juniors by (2‑1). This is a stronger team with the support of his fans, since in the last 30 games he has 6 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses as a visitor, with 17 goals scored and 15 suffered; against 11 wins, 2 draws and 2 losses in his stadium, with 29 goals scored and 10 suffered. For the championship, Arsenal conquered 9 points in 12 possible, after 3 wins and 1 defeat in the last 4 games played in its stadium. His attack has scored regularly, as he scored goals in 7 of the last 9 games for this competition.
Sarandí’s Arsenal campaign is certainly not bad, but he knows that he can do much more regularly. To succeed throughout the season you must have intelligence, knowing that each game needs to evolve. This is said, as it will allow them to face the other clubs on equal terms. In the current confrontation, it is clear that he wants a good result and that is why he expects to have a perfect performance. Determination, objectivity and efficiency are fundamental things in all games. In this match, the best players available will be on the field.
River Plate :
After 5 wins, 2 draws and 2 losses, the visiting team is currently in 3rd position, with 17 points won. In their last game, they won the Board at home by (2‑0), after in the previous game they won out, in a match against La Plata Gymnastics, by (0‑2). This is a team that curiously conquers more positive results as a visitor than at home, since in the last 30 matches it records 9 wins, 5 draws and 1 loss as a visitor, with 30 goals scored and 8 suffered; against 9 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses in his stadium, with 28 goals scored and 8 suffered. The team arrives at this match after a home victory with Almagro by (2‑0). For the championship, the River Plate conquered 10 points in 12 possible, after 3 wins and 1 draw in the last 4 games played as a visitor.
For this competition, he did not lose any of the last 4 away matches. His attack has scored regularly, as he scored goals in 7 of the last 9 games for this competition. In 9 games in this competition, he only got 1 comeback in the 4 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Little by little, the River Plate has grown and if it is currently fighting for leadership, it is for its quality. The idea is to show regularity, to continue fighting for the first places, because you will not want to leave that area. You come to the field determined to win and if you play all the football you know how to play you can make it happen. However, you should know the right times to act and not lead to negative surprises. In short, if you act intelligently and without errors, you may have a result in your favor. In this match, the best players available will be on the field.