Liverpool M. – Defensor Sp. SOCCER PICKS
Liverpool and Defensor Sporting meet at Estadio Belvedere, in a match for the 12 th round of the First Division. The record of recent direct matches between these two teams could not be more balanced, since there was 1 draw and 3 wins for each team in the last 7 games they played. The last direct confrontation between these two teams, on 04-13-2018, ended with the victory of Defensor Sporting by (1-0). Particular attention is required for the home / away condition, since both teams present significantly different results at home and abroad.
The home team is currently in the 6 th position of the league, with 16 points won, after 11 wins, 10 draws and 10 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost in a home match against Nacional, by (1-2). In the last match, they tied in an away match against Progreso by (1-1). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 3 wins, 6 draws and 6 losses in away matches, with 12 goals scored and 18 conceded; against 8 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses at their stadium, with 27 goals scored and 19 conceded. For the championship, Liverpool won 19 points out of 30 possible, after 6 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses in the last 10 home matches. Their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 31 matches in this tournament, he suffered the first goal 11 times and never got the comeback.
What Liverpool has been presenting is something good within their reality and intends to continue like this until the end of the championship, therefore, wants to take advantage of the duel in their domains to achieve good results. No doubt about facing a strong adversary will have more difficulties, but he wants to use the local factor as his ally and take advantage of it to look for something in his favor. The owners of the house will enter the field very motivated, being that if they have a solid and efficient performance they will be able to win or at least draw. In this match the best players that are available will go to the field.
The away team is currently in the 4 th position of the league, with 19 points won, after 15 wins, 7 draws and 9 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match against River Plate, by (3-2). In the last match, they won in a home match against Wanderers, by (3-0). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 4 wins, 4 draws and 7 losses in away matches, with 17 goals scored and 21 conceded; against 9 wins, 1 draw and 5 losses at their stadium, with 25 goals scored and 17 suffered. In the last 10 away matches for the championship, Defensor Sporting has 3 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses, so they have won 12 points out of 30 possible. Their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 31 matches in this tournament, they suffered the first goal 15 times, but got the comeback in 6.
Without a doubt the Defender always wants more, that is, he wants to win positions in the table and if it is possible to conquer something better through the Uruguayan championship, being that he does not want to lose, despite playing away from his domains. It is clear that if you have a good performance, with strong marking and efficient attack you can get the result you want, but if you make any mistake you may be surprised. In this way, he hopes to have a quality performance, with attitude and objectivity, because it is in this way that he will be able to conquer the expected result. In this match Diego Viera and Pablo López will be absent, for being in the medical department.