Nacional and Guaireña meet at Estadio Arsenio Erico, in a match for the 7th round of the Professional Division. In the last 3 years there is only a record of 2 direct confrontations between these two teams: one on 07‑08‑2020, which ended in a draw by (0‑0), and a more recent one on 18‑01‑2020, which ended in a victory for Nacional by (3‑0). Guaireña presents considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor, so in this match the home factor may be decisive.
After 8 wins, 11 draws and 9 losses, the home team is currently in 2nd position, with 10 points won. In their last match, they beat Libertad away by (0‑2), after having drawn (0‑0) at home in the previous match, in a match against Club Guaraní. This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games it has registered 3 victories, 6 draws and 6 losses as a visitor, with 12 goals scored and 18 suffered; against 5 victories, 5 draws and 5 defeats in his stadium, with 21 goals scored and 16 suffered. In their last 10 home games for the championship Nacional won 3, tied 5 and lost 2, for which they won 14 points out of 30 possible. In their home league matches the most frequent final result at half ‑ time was 1‑0 (5 out of 13 matches). The team allowed goals to the opponent in 8 of the last 10 matches, so they have not presented great defensive strength, but their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 28 games in this competition, he only managed 1 comeback in the 14 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Nacional comes to this game undefeated in the league. Their good campaign led the team to be one of the leaders of the competition so far. However, their track record thus far has been plagued with draws and the team is looking to turn their games into wins. The team shows that it has a game that prefers defensive markings and a safe system, to only take risks in attack. But playing at home he will have to take a little more risk to win a victory.
After 8 wins, 12 draws and 8 losses, the visiting team is currently in 6th position, with 9 points won. In their last match, they tied with General Díaz at home by (1‑1), after having won away in the previous match, in a match against River Plate, by (1‑2). This is a stronger team with the support of their fans, since in the last 28 games they have recorded 2 wins, 7 draws and 4 losses as a visitor; against 6 wins, 5 draws and 4 losses in his stadium. For the championship, Guaireña won 11 points out of a possible 30, after 2 wins, 5 draws and 3 losses in the last 10 games they played as a visitor. In their home matches there are some frequent results: at half-time 0‑1 (6 out of 13 matches) and at the end of the match 1‑1 (5 out of 13 matches). Their defense has not been very solid, since they have suffered goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 28 games in this competition, he only managed 2 comebacks in the 10 games in which he conceded the first goal.
Guaireña has almost the same points as the rival of this day and has the opportunity, in case of victory, to overcome the rival in the table. He is motivated by the performances carried out so far, away from home, where he has not yet lost. He adds a victory and a draw, in addition to having a well-defined game system to play far from his dominions. He will try to implement it again and earn at least one point, which would already be seen with good eyes by the team.