Deportivo Maldonado - River Plate predictions and free betting tips [19/10/2023]
On 19th October, an exciting match is set to take place as part of the Uruguayan Primera División tournament. Deportivo Maldonado and River Plate Montevideo will be facing off on the pitch. I'm betting on a victory for the visitors.
Deportivo Maldonado's last match was against Peñarol, who currently top the league table, and they lost with a 0:1 scoreline. The sole goal in the match was scored by Peñarol's M. Arezo in the 30th minute. In the league table, Deportivo Maldonado rank 12th after 5 matches in the 2023 season. They have secured 1 victory, suffered 2 defeats and drawn in 2 matches. They have scored 3 goals in total and conceded 5, accumulating 5 points. Peñarol, on the other hand, are on top of the table with no losses in 5 matches. They have triumphed in 3 games and have not suffered any loss, totalling 11 points.
River Plate Montevideo
River Plate Montevideo had a decent game against Boston River on 15 October 2023. They went on to secure a victory with a 2:1 scoreline. In the first half, A. Vera opened the scoring in the 15th minute by finding the back of the net against Boston River. Unfortunately, at the 27th minute mark, there was an own goal from S. Brunelli, equalling the scores at 1:1. But River Plate Montevideo didn't lose hope, and on the 64th-minute mark C. Barros scored a goal, securing their victory with a score of 2:1.
In the Primera División after 5 matches, they hold 7th place on the league table. They have 2 victories, 1 defeat and 2 draws to their credit. They have accumulated 8 points courtesy of 3 goals scored and 2 conceded. Boston River rank 4th in the standings with 3 victories, 2 defeats and 9 points.
Based on the given data, it can be assumed that in the upcoming match between these teams in the Apertura, an away victory is expected. This assumption is based on the fact that River Plate Montevideo has more victories in head-to-head clashes (5 against 3) and had a better start to the new season.