Boca Junior will host Athletico Paranaense on Wednesday at the legendary La Bombonera in Buenos Aires. Both teams are facing each other for the Copa Libertadores 1/8 finals as the first leg finished with an away win for Boca Juniors. Allister Alexis Mac scored the only goal in the game, while Marco Ruben form Atletico missed the chance to equalize from the penalty spot at the end of the game.
Boca Juniors vs Atletico Paranaense Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Boca Juniors||Win||2 W/ 0 D/ 1 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
|Athletico-PR||Loss||1 W/ 0 D/ 2 L||0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
Last game between the teams: 25.07.2019 Copa Libertadores 1/8 finals: Athletico PR – Boca Juniors 0:1; Allister Alexis Mac 83’; Marco Ruben From the home team missed a penalty in the 90’
Last game at this venue: 10.05.2019 Copa Libertadores Group Stage: Boca Juniors – Atletico PR 2:1; Lisandro Lopez 72’, Carlos Tevez 90’; Marco Ruben 66’; Wellington from the visiting team was sent off with a straight red card in the 80’
Worth mentioning: Boca and Athletico PR have met three times so far, with Boca winning twice, and Atletico one, as no draw has been registered yet. Two of the clashes produced over 2,5 goals and one witnessed goals at both ends. The only game on Argentinian soil ended with the score of 2:1.
Boca Juniors vs Atletico Paranaense Stats
|As of 30.07||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Boca Juniors||Draw||4 W/ 4 D/ 2 L||3 W/ 2 D/ 0 L|
|Athletico-PR||Win||4 W/ 2 D/ 4 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
Last game Boca Juniors: 29.07.2019 Argentinian Superliga: Boca Juniors – Huracan 0:0
Top performers Boca Juniors: Dario Benedetto 3 goals 1 assist, Mauro Zarate 3 goals 1 assist, Carlos Tevez 1 goal 3 assists.
Last game Athletico PR: 28.07.2019 Brazilian Seria A: Cruzeiro – Athletico PR 0:2; Jonathan 30’(penalty), Bruno 77’
Top performers Athletico PR: Marco Ruben 6 goals, Roni 3 goals 2 assists, Marcelo Cirino 3 goals 1 assist.
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5||BTTS||Clean Sheets|
Worth mentioning: Just one of the last five Boca Juniors outings featured over 2,5 goals and only the same one witnessed both sides hitting the back of the nets. Boca recently signed with the former Italian international and long serving Roma captain Daniele De Rossi. The Blue and Gold are on a run of eleven straight games without losing at home.
Much like their next opponents, only one of the last five Atletico Paranaense matches produced over 2,5 goals and one saw goals at both ends. The Brazilians won their previous two away games, by also keeping a clean sheet. Two of the last five Atletico away games produced over 2,5 goals, and two witnessed both teams scoring.
Boca Juniors vs Atletico Paranaense News
Missing players Boca Juniors: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Atletico Paranaense: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Boca Juniors vs Atletico Paranaense Predictions
Under 2,5 goals – 1.66 @ bet365