Argentina vs Paraguay Preview, Tips and Odds

Argentina and Paraguay will meet for their second Copa America games at Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte. The Argentinians lost the opening match in the tournament from Colombia with 0:2, while Paraguay also produced a surprise by not winning against Qatar in their first game. For Argentina and five time Golden Ball winner Lionel Messi, the clash against Paraguay will be the last opportunity to get to the next phase.

Argentina vs Paraguay Head to Head

Head to HeadLast gameLast gamesLast games home/away
ArgentinaLoss8 W/ 9 D/ 3 L4 W/ 5 D/ 1 L
ParaguayWin3 W/ 9 D/ 8 L1 W/ 5 D/ 4 L

Last game between the nations: 12.10.2016 Argentina – Paraguay 0:1; Derlis Gonzales 18’; Sergio Aguero missed a penalty for the home side in the 47’
Last game on Argentinian soil: 12.10.2016 Argentina – Paraguay 0:1; Derlis Gonzales 18’; Sergio Aguero missed a penalty for the home side in the 47’

Worth mentioning: Five of the previous ten games between those two national teams produced over 2,5 goals and six witnessed goals at both ends. La Albiceleste were unable to score in both of the last two meetings with Paraguay, while the Paraguayans hit the back of the Argentinian net in each of the previous encounters.

Argentina vs Paraguay Stats

As of 17.06Last gameLast gamesLast games home/away
ArgentinaLoss6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L3 W/ 0 D/ 2 L
ParaguayDraw2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L0 W/ 1 D/ 4 L

Last game Argentina: 16.06.2019 Copa America: Argentina – Colombia 0:2; Roger Martinez 71’, Duvan Zapata 86’
Next game Argentina: 23.06.2019 Copa America: Qatar – Argentina
Last game Paraguay: 16.06.2019 Copa America: Paraguay – Qatar 2:2; Oscar Cardozo 4’(penalty), Derlis Gonzales 56’; Ali Almoez 68’, Boualem Khoukhi 77’
Next game Paraguay: 23.06.2019 Copa America: Colombia – Paraguay

Last 10 gamesGF:GAOver 2,5BTTSClean sheets

Worth mentioning: Two of the last five Argentina encounters produced over 2,5 goals and only the same two matches witnessed goals at both ends. The Gauchos manged to score in fifteen of their previous twenty outings, and kept nine clean sheets in the process. There is no draw registered in their last eight matches.
Paraguay won just one of their previous nine encounters, while losing five of those. Two of their last five games featured over 2,5 goals and three saw both sides involved hitting the back of the nets. Eduardo Berizzo’s players are without a victory in their previous five games when listed as visitors.

Argentina vs Paraguay News

Missing players Argentina: Rodrigo Battaglia.
Missing players Paraguay: Jorge Moreira, Richard Ortiz, Angel Romero, Antonio Sanabria and Roque Santa Cruz.

Argentina vs Paraguay Predictions

Lionel Messi to score anytime

Receive Our Weekly Free Vip Tips!