Independiente vs River Plate – Preview, Tips and Odds

Argentina: Liga Profesional
Independiente
Full Time
0:1
River Plate
Highlights and Stats


Estadio Libertadores de América will welcome the teams of Independiente and River Plate on Sunday for their meeting of the 12th round of Liga Profesional Argentina. Independiente are currently occupying 23rd place in the standings with 1 points, while River Plate are sitting on the 12th position with 15 points.

Independiente vs River Plate Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2021/09/06Last 11 Games
Independiente
draw
  • ?
  • Daway
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Laway
River Plate
draw
  • ?
  • Dhome
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Whome

Worth Mentioning

The last match between the sides concluded in a 1:1 stalemate. The two opponents faced each other on the 6th of September 2021. Independiente have not tasted defeat in two games against River Plate recording a total of 1 win and 1 draw in the process. The home factor has proven to be an advantage in the recent 10 head-to-head clashes. The hosting side achieved 6 victories and lost on 2 occasions in the process. Only 2 of the last 10 meetings ended in a draw. Out of the last five encounters, three yielded over 2.5 goals and three witnessed goals scored at both ends of the field. In the meantime Independiente managed to keep one clean sheet, while River Plate have not conceded in one of the cases. The results of the last five matches show an average of 2.80 goals.

Independiente vs River Plate Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 11 games

IndependienteRiver Plate
  • Goals

    1.09
    1.45
  • Fouls

    15.29
    17.00
  • Corners

    5.43
    4.14
  • Offsides

    2.57
    1.14
  • Cards

    3.14
    3.71
  • Posession

    50%
    50%

Independiente Form

  • ?
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Whome

Independiente recorded a comprehensive 0:3 win while playing away in a clash against Colón of the Liga Profesional Argentina played on August 2nd. The chants of the home supporters did not affect the outcome in Independiente’s latest 10 matches as they ended in 6 home victories and 3 away triumphs. Out of the outfit’s latest 10 meetings, 1 finished without a winner and in a draw. Two of Independiente’s last five clashes featured over 2.5 goals, with both sides hitting the targets in one of them. During these the squad was successful in maintaining two clean sheets, and they failed to score in three. The previous five outings ended with a total of 8 goals.
  • Goals
    1.00
  • Fouls
    14.29
  • Corners
    6.14
  • Offsides
    2.71
  • Cards
    3.43
  • Posession
    60%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Primera Division2022/08/02ColonIndependiente03 W
Primera Division2022/07/24IndependienteAtletico Tucuman01 L
Primera Division2022/07/20Defensa y JusticiaIndependiente21 L
Primera Division2022/07/16IndependienteRosario Central00 D
Primera Division2022/07/10Racing ClubIndependiente10 L
Primera Division2022/07/05IndependientePlatense13 L
Primera Division2022/06/27PatronatoIndependiente31 L
Cup2022/06/23Atletico TucumanIndependiente01 W
Primera Division2022/06/21IndependienteEstudiantes21 W
Primera Division2022/06/11IndependienteTalleres Cordoba10 W

River Plate Form

  • ?
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Whome

River Plate previously faced Sarmiento on Sunday and the final score was a disappointing 1:2 loss at home. Playing at home turned out to be of little help across the ten previous River Plate meetings as the hosting party recorded 4 victories and the travelling sides registered 4 triumphs. The result was a draw in just two of the outfit’s most recent 10 clashes. Three of their most recent five encounters produced more than 2.5 goals with two seeing both of the squads netting goals. Within this time frame River Plate were successful in keeping two clean sheets and failed to score in just one. During their last five outings, the teams involved netted 13 goals in total.
  • Goals
    1.40
  • Fouls
    11.88
  • Corners
    6.00
  • Offsides
    0.38
  • Cards
    2.13
  • Posession
    64%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Primera Division2022/07/31River PlateSarmiento12 L
Primera Division2022/07/24AldosiviRiver Plate03 W
Primera Division2022/07/22River PlateGimnasia La Plata10 W
Primera Division2022/07/17Velez SarsfieldRiver Plate22 D
Cup2022/07/14Barracas CentralRiver Plate03 W
Primera Division2022/07/10River PlateGodoy Cruz02 L
Libertadores2022/07/07River PlateVelez Sarsfield00 D
Primera Division2022/07/04HuracanRiver Plate32 L
Libertadores2022/06/30Velez SarsfieldRiver Plate10 L
Primera Division2022/06/25River PlateLanus21 W

Formations and Lineups

Independiente

Formation:4-4-2
  • G13Milton Álvarez
  • D28Alex Vigo
  • D24Sergio Barreto
  • D33Juan Manuel Insaurralde
  • D5Lucas Rodríguez
  • M7Damián Batallini
  • M29Lucas Romero
  • M10Alan Soñora
  • M27Tomás Pozzo
  • F18Leandro Benegas
  • F9Leandro Fernández
13 Milton Álvarez 28 Alex Vigo 24 Sergio Barreto 33 Juan Manuel Insaurralde 5 Lucas Rodríguez 7 Damián Batallini 29 Lucas Romero 10 Alan Soñora 27 Tomás Pozzo 18 Leandro Benegas 9 Leandro Fernández

River Plate

Formation:4-3-3
  • G1Franco Armani
  • D20Milton Casco
  • D23Emanuel Mammana
  • D17Paulo Díaz
  • D29Elías Gómez
  • M8Agustín Palavecino
  • M24Enzo Pérez
  • M27Rodrigo Aliendro
  • F16Pablo Solari
  • F18Lucas Beltrán
  • F21Esequiel Barco
1 Franco Armani 20 Milton Casco 23 Emanuel Mammana 17 Paulo Díaz 29 Elías Gómez 8 Agustín Palavecino 24 Enzo Pérez 27 Rodrigo Aliendro 16 Pablo Solari 18 Lucas Beltrán 21 Esequiel Barco

Match Details

IndependientevsRiver Plate
  • 90+3`
    0 - 1
    M. Suarez
  • 90+2`
    J. Cazares
  • 86`
    (in) J. Cazares(out) D. Batallini
  • 83`
    (in) L. Gonzalez(out) A. Sonora
  • 82`
    (in) G. Hachen(out) L. Fernandez
  • 76`
    (in) M. Suarez(out) E. Barco
  • 71`
    (in) R. L. Marquez De Meneses(out) T. A. Pozzo
  • 63`
    F. Armani
  • 59`
    (in) M. Borja(out) R. Aliendro
  • 58`
    (in) N. De La Cruz(out) L. Beltran
  • 30`
    P. Solari
  • 25`
    (in) B. Zuculini(out) E. Perez

Players Ratings

IndependientevsRiver Plate
  • 18Leandro Benegas
    7.5 / 10
  • 10Alan Soñora
    7.3 / 10
  • 33Juan Manuel Insaurralde
    7.2 / 10
  • 7Damián Batallini
    7 / 10
  • 28Alex Vigo
    6.9 / 10
  • 14Lucas González
    6.9 / 10
  • 27Tomás Pozzo
    6.7 / 10
  • 9Leandro Fernández
    6.7 / 10
  • 20Rodrigo Márquez
    6.7 / 10
  • 13Milton Álvarez
    6.6 / 10
  • 24Sergio Barreto
    6.6 / 10
  • 5Lucas Rodríguez
    6.6 / 10
  • 29Lucas Romero
    6.6 / 10
  • 19Gabriel Hachen
    6.5 / 10
  • 11Juan Cazares
    6.3 / 10
  • 17Paulo Díaz
    7.9 / 10
  • 8Agustín Palavecino
    7.7 / 10
  • 20Milton Casco
    7.6 / 10
  • 29Elías Gómez
    7.6 / 10
  • 23Emanuel Mammana
    7.5 / 10
  • 21Esequiel Barco
    7.3 / 10
  • 1Franco Armani
    7.2 / 10
  • 16Pablo Solari
    7.2 / 10
  • 7Matías Suárez
    7.2 / 10
  • 18Lucas Beltrán
    6.9 / 10
  • 24Enzo Pérez
    6.6 / 10
  • 5Bruno Zuculini
    6.6 / 10
  • 11Nicolás de la Cruz
    6.6 / 10
  • 9Miguel Borja
    6.6 / 10
  • 27Rodrigo Aliendro
    6.2 / 10