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Libertad Asuncion vs Atl. Tucuman Prediction & Betting tips
Libertad and Atlético Tucumán meet at Estadio Dr. Nicolás Leoz, in a match for this phase of the Copa Libertadores (Group Stage). Particular attention is required for the home / away condition, since both teams present significantly different results at home and abroad.
Libertad Asuncion :
The home team is currently in the 1 st position of the league, with 12 points won, after 4 wins and 1 loss. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match against Peñarol, by (2-0). In the last match, they won in an away match against The Strongest by (1-3). This is a team that usually gets better results in away matches than at home, since in the last 30 matches they register 8 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses in away matches, with 29 goals scored and 21 conceded; against 7 wins, 3 draws and 5 losses at their stadium, with 16 goals scored and 11 conceded. The team comes to this match after a draw away with Sol de América by (3-3). In the last 10 home matches Libertad has won 5, tied 2 and lost 3. Their offense has scored frequently, since they have scored goals in 4 of the last 5 matches for this competition. In 15 matches, he suffered the first goal 8 times and only managed 2 comebacks. In the last 20 home matches for all competitions there is 1 period that stands out: they have suffered 7 of their 20 goals between minutes (46′-60 ‘).
Libertad is making a great campaign in the Copa Libertadores, is already qualified for the knockout stages and now has as sole ambition to get the best possible position in the general classification to be able to decide the highest number of qualifying rounds in their stadium. The home team has a high quality attack, which scored 10 goals and is the best of Group 3, while the defense is the best, with only 4 goals suffered, showing the optimal balance between the 2 sectors, which allows the great performance until now. Playing at home, Libertad won the 2 games that he played in the Copa Libertadores, having scored 5 goals and suffered only 1, being a team that leaves very few spaces for rivals in this type of situation. For the game against Atlético Tucumán, coach Bobadilla has no problems in the main team and goes to the field with what he has better.
After 3 wins and 2 losses, the away team is currently in the 2 nd position, with 9 points won. In the last match, they won by (1-0) at home against Peñarol, after in the previous match, they won (3-0) at home with The Strongest. This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 4 wins, 4 draws and 7 losses in away matches, with 14 goals scored and 20 conceded; against 6 wins, 7 draws and 2 losses at their stadium, with 17 goals scored and 8 suffered. In the last match they played, for the First Division, they drew with Lanus away by (0-0). In the last 10 away matches Atlético Tucumán has won 3, tied 4 and lost 3. Their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 4 of the last 5 matches for this competition. In 15 matches, they suffered the first goal 5 times and only managed 1 comeback. There is 1 period that stands out in the last 11 away matches for all competitions: they have suffered 5 of their 13 goals between minutes (76’-90 ‘).
Atlético Tucumán is campaigning well above what was expected in the Copa Libertadores, after a discreet performance in the Argentine Championship. He arrives at this last round needing only 1 draw to qualify for the next phase without depending on other results, but if he loses and Peñarol wins his game, what must happen, the team will be eliminated, so he needs to be very attentive. The visiting team has a reasonable attack, which scored 7 goals in 5 matches, being the best according to Group 3, while the defense suffered 6 goals and is the second worst, but it improved a lot in this sector and did not suffer goals in the last 2 games for the Copa Libertadores. Atlético Tucumán has 1 win and 1 loss in the competition, being a team that frequently suffers goals in this type of situation, having to act in a more defensive way to try to guarantee 1 point, consequently, the qualification for the round of 16. For the match against Libertad, coach Ricardo Zielinski goes to the field with maximum strength in search of the classification, since he has no problems with injuries or suspensions.
Libertad Asuncion vs Atl. Tucuman head to head matches
13.03.18 COP Atl. Tucuman Libertad Asuncion 0 : 2