“Boca Juniors” – in the current stage of the regular season of Argentina’s top league, this team has managed to play five full games: started their journey with a victory (2-1) against Arsenal Sarandi, then lost to Club Central Coroba (0-1), secured a victory (5-3) against Tigre, beat Barracas Central (3-1) and lost to Club Union Santa Fe (1-2).
Banfield are a lesser known and more stable side in the league, who as a result of the same number of matches – have drawn 8 points and stand in 7th position out of 28 represented. Remarkably, just 2 weeks ago, the club managed to beat one of the giants, Central Cordoba with a 2-1 goal advantage, scoring in the 81st minute.
Statistics of face-to-face encounters
Since the last face-to-face clash between these two clubs, it’s literally been a year. There, the Banfield club hosted Boca Juniors at home and as a result – played out a draw, moreover, without scoring a single goal in the whole match (0-0). Half a year earlier, the clubs also played a battle at Banfield’s home, a cup game which ended in a 1-2 loss.
Boca Juniors vs Banfield. Outcome cf. 1,46
To date, as promising as the visitors have looked in recent matches – here, they got a really weak and unsure opponent against the grands. Certainly Banfield have managed to surprise the table leaders on more than one occasion, but at a time when Boca Juniors are in need of points – they won’t be messing around and at the very least – will play to a draw. For full statistics and odds for the match, look at 1xbet.ng app download.
Prediction: Heads-up 1 (0).