Peñarol and River Plate are scheduled to play against each other on March 18th, 2023, Saturday, in a Primera Division match to be held in Uruguay, check the Peñarol vs River Plate betting tip 2023 to win with your bets.
We are currently in the regular phase of the Uruguay Apertura League championship. Here, a total of 16 teams are competing for first place on the league table, which in addition to crowning the best team in this phase of the competition, offers a spot in the Uruguay League’s grand final, played at the end of the season, between the 1st place of the Apertura and Clausura stages.
Stadium and City where Peñarol vs River Plate will occur
The game will be played in the Estadio Campeón del Siglo stadium, in the city of Montevideo, with a capacity for 40000 spectators, who hope to help the team to surprise in this match.
Where to follow the live game
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Introduction to the Peñarol vs River Plate betting tip 2023
In the current edition of the Primera Division, we can see a growth in the average goals. While last season the tournament had an average of 2.18 goals per match, now the competition has an average of 2.56 goals per match.
The last time these teams met was for a Copa Sudamericana match, on 08-03-2023, referring to the 2023 season, which ended with a victory of the Peñarol team by 0-3.
Peñarol arrives from a draw in the last match they played. The contest against Torque, valid for the Primera Division, ended with a score of 1-0.
The visiting team arrives at this match after a victory in the last round. In a dispute valid for Primera Division, River Plate, who used a 4-1-4-1 formation, faced the Deportivo Maldonado team with a final score of 0-0.
Peñarol comes to this 6 fixture of the local league Apertura tournament standing in 1 position in the table. So far, the team has earned 14 points, with 4 victories, 2 draws and 0 losses.
After round number 6 in Primera Division, Peñarol has 13 goals scored and 8 conceded.
Peñarol has one of the most efficient attacks in this league, and proof of this is in the comparison between the team’s average goals and the competition overall. While all the teams in the competition together average 1.35 goals per game at home, Peñarol scores 1.75 goals, on average, per game. A clear consequence of the offensiveness of the team.
With an average of 5.33 shots on goal per game in the competition, we can consider that Peñarol is a very offensive team, which naturally increases the chances of conversion and victory.
Being naturally stronger at home than as a visiting team, having won once away from home. At home the team proves to be better, having positive results, with 3 wins against 0 losses, and 1 draw.
Peñarol is a more offensive team than River Plate, having 619 attacks vs. 610 from River Plate, having scored 13 times, in comparison, River Plate converted into goal 9 times.
Best goalscorer from Peñarol
If we want to highlight a player in the team’s offensive sector until this competition stage, we have to name Douglas Arezo Martínez. Peñarol owes some of their triumphs to the Attacker who scored 7 goals in this season.
River Plate comes to this 6 fixture of the local league Apertura tournament standing in 4 position in the table. So far, the team has earned 11 points, with 3 victories, 2 draws and 1 losses.
River Plate analysis
River Plate counted 9 goals scored and 5 conceded at the end of Primera Division day number 6.
This is a top 5 team in the Primera Division that wants to keep up with the good performances!
Now a few markets where you can get some return from your bets:
Score market betting suggestions
75-90 minutes into the game is where most goals occur, a good time to bet if one is following the live game.
Corners market betting suggestions
Something to explore in order to get favorable betting results is noting the average of 4.66 corners per game which one can get by combining the number of corners of both teams.
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Peñarol vs River Plate betting tip 2023: FAQ
The match will be played on March 18th, 2023, Saturday.
The match will take place at the Estadio Campeón del Siglo stadium in Montevideo.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Copa Sudamericana match, referring to the 2023 season, and ended with a 0-3 result for Peñarol.
For this match, the probability indicates that the net is more likely to swing between 75-90 minutes.
The bookmaker with the best odds for this match is Bet365!