ARGENTINA – PRIMERA DIVISIÓN : Newell´s Old Boys Vs Argentinos Juniors match prediction.
Tip Newell´s Old Boys – Argentinos Juniors
Newells Old Boys host Argentinos Junior in what should be a cracking affair. The hosts are in third place with the same points as the first two teams, after an unbeaten start to the campaign including away wins at Banfield and Talleres. Their form at the Estadio Marcelo Bielsa is impressive, having won five of their last seven and keeping four clean sheets in the process. What is even more impressive is that they have only lost at home twice since the turn of the year, with one of those being a loss to River Plate.
Argentinos Juniors have started the campaign in relatively positive fashion as well. With two wins and one defeat, they are sixth yet just a point away from Newells. They are certainly a tough team to beat, having lost just once in normal time in their last ten games. They have lost their last two games away from home and have conceded in six of their last seven in the league. All six of their last away meetings with Newells have ended with Under 2.5 goals and Both Teams To Score.
Key points Newell´s Old Boys – Argentinos Juniors
Three of Newells’ last five home games ended with Under 2.5 goals
All four of Argentinos Juniors’ last away games ended with Under 2.5 goals
Newells have kept a clean sheet in ten of their last fourteen away games
Eight of the last ten meetings between the two sides ended with Under 2.5 goals
ConclusionNEWELL´S OLD BOYS – ARGENTINOS JUNIORS
Newells have started the league in excellent fashion and they will draw inspiration from their excellent home record to pick up another three points. Argentinos have started well too however, and this leads to a goal angle. With the fixture being historically low scoring and the two teams prioritising their defence, Under 2.5 goals is the value pick of this game.