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River Plate vs Colo Colo prediction, odds and free tips 20/05/2022

These odds from Ladbrokes were correct at the time of writing.

We expect to see a few very exciting matchups in the upcoming round of Copa Libertadores, including the River Plate vs Colo Colo duel. So, check our preview of this game to learn more about it and to get some free betting tips.

Our best River Plate vs Colo Colo betting predictions and picks

If you are not sure what is the best bet for the River Plate vs Colo Colo duel, check our top betting tips for this game tight here:

River Plate to Win

While River Plate enters this game after losing to Tigre in the quarter-finals of Copa de la Liga Profesional, we can see them bouncing back from that loss with a win in this match.

At the moment, River Plate is at the top of the group and they already secured a progression, but if they want to secure first place they need to get at least a point here. We can see them getting all three, especially after they already beat Colo Colo in their first meeting in the group.

Over 2.5 Total Goals

The first game between River Plate and Colo Colo in Copa Libertadores group stages ended with three goals being scored and we can this game going over 2.5 total goals as well.

After all, River Plate has gone over 2.5 total goals in three of their last five matches in all competitions, while the same is true for three of the previous five Colo Colo games across the board.

Both Teams to Score – Yes

The first duel between River Plate and Colo Colo in the group ended with a 2-1 win for River Plate, so we saw both teams score in that game. We expect the same to happen in their upcoming match.

After all, both teams scored in all four games played by Colo Colo in Copa Libertadores so far, while the same is true for two of the four River Plate matches in the group.

Colo Colo vs River Plate preview: Derby of the round in Group F

River Plate

The reigning champions of Argentina started the new Copa Libertadores season in good rhythm and they are sitting at the top of Group F with ten points right now. However, both Colo Colo and Fortaleza have seven points, so River Plate still hasn’t secured the top spot, or even progression to the next stage. Meanwhile, the team lost in Copa de la Liga Profesional quarter-finals to Tigre, which was a disappointing outcome for them.

Colo Colo

After four rounds in the Copa Libertadores group stages, Colo Colo has seven points and they are in the race for next stage, along with River Plate and Fortaleza. Meanwhile, the team is doing very well in their domestic league right now since they are currently sitting at the top of the table and they have won four of their last six games in the league.

The latest odds and key figures for River Plate vs Colo Colo

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The most common questions for River Plate vs Colo Colo

River Plate vs Colo Colo Prediction

  • Who is hosting the game? River Plate is hosting the game at Estadio Antonio Vespucio Liberti in Buenos Aires.
  • When is the game kicking off? The game is kicking off at 1 am GMT on Friday, May 20th.
  • Which team is favoured by the bookies? River Plate is favoured by the bookies at 5/9 (1.56) odds.

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