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The Strongest vs Universidad Catolica prediction, odds and free tips 18/03/2022

The team that will progress to the Copa Libertadores group stages from The Strongest vs Universidad Catolica duel will be determined in the second leg, so check our preview of the game and our free betting tips.

Our latest The Strongest vs Universidad Catolica betting predictions

If you are not sure what is the best bet for The Strongest vs Universidad Catolica, check our top betting picks for this match:

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

The Strongest to Win

While we expected Unversidad Catolica to win the first leg, The Strongest surprised us and managed to stay undefeated, which gives them a slight advantage since they host the second leg.

So, with the Strongest having the home-court advantage, we can see them getting the win in this game, especially since they are in solid form at the moment.

Under 2.5 Total Goals

The first game between The Strongest and Universidad Catolica ended without any goals and we don’t see the second leg being much different than that.

After all, The Strongest wend over 2.5 total goals in just two of their last six games in all competitions, while the same thing happened in just two of the last six matches across the board played by Universidad Catolica.

Both Teams to Score – No

Since we don’t expect to see many goals in this game, we don’t expect both teams to score either. After all, the first leg ended with no goals being scored at all.

In addition to this, both teams scored in just two of the last five games played by The Strongest in all competitions, although the same thing happened in three of the last five Universidad Catolica matches across the board.

Universidad Catolica vs The Strongest preview: A good chance for the home team

The Strongest

The team from La Paz is in good position after drawing in the first leg against Universidad Catolica in Copa Libertadores qualifiers since they will play the second leg at home and any win takes them to the group stages. Meanwhile. after the first five rounds in Bolivian Primera Division, The Strongest have three wins and two draw. So, the team is clearly in good form right now and full of confidence ahead the most crucial game of the season.

Universidad Catolica

Universidad started the new season in the Ecuadorain league with one win, two draw, and one loss, so it seems that they did not yet get into their best shape this early into the season. On top of that, Universidad Catolica failed to get a win in the first leg of Copa Libertadores qualifiers against The Strongest and they will have to look for a win in Bolivia if they want to get to the group stages of the competition.

The best odds and useful stats for The Strongest vs Universidad Catolica

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Q & A for The Strongest vs Universidad Catolica

The Strongest vs Universidad Catolica Prediction

  • Which team is the favourite? The Strongest is the favourite at 7/10 (1.70) odds.
  • Where will the second leg be held? The second leg will be held at Estadio Hernando Siles in La Paz.
  • When will the game begin? The game will begin at 12:30 am GMT on Friday, March 18th.

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