River Plate vs Estudiantes Prediction, Odds and Betting Tips 15/07/2023

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River Plate - Estudiantes LP

Argentina Liga Profesional - Estadio Monumental Antonio Vespucio Liberti

* Betting odds were correct at the time of publication but are subject to change

River Plate and Estudiantes go head-to-head at Estadio Mâs Monumental in the Liga Profesional on Saturday, July 15th. League leaders River Plate are targeting more points when they host Estudiantes this weekend. Read our Liga Profesional predictions and betting tips along with the latest odds for the fixture below in our detailed match preview.

Today's Predictions for River Plate vs Estudiantes

River Plate have been a formidable force at home this term and the leaders are favourites to win again when they host Estudiantes on Saturday. Read our top River Plate vs Estudiantes predictions for this weekend’s fixture.

Over 1.5 River Plate Goals

  • River Plate have won a superb ten out of 11 home games in the league so far this season.
  • River Plate scored 21 times in their first 11 home matches of the campaign.
  • River Plate scored at least twice in three of their last four league fixtures on their own patch.
  • River Plate won 5-0 when Estudiantes last visited the Estadio Mâs Monumental (October ’22).

Miguel Borja to Score Anytime

  • Miguel Borja scored twice when River Plate last played Estudiantes.
  • Borja has bagged two goals in his last four appearances in league and cup.
  • Three of Borja’s four league goals this term were scored on contests played at the Estadio Mâs Monumental.

Top Betting Odds and Stats for River Plate vs Estudiantes

View our selection of key stats for Saturday’s match featuring River Plate vs Estudiantes below alongside a tool to help you choose the best odds. Check out our dedicated page via the link to see more of our football betting tips.

Let's take a closer look at the latest markets, River Plate – Estudiantes odds and probability figures ahead of Saturday’s contest below.

River Plate odds: 11/25 (1.44) – 69.4%

Draw odds: 14/5 (3.80) – 26.3%

Estudiantes odds: 34/5 (7.80) – 12.8%

The probability of a River Plate win this weekend has been set at 69.4% by the bookmakers which makes the hosts the expected winners on Saturday. Backing River in the half time market meanwhile, could be an option to consider at 21/20 (2.05). That outcome has an implied probability of 48.8%. A 2-0 victory in favour of River Plate meanwhile, is available to back at 19/4 (5.75) in the correct score market this weekend.

River Plate vs Estudiantes Team News & Injuries

Read all of the latest injury updates, River Plate vs Estudiantes lineups and team news for Saturday’s Liga Profesional tussle below.

River Plate

River Plate cannot call on the services of Elias Lopez, Hector David Martinez, Matias Suarez, Bruno Zuculini or Tomas Lecanda for this weekend's fixture.

Predicted Lineup for River Plate: Armani – Casco, Gonzalez, P. Diaz, E. Diaz – Aliendro, Perez, Fernandez, Barco, de la Cruz – Borja

Estudiantes

Estudiantes are virtually unaffected by injuries at the moment, though Pablo Piatti remains a long-term absentee with a cruciate ligament issue.

Predicted Lineup for Estudiantes: Andujar – Guasone, Lollo, Nunez – Godoy, Rollheiser, Rodriguez, Asacibar, Benedetti – Mendez, Carrillo

Player to Watch – Nicolas de la Cruz

Uruguayan international Nicolas de la Cruz remains a key cog in River Plate’s machine in the final third and the dynamic 26-year-old has scored three times in his last five appearances in the league. De la Cruz is talented enough to test the Estudiantes defence on Saturday.

Starting Lineups

Official lineups are usually released approximately one hour before kick-off.

River Plate

River Plate
4-2-3-1
1
Franco Armani
ar
20
Milton Casco
ar
14
Leandro Gonzalez Pirez
ar
17
Paulo Diaz
cl
13
Enzo Diaz
ar
29
Rodrigo Aliendro
ar
24
Enzo Perez
ar
10
Ignacio Fernandez
ar
11
Nicolas De La Cruz
uy
21
Ezequiel Barco
ar
18
Lucas Beltran
ar
Substitutes
22
Matias Kranevitter
ar
31
Santiago Simon
ar
8
Agustin Palavecino
ar
26
Jose Paradela
ar
33
Ezequiel Centurion
ar
15
Marcelo Herrera
ar
36
Pablo Solari
ar
19
Claudio Echeverri
ar
2
Robert Rojas
py
35
Franco Alfonso
ar
25
Salomon Rondon
ve
9
Miguel Angel Borja
co

Estudiantes LP

Estudiantes LP
5-4-1
12
Daniel Sappa
ar
14
Eros Nazareno Mancuso
ar
26
Luciano Lollo
ar
30
Jorge Rodriguez
ar
35
Nicolas Fernandez
ar
3
Emanuel Mas
ar
29
Leonardo Godoy
ar
5
Santiago Ascacibar
ar
8
Fernando Zuqui
ar
10
Benjamin Rollheiser
ar
9
Guido Carrillo
ar
Substitutes
16
Mauro Mendez
uy
42
Martiniano Moreno
ar
6
Ezequiel Munoz
ar
1
Fabricio Iacovich
ar
28
Blas Agustin Palavecino
ar
22
Nicolas Palavecino
ar
15
Franco Zapiola
ar
7
Jose Sosa
ar
11
Deian Veron
ar
18
Juan Guasone
ar
19
Mateo Pellegrino
ar

River Plate vs Estudiantes prediction


Simon Winter is a professional football tipster and sports journalist with over ten years in the industry. Best known for his time with Racing Post, Simon has also had work published by Freesupertips, Bloomberg Sports, bet365, Paddy Power, Colossus Bets, These Football Times and more. Simon covers the Bundesliga and Serie A for Football Whispers.