Barcelona SC and Fluminense clash today at the Estadio Monumental Banco Pichincha in Guayaquil for their second leg Copa Conmebol Libertadores 2021 quarter-final match. Everything is at stake after their 2-2 draw in the first leg in Brazil. Here, find out everything there’s to know about this match for the South American tournament, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds and how to watch or stream live the game in the US.
The hosts have been very strong during the whole tournament, first winning their group where they were giants like Santos and Boca, and then defeating Velez Sarsfield in the round of 16. In their domestic league, they just suffered their first defeat against Orense (1-0).
On the other hand, Fluminense also top their group after winning over Santa Fe and River Plate. Then, they reached the quarter-finals after defeating Cerro Porteño in the round of 16. Now, they will try to get a win as a visitors to advance into the semifinals.
Barcelona SC vs Fluminense: Match Information
Date: Thursday, August 19, 2021.
Time: 8:30 PM (ET).
Location: Estadio Monumental Banco Pichincha, Guayaquil.
Barcelona SC vs Fluminense: Time by State in the US
ET: 8:30 PM
CT: 7:30 PM
MT: 6:30 PM
PT: 5:30 PM
Barcelona SC vs Fluminense: Storylines
The first leg meeting at the Maracana last week was the first-ever official encounter between these two teams. It was an exciting match that ended up in a 2-2 draw that left everything open for the second leg.
Fluminense took the lead in the 26th minute thanks to Gabriel Teixeira’s goal. However, Adonis Preciado’s goal in the 69th minute and Gabriel Cortez's penalty in the 88th minute turned things around until Fred scored on aggregate time.
How to watch or live stream Barcelona SC vs Fluminense in the US
The game between Barcelona SC and Fluminense for the second leg of the Copa Libertadores 2021 quarterfinals will be broadcasted in the US by Fanatiz, beIN SPORTS en Español, beIN SPORTS CONNECT.
Barcelona SC vs Fluminense: Odds and predictions
Oddsmakers in the US have already made their predictions for this match. According to FanDuel, Barcelona SC are the favorites with odds of +115, while Fluminense have odds of +230. A tie would end up in a +200 payout.
*Odds by FanDuel