It's been a long time, but La Bombonera will finally welcome fans when Boca Juniors host Lanus today, October 9, on Matchday 15 of the 2021 Liga Profesional. Here, you will find everything you need to know about the game, such as the preview, predictions, odds, and how to watch the Argentine League in the US.
The return of supporters doesn't come in good timing for El Xeneize but it may be the perfect opportunity to turn things around and take off. Even though fans may be unhappy about the team's current situation, Boca need them more than ever to get back on track.
And their upcoming task doesn't look easy. Lanus are one of the best teams in the tournament as they are fighting for the top spots, but they had some trouble to get results lately. This one is a can't-miss for Argentinian soccer fans.
Boca Juniors vs Lanus: Match Information
Date: Saturday, October 9, 2021
Time: 7:15 PM (ET)
Location: La Bombonera, Buenos Aires
Boca Juniors vs Lanus: Time by State in the US
ET: 7:15 PM
CT: 6:15 PM
MT: 5:15 PM
PT: 4:15 PM
Boca Juniors vs Lanus: Storylines and Head-to-Head
Boca Juniors began life after Miguel Angel Russo on the right foot, as they managed to remain unbeaten for eight games since club icon Sebastian Battaglia took over. However, they come from a painful defeat at the hands of lifelong rivals River Plate in the Superclasico. Therefore, fans at La Bombonera will demand a result against Lanus.
El Granate, on the other hand, got back to winning ways on Matchday 14 in a hard-fought game against Central Cordoba. Luis Zubeldia's men bounced back from a two-game losing streak and now they want to pick up where they left off.
This will be the 130th meeting between these teams. Boca Juniors were dominant in the all-time series with 70 wins to their name, while Lanus emerged victorious on 22 occasions, and they drew in 37 games.
Boca Juniors vs Lanus: 2021 Argentine Liga Profesional Standings
After 14 rounds of action, Boca Juniors are currently ninth in the Liga Profesional standings with 21 points (W5 D6 L3), while Lanus are third with 26 (W8 D2 L4), just four shy of leaders River Plate.
How to watch or live stream Boca Juniors vs Lanus in the US
The game to be played at La Bombonera between Boca Juniors and Lanus on Matchday 15 of the 2021 Argentine Liga Profesional will be broadcast in the US by TyC Sports Internacional, PrendeTV, and Paramount+.
Boca Juniors vs Lanus: Predictions and Odds
Oddsmakers in the US have already unveiled their predictions for this game. FanDuel believes Boca Juniors are favorites to claim the points at home with odds of -140, while Lanus have +350 to grab the victory, and a tie would result in a +250 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel.