Boca Juniors host Talleres tonight at La Bombonera Stadium in an exciting match for the Group B of the Argentine Copa de la Liga Profesional 2021. The team coached by Miguel Angel Russo, who has not lost a game since the start of the new season, needs a victory to climb positions in the standings. Here you will find everything there is to know about this game, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds and how to watch it in the US.
The Xeneizes come from a 1-1 draw at home with archrivals River Plate in the last edition of the Superclásico. It was the third draw for the team in the tournament after five games. That's why they will be looking for a win today to get closer to the top.
Talleres, on the other hand, suffered a 1-0 home defeat to Vélez Sarsfield last week. The team from Córdoba has only won one game since the start of the new Argentine season. There's no doubt that today's match at La Bombonera will be a crucial game for both sides.
Boca Juniors vs Talleres: Match Information
Date: Sunday, March 21, 2021
Time: 8:00 PM (ET)
Location: La Bombonera, Buenos Aires
Boca Juniors vs Talleres: Time by State in the US
ET: 8:00 PM
CT: 7:00 PM
MT: 6:00 PM
PT: 5:00 PM
Boca Juniors vs Talleres: Storylines
The Xeneizes and Talleres have faced each other 52 times, with Boca winning 22 games and the team from Córdoba 12. The other 18 matches finished in draws. The last time they met was on February 2, 2020, in an encounter for the Superliga Argentina at the Mario Kempes Stadium. Boca took a 2-1 away victory that day.
Boca Juniors vs Talleres: Copa de la Liga Profesional Standings
The Argentine championship is divided into two zones. Boca compete in the Group B, and are in sixth place with 9 points after five rounds. Meanwhile, Talleres are in 9th place with only 5 points.
Boca Juniors vs Talleres: Leading Goalscorers
Colombian winger Sebastián Villa is Boca Juniors' top scorer in the Argentine Copa de la Liga Profesional with 3 goals, while Rafael Pérez, Mateo Retegui, Diego Valoyes and Carlos Auzqui have all netted once for Talleres in the tournament.
How to watch or live stream Boca Juniors vs Talleres in the US
The Group B match for the Argentine Copa de la Liga Profesional 2021 between Boca Juniors and Talleres to be played today at La Bombonera Stadium will be broadcast by Fanatiz in the United States.
Boca Juniors vs Talleres: Predictions and Odds
The Xeneizes are unbeaten in the tournament and appear as the clear favorites to claim a win today at La Bombonera. According to DraftKings, Boca Juniors have odds of -129, while Talleres have odds of +320. A tie would result in a +250 payout.
* Odds via DraftKings