Estudiantes will host Boca Juniors at the Estadio Jorge Luis Hirschi in the sixth round of the new 2021 Argentine Liga Profesional season today, August 15, 2021, at 5:00 PM (ET). Here, you will find everything there is to know about this interesting Argentine League soccer match, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds, and how to watch or live stream the game in the US.
This will be their 39th overall meeting. No surprises here as Boca Juniors are the favorites in head-to-head clashes, having celebrated a victory on 18 occasions so far; Estudiantes have grabbed a triumph 12 times to this day, and eight games have ended in a draw.
Their most recent game was played on September 15, 2019, when Boca narrowly beat Estudiantes on 1-0 at home in the 2019 Argentine Liga Profesional. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as they meet for the first time in the new 2021 Argentine Liga Profesional season.
Estudiantes vs Boca Juniors: Match Information
Date: Sunday, August 15, 2021
Time: 5:00 PM (ET)
Location: Estadio Jorge Luis Hirschi, La Plata
Estudiantes vs Boca Juniors: Times by State in the US
ET: 5:00 PM
CT: 4:00 PM
MT: 3:00 PM
PT: 2:00 PM
Estudiantes vs Boca Juniors: Storylines
Estudiantes have been in decent form in the last five 2021 Argentine Liga Profesional matches, losing twice in their last five games, but winning three times (WWLLW). Meanwhile, Boca Juniors have been off to a terrible start of the season, not winning a single game so far. Thus, they have drawn on five different occasions in the last five league fixtures (DDLDD).
The Pincha currently sit in fifth place on the Liga Profesional table with nine points in five games so far. On the other hand, the Xeneizes are placed well below them, in 23rd place on the Argentinean league table with only four points won after five matches.
These opponents have a long history of clashes as their first one dates back to November 26, 1999, and it ended in a 2-2 draw in the 1999 Argentine Liga Profesional Apertura. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see if either one of the clubs will grab the three points in Round 6.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Estudiantes vs Boca Juniors in the U.S.
The 2021 Argentine Liga Profesional Round 6 game between Estudiantes and Boca Juniors, to be played today, at the Estadio Jorge Luis Hirschi in La Plata, will be broadcasted on Fanatiz, PrendeTV, TyC Sports Internacional, Paramount+ in the United States.
Estudiantes vs Boca Juniors: Predictions And Odds
The odds are slightly in favor of Estudiantes. FanDuel see them as the slight favorites to claim another win this season and they have given them +155 odds. The away side Boca, meanwhile, have +170 odds to cause an upset this weekend, while a tie would result in a +200 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel