Estudiantes host River in the first round of the 2021 Argentine Copa de la Liga Profesional today, at 7:30 PM (ET). Here, you will find everything there is to know about this exciting soccer match, such as predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch the game online.
This will be their 35th overall meeting. River Plate are the slight favorites in head-to-head duels, winning 14 games so far; Estudiantes have celebrated a triumph 12 times so far, and eight games have ended in a draw.
Their most recent game was played on February 24, 2020, and it ended in a shocking 2-0 win for River. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as they clash in the new 2021 Copa de la Liga Profesional.
Estudiantes vs River: Match Information
Date: Sunday, February 14, 2021
Time: 7:30 PM (ET)
Location: Jorge Luis Hischi Stadium, La Plata
Estudiantes vs River: Times by State in the US
ET: 7:30 PM
CT: 6:30 PM
MT: 5:30 PM
PT: 4:30 PM
Estudiantes vs River: Storylines
Estudiantes finished the 2020 season in 14th place with 30 points in 23 games. Meanwhile, River ended only second to Boca Juniors on the table, with 47 points in 23 fixtures. River qualified for the 2020 Copa de la Liga Profesional, ending again second in Group A and thus, failing to progress to the Final.
These opponents have a 21-year-long history of clashes as their first one dates back to August 28, 1999, and it ended in a 4-1 win for River. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see who gets to go home with the three points in Round 1.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Estudiantes vs River in the U.S.
The 2021 Copa de la Liga Profesional Round 1 game between Estudiantes and River, to be played today, at the Jorge Luis Hischi Stadium in La Plata, will be broadcasted on Fanatiz, TyC Sports Internacional in the United States.
Estudiantes vs River: Predictions And Odds
All odds are in favor of River. DraftKings see them as the firm favorites and thus, they have given them -125 odds to win on Saturday. The home side Estudiantes have +350 odds to cause an upset, while a tie would result in a +225 payout.
* Odds via DraftKings