Fluminense host River Plate at the Maracana Stadium in the 2021 Copa Libertadores Group Stage today, April 22, 2021, at 6:00 PM (ET). Here, you will find everything there is to know about this Group D Matchday 1 soccer match, such as predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch the game.

This will be their first overall meeting. Fluminense and River Plate have never clashed before at the Copa Libertadores nor at any other CONMBEBOL competition. The game will be played a 6:00 PM (ET), at the Maracanã Stadium in Rio de Janeiro. It promises to be an exciting match as they meet for the first time ever.

The Brazilian club sit on top of the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A with 24 points in 11 games so far. Meanwhile, their today's opponents,  Argentine club River Plate are placed in seventh place in Group B of the Argentine Copa de la Liga Profesional table. 

Fluminense vs River Plate: Match Information

Date: Sunday, September 27, 2020
Time: 6:00 PM (ET)
Location: Maracanã Stadium, Rio de Janeiro

Fluminense vs River Plate: Times by State in the US

ET: 6:00 PM
CT: 5:00 PM
MT: 4:00 PM
PT: 3:00 PM

Fluminense vs River Plate: Storylines

Fluminense have grabbed three consecutive triumphs. Prior to that, they have a loss, and a draw in their latest five league games (LDWWW). Meanwhile, in their last five Argentine Copa de la Liga Profesional games, River Plate have managed three wins, and three draws (WWWDD).

Mexican club Santa Fe and Colombian club Atletico Junior are also in Group E. Fluminese will next face Santa Fe away on Wednesday, 28 April, while River Plate will come against Atletico Junior at home on the same day in Matchday 2, on Wednesday, 28 April.

How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Fluminense vs River Plate in the U.S.

The 2021 Copa Libertadores Matchday 1 game between Fluminense and River Plate, to be played today, at the Maracanã Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, will be broadcasted on Fanatiz, beIN SPORTS CONNECT, beIN SPORTS en Español, beIN SPORTS in the United States.

Fluminense vs River Plate: Predictions And Odds

All odds are in favor of River Plate. FanDuel see them as the absolute favorites and thus, they have given them -130 odds to win this match. The home side Fluminense have +350 odds to upset the Argentine side, while a tie would result in a +265 payout.

  Caliente
Fluminense +350
Tie +265
River Plate -130

* Odds via Caliente