Godoy Cruz will host River Plate at the Estadio Feliciano Gambarte in Godoy Cruz in the fifth round of the new 2021 Argentine Liga Profesional season today, August 7, 2021, at 7:15 PM (ET). Here, you will find everything there is to know about this interesting Argentine League 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 26th overall meeting. No surprises here as River Plate are by far the favorites in head-to-head clashes, having celebrated a victory on 15 occasions so far; Godoy Cruz have grabbed a triumph six times to this day, and four games have ended in a draw.
Their most recent game was played on January 26, 2020, when River narrowly beat Godoy Cruz on 1-0 away in Godoy Cruz in the 2020 Copa de la 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.
Godoy Cruz vs River Plate: Match Information
Date: Saturday, August 7, 2021
Time: 7:15 PM (ET)
Location: Estadio Feliciano Gambarte, Godoy Cruz
Godoy Cruz vs River Plate: Times by State in the US
ET: 7:15 PM
CT: 6:15 PM
MT: 5:15 PM
PT: 4:15 PM
Godoy Cruz vs River Plate: Storylines
Godoy Cruz have had a decent start to the season, winning two games and losing two in the opening four games (LLWW). Meanwhile, River Plate have also won two games, but they have a draw and a defeat as well in their first four matches (DWWL).
Los Millionarios currently sit in fourth place on the Liga Profesional table with seven points in four matches so far. On the other hand, the Tomba are placed eight positions below them, in 12th place on the Argentinean league table with six points won after four fixtures.
These opponents have a long history of clashes as their first one dates back to November 26, 2006, and it ended in a plain 1-0 away win for River Plate in the 2001 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 5.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Godoy Cruz vs River Plate in the U.S.
The 2021 Argentine Liga Profesional Round 5 game between Godoy Cruz and River Plate, to be played today, at the Estadio Feliciano Gambarte in Godoy Cruz, will be broadcasted on PrendeTV, Paramount+, TyC Sports Internacional in the United States.
Godoy Cruz vs River Plate: Predictions And Odds
The odds are in favor of River Plate. FanDuel see them as the slight favorites to claim another win this season and they have given them -180 odds. The home side Godoy Cruz, meanwhile, have +450 odds to cause an upset this weekend, while a tie would result in a +280 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel