Junior FC will host Barcelona SC today at the Estadio Metropolitano Roberto Meléndez in Barranquilla for a Group A game of the Copa CONMEBOL Libertadores 2020. It will be the second meeting between these two teams in this edition of the South American competition, with the Colombian side taking a 2-1 away victory in their previous encounter. Check out everything there is to know about this game, such as the match preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds and how to watch it.
Junior FC will be looking for a home win to keep their dreams of qualifying for the knockout stage alive. They are in 3rd place in teh Group A standings with 6 points, 3 behind last-year champions Flamengo and Independiente del Valle.
Barcelona have no opportunites of qualifying for the next round. The Ecuadorian team has no points in four games after losing all their group matches in this edition of the South American Copa CONMEBOL Libertadores.
Junior FC vs Barcelona SC: Match Information
Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Time: 8:30 PM (ET)
Location: Estadio Metropolitano Roberto Meléndez, Barranquilla
Junior FC vs Barcelona SC Storylines
It will be the second match between these two teams in this Copa Libertadores 2020. Junior took an away 2-1 victory in Ecuador and will try to get another win on Wednesday to keep their hopes of getting a playoff berth alive.
The Colombian side come for two straight wins in the South American competition, including a 4-1 victory over Independiente del Vale and the already mentioned win over Barcelona. However, they lost 1-0 to Envigado on Saturday for the Colombian First Division tournament.
Barcelona drew 1-1 with Independiente del Valle for the Ecuadorian First Division championship in their most recen game. The team accumulate three games without victories, counting all competitions.
How to watch or live stream Junior FC vs Barcelona SC in the U.S. and Canada
The Copa CONMEBOL Libertadores 2020 Group A match between Junior FC and Barcelona SC to be played on Wednesday 30 at the Estadio Metropolitano will be broadcasted in the United States by Fanatiz, and in Canada by beIN SPORTS CONNECT Canada.
Junior FC vs Barcelona SC Predictions and Odds
The home team is the big favorite to clinch a win on Wednesday at the Estadio Metropolitano. According to FanDuel, Junior FC have odds of -250, while Barcelona SC have odds of +600. A tie would result in a +330 payout. An interesting pick, and a bit risky too, could be Junior win and Both teams to score, with odds of +230.
* Odds via FanDuel