The highly anticipated Superclasico between River Plate and Boca Juniors will take place today, October 3 at El Monumental Stadium for Matchday 14 of the 2021 Argentine Liga Profesional. Here, check out the preview, predictions, odds and how to watch this must-see match in the US.
El Millonario have an undefeated eight-game streak, with three straight victories in their last three matches. They beat Cordoba 3-1 in their last game. Now, for the first time since the pandemic, they will have fans in the stands to support them and will try to give them joy.
Meanwhile, the Xeneize also have been in a good streak lately. Since interim coach Sebastian Battaglia replaced Miguel Angel Russo, the team is seven-game undefeated. Now the team will try to grab a needed win to try to climb position in the table.
River Plate vs Boca Juniors: Match Information
Date: Sunday, October 3, 2021.
Time: 4:00 PM (ET).
Location: El Monumental Stadium, Buenos Aires.
River Plate vs Boca Juniors: Time by State in the US
ET: 4:00 PM
CT: 3:00 PM
MT: 2:00 PM
PT: 1:00 PM
River Plate vs Boca Juniors: Storylines
These two teams have a long history between them, being one of the most iconic soccer rivalries in the world. While Boca have won more matches in general, River have been quite dominant in the last few years, winning important matches such as the 2018 Copa Libertadores final.
If we only take into account the Superclasico games in the professional times, Boca have won on 74 occasions, while River did it 65 matches, and they drew in 63 games. They most recently met for Round of 16 of Copa Argentina 2021, with Boca prevailing on the penalty kicks (4-1).
How to watch or live stream River Plate vs Boca Juniors in the US
The match between River Plate and Boca Juniors for Matchday 14 of 2021 Argentine Liga Profesional to be played today, October 3 at El Monumental Stadium will be broadcast in the US by PrendeTV and Paramount+.
River Plate vs Boca Juniors: Predictions and odds
Oddsmakers have already made their predictions for this match and, according to FanDuel, River Plate are the favorites with odds of -120, while Boca Juniors have odds of +210. A tie would result in a +210 payout.
*Odds by FanDuel