RIV vs PLM Dream11: The Copa Libertadores is reaching a stage where there’s no margin for error. Players and the team management has to hit the bull’s eye to get one step closer to the biggest thing in South American Club Football. And arguably, the pick of two fixtures in the semi-finals, as two of the strongest teams remaining in the competition, River Plate and Palmeiras, will be looking for an early advantage in the first leg at Estadio Libertadores de América on early Wednesday morning (IST). Here is RIV vs PLM Dream 11 Match Prediction.
Fixture Name And Competition: River Plate vs Palmeiras: South American Champions League
Date & Time: 06:00 AM (IST), 6 January
Venue: Estadio Libertadores de América
River Plate: Made short work of Nacional in the quarterfinal winning by a whopping 8-2 aggregate scoreline. There’s real optimism surrounding the Argentine giants after the last tie and it’s only gravitating due to their phenomenal current form, as they arrive here on a 13-game unbeaten run.
Palmeiras: They have taken a step backwards from last season when they finished 3rd on the table. But the Brazilian club is going strong in Copa Libertadores and will be confident going into the two-leg tie against River Plate.
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River Plate Team News
Injury Report, Unavailability: River Plate player Fabrizio Angileri suffered a tear in his left hamstring last week and has been ruled out for the next couple of weeks, meaning, he will sit out both legs against Palmeiras.
Expected changes: But Milton Casco shrugged off a knock and made himself available for this leg. Expect the 32-year-old to start on the left side of the backline in RIV vs PLM Dream11 Team Prediction.
River Plate Announced The Following Roster:
Franco Armani, Enrique Bologna, German Lux, Javier Pinola, Robert Rojas, Paulo Diaz, Milton Casco, Gonzalo Montiel, Enzo Perez, Leonardo Ponzio, Bruno Zuculini, Santiago Sosa, Nicolas de la Cruz, Jorge Carrascal, Ignacio Fernandesz, Cristian Ferreira, Rafael Borre, Julian Alvarez, Matias Suarez, Federico Girotti, Benjamin Rollheiser, Lucas Beltran
River Plate Starting XI (probables):
F Armani (GK)
N De La Cruz
Palmeiras Team News
Injury Report, Unavailability: The away team is sweating over the fitness of their 18-year-old star Gabriel Veron. He could be a big miss considering he has scored three goals this season.
Expected changes: Weverton will start in goal, while the backline of Vina, Gomez, Luan and Rocha should be in front of him.
Menilo and Danilo have been roack solid in the midfield and should start here as well. Adriano and Rony will spearhead the attack.
Palmeiras Starting XI (probables):
DEF: M Rocha, M Vina, P Diaz, R Rojas
MID: R Veiga, R D S Barbosa (VC), B Zuculini, J Carrascal, N De La Cruz (C)
FW: S Borre
RIV vs PLM Teams Captain options, Differential Picks
Rafael Santos Borré: Scored a magnificent hattrick in the second leg of the quarter-final tie against Nacional. The 25-year-old has 6 goals in 9 Copa Libertadores matches. He is a good captain option in Dream 11 prediction teams.
Nicolás De La Cruz: River Plate boast quality offensive players all over the pitch and one of them is Nicolás De La Cruz. He has been a phenom all season.
Luiz Adriano: The away team will carry a big threat on their roster in the shape of Luiz Adriano. He is one of their main men.
X-factors, differential picks
Jorge Carrascal: The 22-year-old is also producing goods in this particular tournament and is worth the shot in your fantasy football teams.
Rony: More than his goals, it’s his creativity that can cause serious trouble for the opponnets.
RIV vs PLM Today Match Prediction Football Match
Bet 365 Odds
River Plate To Win: 1.85 Or 54.05% chance to win
Draw: 3.25 Or 30.77% chance to win
Palmeiras to Win: 4.50 Or 22.22% chance to win
River Plate To Win: 1.90 Or 52.63% chance to win
Draw: 3.30 Or 30.30% chance to win
Palmeiras to Win: 4.33 Or 23.09% chance to win
River Plate are one of the biggest teams in South America and they are also in the red-hot form at the moment. As you can see, the Today Match Prediction odds above, the home team is being seen as a slight favourite to win this match. So choose your RIV vs PLM Dream11 Match Prediction teams wisely.
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