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CA Unión vs. Vélez Sarsf 9/6/2021 Argentine Primera División Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

CA Unión visits Vélez Sarsf on 9/6/2021.

CA Unión challenges Vélez Sarsf in a Argentine Primera División match. CA Unión with a record of 2-4-3 this season comes into this game with a 0.0-2.0-2.0 record on the road. Vélez Sarsf is 2-4-3 this season and is 2.0-2.0-1.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for CA Unión and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their previous match, they were victorious and look to build upon this result. Now on their home pitch, they look continue the positive momentum in familiar and friendly territory against CA Unión.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Vélez Sarsf and it is an opportunity to get rolling. Vélez Sarsf came away with a well-earned victory in their previous match and now set their sights on CA Unión at their home pitch.

The CA Unión Roster

The Players to Watch for the CA Unión

Franco Calderón DF

Franco Calderón has 2.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Franco Calderón has 0.0 shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Franco Calderón had 9 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Franco Calderón has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Franco Calderón has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Franco Calderón has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Argentine Primera División action.

Ezequiel Cañete MF

Ezequiel Cañete has 10.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Ezequiel Cañete had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Ezequiel Cañete had 8 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Ezequiel Cañete has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Ezequiel Cañete has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ezequiel Cañete has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 26 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Argentine Primera División action.

Claudio Corvalán DF

Claudio Corvalán has 5.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Claudio Corvalán had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Claudio Corvalán had 8 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his CA Unión teammates, Claudio Corvalán had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Claudio Corvalán has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Claudio Corvalán has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Argentine Primera División action.

Kevin Zenon FW,MF

As a shooter, Kevin Zenon had 10.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Kevin Zenon has 3.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Kevin Zenon had 7 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his CA Unión teammates, Kevin Zenon had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Kevin Zenon has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Kevin Zenon has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Argentine Primera División action.

Federico Vera MF,DF

Federico Vera has 2.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Federico Vera has 0.0 shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Federico Vera has 7 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Federico Vera has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Federico Vera has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Federico Vera has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in Argentine Primera División action.

The Vélez Sarsf Roster

The Players to Watch for the Vélez Sarsf

Tomás Guidara DF

As a shooter, Tomás Guidara had 0.0 shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Tomás Guidara has 0.0 shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Tomás Guidara has 8 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Tomás Guidara has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Tomás Guidara has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tomás Guidara has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Argentine Primera División action.

Santiago Cáseres MF

As a shooter, Santiago Cáseres had 3.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Santiago Cáseres had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Santiago Cáseres has 7 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Vélez Sarsf teammates, Santiago Cáseres had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Santiago Cáseres has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Santiago Cáseres has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Argentine Primera División action.

Matías De los Santos DF

As a shooter, Matías De los Santos had 5.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Matías De los Santos had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Matías De los Santos has 7 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Vélez Sarsf teammates, Matías De los Santos had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Matías De los Santos has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Matías De los Santos has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Argentine Primera División action.

Juan Martín Lucero FW,MF

As a shooter, Juan Martín Lucero had 13.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Juan Martín Lucero had 5.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Juan Martín Lucero has 7 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Juan Martín Lucero has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Juan Martín Lucero has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Juan Martín Lucero has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in Argentine Primera División action.

Miguel Brizuela DF

As a shooter, Miguel Brizuela had 2.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Miguel Brizuela had 2.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Miguel Brizuela has 5 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Miguel Brizuela has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Miguel Brizuela has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Miguel Brizuela has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 2 fouls this season. He has drawn 4 fouls this season in Argentine Primera División action.

CA Unión Team Stats

The CA Unión Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, CA Unión was able to score 0.89 goals. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. CA Unión scored those goals off assists 88.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.78 assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, CA Unión was able to score on 0.30 of their shots on target. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, CA Unión attempts 3.0 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. They are not attempting shots on goal enough. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, CA Unión is able to get 30.7% of their shots to be on goal(target). The shots are not reaching the goalkeeper enough, they must improve.

CA Unión Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, CA Unión was able to hold opponents to 1.11 goals. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. CA Unión goalkeepers fended off 3.44 shots per 90 minutes. There is room for improvement when it comes to preventing shots on target.

CA Unión goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 67.7% of the time. This defense and goalkeeper effort can be better when it comes to their ability to prevent shots on target from becoming goals. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 33.3% of games resulted in a clean sheet for CA Unión. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.







CA Unión Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Vélez Sarsf had 21.22 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Vélez Sarsf in the top 15 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Vélez Sarsf had 11.56 interceptions. This puts Vélez Sarsf in the top 62 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Vélez Sarsf has committed 12.56 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Vélez Sarsf in the top 47 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Vélez Sarsf drew 14.67 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Vélez Sarsf is in the top 20 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Vélez Sarsf committed an offside 1.67 times. This puts Vélez Sarsf in the top 52 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Vélez Sarsf Team Stats

The Vélez Sarsf Offensive Stats and Metrics

Vélez Sarsf scored 0.89 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Vélez Sarsf was able to score 0.89 goals off assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Vélez Sarsf converted on 0.21 of attempted shots on goal. The shots generated from this offense would be deemed below average.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Vélez Sarsf attempts 4.22 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Vélez Sarsf attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 39.6% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.

Vélez Sarsf Defensive Stats and Metrics

Vélez Sarsf gave up 0.44 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.33 shots were saved by Vélez Sarsf goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. There is room for improvement when it comes to preventing shots on target.

Vélez Sarsf goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 86.7% of the time. The defense and goalkeeper effort as a collective does an excellent job together forcing weaker shots on target and preventing shots from becoming goals. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 44.4% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Vélez Sarsf. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.

Vélez Sarsf Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Vélez Sarsf had 21.22 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Vélez Sarsf is in the top 15 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Vélez Sarsf had 11.56 interceptions. This puts Vélez Sarsf in the top 62 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Vélez Sarsf commits 12.56 fouls. This puts Vélez Sarsf in the top 47 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Vélez Sarsf drew 14.67 fouls. This puts Vélez Sarsf in the top 20 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Vélez Sarsf committed an offside 1.67 times. This puts Vélez Sarsf in the top 52 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

CA Unión vs. Vélez Sarsf Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: CA Unión 1 Vélez Sarsf 2

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