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Godoy Cruz vs. Racing Club 12/11/2021 Argentine Primera División Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Godoy Cruz faces Racing Club on 12/11/2021 at 03:00 PM.

Racing Club encounters Godoy Cruz in a Argentine Primera División match. Godoy Cruz with a record of 8-7-9 this season comes into this game with a 4-2-5 record on the road. Racing Club is 7-8-9 this season and is 3-4-4 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Godoy Cruz and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their previous match, Godoy Cruz came out with a draw and will look to chalk up a tally in the win column. Facing a hostile crowd or lack thereof (in person, but there will be virtual fans “present”) due to ongoing pandemic may be part of a winning recipe.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Racing Club and it is an opportunity to get rolling. The bitter taste of disappointment is in the mouths of Racing Club after their previous game, which was a loss. However, there is an opportunity for redemption at home against Godoy Cruz.

The Godoy Cruz Roster

The Players to Watch for the Godoy Cruz

Nelson Acevedo MF



As a scorer, Nelson Acevedo had 19 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Nelson Acevedo has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Nelson Acevedo has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Nelson Acevedo has 0 Red Cards this season.

Martín Ojeda FW,MF



Martín Ojeda has 20 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Godoy Cruz teammates, Martín Ojeda had 12 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Martín Ojeda has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Martín Ojeda has 1 Red Cards this season.

Tomás Badaloni FW



As a scorer, Tomás Badaloni had 16 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Tomás Badaloni has 4 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Tomás Badaloni has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tomás Badaloni has 0 Red Cards this season.

Gonzalo Abrego MF



As a scorer, Gonzalo Abrego had 15 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Godoy Cruz teammates, Gonzalo Abrego had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Gonzalo Abrego has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Gonzalo Abrego has 0 Red Cards this season.

Elías López DF



Elías López has 15 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Godoy Cruz teammates, Elías López had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Elías López has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Elías López has 0 Red Cards this season.

The Racing Club Roster

The Players to Watch for the Racing Club

Leonardo Sigali DF



As a scorer, Leonardo Sigali had 21 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Leonardo Sigali has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Leonardo Sigali has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Leonardo Sigali has 0 Red Cards this season.

Aníbal Moreno MF



Aníbal Moreno has 19 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Racing Club teammates, Aníbal Moreno had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Aníbal Moreno has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Aníbal Moreno has 0 Red Cards this season.

Tomás Chancalay MF,FW



Tomás Chancalay has 16 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Racing Club teammates, Tomás Chancalay had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Tomás Chancalay has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tomás Chancalay has 0 Red Cards this season.

Enzo Copetti FW,MF



Enzo Copetti has 17 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Enzo Copetti has 4 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Enzo Copetti has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Enzo Copetti has 1 Red Cards this season.

Nery Domínguez DF,MF



Nery Domínguez has 18 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Racing Club teammates, Nery Domínguez had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Nery Domínguez has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Nery Domínguez has 0 Red Cards this season.

Godoy Cruz Team Stats

The Godoy Cruz Offensive Stats and Metrics

Godoy Cruz scored 1.33 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Godoy Cruz was able to score 1.17 goals off assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Godoy Cruz 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.

Godoy Cruz attempted 4.5 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Godoy Cruz attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 32.3% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.







Godoy Cruz Defensive Stats and Metrics

Godoy Cruz gave up 1.12 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.71 shots were saved by Godoy Cruz goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. There is room for improvement when it comes to preventing shots on target.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 69.7% of shots on target were saved by Godoy Cruz goalkeepers. This defense and goalkeeper effort can be better when it comes to their ability to prevent shots on target from becoming goals. Godoy Cruz goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 20.8% of the time. The idea of them having a clean sheet is a bit of a long shot compared to other teams in the league.







Godoy Cruz Utility Stats

Godoy Cruz tried 19.75 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Godoy Cruz in the top 23 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Godoy Cruz has successfully intercepted 12.17 passes per 90 minutes of action. Godoy Cruz is in the top 45 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Godoy Cruz has committed 14.12 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Godoy Cruz in the top 79 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Godoy Cruz drew 11.38 fouls. This puts Godoy Cruz in the top 59 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Godoy Cruz committed an offside 1.88 times. Godoy Cruz is in the top 59 percentile in offside calls against them.







Racing Club Team Stats

The Racing Club Offensive Stats and Metrics

Racing Club scored 0.75 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This offense is incredibly impotent thus far. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Racing Club was able to score 0.54 goals off assists. Compared to other teams, the concept of sharing the ball is quite foreign.

Racing Club converted on 0.22 of attempted shots on goal. The shots generated from this offense would be deemed below average.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Racing Club attempts 3.42 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. They are not attempting shots on goal enough. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Racing Club is able to get 27.7% of their shots to be on goal(target). The shot quality of all shots attempted has been poor. Inefficient shot attempts are a problem.

Racing Club Defensive Stats and Metrics

Racing Club gave up 0.83 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, 3.46 shots were saved by Racing Club goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Racing Club truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 73.5% of shots on target were saved by Racing Club goalkeepers. The defense and goalkeeper effort as a collective does an excellent job together forcing weaker shots on target and preventing shots from becoming goals. Racing Club goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 41.7% of the time. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.

Racing Club Utility Stats

Racing Club tried 21.08 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Racing Club is in the top 12 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Racing Club has successfully intercepted 11.67 passes per 90 minutes of action. Racing Club is in the top 51 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Racing Club commits 13.29 fouls. This puts Racing Club in the top 67 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Racing Club drew 13.5 fouls. Racing Club is in the top 21 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Racing Club had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 1.75 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Racing Club in the top 50 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Godoy Cruz vs. Racing Club Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Godoy Cruz 1 Racing Club 1

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