Colombia Primera A Picks, Predictions, and PreviewsFootball/Soccer Picks, Previews, and Detailed Predictions

Millonarios vs. Rionegro 3/25/2021 Colombia Primera A Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Millonarios faces Rionegro on 3/25/2021.

Millonarios visits Rionegro in a regular season match. Millonarios with a record of 7.0-1.0-4.0 this season comes into this game with a 3.0-1.0-2.0 record on the road. Rionegro is 2.0-5.0-5.0 this season and is 0.0-3.0-3.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Millonarios and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. The bitter taste of disappointment is in the mouths of Rionegro after their previous game, which was a loss. However, there is an opportunity for redemption at home against Millonarios.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Rionegro and it is an opportunity to get rolling. 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 Millonarios.

The Millonarios Roster

The Players to Watch for the Millonarios

Stiven Vega MF

Stiven Vega has 1 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. Stiven Vega has 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, Stiven Vega had 11 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Millonarios teammates, Stiven Vega had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Stiven Vega has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Stiven Vega has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 15 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Elvis Perlaza DF

Elvis Perlaza has 4 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Elvis Perlaza has 2 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Elvis Perlaza has 10 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Elvis Perlaza has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Elvis Perlaza has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Elvis Perlaza has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Cristian Arango MF

Cristian Arango has 38 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Cristian Arango has 15 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Cristian Arango had 9 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Millonarios teammates, Cristian Arango had 6 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Cristian Arango has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Cristian Arango has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 20 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Andrés Llinás DF

As a shooter, Andrés Llinás had 5 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 Andrés Llinás had 2 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Andrés Llinás has 9 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Millonarios teammates, Andrés Llinás had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Andrés Llinás has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Andrés Llinás has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Fernando Uribe FW

As a shooter, Fernando Uribe had 23 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 Fernando Uribe had 12 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Fernando Uribe had 8 goals this season. He is not known for scoring goals. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Millonarios teammates, Fernando Uribe had 6 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Fernando Uribe has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Fernando Uribe has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

David Macalister Silva MF

David Macalister Silva has 10 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 David Macalister Silva had 1 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

David Macalister Silva has 9 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. David Macalister Silva has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

David Macalister Silva has 0 Yellow Cards this season. David Macalister Silva has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 22 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Juan Pablo Vargas DF

As a shooter, Juan Pablo Vargas had 3 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 Juan Pablo Vargas had 1 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

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

Juan Pablo Vargas has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Juan Pablo Vargas has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 2 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Emerson Rodríguez MF

Emerson Rodríguez has 8 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. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Emerson Rodríguez had 2 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Emerson Rodríguez had 9 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Millonarios teammates, Emerson Rodríguez had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Emerson Rodríguez has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Emerson Rodríguez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

The Rionegro Roster

The Players to Watch for the Rionegro

Oscar Hernández MF,DF

Oscar Hernández has 10 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Oscar Hernández has 4 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Oscar Hernández has 11 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Rionegro teammates, Oscar Hernández had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Oscar Hernández has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Oscar Hernández has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 16 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Mateo Puerta DF

Mateo Puerta has 1 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. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Mateo Puerta had 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.

Mateo Puerta has 11 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Mateo Puerta has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Mateo Puerta has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Mateo Puerta has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 18 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

John Fredy Salazar MF

John Fredy Salazar has 18 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 John Fredy Salazar had 4 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

John Fredy Salazar has 9 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Rionegro teammates, John Fredy Salazar had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

John Fredy Salazar has 0 Yellow Cards this season. John Fredy Salazar has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 15 fouls this season. He has drawn 15 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Jeison Quiñónes DF

Jeison Quiñónes has 11 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 Jeison Quiñónes had 5 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Jeison Quiñónes had 10 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Jeison Quiñónes has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Jeison Quiñónes has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jeison Quiñónes has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

César Arias FW,MF

César Arias has 12 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 César Arias had 7 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, César Arias had 8 goals this season. He is not known for scoring goals. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Rionegro teammates, César Arias had 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

César Arias has 0 Yellow Cards this season. César Arias has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Christian Marrugo MF,FW

Christian Marrugo has 11 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Christian Marrugo has 5 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Christian Marrugo had 9 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Rionegro teammates, Christian Marrugo had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Christian Marrugo has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Christian Marrugo has 2 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Alejandro Artunduaga DF,MF

Alejandro Artunduaga has 2 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 Alejandro Artunduaga had 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, Alejandro Artunduaga had 8 goals this season. He is not known for scoring goals. Alejandro Artunduaga has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Alejandro Artunduaga has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Alejandro Artunduaga has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 19 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Carlos Andrés Ramírez DF

Carlos Andrés Ramírez has 4 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 Carlos Andrés Ramírez had 1 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Carlos Andrés Ramírez has 6 goals scored this season. He is not known for scoring goals. Carlos Andrés Ramírez has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Carlos Andrés Ramírez has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Carlos Andrés Ramírez has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 2 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Colombia Primera A action.

Millonarios Team Stats

The Millonarios Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Millonarios was able to score 1.17 goals. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Millonarios was able to score 0.83 goals off assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Millonarios converted on 0.31 of attempted shots on goal. This offense creates high quality shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Millonarios attempts 3.75 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. Millonarios attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 34.1% 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.

Millonarios Defensive Stats and Metrics

Millonarios gave up 0.92 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. Millonarios goalkeepers fended off 2.58 shots per 90 minutes. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Millonarios truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 6450.0% of shots on target were saved by Millonarios goalkeepers. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. Millonarios goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 41.7% of the time. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.







Millonarios Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Millonarios had 19.67 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Millonarios is in the top 18 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Millonarios has successfully intercepted 12.08 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Millonarios in the top 28 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Millonarios has committed 12.58 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Millonarios is in the top 35 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Millonarios drew 12.75 fouls. This puts Millonarios in the top 48 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Millonarios committed an offside 1.83 times. This puts Millonarios in the top 56 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Rionegro Team Stats

The Rionegro Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Rionegro was able to score 0.50 goals. This offense is incredibly impotent thus far. Rionegro scored those goals off assists 66.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.33 assists. Compared to other teams, the concept of sharing the ball is quite foreign.

Rionegro converted on 0.14 of attempted shots on goal. One of two things are happening here, this is a team that is extremely able to take shots on goal or they are just taking poor shots.

Rionegro attempted 3.5 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. They are not attempting shots on goal enough. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Rionegro attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 32.6% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. The shots are not reaching the goalkeeper enough, they must improve.

Rionegro Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Rionegro was able to hold opponents to 0.92 goals. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 2.67 shots were saved by Rionegro goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Rionegro truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 6560.0% of shots on target were saved by Rionegro goalkeepers. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 16.7% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Rionegro. This defense and goalkeeping crew is really struggling, expecting a clean sheet is unreasonable.

Rionegro Utility Stats

Rionegro tried 18.92 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Rionegro in the top 26 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Rionegro has successfully intercepted 10.25 passes per 90 minutes of action. Rionegro is in the top 65 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Rionegro commits 12.33 fouls. This puts Rionegro in the top 31 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Rionegro drew 12.92 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Rionegro is in the top 43 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Rionegro committed an offside 1.25 times. This puts Rionegro in the top 9 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Millonarios vs. Rionegro Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Millonarios 2 Rionegro 0

Moneyline Pick: Millonarios +214 WagerWeb Perpetual Bonuses? They’re crazy enough to do that?!? Jump on that deal.