Unión de Santa Fe will be looking to end their three game winless run this week when they host Godoy Cruz at Estadio 15 de Abril in the 10th round of the second phase Argentine Primera Division. Kickoffs on July 26 at 02:30 EAT.
Monday’s hosts are currently ninth in the Primera Division table With 15 points from nine games, level on points with Gimnasia Esgrima and Racing Club. Union has now failed to taste victory in three straight games across all competitions, suffering defeat against Banfield on July 13 before picking up draws against Huracan and San Lorenzo respectively.
Unión de Santa Fe shared spoils 2-2 Superliga with San Lorenzo in their previous encounter. In that match, Unión de Santa Fe had 64% possession, 20 shots with six of them on target and goals scored by Diego Polenta (57′) and Tomás González (96′). San Lorenzo got three shots with two of them on target and goals by Adam Bareiro (31′) and Nahuel Barrios (44′).
On the other hand, Godoy Cruz is currently fifth in the Primera Division table with 17 points from nine games, level on points with third-placed Platense. The Visitors head into this meeting unbeaten in seven games on the trot, claiming five wins and two draws since a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Rosario Central on June 16.
Godoy Cruz held each other to 0-0 Superliga draw with Huracán in their previous fixture. In that match, Godoy Cruz had 47% possession, 15 shots with one of them on target while Huracán got 20 shots with two of them on target.
Unión de Santa Fe vs. Godoy Cruz head to head
Each side claims four victories from the 10 head to head encounters between Unión de Santa Fe and Godoy Cruz since 2011 while two matches ended in stalemates.
- Godoy Cruz 1-2 Union Santa Fe 6/08/21
- Godoy Cruz 1-3 Union Santa Fe 01/03/20
- Union Santa Fe 0-3 Godoy Cruz 28/10/18
- Union Santa Fe 2-0 Godoy Cruz 28/10/17
- Godoy Cruz 2-1 Union Santa Fe 01/10/16
- San Lorenzo 2-2 Union Santa Fe
- Union Santa Fe 0-0 Huracan
- Banfield 2-1 Union Santa Fe
- Banfield 2-3 Union Santa Fe
- Union Santa Fe 1-2 Nacional
- Huracan 0-0 Godoy Cruz
- Godoy Cruz 2-1 Lanus
- Lanus 1-3 Godoy Cruz
- River Plate 0-2 Godoy Cruz
- Godoy Cruz 1-0 Colon Santa Fe
Unión de Santa Fe team news
Matias Gallegos and Daniel Juarez will sit out of this game as they recover from injuries for manager Gustavo Munúa.
Godoy Cruz team news
The visitors will take to the pitch with a fully fit squad.
Prediction and odds
Unión de Santa Fe has won five, the visitors two, and drawn one in their recent head to head meetings. Godoy Cruz has barely taken a point on the road but will face a team that is yet to win at home.
- Unión de Santa Fe Win
- Goals under 2.5