Before the Round – Peru Liga 1 Round 20 (25-26/06/2022)

    Before the Round – Peru Liga 1 Round 20 (25-26/06/2022)
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    Peru’s Liga 1 Primera Division moves into round 17 this weekend with a full slate of fixtures. Sport Huancayo are chasing FBC Melgar in the standings. Three points separate the Peruvian rivals heading into round 17.


    Sporting Cristal - Alianza Atlético

    Sporting Cristal host Alianza Atletico seeking to continue their excellent winning streak. Sporting Cristal are a perfect six wins from six games against Alianz Atletico. The home side outscored Alianz Atletico 23-5 in their last six encounters.

    Alianza are fifth in the Liga 1 standings. Just three points separate them from third-place Sporting Cristal. Alianza’s form has sputtered recently with just seven points picked up from the last six games.

    Sporting Cristal are in excellent form. They picked up 14 points from the last 18 points on offer. Cristal scored 14 goals and conceded four times across their last six fixtures.

    • Sporting Cristal haven't lost any of their last 11 home matches in Primera División.
    • Alianza Atlético's last 6 away games in Primera División have been high-scoring, with over 2.5 goals scored.
    • Sporting Cristal have achieved 8 home wins against Alianza Atlético in Primera División.
    • Alianza Atlético have achieved just 1 wins in their 6 most recent games in Primera División.
    • Prediction: Sporting Cristal @ 1.45


    Carlos Stein - Cienciano

    FC Carlos Stein host Cienciano with three massive points up for grabs. Cienciano lost the last two meetings with FC Carlos Stein. These teams have not met since 2020, however.

    Cienciano are sixth in the table ahead of round 17. They took just seven points from the last six games. Cienciano’s last three road games all ended without a win.

    FC Carlos Stein are battling relegation. The team is in 17th place after 16 games. FC Carlos Stein’s last four matches in Liga 1 finished without a victory. Just five points were picked up in the last six fixtures.

    • There have been goals scored by both teams in Carlos Stein's last 6 matches in Primera División.
    • Cienciano are winless in their last 3 away games in the Primera División.
    • Carlos Stein have scored at least one goal in their last 8 league games.
    • An average of 2.5 goals have been scored in Cienciano’ last 6 matches in the Primera División.
    • Prediction: Over 2.5 goals @ 1.80


    Cesar Vallejo - Binacional

    Universidad Cesar Vallejo won just won of the last five matches in all competitions against Deportivo Binacional. Universidad Cesar Vallejo are on a two-game winning streak in the Peruvian top flight and will be aiming for a third straight victory.

    Deportivo are seventh in the division but just nine points were picked up from the last 18 points on offer in the league. Goals were in short supply for Deportivo Binacional as four were scored and five conceded in the last six games.

    Universidad Cesar Vallejo took 10 points from the last six games. They scored eight times and conceded six goals. Universidad Cesar Vallejo have a home record of 5W-2D-1L.

    • Cesar Vallejo have a good record of 11 undefeated games of their last 12 home encounters in Primera División.
    • An unbeaten run at HT for Binacional, consisting of 19 matches marks their Primera División campaign.
    • Cesar Vallejo are conceding an average of 0.63 goals in home Primera División games.
    • No goals have been scored by Binacional in their last 3 away games in Primera División.
    • Prediction: Cesar Vallejo @ 1.91


    Sport Huancayo - Universitario

    Universitario de Deportes will visit Sport Huancayo for round 17 with nine points separating the two sides. Sport Huancayo are chasing the league title and are three points behind leaders FB Melgar.

    Universitario de Deportes have dominated head-to-head matches against Sport Huancayo. The visitors have a record of 4W-1D-1L in the teams’ last six meetings. Universitario de Deportes are winless in three straight games in the league. They took nine points from the last 18 available.

    • Sport Huancayo are unbeaten in three straight games. They picked up 11 points from the last six matches with 11 goals for and six against.
    • A period of 9 straight home games without a defeat marks the Primera División campaign of Sport Huancayo.
    • In their 6 most recent matches of Primera División, Universitario have been undefeated 5 times.
    • Sport Huancayo have scored 1 or more goals in their last 14 home Primera División games in a row.
    • Sport Huancayo are having a period of 3 straight home Primera División matches in which they have scored 2 or more goals.
    • Prediction: Sport Huancayo @ 1.55