Primera Division de Chile---Match Time：15/1/2021 06:15 Friday GMT + 8
Analysis of Universidad de Chile
The home team is currently in the 7th position of the league, with 39 points won, after 10 wins, 9 draws and 8 losses. In the penultimate match, they won in a home match against Universidad Concepción, by (2‑0). In the last match, they lost in a home match against O'Higgins, by (0‑1). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 4 wins, 3 draws and 8 losses in away matches, with 15 goals scored and 22 conceded; against 6 wins, 7 draws and 2 losses at their stadium, with 25 goals scored and 11 conceded. For the league, Universidad de Chile won 17 points out of 30 possible points, after 4 wins, 5 draws and 1 loss in the last 10 home matches. The most recurrent result at half‑time in their home league matches was the 0‑0 (5 out of 13 matches). They have conceded the first goal in 10 of their 27 matches for this competition, and have only turned the score around in 2.
Universidad de Chile fights for one of the places in the Copa Sudamericana and needs to beat a direct opponent. Playing at home, the team should seek control of the game's actions, with strong marking and intensity in the midfield. In addition, they need to attack with strength and speed to be able to infiltrate the opposing defense and score the goal.
Analysis of Palestino
The away team is currently in the 6th position of the league, with 40 points won, after 11 wins, 7 draws and 10 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied in an away match against Universidad Concepción, by (1‑1). In the last match, they tied in a home match against Unión Española, by (2‑2). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 3 wins, 4 draws and 8 losses in away matches, with 13 goals scored and 20 conceded; against 7 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses at their stadium, with 25 goals scored and 20 conceded. In the last 10 away league matches Palestino has a record of 2 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses, so they have won 8 points out of 30 possible. In their away league matches the most frequent result at half‑time was the 0‑0 (7 out of 13 matches). Defensive consistency hasn’t been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their away matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 9 of the last 13 matches for this competition have ended with Under 2,5 goals. In 28 matches for this competition, they have conceded the first goal 16 times and have only turned the score around in 3. In the last 13 away matches for this competition there are 2 periods that stand out: they have scored 5 of their 11 goals between minutes (76'‑90') and 5 of their 11 goals between (46'‑60').
The Palestinian hasn't lost a match in eight match and tries to win away from home to enter the fight for one of the places in the Copa Libertadores de América. With the Chilean Championship reaching its final stretch, scoring at the rival's home is essential, so the team cannot just be defending itself and must try to impose itself on the field.
U. de Chile knows that even at home they will not find an easy time, so they will have to perform well. Visitors want to surprise, so they shouldn't just defend themselves on the pitch. This should be an agitated match, therefore, we will bet that both teams score goals.
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