Deportivo Riestra v Barracas Central
Argentina Prim B Metropolitana
Riestra showed signs of slowing down in last 6 rounds (2 wins, 2 draws and 2 defeats), which saw them losing touch with top 2 sides. Also lost 4 of previous 6 matches vs. Barracas (1 win and 1 draw).
Barracas with 15 wins and 2 draws in last 17 rounds not simply established at top of the table, but already with a 7-point lead over nearest pursuers. Just 1 defeat in 29 rounds (20 wins and 8 draws).
Betting market is shifting on Barracas Central. Probable reason: Team form and head to head statistics.
AZ Alkmaar II v PSV Eindhoven II
Netherlands Eerste Divisie
AZ II with just 1 defeat in last 5 rounds (1 win and 3 draws) and defending has improved vastly in last 2 months. Kramer (def 23/0) suspended. Also have 7 of best players away on international duty, amongst them Schendelaar (gk 23/0), Reijnders (mid 28/6) and Goudmijn (mid 23/1).
PSV II just 2 wins in last 5 rounds (1 draw and 2 defeats). Main issues all season have been in defence – currently on run of just 1 clean sheet in last 14 rounds. Missing Osch (gk 15/0) and Romero (att 9/3). Also 8 others away on international duty, amongst them Teze (def 16/3), Aboukhlal (att 17/4), Gakpo (att 10/9) and Piroe (att 21/10).
There are some market moves against PSV Eindhoven II. Probable reason: Team form and recent performance.