The Copa Chile moves forward and the university derby, Universidad Católica vs Universidad de Chile, will define who advances to the semifinals. The match started on Wednesday 28 in Valparaíso, but was suspended due to a flare that fell on one of the players and ended up causing him acute acoustic trauma. Universidad Católica will have to take full advantage of this new opportunity.
At JefeBet we present our analysis, predictions and other information on the clash between these two Chilean soccer clubs, U. Católica vs U. de Chile.
Predictions, Odds and Betting Preview for the Universidad Católica vs Universidad de Chile Copa Chile Quarterfinals Game on October 13, 2022.
- Where: El Teniente Stadium, Rancagua, Chile
- When: Thursday, October 13, 2022, 17:30 (GMT-5)
- Moneyline: U. Católica (-182) / Tie (+245) / U. de Chile (+420)
- Over/Under (2.5): Over (-102), Under (-125).
- Both teams score: Yes (-105) / No (-133).
U. Católica Preview
U. Católica lost the first match of the series by an adjusted 1-0 scoreline, but it registered more possession throughout the game. A mistake by their goalkeeper was enough for Cristian Palacios to find the ball and score a great goal.
For this U. Católica vs U. de Chile, the home team will have to close their back lines and prevent the opponent’s pressure to avoid making this kind of mistakes. In the Chilean First Division, the team coached by Ariel Holan is in seventh place with 38 points, the result of 11 wins, 5 draws and 10 defeats.
Possible lineup: Matías Dituro; Mauricio Isla, Branco Ampuero, Gary Kagelmacher, Alfonso Parot, Ignacio Saavedra, José Fuenzalida, Luciano Aued, Gonzalo Tapia, Fernando Zampedri, Fabián Orellana.
U. de Chile Preview
U. de Chile was the one who struck first in these quarterfinals. The Santiago team was able to take advantage of its opportunity and won in front of its own fans with an accurate goal by Cristian Palacios. This U. Católica vs U. de Chile will be an opportunity to seal the victory, counting on their of their goalkeeper, who is back after the painful accident in Valparaíso.
In the First Division, La U has not been as fortunate, as it occupies the 13th place with only 29 points from 8 wins, 5 draws and 14 defeats. The team coached by Sebastián Miranda must give it all in this match, as it is the only Tournament where they are still alive.
Possible lineup: Martín Parra; Yonathan Andía, Nery Domínguez, Luis Casanova, José Castro; Emmanuel Ojeda, Israel Poblete, Luis F. Gallegos, Lucas Assadi; Cristian Palacios, Junior Fernandes.
For this U. Católica vs U. de Chile, against all odds, we believe that the winner will be the visitor. The one who strikes will have an advantage, and after the incident of the last encounter there will surely be a thirst of revenge on the part of the santiagueños.
Their willing to succeed in this competition may be enough to survive the atmosphere generated by the local fans.
Prediction: U. de Chile wins 1-0.