River vs Defensa: where to watch the game on TV, live stream, lineups and forecast for the Professional League 2023
We have already played 20 dates in the Argentine Professional Football League (LPF) in 2023, and although the marathon tournament will only culminate in August with matchday 27, there are teams that are beginning to take shape to win the championship, with a River Plate that marks the way
Martín Demichelis’s River continues to be the sole leader of the tournament: they have 44 points thanks to the recent victory against Banfield, 4-1, and they also have one game less, since the one they were playing against Defensa y Justicia was suspended for the death of a fan in the stadium.
“Millo” and “Halcón” will catch up, where the locals will have the chance to take seven points from their immediate pursuer, Talleres de Córdoba. Next, the preview of the commitment will last 65 minutes.
In which stadium is the River Defense played?
Date: Saturday, June 17
Location: Núñez, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Stadium: Mas Monumental
Schedule: 9 pm in Argentina, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay, 8 pm in Bolivia and Venezuela, and 7 pm in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru.
Referee: Fernando Rapallini
How can you see the River Defense?
In Argentina, the remaining 65 minutes of the match between River and Defense can be seen on ESPN Premium. To obtain it, you must buy the Soccer Pack.
What is the latest River news?
Demichelis will have the absence of Robert Rojas for his call to the Paraguayan national team. The Chilean Paulo Díaz will replace him and share the rear with Leandro González Pírez. It is not ruled out that Milton Casco returns to the left side for Elías Gómez, and that Enzo Pérez returns.
What is the latest defense news?
Vaccari’s “Halcón” comes from a very good victory against Belgrano, where he had no injuries or suspensions, so the DT could repeat the XI.
River: Franco Armani; Andres Herrera, Paulo Diaz, Leandro Gonzalez Perez, Elijah Gomez or Milton Helmet; Nicholas De la Cruz, Rodrigo Aliendro, Ezequiel Ship; Nacho Fernandez; Pablo Solari or Enzo Perez and Lucas Beltran.
Defense: Unsaid; St. Anna’s, Columbus, Cardona, Soto; Gutierrez, Lopez, Alanis, Barbona, Togni; N. Fernandez.
It will be a very even match and River will have a hard time getting it out. It will be a 1-1 draw, with Unsain appearing.