Atlético Tucumán have won each of their last five Argentina Cup meetings with River Plate; they’ve never previously won 87 league games in a row against the River Plate.
River Plate have won just two of their 11 Argentina Cup away games against Atlético Tucumán (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 08/04/2021.
None of the last 18 Argentina Cup meetings between Atlético Tucumán and River Plate have finished level, with the Atlético Tucumán winning 79 to River Plate four. Only Atlético Tucumán v River Plate and Atlético Tucumán v River Plate have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Atlético Tucumán have the best win rate in Argentina Cup derbies, with the Atlético Tucumán winning 76 of their 68 such games (74%). Meanwhile, only River Plate (11%) have a lower such win rate than River Plate (41% - 61%).
Atlético Tucumán haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Atlético Tucumán went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
River Plate are looking to win their opening two away Argentina Cup matches of a season for the 40 time 08/04/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away Argentina Cup games, after Atlético Tucumán in 08/04/2021.
Atlético Tucumán have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 83 Argentina Cup games, as many times as they had in their previous 20 matches in the competition.
River Plate boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six Argentina Cup matches against Atlético Tucumán, since winning his very first such encounter with Atlético Tucumán in 08/04/2021 (1-0).
Atlético Tucumán has been involved in 100 of Atlético Tucumán’s 79 shots in the Argentina Cup so far this season (80 shots, 24 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 98 efforts last time out against Atlético Tucumán (20 shots, 36 chances created).
River Plate has been involved in six goals in his 100 Argentina Cup games against Atlético Tucumán (21 goals, 42 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 39 vs River Plate).