Betting. Colombia vs Uruguay [11.10.16] : having passed the equator[ 09.10.16 ]
2018 FIFA World Cup, qualification
Bet: Colombia Win and Over 2.5 Goals
Despite sports betting predictions Uruguay national football team is currently on the top 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification standings of CONMEBOL zone. In nine games Los Charrúas gained six victories, once drew alongside two defeats. So Uruguayans was beaten in Argentina 0-1 and as strange as it is in Ecuador 1-2. All the others mighty rivals like Colombia, Chile and Paraguay were outplayed in Montevideo. That’s why bets say that Óscar Tabárez team isn’t good enough to take points in away matches. But we must admit that Uruguay managed to drew 1-1 in Brazil.
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At the same time Colombia national football team can’t find its ravishing style which was shown in 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. Los Cafeteros failed two Copa Americas in a row but in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification they succeeded in secure fourth place after the tournament passed the equator. Thus choosing bets you must know that José Pékerman side lost to all main teams such Argentina, Brazil and Uruguay drawing with Chile. However as betting experts said La Tricolor overcame all underdogs in CONMEBOL zone.
It is widely known and bets confirm that in South American football home factor is very important one. Therefore Uruguay won all five home matches with a total score 14-0 without conceded a single goal. But it must be admitted that Los Charrúas hosted all their main rivals like Colombia, Chile and Paraguay that’s why away games with them will be determinant for the trip to Russia. Óscar Tabárez may be happy that his star-strikers Luis Suárez and Edinson Cavani are in good mood but main defenders José María Giménez and Maxi Pereira aren’t available due to injury. At the same time betting experts predicts that Colombia may improve its situation because host in Barranquilla Chile, Paraguay, Brazil and Uruguay. Los Cafeteros lineup is almost complete except its captain James Rodríguez.
It is clear why bookmakers name Colombians as favorites: Colombia – 2.15; Draw – 3.25; Uruguay – 3.50. First of all Los Cafeteros are playing at home and it’s their serious trump. And José Pékerman side won four home games out of five in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification campaign. So Uruguay can only reckon on “Double Chance: Uruguay Or Draw” (1.61). There is a huge probability that “Both Teams To Score” (1.91) can go through. For risky player we can advise “Colombia Win and Over 2.5 Goals” (3.40).