🌎 Copa Libertadores betting: Three picks for Thursday's round of 16 clashes as Defensa must attack Flamengo
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🌎 Copa Libertadores betting: Three picks for Thursday's round of 16 clashes as Defensa must attack Flamengo

Futaa's betting team has selected three picks for Thursday's early morning action in the Copa Libertadores round of 16.

Let's get right into it.

🧠 Recommended bets:

  • ✅ Palmeiras win & over 1.5 goals vs Catolica
  • ✅ Under 2.5 goals in Argentinos Juniors vs River Plate
  • ✅ BTTS in Flamengo vs Defensa y Justicia

Use our booking code A2E1611 on betPawa to auto-fill your slip with these three picks. Read more for our previews: 

🏟 Palmeiras vs Universidad Catolica

Defending Copa Libertadores champions Palmeiras delivered a smash and grab 1-0 win against Catolica, making them odds on to make it to the quarter-finals. The sign of a good side is one that wins despite not being at their best, and that is true of Palmeiras in the first leg of this tie. 

📲 Latest Palmeiras vs Universidad Catolica markets

🏟 Argentinos Juniors vs River Plate

The first-leg ended 1-1 and another attritional, tightly-contested match is expected between these Argentinian rivals. Amazingly, four of River Plate's last five matches on the road have ended all square, and all five of them have featured under 2.5 goals. 

📲 Latest Argentinos Juniors vs River Plate markets

🏟 Flamengo vs Defensa y Justicia

Last year's Copa Sudamericana winners head to Brazil hoping to overturn a 1-0 defeat against the current market favourites Flamengo. Defensa y Justicia scored in every away match in their group which was one of the toughest this year, including a 4-3 triumph against current holders Palmeiras on their own patch. Defensa will take the view that attack is the best form of defence here. 

📲 Latest Flamengo vs Defensa y Justicia markets

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