Palmeiras will play Cerro Porteno in the CONMEBOL Libertadores 2022 at the Allianz Park in São Paulo, Brazil on Thursday, July 7. The match will start at 3:45 AM IST (Indian Standard Time).
Palmeiras are coming into the game on the back of a 2-0 defeat to Club Athletico Paranaense. Palmeiras are currently on the top of the table with 27 points in Brazilian Serie A comprising eight wins, two losses, and five draws in 15 games.
Cerro Porteno are coming off a 1-0 win over Tacuary in the Paraguayan Primera Division. Rafael Florentin of Tacuary scored an own goal helping the visiting side register a win. Cerro Porteno is second on the table in the Paraguayan Primera Division with 16 wins, four losses, and two draws in 22 games.
Palmeiras vs Cerro Porteno CONMEBOL Libertadores 2022 odds
Parimatch odds: Palmeiras: 1.30, Cerro Porteno: 9.45, Draw: 5.40
Bet365 odds: Palmeiras: 1.28, Cerro Porteno: 9.50, Draw: 5.75
Betway odds: Palmeiras: 1.30 , Cerro Porteno: 9.00, Draw: 5.50
10CRIC odds: Palmeiras: 1.32, Cerro Porteno: 8.67, Draw: 5.33
Note: Odds are subject to change. Please visit betting sites to check and confirm the latest odds.
Palmeiras vs Cerro Porteno head-to-head
Palmeiras and Cerro Porteno have faced each other seven times in CONMEBOL Libertadores. Both teams won two games against each other while three games were drawn.
Palmeiras beat Cerro Porteno 3-0 in the first leg of the CONMEBOL Libertadores 2022 quarterfinal.
Palmeiras vs Cerro Porteno probable starting lineups
Palmeiras: Weverton de Silva Souza (goalkeeper), Mayke de Oliveira, Gustavo Gomez, Luan Garcia, Jorge Wagner, Gabreil Menino, Jose Rafael, Breno Lopes, Gustavo Scarpa, Rony Silva, Rafael Navarro.
Cerro Porteno: Jean Fernandes (goalkeeper), William Riveros, Damien Bobadilla, Alex Duarte, Juan Patino, Claudio Aquino, Rafael Carrascal, Robert Piris Da Motta, Leonardo Rivas, Fernando Romero, Marcelo Martins Moreno.
Palmeiras vs Cerro Porteno CONMEBOL Libertadores 2022 top picks and players to watch
Palmeiras: Rony Silva will be the top pick from the hosts. In six matches in CONMEBOL Libertadores this season, Silva has scored five goals. He scored a brace in the first leg. The 27-year-old has scored seven goals in 15 games in the Brazilian Serie A this season.
Cerro Porteno: Fernando Romero will be the top pick from Cerro Porteno. He has scored two goals in six games in CONMEBOL Libertadores 2022. Romero has also scored two goals in 12 games this year in Paraguayan Primera Division.
Palmeiras vs Cerro Porteno CONMEBOL Libertadores 2022 prediction
Palmeiras are overwhelming favourites to win against Cerro Porteno. The home team is atop the points table in the Brazilian Serie A and also secured an easy win in the first leg.
Cerro Porteno have won two games out seven against Palmeiras. The visitors are unlikely to find a way to come back into this tie.