Independiente vs River Plate Live Score and Live Stream


Independiente played River Plate at the Liga Profesional, Round 2 of Argentina on August 7. The match kicked off 20:30 UTC. River Plate won 0-1.

Matias Suarez scored the first and only goal on the 90th minute of the game.

Independiente (also known as Indenpendiente) and River Plate (commonly referred to as River) meet again a year after the Liga Profesional Round 2 match which ended in a draw 1-1. Independiente are approaching this clash after a victory over Colon in Liga Profesional Round 2 on August 2.

River Plate, on the other hand, are preparing for the match after a loss against Sarmiento in Liga Profesional Round 2 on July 31.

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Live Streaming

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Independiente - River Plate in real time.

Independiente kicked off the game with Milton Alvarez, Lucas Rodriguez, Juan Insaurralde, Sergio Barreto, Alex Vigo, Tomas Agustin Pozzo who got substituted by Rodrigo Marquez on the 71st minute, Alan Sonora who got substituted by Lucas Gonzalez on the 83rd minute, Lucas Romero, Damian Batallini who got substituted by Juan Cazares on the 86th minute, Leandro Benegas and Leandro Fernandez who got substituted by Gabriel Hachen on the 82nd minute as starters, with Sebastian Sosa, Edgar Elizalde, Joaquin Laso, Javier Patricio Ostachuk, Juan Cazares, Justo DAngelo, Lucas Gonzalez, Gabriel Hachen, Santiago Agustin Ayala Rodriguez, Rodrigo Marquez, Julian Alberto Romero and Javier Nicolas Vallejo on the bench.

River Plate's starting eleven were Franco Armani, Elias Gomez, Pablo Solari, Emanuel Mammana, Milton Casco, Enzo Perez who got substituted by Bruno Zuculini on the 25th minute, Ezequiel Barco who got substituted by Matias Suarez on the 76th minute, Rodrigo German Aliendro who got substituted by Nicolas De La Cruz on the 59th minute, Agustin Palavecino, Paulo Diaz and Lucas Beltran who got substituted by Miguel Angel Borja on the 59th minute, with Ezequiel Ignacio Centurion, Leandro Gonzalez, Marcelo Andres Herrera Mansilla Barrios, Jonathan Maidana, Javier Pinola, Nicolas De La Cruz, Juan Quintero, Bruno Zuculini, Miguel Angel Borja, Santiago Simon and Matias Suarez on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card 3 times throughout the game. Pablo Solari, Franco Armani and Juan Cazares were the ones to receive it.


Explore stats from Independiente vs River Plate on ScoreBat - we are updating the numbers on this page every second of the game.

  • Ball Possession: 47 - 53
  • Total Attempts: 11 - 20
  • Shots On Target: 3 - 4
  • Saves: 4 - 4
  • Corners: 2 - 6
  • Fouls: 8 - 7
  • Free Kicks: 8 - 11
  • Throw-Ins: 19 - 24


Independiente and River Plate have met 5 times since October 2018. Independiente have won once, 1 match ended in a draw while River Plate have won 3 times. The most recent match between them took place on September 6, 2021 at the Liga Profesional, Round 2 of Argentina which ended in a draw - 1-1. Independiente have scored 5 goals in these 5 head-to-head matches in total while River Plate have scored 9. So, overall, River Plate have a better head-to-head record against Independiente in their recent history.

Independiente have won 3 of their 13 matches in Liga Profesional, Round 2, drawing 3 and having 7 defeats this season. They have scored 12 goals - 0.92 per match, conceding 16 - 1.23 per match. River Plate have won 6 of their 13 matches in Liga Profesional, Round 2, drawing 3 and having 4 defeats this season. They have scored 21 goals - 1.62 per match, conceding 13 - 1.00 per match.

Recent Form

Independiente have won Colon in their previous match while River Plate have lost to Sarmiento in their previous match. Overall, Independiente have won 9 of their last 20 matches, losing 8 and drawing 3, while River Plate have won 9 of their last 20 matches, losing 6 and drawing 5.

Independiente have won once (0-3 against Colon on 2nd of August), lost 4 times (0-1 against Tucuman on 24th of July, 2-1 against Defensa y Justicia on 20th of July, 1-0 against Racing on 10th of July and 1-3 against Platense on 5th of July) and drew once (0-0 against Rosario Central on 16th of July) in their most recent 6 matches.

River Plate have won 3 times (0-3 against Aldosivi on 24th of July, 1-0 against Gimnasia La Plata on 22nd of July and 0-3 against Barracas Central on 14th of July), lost twice (1-2 against Sarmiento on 31st of July and 0-2 against Godoy Cruz on 10th of July) and drew once (2-2 against Velez Sarsfield on 17th of July) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • River Plate have scored two or more goals in their previous 4 away matches.
  • Independiente have gone 3 consecutive matches without a draw.
  • River Plate haven't played a draw in their previous 3 matches.

Live Standings

As always, Argentina Liga Profesional, Round 2's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Independiente are the 25th in the table with 12 points after 13 matches, while River Plate are the 5th with 21 points in 13 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Independiente and River Plate in real time. You can watch the goal by Matias Suarez as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Independiente - River Plate are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. Full Time
    Match ends. Independiente 0, River Plate 1.
  2. 90 + 2'
    Juan Cazares is shown the yellow card.
  3. 90 + 2'
    0 - 1
    Matias Suarez scores for River Plate.
  4. 86'
    Substitution for Independiente. Juan Cazares replaces Damian Batallini
  5. 83'
    Substitution for Independiente. Lucas Gonzalez replaces Alan Sonora
  6. 82'
    Substitution for Independiente. Gabriel Hachen replaces Leandro Fernandez
  7. 76'
    Substitution for River Plate. Matias Suarez replaces Ezequiel Barco
  8. 71'
    Substitution for Independiente. Rodrigo Marquez replaces Tomas Agustin Pozzo
  9. 63'
    Franco Armani is shown the yellow card.
  10. 59'
    Substitution for River Plate. Nicolas De La Cruz replaces Rodrigo German Aliendro
  11. 59'
    Substitution for River Plate. Miguel Angel Borja replaces Lucas Beltran
  12. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  13. Half Time - 0 : 0
    First half ends.
  14. 30'
    Pablo Solari is shown the yellow card.
  15. 25'
    Substitution for River Plate. Bruno Zuculini replaces Enzo Perez
  16. Kick-off
    First half begins