Universitario played Melgar at the Primera Division, Apertura of Peru on February 18. The match kicked off 01:00 UTC. Universitario won 2-0.
Diego Dorregaray scored the first goal from the penalty spot on the 61st minute of the game followed by a goal from Jose Rivera who made the final score 2-0.
Universitario (also known as U. de Deportes or Universitario de Deportes) and Melgar (commonly referred to as FBC Melgar) meet again 7 months after the Primera Division Clausura match which Universitario won 0-1. Universitario are having a solid run at the moment winning their matches against Alianza Lima, Grau and Carlos Manucci extending their unbeaten streak to 15 matches. They have been defending decently lately having 3 consecutive clean sheets.
Melgar are going into the fixture after playing a draw against Aurora on February 15 extending their unbeaten streak to 2 matches. They have been conceding goals for 3 consecutive away matches now which puts additional psychological pressure on the team.
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Universitario kicked off the game with Sebastian Britos, Matias Ezequiel Di Benedetto, Williams Riveros, Aldo Corzo, Segundo Portocarrero who got substituted by Nelson Cabanillas on the 90th minute, Jairo Concha who got substituted by Horacio Calcaterra on the 74th minute, Jorge Murrugarra, Christopher Gonzales who got substituted by Martin Perez Guedes on the 66th minute, Andy Polo, Edison Flores who got substituted by Yuriel Celi on the 90th minute and Diego Dorregaray who got substituted by Jose Rivera on the 66th minute as starters, with Diego Romero, Piero Estefano Guzman, Marco Antonio Saravia, Nelson Cabanillas, Horacio Calcaterra, Yuriel Celi, Martin Perez Guedes, Jose Rivera and Christopher Olivares on the bench.
Melgar's starting eleven were Carlos Caceda, Lucas Diarte who got substituted by Sebastian Cavero on the 51st minute, Leonel Gonzalez, Matias Lazo, Leonel Ezequiel Galeano, Elias Alejandro Ramos who got substituted by Tomas Martinez on the 62nd minute, Cristian Bordacahar, Walter Tandazo who got substituted by Alexis Arias on the 74th minute, Jean Archimbaud who got substituted by Pablo Lavandeira on the 74th minute, Kenji Giovanni Cabrera who got substituted by Brian Blando on the 63rd minute and Bernardo Cuesta, with Ricardo Farro, Paolo Reyna, Alexis Arias, Sebastian Cavero, Gian Garca, Pablo Lavandeira, Tomas Martinez, Kevin Sandoval and Brian Blando on the bench.
Referee showed the yellow card 6 times throughout the game. Elias Alejandro Ramos, Williams Riveros, Leonel Ezequiel Galeano, Jean Archimbaud, Bernardo Cuesta and Jorge Murrugarra were the ones to receive it.
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Universitario and Melgar have met 5 times since October 2021. Universitario have won 3 times, 1 match ended in a draw while Melgar have won once. The most recent match between them took place on August 6, 2023 at the Primera Division, Clausura of Peru where Universitario won 0-1. Universitario have scored 5 goals in these 5 head-to-head matches in total while Melgar have scored 4. So, overall, Universitario have a better head-to-head record against Melgar in their recent history.
Universitario have won 4 of their 5 matches in Primera Division, Apertura, drawing 1 and having 0 defeats this season. They have scored 8 goals - 1.60 per match, conceding 0 - 0.00 per match. Melgar have won 2 of their 5 matches in Primera Division, Apertura, drawing 0 and having 3 defeats this season. They have scored 7 goals - 1.40 per match, conceding 9 - 1.80 per match.
Universitario are on a winning streak - they have won Alianza Lima, Grau and Carlos Manucci in their previous 3 matches while Melgar have played a draw with Aurora in their previous match. Overall, Universitario have won 11 of their last 20 matches, losing 2 and drawing 7, while Melgar have won 10 of their last 20 matches, losing 5 and drawing 5.
Universitario have won 4 times (0-1 against Alianza Lima on 11th of February, 1-0 against Grau on 4th of February, 0-4 against Carlos Manucci on 28th of January and 0-2 against Alianza Lima on 9th of November) and drew twice (1-1 against Coquimbo Unido on 21st of January and 1-1 against Atletico Nacional on 14th of January) in their most recent 6 matches.
Melgar have won once (1-0 against Alianza Atletico on 10th of February), lost 3 times (1-0 against Aurora on 8th of February, 3-2 against Univ. Cesar Vallejo on 3rd of February and 2-3 against Cusco on 27th of January) and drew twice (1-1 against Aurora on 15th of February and 1-1 against Bolivar on 20th of January) in their most recent 6 matches.
As always, Peru Primera Division, Apertura's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Universitario are the 3rd in the table with 13 points after 5 matches, while Melgar are the 12th with 6 points in 5 matches.
We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Universitario and Melgar in real time. You can watch the goals by Diego Dorregaray and Jose Rivera 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 Universitario - Melgar are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.