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Champions League: FC Porto vs Royal Antwerp – Betting preview

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Ace Football team offers the Champions League round 4 match preview for FC Porto and Royal Antwerp who meet up on Tuesday. The pre-match analysis includes the latest fixture stats and facts and a free betting tip for our readers.

Royal Antwerp take a trip to Estadio do Dragao on Tuesday to play against FC Porto in the Champions League.

FC Porto have piled up six points from the first three matches played. This puts them at number 2 in the Group H table, with Royal Antwerp having six points less to show off. This qualifies the latter to rank as number 4.


Team form: FC Porto vs Royal Antwerp

FC Porto Form

FC Porto hope to get back to winning ways after first beating Royal Antwerp by 1-4, before winning 0-2 against Vizela. The streak ended in a recent 0-1 defeat against Estoril. In their last six Champions League home matches, FC Porto have two wins, while they’ve drawn one and lost three. They scored five and conceded nine goals.

Royal Antwerp Form

Royal Antwerp suffered a couple of disappointments in their last three matches as they were run over by FC Porto in a 1-4 defeat. Club Bruges also proved too hard to handle as they won 2-1, before Royal Antwerp were able to strike back in a 3-2 win against Genk. Royal Antwerp managed to win just once in their past six away games in the Champions League. On top of winning once they also drew zero as well as losing one, while scoring six times and letting in two.

Betting facts for FC Porto and Royal Antwerp

Here are some interesting betting-relevant stats and facts. They take into account matches that FC Porto and Royal Antwerp played across all tournaments.

  • FC Porto have not lost 15 of the last 17 home matches
  • In 12 of the last 14 FC Porto matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • FC Porto have scored in 13 of the last 15 home matches
  • FC Porto have not lost 10 of the last 12 matches
  • In 9 of the last 11 FC Porto home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In the last 4 Royal Antwerp matches the sum of goals was over 4.5
  • In the last 4 matches in a row Royal Antwerp played, both teams scored
  • In the last 4 Royal Antwerp matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
  • Royal Antwerp have lost 3 of the last 4 matches and the sum of goals was over 4.5
  • In the last 4 Royal Antwerp matches the sum of goals was over 2.5

Players on top: FC Porto vs Royal Antwerp

No clear picture has emerged yet as to which players will dominate the scoring charts for FC Porto and Royal Antwerp in this current Champions League season. However, we have listed some of their possible goalscorers in their upcoming match.

Full-time result

Estadio do Dragao saw four wins for FC Porto in their last 10 here across all tournaments. They also drew three and lost three, while Royal Antwerp won three of their 10 most recent outings on their travels, whilst drawing three and losing four.

Both teams to score

Both teams have scored in the last seven Royal Antwerp games. FC Porto have been ready from the outset, scoring the opening goal no less than seven times in their previous 10 outings. Royal Antwerp scored the first goal of the game in five of their last 10 games.

Total goals

In FC Porto’s last ten games, there have been over 2.5 goals in three of them. They managed to average 1.5 goals per match across all tournaments. Betting on over 2.5 goals in the last ten Royal Antwerp matches would have returned some winnings in seven of them. Royal Antwerp managed to score an average of 1.7 times goals per game. Royal Antwerp conceded a goal in their last 7 matches.

Suggested bet: FC Porto vs Royal Antwerp

To summarize, the upcoming Champions League clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the stats and facts for FC Porto vs Royal Antwerp mentioned in this article, we are offering a free betting tip below.

FC Porto vs Royal Antwerp: Who wins the game?