Our betting experts preview the Liga Portugal match between Vizela and Sporting CP and offer team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
Vizela will be taking on visiting team Sporting CP at Estadio do Futebol Clube de Vizela in a Liga Portugal tie on Friday.
Tulipa’s men sit up in 11th place in the league standings with 40 points to their account after 33 games, 31 points fewer than the fourth-placed Sporting CP.
Vizela vs Sporting CP Preview
In their last three matches, Vizela lost 3-0 against Vitoria de Guimaraes and drew 0-0 with Famalicao, before losing to Maritimo by 1-0. Tulipa’s men just have a single home win to show for their efforts in the past six Liga Portugal matches at the Estadio do Futebol Clube de Vizela. They also drew two and lost three of these six encounters, in which they scored five and conceded ten goals.
Sporting CP Form
Sporting CP claimed seven points from their last nine available, as they won by 0-4 and 2-1 against Pacos de Ferreira and Maritimo, respectively. Last time out, Benfica ended up stealing a point in a 2-2 draw. The Lions picked up five wins from a possible six on their recent travels in the Liga Portugal, scoring 14 and conceding five goals. They also drew once but remained without defeat.
Vizela vs Sporting CP Stats
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Vizela and Sporting CP. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- In 13 of the last 15 Vizela matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Vizela have not won the last 6 matches in a row
- Vizela have lost 4 of the last 5 matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- Vizela have not won 6 of the last 7 home matches
- Vizela have lost 4 of the last 5 matches
- Sporting CP have not lost 20 of the last 22 matches
- Sporting CP have scored in 20 of the last 22 matches
- Sporting CP have not lost 13 of the last 15 away matches
- Sporting CP have won 9 of the last 11 away matches
- In the last 4 Sporting CP matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
Vizela vs Sporting CP – Players in Form
Having scored just once lately in Liga Portugal, Osama Rashid will be eager to hit the target again, and the upcoming game presents an opportunity to step up. Sporting CP hope Trincao can inflict some damage on their upcoming opponents by adding to his tally of two goals in his last three Liga Portugal games.
Vizela vs Sporting CP Betting Tips
Estadio do Futebol Clube de Vizela witnessed Vizela winning four of their 10 latest matches across all tournaments here. They drew three and lost three in this run. Sporting CP won seven of their previous 10 games away, drew two and lost one. The Lions struck a rich vein of form some weeks ago, as they are now without defeat in nothing less than 13 matches in a row. They haven’t lost any of their last 8 away games either.
Both teams to score
Amazingly, Vizela scored the first goal of the match in just two out of the last ten games at home. Sporting CP scored the opening goal in six of the last ten games. Vizela have failed to score in 3 consecutive games.
Over 2.5 goals was a winning bet in four of Vizela’s past ten matches across all tournaments. They scored 0.7 goals on average along the way. Over 2.5 goals appeared in five of the last ten matches that Sporting CP played across all tournaments. They scored 1.8 times on average in the process.
Match predictions: Vizela vs Sporting CP
To sum up, the upcoming match between Vizela and Sporting CP seems to be a good betting opportunity.