Arouca – Oliveirense : Preview & Prediction
Arouca and UD Oliveirense meet at the Arouca Municipal Stadium in Arouca in a match for the 19th round of the Portuguese second division.
The history of clashes between the two teams reveals great balance: in the last 6 matches played, both teams won 1 win and 4 draws. It is important to note that Arouca won the last home game against this opponent.
Analysis of Arouca
The Arouca team comes to this game with a 2-2 draw against Nacional, adding in this way the second game followed without winning the competition. We remember that the local team aim to return to the Portuguese first division. At this moment the team arouquense occupies 9ª position of the championship, with 26 points, due to there are 7 victories, 5 ties and 6 defeats.
In the 8 matches played in the home the team led by Miguel Leal scored on average 1.25 goals and suffered an average of 0.38 goals per game, thus demonstrating great competence in the defensive sector. It is important to note that 75% of these games ended with less than two goals on the board.
In addition, Arouca opened the scoring in 5 of the 8 games in this condition, and in all these games won in the late 90 ‘. The best period of the home team in their stadium, is in the second half, when they scored 7 goals and conceded only 2 goals. Nuno Valente is one of the best finishers of Arouca with 3 goals scored.
Analysis of UD Oliveirense
The team from UD Oliveirense comes to this game with a 2-2 draw against Feirense, advancing in this way to the final-four of the League Cup. In the last game for the championship, the visitors tied 1-1 in front of Leixões. It is important to note that UD Oliveirense’s men are in 14th place in the championship with 22 points.
Watching the 8 games away from home it is possible to notice that the team commanded by Pedro Miguel scored on average 0.5 goals and suffered an average of 0.75 goals per game, demonstrating several difficulties in attack, however, quality in the defensive sector. It is observed that 88% of these games finished with less than two goals in the scoreboard.
The worst period of visitors away from home, is between the 16 ‘and 30’ game, when they suffered 2 goals and did not score any goal. It is verified that UD Oliveirense opened the scoring in only 2 opportunities, being that in all these games won in the late 90 ‘. Ricardo Tavares is the best finisher of the visiting team with 3 goals scored.
Arouca – Oliveirense : Betting Tips
Arouca – Win Odds: 1.75
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70