Chaves – Aves : Preview & Prediction
Chaves and Sport Birds play in the Municipal Stadium Eng. Manuel Branco Teixeira, in a duel of the 17th round of Liga Sagres. At this stage, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which has 3 wins in the last 3 games. In fact, the last time they faced in this stage was in 02-12-2015, in a game by Liga Vitalis that finished with the victory of the Chaves by (2-1). The goals of the match were scored by Sandro Lima (60 ‘) and João Mário (82’) for Chaves and Alexandre Guedes (54 ‘) for Desportivo Aves. Although this is a game between 8º and 16º of the overall classification, it is actually a game between the 13th place in home games and the 10th as a visitor.
After 6 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses, the home team is in 8th place, having won 22 points. In the last match, he won the Marítimo away by (1-2), after in the previous game to have tied at home, in a game against Rio Ave, for (1-1). This is a team that normally achieves more positive results as a visitor than at home, having won 13 points, scoring 10 goals and conceding 14 and 9 points in the game with 9 goals scored and 7 goals conceded. In the last 7 home games for the championship, Chaves recorded 2 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses, having won 9 points out of 21.
In this competition, you do not lose in your stadium there are 5 matches. His attack has marked regularly, since he managed to achieve in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition. In his home games there is a tendency to few goals, since 31 of his last 43 matches finished with Less than 2.5 goals. In 16 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 9 games in which he conceded the first goal. There are 1 periods in the last eight home games in all competitions: he scored 4 of his 9 goals in the minutes (61’-75 ‘).
The Chaves confirmed the excellent moment that crosses the season, when beating the Marítimo, away from home, by 1-2. We remember that the local team has not lost for six consecutive games, having won four victories in that period of time. Despite having had difficulties in winning victories in his stadium, we emphasize that the Chaves record only two defeats, precisely, in the first two games in that condition.
Due to this excellent phase, coach Luís Castro should not make big changes in the tactical system, that is, he should keep the team in 4-3-3 benefiting the organization of his defensive system and the counterattacks on the sides: Davidson is a very fast and expert player in driving the ball to the attack. On the other hand, Platiny begins to be featured in this team, having scored 3 goals in 7 games played in the championship. For this game the coach of the house has in doubt Thiago Galvão and Filipe Melo, both with physical problems.
Analysis of Sporty Birds
After 3 wins, 4 draws and 9 losses, the visiting team is in 16th place, having won 13 points. In the last match, he lost to Moreirense at home (1-2), having lost in a previous game against Estoril (3-2). This is a team that normally achieves more positive results as a visitor than at home, having won 8 and 5 away in their stadium, with 6 goals scored and 15 goals conceded at home, against 9 goals scored and 10 conceded. In the last 7 away games, Desportivo Aves recorded 2 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses, having won 8 points in 21 chances. In the matches played outside the league, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 0-0, which occurred in 3 of his 9 matches. The team has conceded goals in 7 of their last 10 games, so they have not shown great defensive solidity, but their attack has scored regularly, as they managed to achieve in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition. This is a team that scored few times first and only managed to open the scoring in 4 of their last 16 games in the Liga Sagres, of those 4 reached the break in advantage in 1 and won in the late 90 ‘in 2. In 16 games in this competition, only achieved 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 11 games in which he suffered the first goal.
The team of Desportivo Aves has experienced some difficulties in the Portuguese championship, the usual for a team that has risen this season, and currently occupies the bottom of the standings. We emphasize that the team comes to this round unmotivated, having lost at home against Moreirense by 1-2. Away from home, the visiting team does not perform very badly, having won 8 points in 7 games played.
In this away game, coach Lito Vidigal must keep his team in 4-3-3 privileging the defensive organization and the long balls for the attack. It is worth noting that the offensive Salvador Agra is the top scorer of Desportivo Aves with 3 goals scored.
Chaves – Aves : Betting Tips
Chaves – Win Odds: 1.95
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70