FC Porto – Portimonense : Preview & Prediction
FC Porto and Portimonense are in the Estádio do Dragão, this Friday night, at 20:30, in the game to count for the 16-round of the Portuguese Cup. It is the return of the competition after the stop to the commitments of the national teams, being in question a vacancy in the last 16 of the Portuguese Football Queen. In the previous round, the Blues and Whites, who are the isolated leaders of the NOS League, moved the Lusitano de Évora, from the district, with a 0-6 win without a hitch, in a match played at Estádio do Restelo in Lisbon. The Algarve, led by the experienced Vítor Oliveira, suffered to eliminate Moura from the Portuguese Championship (third tier) in the Alentejo, only to play in penalties, after a null at the end of the 120 minutes. FC Porto and Portimonense have already faced this season, also in Estádio do Dragão, for Liga NOS, with the commanders of Sérgio Conceição winning by expressive 5-2. Will the blue and white team enforce again the law of the strongest, moving forward to the next stage of the second competition of the Portuguese calendar, or will the Algarve training capable of a surprise? A duel to follow with particular attention.
The two teams met at the end of September and the result was 5-2 for FC Porto.
In three of the last four games of the Algarve there were more than 2.5 goals.
In seven of the nine matches of FC Porto as a local there were more than 2.5 goals.
Portimonense conceded 15 goals in seven away games.
In seven of the last ten matches of FC Porto there were more than 2.5 goals.
Conclusion Porto – Portimonense
FC Porto will try to resolve the match as soon as possible and we expect the trend to be the same as the recent meeting between the two teams for the NOS League, with the blues and whites always close to the goal of the Algarve and these seek to split the intentions offensive We expect to meet more than 2.5 goals.
FC Porto – Portimonense : Betting Tips
FC Porto – Win Odds: 1.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 2.00
Over 3.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70