FC Porto VS Tondela BETTING TIPS (17.02.2017)
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR FC Porto VS Tondela
Porto and Tondela are fighting at Estádio Do Dragão in a game for the 22nd round of the Primera Liga. In the last direct confrontation for this edition of the league, on 18-09-2016, the two teams drew (0-0). The record of recent direct clashes between the two teams could not be more balanced as there was 1 draw and 1 win for each team of the last 3 times they met. Special attention is needed for the home / away condition, as both teams present significantly different results in their home and away games.
The home team is currently in 2nd place with 50 points, after 15 wins, 5 draws and 1 loss. In the penultimate game, won at home against Sporting by (2-1). In the latter, he won out against Guimarães by (0-2). This is a stronger team when you play in your stadium, because in the last 30 games you have 6 wins, 6 draws and 3 losses as a visitor; Against 11 wins and 4 draws in his stadium. For the championship, the Porto won 28 points in 30 possible, after 9 wins and 1 draw in the last 10 games played in his stadium.
In this competition, he has won the last 6 games at home and has not lost any of the last 11 he has played at home. His attack has scored regularly, as he has managed to make it 9 out of the last 10 games for this competition. In their home games for this competition there is a tendency for goals to be scored, as 8 in 11 have finished with over 2.5 goals in the scoreboard.
FC Porto have an excellent period in this Portuguese championship and at the moment it registers the fantastic series of 18 consecutive games without proving the taste of the defeat in the competition. Recall that on the last day the blues and whites won away from home Vitória de Guimarães by 0-2: the goals were scored by Francisco Soares and Diogo Jota. In this game in your territory coach Nuno Espírito Santo should opt for a very offensive strategy, with a high middle block, exploiting in the best way the defensive fragilities of his opponent. André Silva is the great goal scorer of FC Porto with 12 goals scored, however, we highlight the effectiveness of the Brazilian Francisco Soares. Watching the games played at home it is possible to notice that the housekeepers present enormous quality in the two sectors, having scored on average 2.27 goals and suffered on average 0.64 goals per game. It seems that there are no absences to register for this meeting.
The visiting team is currently in 17th place with 14 points, after 3 wins, 5 draws and 13 losses. In the penultimate game, tied off against the Belenenses by (0-0). In the last game, lost at home against Feirense by (0-1). This is a stronger team when you play in your stadium, because in the last 30 games you have 2 wins, 3 draws and 10 losses as a visitor; Against 5 wins, 5 draws and 5 losses in his stadium. In the last 10 away games for the championship Tondela has 2 draws and 8 defeats, so he has won 2 points out of 30.
For this competition, you have not won any of the last 11 games outside of your stadium. In his league games as a visitor, the most frequent result at half-time was 0-0 (5 out of 11 matches). Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. There is a tendency for goals to be scored in their away games, as 10 of their last 11 meetings for this competition have finished with over 1.5 goals. This is a team that scores only a few times first: it only opened the scoring in 5 of its last 21 Premier League games, of which 5 reached the break in lead 4 and won at the end of the 90 ‘in 2. In 21 matches in this competition , Suffered the first goal 14 times and only managed 1 turnaround.
The Tondela team arrives at this game with a defeat at home against Feirense, by 0-1, adding in this way the sixth snub in the last ten games played. It is important to emphasize that the Tondelian set is the red lantern of the Portuguese championship. In this game away from home is expected that the commander Pepa play in the usual 4-3-3, however, privileging the defensive organization and the long balls for the attack. Wagner is the best scorer of the outfit with 4 goals scored, but continues to recover from injury. At this moment Tondela has the worst record away from home: 3 points in 11 games played. The good news for this game is the return of experienced midfielder Fernando Ferreira after recovering from injury.