Rio Ave VS Moreirense ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Rio Ave vs Moreirense
Rio Ave and Moreirense face each other at Rio Ave Futebol Clube Stadium in a match for the 14th round of the Primera Liga. At this stage, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the away team, which has 2 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss in the last 4 games. However, the last time they faced in this stadium was 12-03-2017, in a game for the First League, that ended the victory of Rio Ave by (3-2). The goals of the match were scored by Gil Dias (28 ‘), Rafa (44’) and Guedes (54 ‘) for Rio Ave and Alex (38’) and Roberto (62 ‘) for Moreirense. The home factor may have an influence on the final result, although this is a meeting between 6th and 17th classified, in fact this is a game between the 10th place in home games and the 13th as a visitor.
Rio Ave Team News
After 6 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses, the home team is in 6th place, having won 20 points. In the last game, he won the Tondela away for (1-3), after having lost (0-1) at home in a game against Guimarães. This is a team little affected by the house factor, since it has achieved similar results at home and abroad. For the championship, Rio Ave had 10 points in 21 chances, after 3 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses in the last 7 games that played in his stadium. The team conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition, so they have not been very strong defensively. In 13 games in this event, he suffered the first goal 5 times and never managed to return to the result.
Rio Ave vs Moreirense Stats
Rio Ave starts this game with a triumph in the Tondela field, 1-3, returning in this way to the triumphs for the Portuguese championship: Pelé, Ribeiro and Guedes made the team’s goals. Typically, Miguel Cardoso draws the team in 4-2-3-1 benefiting possession and organized attacks: Guedes is usually the most advanced man in the village-condense scheme. In addition, this player is Rio Ave’s top scorer with 4 goals scored. It seems that the manager of the house still does not have the injured Eliseu Cassama.
Moreirense Team News
After 1 win, 5 draws and 7 losses, the visiting team is in 17th place, having won 8 points. In the last game, they drew with Marítimo at home for (1-1), after having lost in the previous game in a game against Boavista, for (1-0). This is a team affected by the home factor, having won 4 points as a visitor and 6 in their stadium, with 3 goals scored and 7 goals conceded at home, against 5 goals scored and 14 conceded. In the last 7 away games for the championship Moreirense has 1 victory, 1 draw and 5 defeats, so he has won 4 points in 21 chances.
In this competition, he has lost the last 4 games as a visitor and has not won any of the last 8 games he has played. The team conceded goals to their opponents in 9 of the last 10 games for this competition, so they have not been very strong defensively. This is a team that scores a few times first: it only opened the scoring in 3 of its last 13 matches for the Primera Liga, 3 of these reached the interval in a 2-point lead and won in the 90’s in 1. In 13 matches in this competition , suffered the first goal 9 times and never managed to return to the result.
Moreirense starts for this day with a draw to a ball in front of the Marítimo, adding in this way the eighth game followed without winning in the Portuguese championship: the only goal was scored by Tozé. In this game against Rio Ave visitors should opt for a more cautious strategy, coming out to attack through counterattacks, exploring in the best way the successive defensive failures of the opponent. Rafael Costa is one of the players that deserves attention in Moreirense, being this the best scorer with 2 goals signed. For this game coach Sergio Vieira can not use Belkaroui, punished, in addition to Drame and Ença Fati, these by injury.