Portimonense take on visiting team Paços de Ferreira at Estadio Municipal de Portimão in this Primeira Liga match on Monday.
All Portimonense v Paços de Ferreira match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below (plus the best game odds).
Portimonense will be looking for another win after a 2-0 Primeira Liga triumph over Desportivo Aves.
In that match, Portimonense managed 57% possession and 13 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. For Portimonense, the goalscorers were Willyan Rocha (62') and Dener Clemente (89'). For their opponents, Desportivo Aves got 10 attempts at goal with 3 on target.
Paulo Sérgio's Portimonense have hit the back of the net a sum total of 7 times in their preceding six outings. The tally of goals that have been scored against them in those games amounts to 6.
Paços de Ferreira
In their last game, Paços de Ferreira drew 3-3 in the Primeira Liga match with Gil Vicente.
In that game, Paços de Ferreira managed 48% possession and 13 shots at goal with 7 on target. For Paços de Ferreira, goals were scored by Maracás (10'), Douglas Tanque (29') and Matchoi Djaló (48'). At the other end, Gil Vicente had 11 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. Rodrigão (16'), Bozhidar Kraev (21') and Lourency (66') scored for Gil Vicente.
The numbers tell their own story, and Paços de Ferreira have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 13 goals in total. Defensively, Os Castores just haven’t been too solid at all.
Head to head
Looking at their past head-to-head clashes going back to 29/08/2010 tells us that Portimonense have won 1 of these games and Paços de Ferreira 2, with the number of drawn matches standing at 3.
In all, 14 goals were scored between the two sides throughout the course of those matches, with 7 from Portimonense and 7 coming from Os Castores. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.33.
The last league clash featuring the two was Primeira Liga match day 33 on 20/07/2020 when it ended Paços de Ferreira 2-1 Portimonense.
In that match, Paços de Ferreira had 40% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 2 on target. The goals were scored by Bruno Santos (7'), Marcelo (17' Own goal) and Denilson Junior (41').
On the other side, Portimonense got 9 shots on goal with 3 on target.
The referee was João Pinheiro.
Team News: Portimonense
Portimonense manager Paulo Sérgio has zero fitness worries at all coming into this match thanks to a completely injury-free squad available to select from.
Team News: Paços de Ferreira
Due to a completely healthy group available for selection, Paços de Ferreira manager Pedro Pêpa has no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this match.
We feel that Paços de Ferreira could find themselves up against it to score goals against this Portimonense team who we reckon should end up scoring and staying ahead.
We’ve gone for a highly competitive game with a 1-0 winning margin for Portimonense at the end of the 90 minutes.
Should be an interesting one.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estadio Municipal de Portimão (6,000)
Captain: Jadson Silva de Morais
Chairman: José da Rocha
Manager: Paulo Sérgio