Sporting Lisbon
Sporting Lisbon
Rio Ave
Rio Ave
2021-01-15 18:30:00
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Full-Time Result Prediction
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Sporting Lisbon to Win

Sporting Lisbon will be hosting away team Rio Ave at Estádio José Alvalade in the Primeira Liga meeting on Friday.

All Sporting Lisbon v Rio Ave game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below - along with the latest match odds.

Over/Under 2.5 Goals Prediction
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Over 2.5

📏 Form Guide

Sporting Lisbon
Sporting Lisbon
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Sporting Lisbon will be looking for a repeat result of a 0-2 Primeira Liga victory vs Nacional.

In that match, Sporting Lisbon had 58% possession and 24 attempts on goal with 5 on target. For Sporting Lisbon, the scorers were Nuno Santos (43') and Jovane Cabral (90'). On the other side, Nacional had 6 shots on goal with 1 of them on target.

Their more recent scorelines really do illustrate the point that it has been a great time for the Sporting Lisbon defence. Sportinguistas have been stingy, resulting in the total number of goals that have gone in at their end over the course of their past 6 outings standing at 4.

Taking a look at their past results, Sporting Lisbon:

  • have not won against Rio Ave in their previous 2 league games.
  • are undefeated in their last 15 league matches at home. What a fantastic run.

Rio Ave
Rio Ave
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Rio Ave head into the game following a 3-0 Primeira Liga win with the eclipse of Portimonense in their last fixture.

In that game, Rio Ave had 40% possession and 16 attempts at goal with 7 of them on target. For Rio Ave, the scorers were Pelé (51'), Ryotaro Meshino (54') and Carlos Mané (78'). Portimonense had 13 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target.

The trend of at least one team not managing to score in games featuring Rio Ave has become fairly consistent in recent matches. Checking on their last six meetings reveals that it’s happened 5 times. During those clashes, their opponents have hit a goal total of 10 and Rio Grande have scored 4. We shall soon find out whether or not that trend will end up being sustained here.

Heading into this fixture, Rio Ave haven’t won away from home in the past 4 matches in the league.

👥 Head to head

Checking on their most recent head-to-head meetings going back to 27/10/2017 shows us that Sporting Lisbon have won 4 of them & Rio Ave 1, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 1.

A combined sum of 17 goals were produced between them in this period, with 12 of them from Sportinguistas and 5 for Rio Grande . This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.83.

The last league encounter between these clubs was Primeira Liga match day 21 on 15/02/2020 and the score finished Rio Ave 1-1 Sporting Lisbon.

On that day, Rio Ave had 54% possession and 15 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. Their only player to score was Lucas Piazón (2').

For their opponents, Sporting Lisbon had 7 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. Jovane Cabral (84') was the scorer.

The referee was Fábio Veríssimo.

🗞️ Team News: Sporting Lisbon

Andraz Sporar (Corona virus), Luiz Phellype (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Luís Neto (Corona virus) and Nuno Mendes (Corona virus) are unavailable for Sporting gaffer Rúben Amorim.

📰 Team News: Rio Ave

Thanks to a mainly available group, there is only a single fitness issue for the Rio Ave gaffer Mário Silva to be concerned with. Junio (Fibula Fracture) won’t be playing here.

💭 Prediction

It’s looking like Rio Ave will surely find it tough to find the net against a Sporting Lisbon lineup who look likely to fashion the chances to find the net multiple times while not conceding.

We’re going for a very comprehensive 3-0 winning margin for Sporting Lisbon by the conclusion of the match.

Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.

Lucas Pereira, 00:11 13/01/2021

Correct Score Prediction
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3-0

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Sporting Lisbon

⚽️ Team Focus:
Sporting Lisbon

Formed: 1906
Stadium: Estádio José Alvalade (50,095)
Captain: Sebastián Coates
Chairman: Frederico Varandas
Manager: Rúben Amorim
Competitions: Primeira Liga position 1, Europa League Qualifiers (Play-Offs)

⭐ Key Player: Nuno Santos

Typically played in the Right Wing position, Nuno Santos was born in Trofa, Portugal. After making a first senior appearance for Benfica in the 2015 - 2016 season, the talented Forward has struck 4 league goals in this Primeira Liga 2020 - 2021 season to date coming from a total of 13 appearances.

Rio Ave 2020-02-15 20:30:00 1 - 1 Sporting CP
Sporting CP 2019-08-31 18:00:00 2 - 3 Rio Ave
Sporting CP 2019-04-07 19:00:00 3 - 0 Rio Ave
Rio Ave 2018-12-03 20:15:00 1 - 3 Sporting CP
Sporting CP 2018-03-18 20:15:00 2 - 0 Rio Ave
Rio Ave 2017-10-27 20:00:00 0 - 1 Sporting CP
Pos Team Pld W D L +/- Pts Form
1
Sporting Lisbon
Sporting Lisbon Sporting
13 11 2 0 22 35 DWWWW
2
Porto
Porto Porto
13 10 1 2 19 31 WWWWW
3
Benfica
Benfica Benfica
13 10 1 2 15 31 WWWDW
4
Braga
Braga Braga
13 9 0 4 10 27 LWWLW
5
Paços de Ferreira
Paços de Ferreira Paços
13 6 4 3 5 22 LDDWW
6
Vitória Guimarães
Vitória Guimarães Guimarães
12 6 2 4 3 20 WWWLD
7
Santa Clara
Santa Clara Santa Clara
13 4 3 6 -4 15 WLLDD
8
Marítimo
Marítimo Marítimo
13 4 2 7 -3 14 LWWDL
9
Rio Ave
Rio Ave Rio Ave
13 3 5 5 -6 14 DLLLW
10
Moreirense
Moreirense Moreirense
13 3 5 5 -5 14 DDWLD
11
Nacional
Nacional Nacional
12 3 4 5 -4 13 LLLWL
12
Gil Vicente
Gil Vicente Gil Vicente
13 3 4 6 -5 13 DLWDL
13
Farense
Farense Farense
13 3 3 7 -4 12 WLDLW
14
Belenenses
Belenenses Belenenses
13 2 6 5 -5 12 WLLDL
15
Tondela
Tondela Tondela
13 3 3 7 -12 12 LDLWL
16
Famalicão
Famalicão Famalicão
13 2 5 6 -10 11 DDLLL
17
Boavista
Boavista Boavista
13 1 8 4 -8 11 DDLDD
18
Portimonense
Portimonense Portimonense
13 3 2 8 -8 11 LDLWL
Sporting CP 2021-01-15 18:30:00 1 - 1 Rio Ave
Nacional 2021-01-08 18:00:00 0 - 2 Sporting CP
Sporting CP 2021-01-02 18:00:00 2 - 0 SC Braga
Belenenses 2020-12-27 20:00:00 1 - 2 Sporting CP
Sporting CP 2020-12-19 20:30:00 1 - 0 Farense
Famalicão 2020-12-05 18:00:00 2 - 2 Sporting CP
Sporting CP 2021-01-15 18:30:00 1 - 1 Rio Ave
Rio Ave 2021-01-08 19:00:00 3 - 0 Portimonense
Paços de Ferreira 2021-01-03 19:00:00 2 - 0 Rio Ave
Rio Ave 2020-12-28 18:45:00 1 - 3 Marítimo
SC Braga 2020-12-22 20:15:00 3 - 0 Rio Ave
Rio Ave 2020-12-06 17:30:00 0 - 0 Boavista
Sporting CP 2021-01-02 00:00:00 2 - 0 SC Braga
Sporting CP 2020-12-19 00:00:00 1 - 0 Farense
Sporting CP 2020-11-28 00:00:00 2 - 1 Moreirense
Sporting CP 2020-11-01 00:00:00 4 - 0 Tondela
Sporting CP 2020-10-28 00:00:00 3 - 1 Gil Vicente
Sporting CP 2020-10-17 00:00:00 2 - 2 FC Porto
Paços de Ferreira 2021-01-03 00:00:00 2 - 0 Rio Ave
SC Braga 2020-12-22 00:00:00 3 - 0 Rio Ave
Gil Vicente 2020-11-29 00:00:00 2 - 0 Rio Ave
Belenenses 2020-11-06 00:00:00 0 - 0 Rio Ave
Farense 2020-10-25 00:00:00 0 - 1 Rio Ave
Famalicão 2020-10-04 00:00:00 1 - 1 Rio Ave
Goals scored 2.3
Goals conceded 0.7
Time first goal scored 48
Time first goal conceded 38
Yellow cards 3.5
Red cards 0
Subs used 4.2
Biggest victory 4-0
Biggest defeat null
Goals scored 0.4
Goals conceded 1.3
Time first goal scored 63
Time first goal conceded 38
Yellow cards 1.3
Red cards 0
Subs used 4.3
Biggest victory 1-0
Biggest defeat 3-0
Pedro Gonçalves 11
Nuno Santos 4
Jovane Cabral 3
Andraž Šporar 3
Pedro Porro 2
Carlos Mané 2
Lucas Piazón 2
Ryotaro Meshino 2
Aderllan Santos 1
Diego Lopes 1
Sporting CP 2021-01-15 18:30:00 Rio Ave
Boavista 2021-01-24 16:00:00 Sporting CP
Sporting CP 2021-01-31 16:00:00 Benfica
Marítimo 2021-02-03 16:00:00 Sporting CP
Gil Vicente 2021-02-07 16:00:00 Sporting CP
Sporting CP 2021-02-14 16:00:00 Paços de Ferreira
Sporting CP 2021-02-21 16:00:00 Portimonense
FC Porto 2021-02-28 16:00:00 Sporting CP
Sporting CP 2021-03-07 16:00:00 Santa Clara
Tondela 2021-03-14 16:00:00 Sporting CP
Sporting CP 2021-01-15 18:30:00 Rio Ave
Rio Ave 2021-01-24 16:00:00 Santa Clara
FC Porto 2021-01-31 16:00:00 Rio Ave
Rio Ave 2021-02-03 16:00:00 Nacional
Rio Ave 2021-02-07 16:00:00 Tondela
Vitória Guimarães 2021-02-14 16:00:00 Rio Ave
Rio Ave 2021-02-21 16:00:00 Famalicão
Benfica 2021-02-28 16:00:00 Rio Ave
Rio Ave 2021-03-07 16:00:00 Farense
Moreirense 2021-03-14 16:00:00 Rio Ave

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