Belenenses vs Setubal
Portuguese Primeira Liga
Date: Sunday, 22 January 2017
Kick-off at 18:00 UK/ 19:00 CET
Venue: Estádio do Restelo, Lisbon.
Belenenses has finally managed to put a halt to their three match losing streak in the league with a 1-0 win against Rio Ave last weekend. This has been the story of their season so far. They had went on with unbeaten runs of 5 and 4 matches during this campaign. But they were all followed by sets of two 3 match losing streaks. They might have restored some confidence with the latest win and another unbeaten streak in very much on the cards. The team is positioned at 12th in the standings with 20 points and are 8 points above the relegation zone.
Setubal defeated Nacional 1-0 last weekend to pick up their third straight league win at home. Meanwhile their away form has been terrible as they lost in all of their previous three matches. Moreover, they has tasted victory only once in matches away from home this season. They are two positions above Belenenses in the league table and have a 2 point cushion.
Belenenses vs Setubal: Head-to-head stats
Setubal won 2-0 when they welcomed Belenenses home for the reverse fixture of the current campaign. This was the first time in 10 matches that a home team has won in meetings between the two. The teams share 3 wins each with 4 matches ending in draws.
At home, Belenenses are without a win in 5 matches against Setubal with 2 defeats and 3 draws.
Belenenses vs Setubal: Prediction
It seems like Belenenses are the confident of the two teams. Setubal have so far failed to produce results on a consistent basis in the current campaign and are coming on the back of three consecutive away losses. Belenenses has just ended their three match losing run and will be looking to carry on the momentum on Sunday night.
Belenenses vs Setubal: Bet Tips
FT – Belenenses to win at 11/10 (2.10)
Under 2.5 Goals at 6/11 (1.53).