Braga vs Porto Prediction & Match Preview

Sporting Braga vs Porto
Portugal – Primeira Liga
Date: Sunday, 7 February 2021
Kick-off at 20:45 UK/ 21:45 CET
Venue: Estádio Municipal de Braga.

These two are amongst the best teams in the Portuguese top flight at the moment. They are placed second and third in the table, and are actively chasing the toppers Sporting, who impressively have a game in hand.

As such, a win is a must this Sunday at the Estádio Municipal de Braga for either of these squads, and with in-form offenses on both sides of the pitch, chances are high for the encounter to turn into a high-scoring affair.

Braga vs Porto: Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Five of the past six overall clashes had goals from both teams.
  • Five of the last seven meetings had three or more goals.
  • The hosts have failed to score just twice at this venue in the former twelve encounters here.
  • The past ten wins at this ground were evenly split into five each for either squad.

Braga vs Porto Prediction

The Archbishops are on a four-match winning run, and had also won 12 of their preceding 15 fixtures. They had scored two or more goals in 11 of their past 15 games.

At home, they are on a terrifying ten-match winning run, and have lost just once here since June of 2020.

In the process, they had scored two or more goals in eight of their previous nine appearances at this venue.

On the other hand, their opposite number had scored two or more goals in 12 of their former 16 fixtures, and had gone on a ten-game winning run during the stretch as well.

In addition, majority of h2h clashes over the years had goals in plenty.

Analyzing these factors, it’s evident that both these teams have stupendous offenses. On top of that, they are furiously chasing Sporting for the top-most spot as well.

As such, it’s very likely that the match-up will be a goal-fest.

Braga vs Porto: Betting Tips

  • Both Teams to Score @ 1.60 (3/5)
  • Over 2.5 Match Goals @ 1.80 (4/5).