Maritimo vs Santa Clara Prediction & Match Preview

Maritimo vs Santa Clara Portuguese Primeira Liga Predictions by LeagueLane

Maritimo vs Santa Clara
Portugal – Primeira Liga
Date: Monday, 8 February 2021
Kick-off at 19:00 UK/ 20:00 CET
Venue: Estadio dos Barreiros (Funchal).

Maritimo is on a two-game losing streak in the campaign. The host has only one win in their last five fixtures in the league, following a 1-0 loss on the road against Guimaraes. Their only win was against the team sitting at the ultimate bottom of the table.

With their unbeaten streak in the league for the past three clashes, Santa Clara poses a huge threat to the home team prior to the upcoming match. They dropped points thrice in the last five fixtures, including the 1-1 draw on the road with Farense last time out in their schedule.

Maritimo vs Santa Clara Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Only one of their last seven meetings has ended in a draw.
  • The host has recorded four of the last five overall wins.
  • Both teams have scored in only one of their last five fixtures.
  • Their previous encounter gave a 2-0 home win for Santa Clara.
  • The host has lost none of their six clashes at home since 1999.
  • The guest has scored only twice in their six visits (3 goals).

Maritimo vs Santa Clara Prediction

The match is sizing to be in favor of the away team in full-time. Santa Clara has won their last two games in the league. On the other side, Maritimo has only one win in the last five attempts and that too was against the bottom-dweller on the table.

Expect a couple of goals in the clash as the favorites have averaged 1.22 goals in their league outings this season until now. In the meantime, the host enjoys the ground advantage, but their scoring average at home is 0.71 in the campaign.

Regarding the current form of both teams, we can expect a low-scoring affair in ninety minutes. The tip for over 1.5 goals will probably serve the purpose in the match. Besides, the draw no bet over Santa Clara will probably be the best bet for the punters in the encounter.

Maritimo vs Santa Clara Betting tips

  • Over 1.5 goals @ 1.50 odd
  • Draw no bet: Santa Clara @ 2.00 odd.