Moreirense vs Santa Clara Predictions and Match Preview

Moreirense vs Santa Clara
Portugal – Primeira Liga
Date: Sunday, 9th December 2018
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/ 16.00 CET
Venue: Parque Joaquim de Almeida Freitas (Moreira de Conegos).

Two mid-table teams lock horns in this exciting tie of the Portuguese Primeira Liga. The match is scheduled for Sunday, and Moreirense plays hosts to Santa Clara.

Moreirense occupies the eighth spot after securing 16 points from their 11 games. Their record reads five wins, one draw, and five losses. The team managed to score just 11 goals and conceded 16 in return.

Santa Clara is the tenth team in league standings. They have posted 14 points on the board against their name. The team has a goal difference of just zero after scoring and conceding 19 goals each.

Moreirense lost their last game, on the road, against Braga. The final scoreline was 2-0 in favor of the hosts. Both the goals came early, in the first half itself. Eduardo and Paulinho scored the goals for the hosts.

Santa Clara lost at home in their last match-day against Belenenses. The final scoreline was 2-3 in favor of the visitors. Santa Clara had managed to score the first goal, but Belenenses held on and scored three in return. The hosts were gifted a goal by Belenenses’s Santos in the 80th minute and they tried their level best for an equalizer, but couldn’t find one.

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

  • Eight of the last nine h2h wins are in the name of the home teams.
  • Moreirense has recorded six wins against Santa Clara and has lost only three.
  • Moreirense has won five of their last six matches.
  • Santa Clara has lost all four of their last four games.
  • Moreirense has won seven of their last 11 home matches.
  • Santa Clara is winless in 16 of their last 25 games on the road.
  • Moreirense holds a 100% unbeaten record against Santa Clara at this stadium.

Moreirense vs Santa Clara Prediction

The home team looks the favorites to win this tie. They hold a 100% unbeaten record against Santa Clara at this stadium. Also, eight of the last nine h2h wins belong to the home teams.

Moreirense has won five of their last six matches. They have also won seven of their last 11 home matches.

Santa Clara, on the other hand, is going through a losing run of four games. They are also winless in 16 of their last 25 matches on the road.

Moreirense has scored in nine of their last 11 home matches. Santa Clara has done so in 13 of their last 15 matches on the road.

Moreirense vs Santa Clara Betting Tips

  • Moreirense: Draw No Bet @ 1.40 (2/5)
  • Both Teams to Score: YES @ 1.90 (9/10).

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