FC Porto vs Portimonense Predictions and Match Preview

FC Porto vs Portimonense
Portugal – Primeira Liga
Date: Friday, 7th December 2018
Kick-off at 20.30 UK/ 21.30 CET
Venue: Estádio do Dragão (Porto).

The best team in the Primeira Liga hosts a side hanging around in the mid-table. It’s FC Porto vs Portimonense. The match is scheduled to take place on Friday.

Portimonense occupies the 11th spot on the table after posting 14 points from their 11 games. They won four matches, drew two and lost five. The team managed to score 15 goals and conceded 20 in return.

FC Porto is the topper of the Primeira Liga. They have recorded 27 points against their name on the board. Their record reads nine wins, zero draws and two losses. Porto scored 22 goals and conceded a league-record six in return, at this point of the season.

Portimonense scored a great victory at home last weekend against Tondela. The final scoreline was 3-2 in favor of the hosts. Even when the visitors threatened the home defense with an equalizer, Portimonense figured out a way to deal with the incessant pressure.

Porto took part in a great win in their last match-day. The opponents were Boavista, and Porto was on the road. The game look poised to end in a draw even late into the injury time. But Hernani had other plans for the potential champions of the league. He scored the winner for his team in the 95th minute.

FC Porto vs Portimonense Head-to-head (h2h)

  • The team from Porto has 100% winning record against Portimonense, in competitive matches.
  • Porto is on a ten-game winning streak.
  • Portimonense is winless in ten of their last 14 ties.
  • Porto is on an eight-match winning streak at home and has lost only three of their last 25 attempts at home. One was a friendly, and another one was a Champions League match against Liverpool.
  • Portimonense has lost five of their last six games on the road.

FC Porto vs Portimonense Prediction

The hosts are the absolute favorites for this match-up. They hold a 100% winning record against this opponent in competitive matches.

Porto is the topper of the league, and they are the potential champions for the end of the season. They have conceded just six goals so far in their campaign, which is the least of the total 18 teams in the league.

Porto is the only team in the league who have kept conceded goals to single digits. The team also has the highest goal difference in the Primeira Liga.

The side is on a ten-match winning streak, and at home, they have lost only three of their last 25 ties.

Porto will win the match and both the halves. The winning margin will be more than one.

FC Porto vs Portimonense Betting Tips

  • Half Time/ Full Time: FC Porto/ FC Porto @ 1.60 (3/5)
  • EH (-1 for FC Porto); FC Porto to win @ 1.50 (1/2).