Rio Ave vs Estoril Predictions and Free Tips from our expert tipsters when the teams go head-to-head in the Liga Portugal on Monday, 13 February 2023.
Estoril have been struggling to find a spot which is well clear from the relegation zone. At the 14th position, they lost around half of the games and are going through a dreadful form of late.
Their Monday’s opposition Rio Ave are having an inconsistent form in the league lately. The team is currently positioned at 12th position, two spots above Rio Ave.
Rio Ave vs Estoril Head-to-head Stats
Rio Ave won three of the past five head to head matches against Estoril. The reverse fixture ended in a 2-2 draw.
At this venue, both teams won three apiece in the past six encounters. Four of those six matches had goals from both ends.
Who will win the match between Rio Ave vs Estoril?
Rio Ave was unbeaten in four of the past six home matches. They are in need of a win as the past two home matches had finished in a defeat for them. Meanwhile, Estoril lost the past four road trips in a row.
Going on, Rio Ave was unbeaten in four of the past five h2h matches against Estoril. Therefore, we expect a win for Rio Ave on Sunday.
How many goals will be scored in the match?
These two teams have recorded the least number of high-scoring matches this season. More than 70% of the matches played by them had goals under 2.5 ft. Thus, we don’t expect this match to have goals over 2.5 ft.
Will Both teams score in the match?
Estoril failed to score in the past three road trips in a row. On the other side, Rio Ave have managed to seal a clean sheet in three of the past six home matches. Therefore, we don’t expect goals from both teams here.
Rio Ave vs Estoril Prediction
Rio Ave’s form in both league fixtures and h2h tradition forces us to back them to seal a win here. We like to place Rio Ave to seal a win at 2.15 odds as the main tip.
For the second tip, we like to place the under 2.5 goals 1.65 odds considering the goal trend of these two teams.