Vitoria de Setubal vs Estoril Praia
Portuguese Primeira Liga
Date: Friday, 9th December 2016
Kick-off at 20:30 UK
Venue: Estádio do Bonfim, Setubal.
Vitoria de Setubal lost 2-0 to Sporting away from home last weekend and the result was no means a surprise. But as we approach the half way line in the Portuguese Primeira Liga 2016/17 season, Setubal are still struggling to find their feat in the competition. They were only been able to win 3 games from their 12 so far this season and are 14th in the league with 13 points, just 4 points above from automatic relegation zone.
Estoril on the other hand were held to a draw at home by Belenenses on matchday 12 and are currently 9th in the league. But they are a much improved side in recent weeks and are currently unbeaten in the last 4. The Canarinhos haven’t lost in their last 3 away games as well, picking 2 wins and a draw.
Setubal vs Estoril: Head-to-head stats
- Setubal won the corresponding league fixture last season by a 1-0 margin, while Estoril had their revenge in the return leg with a thumping 3-0 win.
- Estoril have won in 3 of the last 4 league meetings against Setubal, losing once.
- Estoril have only won once in the last 7 away matches against Setubal in al competitions, while they drew 3 and lost 3.
- Both teams have scored in 5 of the last 7 home matches of Setubal against Estoril.
Setubal vs Estoril: Prediction
Vitoria de Setubal are a team in need of a complete turnaround in form. They have been inconsistent all way through the season, which has dent their chances to stay at a safe distance from the relegation zone. They are without a win in their last four home matches with a draw and 3 defeats.
Estoril have shown in recent weeks that they won’t be intimidated by anyone. They confidence and morale is improving with each match and they have found a knack of scoring goals at crucial moments. But they are yet to taste ample success in away trips to Estádio do Bonfim.
Predicted Full-Time Correct Score in the league match between Setubal and Estoril is a 1-1 draw at the odd of 11/2 (6.50).
Setubal vs Estoril: Bet Tips
Double Chance: Draw or Estoril at 1.83 (5/6)
Both Teams to Score at 9/8 (2.12).