Sporting CP vs Santa Clara
Portugal – Primeira Liga
Date: Friday, 10 July 2020
Kick-off at 19:15 UK/ 20:15 CET
Venue: Estadio Jose Alvalade (Lisbon).
Sporting will eye for securing their Europa League spot in the league table this season. Santa Clara is on a losing streak and probably on the way to extend it to a three-game streak.
Sporting CP vs Santa Clara Match preview
Sporting Lisbon is going well after recording no league defeat in seven matches and scored over 2 goals in five of the matches in that sequence.
They shared the spoils in their previous encounter on the road with Moreirense in a goalless encounter.
The host has 11 wins in their 15 home matches in the league and is on a five-game winning streak in their home record this season.
Santa Clara has won only one of the last five matches in the campaign and hasn’t scored in their recent two fixtures in their schedule.
Their previous encounter was at home and lost the clash to Maritimo with a 0-1 scoreline.
With a mixed form on the road and having won only one of their recent five tours, the visitor is likely to fall behind the home team in the encounter.
Sporting CP vs Santa Clara Head-to-head (h2h)
- The host is unbeaten in all their clashes since 1999.
- Sporting is on a six-game winning streak in the league.
- Their previous encounter gave a 0-4 away win for Sporting.
- Both teams have scored in two of the recent five fixtures.
Sporting CP vs Santa Clara Prediction
Sporting has the home ground advantage in the game with 18 points lead over the visitors in the league table. Besides, the host is on an unbeaten run in the league, unlike the visitors are with two consecutive losses in their schedule.
Santa Clara has a poor away form in the league to test the host in the match. The home win in full-time with 1.60 odds will be the best bet in the clash for the punters. The tip for over 1.5 goals at 1.40 will also be a suitable option for the punters considering their scoring average in the campaign.
Sporting CP vs Santa Clara Betting tips
Sporting CP to win @ 1.60 (3/5).
Over 1.5 goals @ 1.40 (2/5).