Standard Liege vs Vitoria Guimaraes
Date: Thursday, 19 September 2019
Kick-off at 17:55 UK / 18:55 CET
Venue: Stade Maurice Dufrasne (Liège).
Standard Liege will be hosting Vitoria Guimaraes in their opening match of the group stages in the new season of the Europa League. The host was third in the Belgium First Division Jupiler League 2018-19 with 15 wins and 7 losses from 30 matches.
Vitoria Guimaraes was at the fifth place in the Portuguese Primeira Liga in the last season. They were lucky to qualify to the Europa League with goal difference advantage over Moreirense. The Conquerors encountered 15 wins and 12 losses from 34 matches in the league.
The match will be an encore of attacking sides and the Belgian outlooks will have to utilize their home advantage to win the game.
Standard Liege vs Vitoria Guimaraes Head-to-head (h2h)
The teams have not faced each other for the past twenty years.
Standard Liege vs Vitoria Guimaraes Prediction
The host has been undefeated at home in the last four home games. Alongside that, the Reds have scored at least two goals in the last five home matches in major competitions. Moreover, Guimaraes has not registered a win in the last three away games.
The Reds has scored four goals in two of the last three home matches. Such as that, they have at least won either one half in the last three away matches. Also, they have lost only two games in the last five matches.
Besides that, the Conquerors have only four wins from the past twelve away games in their schedule. Along with that, they have two wins from the last five games and are winless in the last three away matches.
Hence, the match will be mostly dominated by the host in the ninety minutes.
Standard Liege vs Vitoria Guimaraes Betting tips
To win either half: Standard Liege @ 1.50 (1/2)
Draw no bet: Standard Liege @ 1.40 (2/5).