Vitoria Guimaraes vs Santa Clara
Portugal – Primeira Liga
Date: Sunday, 11th November 2018
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/ 16.00 CET
Venue: Estádio D. Afonso Henriques (Guimarães).
Two mid-table teams from the Portuguese Primeira Liga go against each other in the tenth round fixtures, this Sunday at the Estadio Afoso. Sixth-placed Guimaraes hosts eighth-placed Santa Clara.
Guimaraes played a tough draw against Boavista last weekend, on the road. The game ended goalless even though several chances were created. The home team really shifted gears and tried for the winner in the dying minutes, but the disciplined backline of Guimaraes stood strong and secured the draw.
Santa Clara will be really disappointed after losing their home match against Sporting. The home fans really had their hopes raised when Santa Clara scored in the first half. The lead was still on at halftime. But the fortunes started to reverse from the 64th minute. Sporting completed a comeback victory, with their winner in the 74th minute. Though Santa Clara tried desperately for the equalizer, they were shut off.
Vitoria Guimaraes vs Santa Clara Head-to-head (h2h)
- The home side has won last three of the matches between these two sides. The overall record reads 10 home wins and one away win.
- Guimaraes is on a run of five unbeaten matches and has lost just once in their last nine ties.
- Santa Clara is winless in 12 of their last 20 matches.
- Guimaraes is currently on a streak of four unbeaten home matches and has lost only thrice in their last 16 games at home.
- Santa Clara is winless in nine of their last 15 outings away from home.
Vitoria Guimaraes vs Santa Clara Prediction
The home team will comfortably win this match, winning both halves. In head-to-head ties, the hosts have considerably fared better than the visitors. The record reads ten wins for the home side and just one loss.
Guimaraes is on a run of five unbeaten matches as of now and has lost only one time in their last nine home matches. At home too, they have been on terrific form. Just three losses in their last 16 games.
On the other hand, Santa Clara has really disappointed their fans, be it at home, or on the road. They have also shown a weakness in conceding a considerably large number of late goals.
Expect a home win.
Vitoria Guimaraes vs Santa Clara Betting Tips
Vitoria de Guimaraes to win @ 1.60 (3/5)
Half Time/ Full Time: Vitoria de Guimaraes/ Vitoria de [email protected] 2.60 (8/5).