Sporting Braga vs Rio Ave 2016 Portugal League Cup: Match Preview and Prediction
Fixture: Braga vs Rio Ave
Competition: Portugal League Cup 2016-17
Date: Thursday, 29th December, 19:30 GMT
Stadium: Estadio Municipal de Braga (Braga).
Braga vs Rio Ave: Preview
Braga vs Rio Ave match is going to be held on 29th December at Estadio Municipal de Braga. It’s an important football clash between two Portuguese football clubs where they will try to give their best efforts to win this match of Portugal League Cup 2016-17. Braga registered a 2-1 home win against Moreirense and Rio Ave suffered a 2-0 away defeat against Benfica in their previous matches.
At the moment, Braga is performing good and they have secured 10 wins, 2 draws and 3 defeats along with 3rd position in Primeira Liga 2016/17 season. In other side Rio Ave is performing average with 7 wins, 2 draws and 6 defeats along with 6th position in Primeira Liga table. Braga will start the match as favorite against Rio Ave in their crucial fixture of Portugal League Cup at Estadio Municipal de Braga.
Braga vs Rio Ave: Head-to-Head Stats
- Both teams have played 43 matches against each other in all the competitions.
- Braga held a 1-1 home draw against Rio Ave in their last meetings in the match of Portugal Primeira Liga on 23th Aug, 2016.
Braga vs Rio Ave: Prediction
Rio Ave will try their best to secure at least an away draw from this match and Braga is ready to secure a home win from the fixture. Braga is better side to compare with Rio Ave when they will play against each other at Estadio Municipal de Braga.
Predicted result will be a home win for Braga.
Braga vs Rio Ave: Betting Tips
Full time Result : Braga win at 1.80
Goals Over/Under : Under 2.5 Goals 1.65