Sporting vs Rio Ave 2017 Portugal Primeira Liga: Match Preview and Prediction
Fixture: Sporting vs Rio Ave
Competition: Portugal Primeira Liga 2016-17
Date: Saturday, 18th February, 20:30 GMT
Stadium: Estádio José Alvalade.
Sporting vs Rio Ave: Preview
Sporting vs Rio Ave match is going to be held on 18th January at Estádio José Alvalade. It’s an important football clash between two Portuguese football clubs where they will try to give their best efforts to win this match. Sporting registered a 2-3 away win against Moreirense and Rio Ave held a goalless home draw against Marítimo in their previous league matches.
At the moment, Sporting is performing good and they have secured 12 wins, 5 draws and 4 defeats along with 3rd position in Portugal Primeira Liga 2016/17 season. In other side Rio Ave performing average with 8 wins, 4 draws and 9 defeats along with 9th position in Portugal Primeira Liga table. Sporting will start the match as favorite against Rio Ave in their crucial fixture of Portugal Primeira Liga at Estádio José Alvalade.
Sporting vs Rio Ave: Head-to-Head Stats
- Both teams have played 35 matches against each other in all the competitions. Sporting has registered 21 wins, 9 draws and 5 defeats against Rio Ave. Rio Ave has scored 33 goals against Sporting and concedes 58 goals against them.
- Rio Ave registered a 3-1 home win against Sporting in their last meetings in the match of Portugal Primeira Liga on 19th Sep, 2016.
Sporting vs Rio Ave: Prediction
Rio Ave will try their best to secure at least an away draw from this match and Sporting is ready to secure a home win from the fixture. Sporting is better side to compare with Rio Ave when they will play against each other at Estádio José Alvalade.
Predicted result will be a home win for Sporting.
Sporting vs Rio Ave: Betting Tips
Asian Handicap: Sporting -1.0 at 1.60