In that game, Braga had a 64% possession advantage and 15 shots on goal. Ricardo Horta scored the goal for Braga (54′). Casa Pia’s six shots on goal at the other end, none of which found the back of the net.
The Braga backline has proven to be very resilient, according to their most recent results. The total number of goals that have been scored against Braga in their last six games is two, as a result of their aggressive defense. But now we simply have to wait and see if the pattern will continue in this game.
Braga has won all eight of their home league games before to this clash. They’ll be hoping to continue this streak here.
Going into this match, Portimonense is coming off of a 1-0 victory in the Primeira Liga, when they defeated Gil Vicente.
Portimonense had 40% of the possession in that game and only one of their ten total shots on goal were successful. Maurcio (48′) was the lone player for Portimonense to get a goal. Gil Vicente, their adversaries, had twenty total attempts, four shots on goal with none of them being on target.
A relatively small amount of goals have been scored between Portimonense and their opponents in five of the previous six matches.
The total number of goals scored per game over that time period came to a pitiful 1.67, with Portimonense averaging 0.67 of those goals.
Braga vs Portimonense – Betting Analysis
We can see from historical outcomes between these two clubs dating all the way back to 06/03/2020 that Portimonense has suffered greatly in these games.
They have been completely unsuccessful in winning any games, and Braga has just outperformed them, winning 83% of the ties.
The two teams combined for 16 goals in these encounters, with Os Arcebispos scoring 12 and Portimonense scoring four. That equals 2.67 goals per game on average.
The score in the most recent league meeting between these teams was Portimonense 1-2 Braga on meeting Day 13 of the Primeira Liga in 2022.
Portimonense had 48% of the possession at that point, 14 total shot attempts, and only one of them were successful. Zié Ouattara (40′) was the lone player for them to register a goal.
With 22 total attempts, ten shots on goal, two of them were on target for Braga. Vtor Oliveira (83′) and Iuri Medeiros (65′) both scored. Tiago Martins acted as the official.
We believe that based on these two teams, Braga will likely be able to generate a significant number of chances and successful shots on goal.
What are the top odds for this match?
Looking at the bookies’ prices in the 90 min. result market, a victory for Braga is best priced at 1.26, a wager on the game finishing all-square is 6.6 and putting your money on the winner to be Portimonense can get you 12.75. These are the most competitive returns on offer at this very moment.
Braga vs Portimonense – Head-to-Head
Our Prediction: Home to Win