Boavista vs Braga – Prediction, and Match Preview
Boavista vs Braga – After losing their previous match against Gil Vicente 3-1 in the Primeira Liga, Boavista will be seeking to rebound here. Boavista had 52% of the possession and 6 of their 17 shots on goal in that game were successful.
Sebastián Pérez was the lone scorer for Boavista (56′). Gil Vicente, their adversaries, had 15 attempts at goal with 5 of them being successful. Gil Vicente scored through Fran Navarro (38′, 64′), and Murilo (85′).
In recent years, Boavista hasn’t consistently been able to hold out for a full 90 minutes. The truth is that Boavista has conceded goals in 5 of their last 6 games, giving up 8 goals in the process.
According to the pre-game stats, Boavista has lost all five of its league games vs Braga. In their last three league home games, they have not lost.
Braga enters this game having defeated Santa Clara 5-3 in their previous game of the Primeira Liga. Braga enjoyed a 66% possession advantage and 10 of its 17 efforts on goal were successful.
Ricardo Horta (10′), Sikou Niakaté (35′), Abel Ruiz (45′), Bruma (88′), and Pizzi (94′) scored goals for Braga. Nine of Santa Clara’s 15 shots on goal were on target. For Santa Clara, goals were scored by Matheus Babi (17′, 70′), and Kennedy Boateng (85′).
In the previous six games in which Braga have taken the field, we have seen goals 21 times, for a mean average of 3.5 goals per match, demonstrating their propensity for productive clashes. From this total, their opponents have received 6.
It will be intriguing to see whether this tendency can continue. Braga hasn’t lost to Boavista when they’ve played them away from home in the previous 2 league games going into this encounter.
Boavista vs Braga – Betting Analysis
Looking at their previous head-to-head matches dating back to June 13, 2020, we can see that Boavista has won one of these games, Braga has won three, and there have been two draws.
The two teams combined for 16 goals throughout the course of those games, with As Panteras scoring 6, and Os Arcebispos scoring 10, for a total of 16. That equals 2.67 goals per game on average.
The two teams’ most recent league matchup took place on Match Day 16 of the Primeira Liga on January 14, 2023, with Braga defeating Boavista 1-0.
On that moment, Braga had 48% of the possession and 4 out of 9 shot attempts were successful. Vtor Oliveira (46′) was their lone scorer. Boavista’s 10 shots on goal at the other end were all missed.
What are the best odds for the game?
Regarding the current betting odds in the win-draw-win market, a victory for Boavista is available for 5.25, betting on the draw is 4.33 and taking a punt on the winner to be Braga can get you 1.58. These are the most competitive returns being offered at this very moment.
Boavista vs Braga – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Away Win