Date Time League Season
April 19, 2024 8:15 pm Liga Portugal 2023/2024


Rio Ave vs Arouca Match Preview And Prediction

Rio Ave vs Arouca: Rio Ave enters this match fresh off a 2-2 draw with Estrela Amadora in the Primeira Liga.

Rio Ave had 39% of the possession in that game and two of their six attempts on goal were on target. Aderllan Santos (12′) and Marios Vrousai (99′) scored goals for Rio Ave. Conversely, two of Estrela Amadora’s eighteen total attempts on goal were on target. Kikas (88′) and Leo Cordeiro (43′) scored for Estrela Amadora.

Their most recent performance indicates that the Rio Ave defense deserves a great deal of respect. Rio Ave has been careful with the ball; in their last six meetings, they have allowed only three goals to enter the goal.

Arouca will enter the match fresh off a 2-1 Primeira Liga victory against Boavista in their previous match.

Arouca had a 69% possession rate and two of their 15 total attempts on goal were on target during that game. Rafa Mújica (30′), Weverson (39′), and Robson Bambu (47′ Own Goal) scored goals for Arouca. Boavista’s opponents had nine attempts on goal, only one of which was on target.

At least three goals have been scored in five of the past six games involving Arouca. During that period, the average number of goals scored per game was 3.17, and Arouca’s average was two.

Rio Ave vs Arouca: Betting Analysis

Both’s lackluster performance has had an impact on where they are in the rankings. Arouca is ranked seventh in the same ranking, while Rio Ave is ranked eleventh. Rio Ave and its opponent have a great head-to-head match, so home advantage can lift some spirits.

Going forward, Arouca has suffered defeats on two of its last four league road trips. Conversely, Rio Ave has a nine-game home unbeaten streak. In that scenario, our primary prediction for this game will be the home team to win. Remember that in two of the last three meetings at this location, Rio Ave. has maintained a clean sheet.

In addition, Arouca has lost its last two league road games without scoring. Rio Ave. to win 1-0 is therefore our second choice. Taking into account the goal tendency, you may also choose for the under 2.5 goals suggestion.

Rio Ave vs Arouca: Head-To-Head

Rio Ave vs Arouca

Who will win the match between Rio Ave and Arouca?

Arouca will have their job cut out for them in this game as we believe Rio Ave will be able to grind out a victory without much help. Rio Ave will so win this fiercely fought game when the referee blows for full time.


Our Prediction: Over 1.5 Goals

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What are the best odds for the game?

According to the bookmakers’ odds in the full-time outcome market, you can bet on a win for Rio Ave. for 2.65, a draw for 3.2, or an Arouca victory for 2.97. These are currently the best options available.