Fafe vs Rio Ave II: Match guide and preview

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Competition: Portugal 2. Division: Group B
Competition: Sun 28.February
Match begins: 15:00 (UTC)
Venue: Parque Municipal dos Desportos (8000 seats)

Fafe perform at a high level so far being 2nd in the table. Rio Ave II can look both up and down from their 6th position.

Insights:
  • Fafe has the most scored goals in the second half (15) in 2. Division: Group B
  • Rio Ave II has the most clean sheets (4) away in 2. Division: Group B

This should be an interesting game with lots of spark and energy as both teams are well rested since they last saw competitive action. Game on!

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Fafe form and stats

16 points is a decent return from 8 2. Division: Group B games here at Parque Municipal dos Desportos for Fafe. The data says 5 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses.

Fafe shared the glory with Berço in their last match, an away game that ended all square 0-0. Ahead of that match, Fafe won a home game hosting Mondinense (3-2).

A decent goal production from Fafe in their home games so far, with 12 goals from 8 league matches. Fafe's goalkeeper has had to pick the ball out of their own net 8 times. For more goal stats, check the Statistics tab above. It's worth mentioning that 5 of these goals has been conceded in their last 3 home matches.

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Rio Ave II form and stats

The away team, who have the most clean sheets (4) away in 2. Division: Group B, have been very comfortable on their travels so far, racking up 4 wins, 2 draws and only 1 loss in the 2. Division: Group B.

Rio have been frustrated by their lack of goals lately, as they haven't scored in the league since they found the net 193 minutes ago. Manuel Namora was the goal scorer.

Rio's last game was the home draw against Tirsense (0-0).

Rio Ave II are scoring more than one goal per away game on average, having accumulated 9 away goals from 7 games (in the league). It's been trouble in front of goal recently, as only 0 of these goals has been scored in their last three away matches. Rio Ave II are tighter than a frog's bottom, as only 3 away goals have been conceded so far.

Head 2 Head

Fafe and Rio Ave II have met before this season: Rio Ave II - Fafe 0-2.

Fafe missing players

Rio Ave II missing players

Fafe Rio Ave II
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
15 8 2 Played P 3 7 14
8 5 0 Won W 2 4 6
3 1 1 Drew D 0 2 4
4 2 1 Lost L 1 1 4
21 12 1 Scored S 5 9 16
14 8 3 Conceded C 2 3 12
93% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 71% 79%
73% 75% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 67% 57% 64%
47% 50% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 33% 29% 36%
13% 12% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 33% 14% 14%
7% 12% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 7%
53% 50% 50% BTTS BTTS 33% 29% 43%
27% 25% 0% Clean Sheets C S 33% 57% 43%
27% 25% 50% Failed to Score F T 33% 43% 36%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
2.1 2.5 3 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 1.5 1.7 1.3
3 2 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
9.3 9.9 6.5 Shots (avg) S ( 7.5 9.5 7.6
3.6 4.1 2 Shots on Target (avg) S O 4 3.8 2.7
39% 36% 25% Goal Efficiency G E 25% 26% 29%
Key stats in 2. Division: Group B this season:
  • Fafe has the most scored goals in the second half (15) in 2. Division: Group B
  • Fafe have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Fafe haven’t played a single 0-0 game at home.
  • Rio Ave II has the most clean sheets (4) away in 2. Division: Group B
  • Rio Ave II have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded away.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Pevidem 15 8 5 2 23 13 7 6 0 1 14 6 8 2 5 1 9 7 10 29
2 Fafe 15 8 3 4 21 14 8 5 1 2 12 8 7 3 2 2 9 6 7 27
3 Berço 15 7 5 3 24 14 7 2 3 2 9 8 8 5 2 1 15 6 10 26
4 AR São Martinho 15 6 5 4 17 16 7 3 3 1 8 7 8 3 2 3 9 9 1 23
5 Vitória Guimarães II 14 5 7 2 21 11 7 2 5 0 12 6 7 3 2 2 9 5 10 22
6 Rio Ave II 14 6 4 4 16 12 7 2 2 3 7 9 7 4 2 1 9 3 4 22
7 Felgueiras 1932 13 5 6 2 15 11 7 3 3 1 6 4 6 2 3 1 9 7 4 21
8 Tirsense 15 5 3 7 18 23 7 2 1 4 8 11 8 3 2 3 10 12 -5 18
9 Brito 13 2 5 6 13 20 7 1 3 3 5 9 6 1 2 3 8 11 -7 11
10 Mondinense 14 0 1 13 7 28 8 0 1 7 5 15 6 0 0 6 2 13 -21 1
11 Desportivo Aves 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 3 -3 0
12 Camacha 4 0 0 4 0 10 2 0 0 2 0 6 2 0 0 2 0 4 -10 0

Read more about 2. Division: Group B

The Campeonato de Portugal is the third-level football league in Portugal. It currently has four divisions based on geographic criteria. Each division has 18 teams who play each other home and away to decide a final league table. The top eight teams in total (two from each division) play a playoff to decide promotion.