Vitória SC look to Estádio Dom Afonso Henriques supporters for inspiration before Boavista match

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Competition: Portugal Primeira Liga
Competition: Fri 26.February
Match begins: 20:30 (UTC)
Venue: Estádio Dom Afonso Henriques (30008 seats)

A home win is expected from this fixture if the league table is anything to judge by. The Vitória SC fans are optimistic that the difference between 6th and Boavista's 16th place in the table will show on the pitch.

Insights:
  • Vitória SC have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Boavista have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.

We should expect both teams to be fresh and ready for this match, as there is some time since both teams last played. Let's have a look at how the teams are doing!

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Vitória SC form and stats

When playing at home in the Primeira Liga, Vitória SC have managed 4 wins, 1 draw and suffered 5 defeats from 10 games.

Vitória faced defeat in their previous match, away at Pacos de Ferreira (1-2). The spoils were shared after 90 minutes before that, a home game that ended 2-2 versus Farense.

The home team are moderate favourites in this game. How does Vitória handle that role? We have found eight games in our database similar to this one, based on the home odds. The stats for these games are four wins, three draws and one defeat.

Vitória SC has scored 11 league goals at home this season, in 10 matches. With more than 1,5 conceded goals on average, the Vitória defense is not exactly impregnable. 15 goals conceded from 10 games. You can find more goal stats on the Statistics tab above.

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Boavista form and stats

Boavista have only collected 10 points from their away games in the Primeira Liga, after 1-7-2 (10 played).

Impressive finishing from Angel Gomes secured the home win 1-0 against Moreirense in their previous game. Ahead of that match was the away draw versus Porto that ended 2-2.

Boavista are the outsiders in this one, but not by much. Their performance in similar games (being the away team and moderate outsiders) is one win, two draws and three defeats. From a total of six matches.

Scoring goals is the main ingredient in creating success in football, and not only at home. So far Boavista have scored 13 goals in 10 league games away. Boavista's defence is not exactly unbeatable as they have conceded 16 goals from these trips.

Head 2 Head

The last H2H meeting was Boavista - Vitória 0-1, played this season. Head-2-head stats last ten meetings: six - two - two (Vitória SC wins - draws - Boavista wins). As for goals, two matches ended with three or more goals (over 2,5), eight had two or less.

Top Goalscorers

VitóriaO. Estupiñán Vallesilla
O. Estupiñán Vallesilla
7 goals
Vitória SCA. Bras André
A. Bras André
5 goals
BoavistaA. Gomes
A. Gomes
4 goals

Vitória SC missing players

Boavista missing players

Vitória SC Boavista
Total Home vs low Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
20 10 3 Played P 2 10 20
9 4 2 Won W 0 1 3
5 1 1 Drew D 2 7 9
6 5 0 Lost L 0 2 8
25 11 4 Scored S 3 13 20
21 15 2 Conceded C 3 16 32
90% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 80% 85%
55% 50% 33% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 80% 70%
45% 50% 33% Over 2.5 O 2.5 50% 60% 50%
35% 50% 33% Over 3.5 O 3.5 50% 50% 35%
5% 10% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 10% 15%
40% 40% 33% BTTS BTTS 100% 80% 55%
45% 30% 67% Clean Sheets C S 0% 20% 25%
25% 30% 0% Failed to Score F T 0% 20% 35%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
2.4 2.5 2.3 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 3.5 2.4 2.3
1 1 0 Red cards R C 0 3 4
 
9.9 11.3 12.7 Shots (avg) S ( 6 9.5 11.8
3.1 2.8 3.3 Shots on Target (avg) S O 4 4 4.3
40% 39% 40% Goal Efficiency G E 38% 32% 23%
Key stats in Primeira Liga this season:
  • Boavista have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.
  • Vitória SC have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Vitória SC haven’t played a single 0-0 game at home.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Sporting CP 20 17 3 0 42 10 10 8 2 0 20 5 10 9 1 0 22 5 32 54
2 Sporting Braga 20 14 1 5 37 20 10 8 1 1 18 8 10 6 0 4 19 12 17 43
3 Porto 19 12 5 2 43 21 10 7 2 1 23 11 9 5 3 1 20 10 22 41
4 Benfica 20 11 6 3 33 17 10 7 2 1 18 8 10 4 4 2 15 9 16 39
5 Pacos de Ferreira 20 11 5 4 28 17 10 7 2 1 16 8 10 4 3 3 12 9 11 38
6 Vitória SC 20 9 5 6 25 21 10 4 1 5 11 15 10 5 4 1 14 6 4 32
7 Santa Clara 20 7 4 9 20 23 9 2 2 5 7 11 11 5 2 4 13 12 -3 25
8 Moreirense 20 6 7 7 18 24 10 3 5 2 12 13 10 3 2 5 6 11 -6 25
9 Rio Ave 20 5 7 8 16 23 10 3 3 4 9 10 10 2 4 4 7 13 -7 22
10 Belenenses 20 4 9 7 11 16 11 3 5 3 10 10 9 1 4 4 1 6 -5 21
11 Nacional 20 5 6 9 19 26 10 3 3 4 13 15 10 2 3 5 6 11 -7 21
12 Tondela 20 6 3 11 21 34 10 6 2 2 12 9 10 0 1 9 9 25 -13 21
13 Portimonense 20 5 4 11 18 26 9 4 2 3 11 8 11 1 2 8 7 18 -8 19
14 Gil Vicente 20 5 4 11 16 26 10 3 2 5 8 10 10 2 2 6 8 16 -10 19
15 Farense 20 4 6 10 22 29 11 3 4 4 14 13 9 1 2 6 8 16 -7 18
16 Boavista 20 3 9 8 20 32 10 2 2 6 7 16 10 1 7 2 13 16 -12 18
17 Famalicao 20 4 6 10 18 32 10 1 4 5 9 19 10 3 2 5 9 13 -14 18
18 Maritimo 19 5 2 12 18 28 9 2 2 5 6 12 10 3 0 7 12 16 -10 17

Read more about Primeira Liga

The Primeira Liga, also known as Liga NOS, is the top level of football in Portugal. It has 18 teams each playing 34 fixtures to decide the final league table. Portuguese football is dominated by “The Big Three”: Benfica, Porto and Sporting CP (Lisbon). These three clubs generally end up in the top three positions.