Rio Ave vs Guimarães – Liga NOS: Going into the 12th round of Liga NOS…
The match between Rio Ave and Vitória de Guimarães will be one of the most promising ones in terms of entertainment.
The home team stands tall as one of the most attractive teams of the competition, with a very attacking dynamic, combining the ability of their players with a great creativity in the midfield area.
Miguel Cardoso’s speech has captured the attention of their fans and the team is followed with doubled interest, whether it is causing troubles to the “big teams” they already faced, or getting a win over Sporting de Braga on the Portuguese cup.
Vitória de Guimarães hasn’t been having an easy season, being clear that the average level of their roster has decreased heavily when compared to the one Pedro Martins had at his disposal last season.
The manager, however, never gave signs of backing out upon his responsibilities, keeping ambitious objectives in Liga NOS and in the Europa League, where they still have hopes of advancing to the round of 16.
However, i tis clear that the reasonable step to take at the moment is being able to maintain the team close to the European spots in Liga NOS.
Rio Ave vs Guimarães – Betting Tip and Prediction:
We are talking about two teams that are playing with the same objectives. Vitória de Guimarães, historically stronger, is having a season where they are feeling that drop in terms of quality.
Rio Ave, on a process of strengthening their structure and their impact in Portuguese football, trying to contend for the European spots once again.
For this match, it is the home side, Rio Ave, who is favoured. On a match where they should share the initiative with Vitória,
but being superior on the ability to create chances and their efficiency taking advantage of them. Raphinha, with physical problems, should recover, with his utilization potentially being fundamental for Vitória’s hopes here.
|Rio Ave AH -0.5||