Rio Ave vs Sporting Braga is a match that will take place at 03:30 on July 1. This is a match in round 29 of Liga NOS. Rio Ave is fighting with an unstable performance, Sporting Braga is trying to consolidate the top 4 positions.
Rio Ave: Pawel Kieszek, and Nelson Montealegre, Toni Borevkovic, Aderllan Leandro de Jesus Santos, Pedro Amaral, Gustavo Lucas Piazon, Ricardo Jose Vaz Alves Monteiro, Ruben Goncalves, Carlos Manuel Cardoso Mane, Mehdi Taromi, and Diego Hipolito Silva Lopes.
Sporting Braga: Matheus, and Nuno Sequeira, David Carmo, Bruno Viana Willemen Da Silva, Ricardo Esgaio Souza, André Filipe Horta, Fransergio Rodrigues Barbosa, Wenderson Galeno, Ricardo Jorge Luz Horta, Trincao, and Joao Paulo Dias Fernandes.
Rio Ave won 10, drew 16, and lost 19 in 45 Rio Ave vs Sporting Braga matches.
Rio Ave won 8, drew 11, and lost 4 of 23 times to Sporting Braga at home fields.
Rio Ave vs Sporting Braga recent performance
Rio Ave is showing a lack of stability at the end of the season, although they have 2 wins in 4 rounds too alternately there are 2 defeats. The current position of coach Carlos Carvalhal and his team is 6th in the rankings with 44 points after 28 matches, as well as difficulty in ending the season with 5th place.
On the other side of the battle line, Sporting Braga has just regained the joy of winning after defeating Vitoria Guimaraes with a score of 3-2 in the last match, before they only had 1 draw with 2 defeats. With the 4th place in the rankings, coach Miguel Dias de Castro’s army is still in the group to attend the European Cup next year.
As can be seen, the beneficial results of Rio Ave are mostly played on away field, while their home field performance is relatively flat with not winning in the last 5 matches. Meanwhile, Sporting Braga has a good away record with 6 wins, 1 draw and 2 defeats in the last 9 marches.
Rio Ave vs Sporting Braga prediction
Rio Ave vs Sporting Braga, it is clear that Sporting Braga is often appreciated in the away times when they are the team with the 3rd best away record in the tournament. And Rio Ave has not shown too much in the meetings since the beginning of the season with 4 wins, 5 draws and 5 losses.
In the last 2 times that Rio Ave vs Sporting Braga confronted each other, the team that won the match was Sporting Braga. Another reason for teachers and coach Miguel Dias de Castro to be more confident is to win 2-0 in the match in the first leg.
Rio Ave and Sporting Braga still have a respectable record in recent times, they have conceded 6 opponents in the past 4 matches but also conceded the same number of goals. Along with the winning goal set in this match will make the two teams can not play too safe, need a breakthrough especially Rio Ave.