Rio Ave vs Aves ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
Rio Ave

Rio Ave

20:00 – 10/01/2018
Aves

Aves

Our prediction: Home Win @ 1.80
Implied probability: 55.78%
 

PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Rio Ave vs Aves

Rio Ave and Aves are playing at the Estadio do Rio Ave Futebol Clube in a meeting for this phase of the Portuguese Cup (Quarterfinals). The record of recent direct clashes between the two teams could not be more balanced as there was 1 draw and 1 win for each team of the last 3 times they met. The previous direct confrontation between these two teams, on 24-09-2017, ended with a draw for (0-0).

Rio Ave Team News

To reach this phase of the Portuguese Cup (Quarter Finals), the home team had to eliminate: Benfica, Braga and Sanjoanense. The team arrive at this meeting after a defeat away with Braga by (2-1). In the last 10 home games for all competitions, Rio Ave have won 7 and lost 3. Defensive solidity has not been their strong point as they have conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 games but their attack has been marked regularity, having scored goals in 8 of the last 10 games. In the 13 games he played, he only managed 2 rounds in 7 games in which he conceded the first goal. In the last 14 home games for all competitions there has been 1 period that stands out: suffered 5 of his 13 goals in the minutes (76′-90 ‘).

Rio Ave vs Aves Stats

Rio Ave enter this unmotivated meeting after a 2-1 defeat by the outsiders on their visit to Braga. The set of the house presents more individual arguments for this match, so by acting inside doors, one guesses that it adopts a more offensive stance. Rio Ave usually uses a tactical system in 4-4-2, favoring fast transitions. In this drawing, the two front actors are Ribeiro and João Novais. Coach Miguel Cardoso will not be able to count on Silvério and Cássio for being injured.

Aves Team News

The visiting team arrives at this stage of the Portuguese Cup (Quarter-Finals) after having played previous qualifiers with: União Madeira, União de Leiria and Vila Real. The team arrives at this meeting after a draw with Chaves for (1-1). In the last 10 matches played for all competitions, Aves has won 5, drawn 2 and lost 3. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point as he has conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games but his attack has scored with regularity, having scored goals in 9 of the last 10 games. In 11 games, he never got around to scoring in the 6 games in which he conceded the first goal.

The Aves enters this match after an outside draw, to a ball, in the visit to the arena of the Chaves. The offside emblem usually plays in a traditional 4-3-3, favoring fast transitions, where the three arrows aimed at the opposing goal are Amilton, Derley and Agra. It should be noted that the intervener responsible for conducting the offensive attacks of his team is Portuguese Paulo Machado. The outside trainer should have the entire team at his disposal.

 

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