Marítimo and Porto will be playing against each other on Monday, 2021-02-22, in a Primeira Liga football game in Portugal, check the Marítimo vs Porto betting tip and prediction to win with your bets.
The game will be played in the Estádio dos Barreiros (Funchal (Ilha da Madeira)) stadium, in the city of Ilha da Madeira.
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Introduction to the Marítimo vs Porto betting tip and prediction
Marítimo comes from a defeat in the last match. The game against Tondela, valid for the Primeira Liga, ended with a 2-1. The team coached by M. Mendes entered the field in the last match with a 3-5-2 formation.
The team’s defensive line was far from their best in the contest. Andreas Karo had a terrible performance, failed at crucial moments, and became one of the leading players responsible for the negative result.
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a victory in the last round. In a dispute valid for the Champions League, Porto, who used a 4-4-2 formation, faced the Juventus team with a final score of 2-1.
It was certainly not the best Porto performance of the season. However, the exhibition of Mehdi Taremi should be highlighted. He called responsibility in the contest and was a crucial player in the team’s victory.
Marítimo was 10th place when they last played Porto who was 2nd place in Primeira Liga. Marítimo played using the 5-4-1 formation while Porto responded with a 4-3-3 arrangement.
The last time these teams met was for a Primeira Liga match, on 2020-10-03, referring to the 2020/2021 season, which ended with a victory of the Marítimo team by 2-3.
Teams with their unique strengths and objectives.
With 17 points, 5 wins, 12 losses 2 draws, and a negative balance, Marítimo enters this game in16th place in the Primeira Liga. Saddled with the same points against Farense in position 15, in the 20th round.
In terms of form, the team comes from a 5 losses streak, which is not a good omen for this next match.
Marítimo’s featured Player
Many of the team’s goals in the league should also be credited to the defender of Marítimo, C. Winck Neto. He has been responsible for 4 assists to goal in the competition so far.
Best goalscorer from Marítimo
In this season, the individual highlight is R. Pereira de Pinho that has dominated the offensive side. The Attacker has already scored 7 times this season, becoming crucial in the positive results that Marítimo achieved in several matches.
The Porto team with 41 points currently occupies the 2nd place of the leaderboard, being in the qualifying place for the UEFA Champions League, with a campaign of 12 wins, 5 draws and 2 losses. This means that Sporting Braga team, in 3rd place, is close behind in the 20th round with a disadvantage of 1 point.
The average shooting on goal for the Porto team in the league is not the best. There are only 5.74 per game. This turns out to be another good indication that the team does not usually score many goals or give much work to the opposing goalkeepers.
A team with great aspirations and abilities in the Primeira Liga.
Teams can usually exert control over their opponents with ball possession above 50%. Therefore, the Porto team typically seeks to control the game with an average ball possession of 58.95%.
Away Porto does not usually give much chance to opponents, with a balance of 5 wins, 1 loss, and 3 draws.
Porto’s featured player
Individually speaking, Porto’s leading name in the competition so far is S. Relvas de Oliveira. The athlete’s regularity and performances have made a difference in the team’s contests and made him one of the competition highlights.
Best goalscorer from the Porto
M. Taremi has proved to be a tremendous individual asset for the team’s offense this season. With 10 goals scored in the competition, the Attacker has been instrumental in leading Porto to obtain favorable outcomes on several occasions.
For punters some entries may be interesting for this match, namely:
Score market betting suggestions
For those following the live game, it has been known that between 75-90 minutes is a period where most goals are scored making this a good time to bet.
Corners market betting suggestions
To obtain good betting results, remembering that there is an average of 4.29 corners per game when the corners numbers of both teams are combined.
Cards market betting suggestions
These teams have an average of 4.5 yellow cards, probably an interesting betting market to watch out for.
This is a match with several good betting entries to have some return on sports betting.
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The match will be played on 2021-02-22, Monday.
The last time these teams faced each other was in a Primeira Liga match, referring to the 2020/2021 season, and ended with a 2-3 result for Marítimo.
For this match, the probability indicates that the net is more likely to swing between 75-90 minutes.
The bookmaker with the best odds for this match is Bet365!