Sporting Braga and Paços de Ferreira will be playing against each other on Wednesday, May 05, 2021, in a Primeira Liga football game in Portugal, check the Sporting Braga vs Paços de Ferreira betting tip 2020/2021 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Sporting Braga vs Paços de Ferreira will occur
The game will be played in the Estádio Municipal de Braga stadium, in the city of Braga.
Where to follow the live game
You can follow the match live on Betarena, with access to all the information to help you with your sports betting, including statistics, events, and odds.
Introduction to the Sporting Braga vs Paços de Ferreira betting tip 2020/2021
Sporting Braga comes from a defeat in the last match. The game against Marítimo, valid for the Primeira Liga, ended with a 1-0. The team coached by C. Soares da Costa Faria Carvalhal entered the field in the last match with a 3-4-2-1 formation.
The team’s defensive line was far from their best in the contest. Vítor Tormena 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 Primeira Liga, Paços de Ferreira, who used a 4-3-3 formation, faced the Belenenses team with a final score of 1-0.
With outstanding performance, Marcelo was the big name in the team’s victory. Responsible for Paços de Ferreira best moments, and with excellent passing performance, the defense was a real executioner of the rival in the duel.
The last time Sporting Braga went up against Paços de Ferreira, it was in Primeira Liga. Sporting Braga, ranked 4th place, started with a 3-4-2-1 tactic, while Paços de Ferreira, then in 5th place, charged with a 4-3-3 formation.
The last match between these two clubs was a seesaw battle to the end.
The last time these teams met was for a Primeira Liga match, on 2021-01-16, referring to the 2020/2021 season, which ended with a victory of the Paços de Ferreira team by 2-0.
With 58 points won, Sporting Braga is in 4th place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the UEFA Conference League Qualifiers zone. The team’s campaign so far is 18 wins against 8 losses, plus 4 draws. In the 31st round, the team has a small disadvantage of 8 points against Benfica team who occupies position 3.
Sporting Braga analysis
Sporting Braga team comes to this game with a sequence of 2 losses that has been affecting the team’s morale.
The Sporting Braga team seeks to control the game by trying to achieve an average ball possession of 56.53%. This is based on the observation that ball possession above 50% typically gives teams some control over their opponents.
While they’ve won 8 games as the visiting team, this team proves that there is such a thing as a home-court advantage with their record of 10 wins, 3 losses, and 2 draws.
Sporting Braga is a more offensive team than Paços de Ferreira, having 3546 attacks vs. 2838 from Paços de Ferreira, having scored 49 times, in comparison, Paços de Ferreira converted into goal 35 times.
Best goalscorer from Sporting Braga
Paços de Ferreira
The Paços de Ferreira team with 48 points currently occupies the 5th place of the leaderboard, being in the qualifying place for the UEFA Conference League Qualifiers, with a campaign of 14 wins, 6 draws and 10 losses. Which means that the team is over Vitória SC team who is in the position 6 in the 31st round and has a 7 points disadvantage.
Paços de Ferreira analysis
This is a top 5 team in the Primeira Liga that wants to keep up with the good performances!
Best goalscorer from the Paços de Ferreira
For bettors some entries may be relevant for this game, namely:
Score market betting suggestions
Most goals are scored between 15-30 as some study shows, which makes this a good time to bet for those following the live game.
As expected, Sporting Braga continued to dominate the first half of the match, hitting the back of the net 30 times.
Corners market betting suggestions
One should consider that the combined number of corners of both teams will give an average of 5.1 corners per game if one would like to have good betting results.
Cards market betting suggestions
These teams have an average of 3.84 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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Sporting Braga vs Paços de Ferreira betting tip 2020/2021: FAQ
The match will be played on May 05, 2021, Wednesday.
The match will take place at the Estádio Municipal de Braga stadium in Braga.
The last time these teams faced each other was in a Primeira Liga match, referring to the 2020/2021 season, and ended with a 2-0 result for Paços de Ferreira.
For this match, the probability indicates that the net is more likely to swing between 15-30 minutes.
The bookmaker with the best odds for this match is Bet365!