Vizela and Sporting CP will face each other in a Liga Portugal game in Portugal on Friday, May 26th, 2023, check the Vizela vs Sporting CP betting tip 2022/2023 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Vizela vs Sporting CP will occur
The game is set to be played in the small Estádio Do Vizela stadium, in the city of Caldas de Vizela, with a capacity for 3500 spectators, who hope to help the team to surprise in this match.
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Introduction to the Vizela vs Sporting CP betting tip 2022/2023
The Liga Portugal has had fewer goals than the previous season. Last season the tournament had an average of 2.64 goals scored per match, while now the competition has an average of 2.47 goals per match played.
Vizela last match
Vizela in its last official match lost (1-0) against Marítimo, in a match valid for Liga Portugal. Coach M. da Silva Cruz’ lined up a 4-2-3-1 formation.
Before the match all forecasts pointed to a defeat. The odds of their win, 4.50 were the best proof of this.
The defense certainly did not shine in this match. One of those responsible for the crisis of the defensive department is Bruno Wilson, cumbersome and unpunctual, constantly behind the opponents. The team’s overall underwhelming performance was also due to his disappointing performance.
Sporting CP last match
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a draw in the last round. In a dispute valid for Liga Portugal, Sporting CP, who used a 3-4-3 formation, faced the Benfica team with a final score of 2-2.
A very balanced game was expected, so a draw was somewhat anticipated, with odds around 3.30.
Vizela vs Sporting CP h2h
When these teams last met at Liga Portugal, Sporting CP was 4th place while Vizela was in 8th place. Sporting CP deployed in a 3-4-2-1 formation while Vizela set up a 5-4-1 alignment.
The last preceding match between these two teams was from 20-01-2023. The match was valid for the 2022/2023 season of the Liga Portugal, and it ended with a 2-1 win for Sporting CP.
The previous encounter between these teams saw them fighting hard to stay ahead.
The Sporting CP team in the last five matches has achieved more regular results, with a total of 4 wins, compared to the Vizela team, which has no wins recently.
Teams varying in strengths and motivations.
Liga Portugal leaderboard now
The Vizela team has 40 points being in the 11th place in the Liga Portugal competition in Portugal. The overall balance is not favorable, with 15 losses, 11 wins wins and 7 draws.
In the 34th round, the team has an advantage of 1 point against the Rio Ave team, which is ranked just below in position 12. It also has 1 point less than Boavista team that is in the 10th place.
Vizela will try to profit of the home factor to get a win in spite of being ranked in the middle of the league table in the Portugal Liga Portugal and having no high ambitions or relegation concerns.
Vizela has been going through a rough patch in their recent matches, losing their last 4 matches and drawing the other. They will need to regroup and find a way to bounce back from this dip in form if they want to salvage their season.
The goal difference is not positive for Vizela: at the end of the round 33 it registers 33 goals scored against 36 taken by its goalkeeper.
Vizela’s average possession rate in the league is 45.7%, which means that the team usually can’t take the initiative in the game and has a more reactive style of play. Therefore, for this match Vizela vs Sporting CP 2022/2023, the team should make an effort to keep the possession and be able to attack the opponent.
Best goalscorer from Vizela
At the individual level, in this competition’s offensive sector, it is worth mentioning Milutin Osmajic. The Attacker has already scored 7 goals in the competition, being extremely important for Vizela, who have benefited from his performances several times to achieve essential triumphs.
Liga Portugal leaderboard now
The Sporting CP team with 71 points currently occupies the 4th place of the leaderboard, being in the qualifying place for the UEFA Conference League Qualifiers, with a campaign of 22 wins, 5 draws, and 6 losses.
In the 34th round, the team suffers a small disadvantage of 4 points compared to Sporting Braga team who occupies position 3.
Sporting CP analysis
After 33 rounds, Sporting CP has a positive ratio of goals scored and goals against. The team sums 69 goals for and 31 conceded.
Sporting CP is well-positioned in this match with Ruben Amorim as one of their coaches. This accomplished coach, who has garnered much attention among the new generation of coaches, brings a host of positive qualities and a proven record of success to the team.
A team with great aspirations and abilities in the Liga Portugal.
Ball possession above 50% usually enables teams to gain some control over their opponents. This is why the Sporting CP team typically tries to achieve an average ball possession of 63.12% to control the game.
Usually, opposing teams have little chances of beating Sporting CP when playing away, who sports a balance of 9 wins, 4 losses, and 3 draws in the Liga Portugal.
Sporting CP is a more offensive team than Vizela, having 4357 attacks vs. 3206 from Vizela, having scored 69 times, in comparison, Vizela converted into goal 33 times.
Best goalscorer from Sporting CP
Individually, the team’s most offensive player in the competition so far is Pote. The Attacker has scored 15 times in the current season and has helped Sporting CP come out with a positive result on several occasions.
It should also be noted that 6 of the goals scored by the player were from the penalty spot.
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Goals Top Betting Tips
It can also be interesting to bet on who will score in this match. The featured player of Vizela is Milutin Osmajic, who has already scored 7 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of Sporting CP is Pote, he has scored in 15 opportunities.
Between 75-90 minutes is a good time to bet as some study have shown this to be the time where most goals occur.
Taking into consideration that Sporting CP scores an average of 1.69 goals per match when playing away, we should consider the under 2.5 betting market, especially because this team usually does not concede goals when playing out of their stadium.
At the bookmaker Bet365, the market of Total Goals Under 2.5 is with great odds.
Corners Top Betting Tips
By combining the number of corners of both teams, we can see an average of 6.08 corners per game, also a market to explore to obtain good results in sports betting.
Sporting CP is usually quite offensive in their matches, and this has resulted in a high average of corner kicks in the competition. Currently, the team averages 7.06 corners per game played. Therefore, it might be interesting to bet on the over corner kicks of Sporting CP in this match.
Cards Top Betting Tips
Vizela has an average of 2.9 yellow cards per game over the 33 rounds, while Sporting CP has an average of 2.4. In other words, these teams together are averaging 5.52 yellow cards per match. Therefore, it might be a good option to bet on the ‘Over 4.5 cards’ option in this duel.
On the Vizela side, we know that it is a more aggressive team having received the red card 5 times this season, very different from Sporting CP who only saw the red card 3 times. Both the red and yellow cards market can be a good bet.
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Vizela vs Sporting CP betting tip 2022/2023: FAQ
The match will be played on May 26th, 2023, Friday.
The match will take place at the Estádio Do Vizela stadium in Caldas de Vizela.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Liga Portugal match, referring to the 2022/2023 season, and ended with a 2-1 result for Sporting CP.
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.
When analyzing football matches, it’s important to consider a variety of factors such as team form, injuries and suspensions, head-to-head records, home and away form, and tactical matchups. You can find all this information and more on Betarena. You should also take into account any external factors such as weather conditions, the importance of the match, and team motivation.
Yes, statistics can be a useful tool when analyzing football matches for betting purposes. At Betarena, we provide access to a wealth of statistical information such as team and player form, goals scored and conceded, possession percentage, shots on target, and corner kicks. However, it’s important to not rely solely on statistics and to also consider the subjective factors mentioned earlier.