Maritimo vs Santa Clara Prediction & Tips
MarItimo and Santa Clara face at Estádio dos Barreiros, in a match for the 18 th round of the Primeira Liga. In the last head ‑ to ‑ head between these teams in this competition, on 20‑09‑2020, Santa Clara won at home by (2‑0). The recent head ‑ to ‑ head record favors the home team, who have won 3, tied 1 and lost 1 in the last 5 matches. In this match the home advantage may play an important role, since Santa Clara presents significant differences between home and away performances. home and as a visitor.
The home team is currently in 11th place, with 17 points won, after 5 wins, 2 draws and 10 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost away to Vitória SC by (1‑0). In the last match, they lost at home to Sporting CP by (0‑2). This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 matches they have registered 6 wins and 9 losses as a visitor, with 18 goals scored and 21 conceded, against 5 wins, 6 draws and 4 losses at home, with 16 goals scored and 16 conceded. In the last 8 home matches for the championship, Marítimo has recorded 2 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses, having won 8 points out of 24 possible. In their home league matches, the most frequent scorer at halftime was 0-0 (4 out of 8 matches). The team has conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition, for which reason it hasn’t been very strong defensively. In 17 matches in this competition, he suffered the first goal 8 times and only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard.
The Marítimo team has been making a globally balanced campaign for their fight for permanence, reaching this 18th round of Liga NOS to occupy the 11th place of the classification table, with a record of 17 points, one behind Nacional da Madeira and Tondela, and just three above the relegation zone. Last Friday, the team guided by the Brazilian Milton Mendes aggravated the moment of crisis of results, by suffering the fourth consecutive defeat (the third in Liga NOS), against Sporting (0-2), with two goals to open each one of the halves of the match, in a game where Marítimo managed little or nothing to disturb his opponent’s goalpost.
The visiting team is currently in 7th place, with 22 points won, after 6 wins, 4 draws and 7 losses. In the penultimate match, they won at home against Belenenses by (2‑0). In the last match, they tied for Farense by (1‑1). This is a team that, curiously, presents more positive results away than at home, since in the last 30 games it registers 8 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses as a visitor, with a total of 24 goals scored and 16 conceded. At home, he won 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses, with a total of 18 goals scored and 18 conceded. In the league, Santa Clara won 14 points out of 27 possible points, after 4 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses in the last 9 home matches. Defensive solidity has not been their strong point, as they have conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 games, but their offense has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 games for this competition. In 17 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 10 times and never managed to turn the score. There are 1 periods that stand out in the last 14 matches played as a visitor for all competitions: they have suffered 5 of their 14 goals between minutes (31′ ‑ 45 ‘).
The Santa Clara team has managed to stand out among the lot of candidates for the fight for maintenance and reaches the first round of the second round of the championship to occupy a late 7th place in the overall classification table, with 22 record points, more one than Moreirense and with an eight point advantage for the maintenance zone. Last Thursday, the team led by Daniel Ramos reached the third consecutive game without knowing the taste of defeat in championship games, by leaving with a point in the pocket of the visit to the field of Farense (1-1). Despite leaving for the interval at a disadvantage, Santa Clara reacted well in the second 45 minutes and reached the tie relatively quickly (63 ’), in a penalty charged by Carlos Júnior.
Maritimo – Santa Clara FREE TIPS
Santa Clara – Win @ 3.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90