Foot Predictions shows the confrontation of the First League on Monday between Marítimo and Porto, including hunches, preview and possible lineups.
Harbor turn your attention to the league on Monday night when you travel to Maritime, who sit in the bottom three places in the Premier League table.
Sergio ConceicaoThe team’s team recorded an impressive Champions League victory over Juventus on Wednesday, while Maritimo suffered their fifth consecutive league loss to Tondela last time.
Marítimo comes to this game with a difficult phase, having lost the last five games of the championship, the last of which was a 2-1 defeat at Tondela.
Diederrick Joel Tagueu drew for Os Verde-Rubros at halftime after a Jhon Murillo goal for the home owners, before Mario Gonzalez scored at the start of the second half to seal the three points for Tondela.
This followed another 2-1 loss to Milton Mendesof the men, when they were defeated by the eighth ranked Santa Clara, with Tagueu giving the lead to his team in the penalty kick, before goals in the last 15 minutes of Crysan and Carlos turned the game upside down.
His losing streak saw Maritimo fall among the bottom three in the First League, currently occupying the place in the relegation playoffs.
This is due to difficulties in attack and defense, with only four teams scoring less than their 18 goals, while four teams conceded more than the 28 that Mendes’ team did this season.
Although the Brazilian is concerned about the bad combination, his team is not isolated in the last division, as they drew with Farense in 15th place.
This will be encouraging for Os Verde-Rubros, as they can quickly rise from the last three if they manage to reverse their bad form, however, this game presents a very difficult challenge, as it receives a team from Porto that is second in the division. .
Porto secured an impressive victory last time, defeating Juventus 2-1 in the first leg of the Champions League round of 16.
Mehdi Taremi put the Dragons ahead after two minutes and their attacking partner Moussa Marega doubled the advantage just after the break, before Federico Chiesa saved an away goal for the Italian team, reducing the deficit in half before the second leg.
However, he has faltered in the league recently, drawing the last three games in the top flight.
More recently, Conceição’s team redeemed a point by returning from 2-0 to draw with Boavista, thanks to a goal from Taremi and a goal in the end Sergio Oliveira feather.
Before that, the current champions of the First League beat Braga 2-0, through Oliveira and Taremi, before the third place snatched a point in the end, courtesy of a Fransergio strike and 94 minutes Nicolas Gaitan equalizer.
Conceição’s men currently have the best attack in the First League, with no team in the division equaling the 43 goals they scored this season.
However, as a result of the three consecutive draws, the Dragons fell 10 points behind the championship leader, Sporting de Lisboa, and Conceição is desperate to win again here and put pressure on the capital’s team, which is cruising towards title that Porto won last season.
First League Maritime Form: WLLLLL
Maritime Form (all competitions): LLLLLL
Form of Porto First League: DWWDDD
Porto form (all competitions): WDDDDW
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Marítimo will be without the gunner Rodrigo Pinho, who remains out due to an ankle injury, after scoring seven Premier League goals this season, including two goals against Porto earlier in the season.
During their absences, Os Verde-Rubros has struggled to find the goals, but Diederrick Joel Tagueu comes to this game after scoring in the last two matches, which gives him some confidence.
Porto should have a full squad to choose from, in addition to the central defender Ivan Marcano, who remains out with a ligament injury.
Moussa Marega and Mehdi Taremi are expected to lead the line for the Dragons again in this tie, with the pair having a total of 15 goals and 10 assists in the Premier League action in this campaign.
About that, Chancel Mbemba and Pepe He will be a double at the heart of Conceição’s defense, after the pair again impressed in their victory over Juventus on Wednesday.
Possible initial lineup of the Maritimo:
Secco; Winck, Karo, Junior, Africo, Hermes; Macedo, Jean, Bambock; Tagueu, Guitane
Possible initial lineup of Porto:
Marchesin; Manafa, Mbemba, Pepe, Sanusi; Corona, Uribe, Oliveira, Diaz; Marega, Taremi
Probability: Maritime 0-3 Porto
Given the terrible shape of the Marítimo, we see that this is a very routine victory for the visitors, despite the recent fights in the championship.
Porto’s set of offensive talents must have more than enough to take down a defense of the Marítimo who has been fighting to keep the teams out, and we hope that he will register several goals in this game, towards a great victory.
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