Foot Predictions shows the confrontation of the First League on Sunday, between Paços de Ferreira and Vitória de Guimarães, including hunches, preview and possible lineups.
Intriguing game happens between the teams of the first half of the table of the First League this Sunday, as fifth place Pacos Ferreira sixth placed host Guimarães to win.
Although the two teams have enjoyed good seasons so far, both seek to return to winning ways, with the hosts having not won for two games in the championship, while Vitória has not won for four games in the first division.
Last time, the hosts lost 2-0 away from the league leader Sporting Lisbon, with goals from Joao mario and Joao Palhinha solving the game.
Before that, PepaThe team’s team drew goalless with Portimonense, 12th place, which ended a series of six consecutive Premier League wins.
In that round, Os Castores recorded victories over Rio Ave, Belenenses, Marítimo, Gil Vicente, Tondela and, most impressively, Braga, scoring 13 goals in that period and suffering just two.
As a result, Pepa’s men now boast one of the Premier League’s best defensive records, with only two teams in the division suffering less than the 16 goals they scored.
However, the team will try to win again here, after two matches without winning in the championship.
They face Vitória, who will try to end their winning streak, after not having won a victory in the last four league matches.
The team looked set to seal an important victory last time when they received striker Farense, but the visitors managed to secure a point.
After an hour, with Farense reduced to 10 men, Vitória won by 2 to 1 thanks to goals from Pepelu and Marcus Edwards, but visitors matched through Nikola Stojiljkovic with 10 minutes to go.
This would have been a very disappointing result for Joao henriques, who will feel that his team should have held the three points against one of the weakest teams in the league, who had Alex Pinto Expelled.
Before this draw, the Guimarães team comfortably defeated 3-1 at home to Rio Ave, with Ricardo Quaresma pulling a goal in the 75th minute with his side losing 2-0 before Gelson Dala immediately restored the advantage of two goals from the visitors.
Despite the disappointing recent form, Henriques’ team still has a seven point advantage over seventh placed Moreirense, while a victory on Sunday would put them on equal points with their opponent, surpassing Pacos de Ferreira in the table thanks to the points in the direct confrontation rule .
They will be encouraged by the reverse game earlier this season, when Andre Andre scored a penalty to take Vitória to a 1-0 home win over the Beavers, and Henriques hopes his team can repeat the result here.
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Paços de Ferreira has no injury for this game, aside from the sideline Jorge silva, who remains out with a long-standing ligament injury.
However, forward Douglas Tanque will miss this game due to punishment, having seen the fifth yellow card of the season in the defeat by Sporting de Lisboa.
In your absence, João Pedro can be called up to play against his old club, with the Portuguese striker from Vitória last summer.
The Beavers broke his transfer record to bring in the midfielder Stephen Eustaquio of Cruz Azul in January, and the Canadian international should start again in this match.
Vitória continues without several injured players, with midfielders Jacob Maddox and Joseph Amoah out of contention, right-back Silvio.
Henriques shook the squad for the last game, with wingers Ricardo Quaresma and Janeiro signing Ruben Lameiras fell into the bank.
In his absence, Marcus Edwards debuted and scored his third goal of the season in the league, betting on another debut in this game.
Their line will be led by Oscar Estupinan, who scored six goals and watched nine games for Vitória this season.
Possible initial lineup of Pacos de Ferreira:
Jordi; Fonseca, Marcelo, Baixinho, Rebocho; Eustáquio, Diaby, Carlos; Ferreira, Pedro, Singh
Possible initial line-up for Vitória de Guimarães:
Varela; Sacko, Fernandes, Mumin, Mensah; Almeida, Pepelu, Andre; Edwards, Estupinan, Lent
Probability: Paços de Ferreira 1-1 Vitória de Guimarães
We see that this is a very disputed game between the two teams in very similar circumstances, and we hope that the teams will share the points at the Estádio da Mata Real, in a 1-1 stiffly disputed draw.
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