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Early leaders Gil Vicente travel to Portimonense on Sunday in the second game week of the Primeira Liga season.
Both teams ended up in the bottom half of the table last season and Portimonense finished just one point from relegation playoffs, so they’re looking to improve this year.
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Paulo Sergios team traveled to Vitoria de Guimaraes for the opening round and started thanks to a late goal from. successful in the 2021/22 season His.
The 23-year-old’s goal in the 86th minute was Portimonense’s first shot on goal, so the win wasn’t as convincing as most of the chances fell on the home side.
Beto was the club’s top scorer last season, scoring eleven times in the Primeira Liga. His goal on matchday one helped him hit the bull’s eye five games before the start of last season.
Brazilian goalkeeper Samuel will be satisfied with the goal he conceded from the first game as he had to save three times against Guimaraes and will try to build on the nine goals he earned last year.
The club is entering Portugal’s top division for the fifth season in a row – the longest season since the 1980s – and aiming to emulate the 2017-18 season by finishing 10th.
Gil Vicente were one of three teams to win 3-0 last week, giving the team a perfect start to the season and a dominant performance to build on.
Fran scored in the first three minutes at the Estadio Cidade de Barcelos Samuel Lino doubled Gil Vicente’s lead at halftime.
That game was sealed just 10 minutes after the restart when Fran completed his brace and made a great first impression on his new fans who only joined the club this summer.
On the way to the game on Sunday Ricardo SoaresThe team will want to repeat their performance from last week when they dominated possession and scored six shots on goal.
Gil Vicente won the first meeting of the two teams during the 2020/21 season, but Portimonense followed with a 4-1 win over Vicente in February.
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Portimonenses back four in front of goalkeeper Samuel scored high ratings after the opening win and the conceded goal, and the unit out Filipe Revas, Willyan, Lucas Possignolo and Fahd Moufi expected to start again on Sunday.
Winger Fabricio was sent off due to injury after 38 minutes against Guimaraes and is likely to be absent with his Brazilian compatriot this week Anderson Oliveira expected to start.
Aylton Boa Morte set the stage for Beto’s first-week winner, and Sergio is hoping the two can face Gil Vicente again.
The guests are expected to set up the same starting line-up that won convincingly last Sunday, with striker Fran identified as a key player for the Soares side.
midfield player Pedrinho made two assists against Boavista and will be an important figure for Gil Vicente when it comes to creating opportunities in front of goal.
It was a whole new look on the defensive last week for Gil Vicente as a goalkeeper Stanislav Kritsyuk, be right back Ze Carlos and center-back Lucas Ferrugem all stayed at their league debut for the club to zero.
Portimonense possible starting line-up:
Samuel; Relvas, Willyan, Possignolo, Moufi; Luquinha, Sa, Fernandes; Oliveira, Beto, Morte
Gil Vicente possible starting line-up:
Kritsyuk; Talocha, Fernandes, Ferrugem, Carlos; Pedrinho, Carvalho, Fujimoto; Lino, Fran, Aouacheria
Probability: Portimonense 1-2 Gil Vicente
Both teams scored three points on matchday one, but Gil Vicente’s performance and result were more dominant than Portimonense, who only scored one shot on goal.
Portimonense’s win last week shows the team’s ability to perform, but the away team are expected to have more possession against Portimonense on Sunday.
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