Tucked into the relegation zone of the Portuguese Championship in its 2019/2020 season, Aves and Portimonense have their paths crossed this Saturday, January 18th.
The confrontation is part of the seventeenth round schedule, the last of the first round.
It will be held at the Clube Desportivo das Aves stadium, in Vila das Aves, from 12:30 pm (Brasília time).
With 18 participants, the Portuguese soccer elite division has 34 scheduled matches in its season.
At the end of the dispute, only champion has a guaranteed place in the Champions League.
The deputy has to go through the qualifiers to get there.
The same goes for vacancies for Europa League.
The third place goes straight to the key stage and the fourth has to play the selective.
The last three fall to Second Division.
The situation of birds is desperate. Of the 48 points played so far, the club has managed to win only six (two wins and 14 losses).
Thus, it has been since the start of the tournament parked at the eighteenth – last – position in the leaderboard.
The difference with Belenenses, sixteenth place and first team out of the relegation zone, is greater than the number of points that the team got.
Nine points separated them.
With five athletes in the medical department, the team had some hopeful moments in the meeting of the previous match against Benfica, the tournament leader.
He even took the lead, but lost 2-1 after a massacre.
The home owners created 28 finishing opportunities, 11 of which were on target.
The Portimonense also had in the previous match a duel against direct rival in the fight against relegation.
Received Paços de Ferreira, fifteenth place with 15 points, but was equal equality without goals.
With this, it remained in seventeenth position, the first in the region of sticking.
Has 14 points (two wins, eight losses and six draws).
As a visitor, even comparatively better performance.
It is the thirteenth place in the Premier League ranking that takes into account only the results that teams get outside their domains.
Of the 24 points he played in column two he won seven (one win, four draws and three losses) having scored five goals and conceded 11.
Offensive production has been a problem for Portimonense.
With 12 goals, the team presents the third worst attack of the Portuguese Championship.
Football Prediction of the Day Aves vs Portimonense
The game is more important for Aves, since the team has no margin to lose points against rivals of its level, than for Portimonense. This should make the club face the match as final and make the prognosis for the success of the home owners is indicated as a good guess for the match for the last round of the 2019/2020 Portuguese League first round.
Bet Tips: Aves