Porto vs Santa Clara Prediction, Odds & Betting Tips 15/04/2023

FC Porto
15/04/23 - 20:30

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Santa Clara

FC Porto - Santa Clara

Portugal Primeira Liga - Estadio do Dragao

* Betting odds were correct at the time of publication but are subject to change.

Portugal look to make up further ground in the Portuguese Primeira Liga title race when they go up against Santa Clara at the Estadio Do Dragao. This Porto vs Santa Clara prediction looks at the late kick-off on April 15.

Porto vs Santa Clara – Best Predictions & Free Betting Tips

Porto were able to get a huge boost in the title race after beating Benfica 2-1 away from home. The result has reduced the deficit at the top of the table to 7 points. Santa Clara have just hit a new low of eight consecutive losses following the 1-0 defeat against Vizela.

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Porto to win 3-0

Porto come into the game with back-to-back victories including the most crucial one of beating Benfica. The result has done well to put Porto in a psychological advantage when it comes to the title race. Santa Clara might have drawn against Porto in the reverse fixture back in October, but they stand very little chance of making something out of this match. The Porto vs Santa Clara betting tips expect Santa Clara to succumb to a ninth consecutive defeat.

Mehdi Taremi to score anytime

Mehdi Taremi has been the top scorer at Porto through the campaign. Apart from scoring 14 goals in the Portuguese Primeira Liga, the 30-year-old has also made a big impact in the Champions League with five goals in just seven games. He comes into the fixture after having scored the winner in the recent success over Benfica. This Porto vs Santa Clara prediction would opt for the Iranian to score anytime in the game.

Top H2H Stats, Recent Form, and Odds for Porto vs Santa Clara Match

Here are the top stats for the game along with a tool to help you pick the best odds.

Head to Head

04/11/23

Portugal Primeira Liga Portugal

Chaves

Chaves

Benfica

Benfica

0

2

15/04/23

Portugal Primeira Liga Portugal

Chaves

Chaves

Benfica

Benfica

1

0

29/10/22

Portugal Primeira Liga Portugal

Benfica

Benfica

Chaves

Chaves

5

0

25/02/19

Portugal Primeira Liga Portugal

Benfica

Benfica

Chaves

Chaves

4

0

27/09/18

Portugal Primeira Liga Portugal

Chaves

Chaves

Benfica

Benfica

2

2

Last Five - Chaves

07/04/24

Portugal Primeira Liga Portugal

Portimonense

Portimonense

Chaves

Chaves

3

2

L

29/03/24

Portugal Primeira Liga Portugal

Benfica

Benfica

Chaves

Chaves

1

0

L

17/03/24

Portugal Primeira Liga Portugal

Guimaraes

Guimaraes

Chaves

Chaves

2

1

L

11/03/24

Portugal Primeira Liga Portugal

Gil Vicente

Gil Vicente

Chaves

Chaves

0

0

D

01/03/24

Portugal Primeira Liga Portugal

Arouca

Arouca

Chaves

Chaves

5

1

L

Last Five - Benfica

11/04/24

UEFA Europa League UEL

Marseille

Marseille

Benfica

Benfica

1

2

W

06/04/24

Portugal Primeira Liga Portugal

Sporting

Sporting

Benfica

Benfica

2

1

L

02/04/24

Portugal Cup Portugal

Sporting

Sporting

Benfica

Benfica

2

2

D

29/03/24

Portugal Primeira Liga Portugal

Chaves

Chaves

Benfica

Benfica

0

1

W

17/03/24

Portugal Primeira Liga Portugal

Casa Pia

Casa Pia

Benfica

Benfica

0

1

W

These may be some of the best stats regarding the upcoming match between Porto and Santa Clara. Now, let us take a look at the odds and probabilities for the game.

Porto odds: 11/100 (1.11) – 90.1%

Draw odds: 39/5 (8.80) – 11.4%

Santa Clara odds: 21/1 (22.00) – 4.5%

The hosts are the favourites to win the match in the Porto vs Santa Clara odds. One of the best options would be opt for a 3-0 victory to Porto, which can be picked up at 21/5 (5.20) – 19.2%. The potential for witnessing goals from Mehdi Taremi at score anytime in the game is also quite high. It can be picked up at 5/6 (1.83) – 54.5%.

Porto vs Santa Clara: Team News, Line-Ups, & Form Analysis

Porto:

Porto have rekindled the title race with a recent win over Benfica, who also have other commitments to worry about. The seven-point deficit to Benfica means that destiny is still out of Porto’s hands but it does put the team in a very good position going into the remaining few matches of the season.

Predicted Line-Up:

Diogo Costa, Wilson Manafa, Pepe, Ivan Marcano, Wendell, Otavio, Marko Grujic, Andres Mateus Uribe, Wenderson Galeno, Mehdi Taremi, Pepe

Santa Clara:

Santa Clara are coming into the game after the loss against Vizela. It has been eight consecutive losses which have put Santa Clara at the bottom of the table. The best hope for Santa Clara will be to catch Maritimo, who are four points ahead, in the 16th place.

Predicted Line-Up:

Gabriel Batista, Pierre Sagna, Ygor Nogueira, Adriano Firmino, Nunes Fagundes, Costinha, Kennedy Kofi Boateng, Allano, Kento Misao, Andrezinho, Matheus Babi

Player to Watch: Pepe Aquino

Pepe Aquino has been a key player for Porto over the last couple of matches. The 26-year-old has come up with six assists and four goals in the league this season, but his recent form has been very good. The Brazilian has been able to produce man of the match performances in the away games against Braga and Benfica.

Starting Line-Ups:

Starting lineups are usually released 60 minutes before kick-off.

FC Porto

FC Porto
4-2-3-1
99
Diogo Costa
pt
18
Wilson Manafa
pt
3
Pepe
pt
5
Ivan Marcano
es
22
Wendell
br
46
Stephen Eustaquio
ca
8
Mateus Uribe
co
11
Pepe Aquino Cossa
br
25
Otavio
pt
13
Wenderson Galeno
br
29
Toni Martinez
es
Substitutes
87
Bernardo Pereira Folha
pt
19
Danny Namaso Loader
gb
70
Goncalo Borges
pt
17
Rodrigo Conceicao
pt
20
Andre Franco
pt
12
Zaidu Sanusi
ng
30
Evanilson
br
2
Fabio Cardoso
pt
14
Claudio Ramos
pt

Santa Clara

Santa Clara
4-3-3
12
Gabriel Batista
br
95
Pierre Sagna
fr
2
Nogueira
br
4
Kennedy Boateng
gh
32
Matheus Nunes Fagundes De Araujo
br
11
Costinha
pt
6
Jordao
pt
20
Adriano
br
10
Ricardinho
pt
39
Matheus Babi
br
7
Allano
br
Substitutes
49
Gabriel Silva
br
74
Marcos Guillermo Diaz
ar
22
Filip Stevanovic
rs
21
Andrezinho
pt
13
Diogo Calila
pt
24
Walter Gonzalez
py
9
Kyosuke Tagawa
jp
19
Bruno Filipe Pereira Soares Almeida
pt
44
Italo Fernando Assis Goncalves
br

Portuguese Primeira Liga Complete Table

Liga Portugal
# Team P W D L +/- Points
1 Sporting

Sporting

28 24 2 2 56 74
2 Benfica

Benfica

28 21 4 3 39 67
3 FC Porto

FC Porto

28 18 4 6 30 58
4 Braga

Braga

28 17 5 6 20 56
5 Guimaraes

Guimaraes

28 17 5 6 16 56
6 Moreirense

Moreirense

28 12 7 9 0 43
7 Arouca

Arouca

28 12 4 12 10 40
8 Famalicao

Famalicao

27 8 10 9 -4 34
9 Casa Pia

Casa Pia

28 8 7 13 -12 31
10 SC Farense

SC Farense

28 8 6 14 -3 30
11 Boavista

Boavista

28 7 8 13 -20 29
12 Rio Ave

Rio Ave

28 5 14 9 -6 29
13 Estoril

Estoril

28 8 5 15 -6 29
14 Gil Vicente

Gil Vicente

29 7 7 15 -12 28
15 Estrela

Estrela

28 6 9 13 -14 27
16 Portimonense

Portimonense

28 7 5 16 -30 26
17 Vizela

Vizela

28 4 9 15 -31 21
18 Chaves

Chaves

28 4 7 17 -33 19

Questions about Porto vs Santa Clara

Porto vs Santa Clara Prediction

Where is the match scheduled? Estadio Do Dragao

When does this match start? 15th April 2023 at 20:30 GMT

Which team is the favourite to win? Porto


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