Tip Estoril - Vitoria Guimaraes
Estoril Praia heads to the second week of the Portuguese top flight with the unwanted distinction of the team with the biggest loss so far in the season, having lost 0 – 4 in their opening game, against FC Porto, a stat they will be hoping to correct when they host Vitoria Guimaraes on Monday 14th August. Bottom of the table side Estoril has lost twice and won thrice in their last five outings and will be hoping to get a first win over Guimaraes since 2014. Playing at home, they have as well managed three wins and two losses in the last five, scoring 10 and conceding six. They have five losses in their last 10 home matches, and one clean sheet in the last five at home. Guimaraes won their opening game of the season after their loss to Benfica in the Super Cup clash. They head to this game on a run of three wins and two losses in the last five outings. Playing away from home they have managed two wins and three losses in the last five matches scoring eight and conceding 13. They also have one clean sheet in the last five away matches and four losses in the last 10 away matches. Head to head, the two sides have met 15 times and Estoril have three wins, Guimaraes eight.
Key points Estoril - Vitoria Guimaraes
Estoril have five losses in their last 10 home matches.
Guimaraes have four losses in the last 10 away matches
Estoril last beat Guimaraes in 2014.
Conclusion Estoril - Vitoria Guimaraes
Guimaraes have been the dominant side in these two teams’ meetings and heading to this clash they hold the best run of form plus the fact that they have not lost in this clash since 2014. They will be buoyed by the fact that they had a winning start to the campaign though they have conceded more than they have scored in their last five away matches. Estoril have only kept one clean sheet in their last five home matches but they have registered an average of two goals per game in the last five home games. They may get a goal or two in this clash but they will be outscored by Guimaraes.