# Division Analysis

** In this article we will analyse the following games: **

** Pacos Ferreira vs Farense at 20 April 2021**** Sp Braga vs Boavista at 21 April 2021**** Santa Clara vs Moreirense at 21 April 2021**** Maritimo vs Rio Ave at 21 April 2021**** Sp Lisbon vs Belenenses at 22 April 2021**** Portimonense vs Benfica at 22 April 2021**** Gil Vicente vs Famalicao at 22 April 2021**** Tondela vs Nacional at 22 April 2021**

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Pacos Ferreira vs Farense at 20 Apr 2021

In this section we will analyze the game between **Pacos Ferreira** and **Farense** for **Primeira Liga (Portugal)**, which will take place on **20 Apr 2021.**

The average bookmakers odds for this game and our odds based on expected goals equations calculation are :

Outcome |
Book |
Ours |
Val % |

Pacos Ferreira |
2.36 |
1.76 |
14.4 |

Draw |
3.16 |
4.07 |
-7.1 |

Farense |
3.10 |
5.38 |
-13.7 |

Over 2.5 |
2.33 |
2.17 |
3.2 |

Under 2.5 |
1.60 |
1.86 |
-8.7 |

As you can see we have positive expected value at **Pacos Ferreira, Over 2.5 (14.4 %, 3.2 %)** so let’s further analyze the game.

From the table of monthly allocation of Over 2.5 goals and Goal-Goals percentages for the division, we estimate that the Over 2.5 goals percentage **increases significantly, 5.5%.**

We can use these observations as an auxiliary factor in our game analysis.

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Basic data and latest results

**Pacos Ferreira** in the **last six** matches had 2 wins, no draws, 4 defeats, and gathered 6 points, 33.3% of the total available.

In these matches, Pacos Ferreira scored in 2 of them and received at least one goal in 5 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 3 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 3 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 1 of them both teams scored, and in 5 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Pacos Ferreira** in the **last three matches** had no wins, no draws, 3 defeats, and gathered 0 points, 0.0% of the total available.

In these matches, Pacos Ferreira** didn’t score to any of them**** but didn’t manage to keep a clean sheet.**

Regarding the goals number, 1 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 2 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also,** at least one team didn’t score to all of them.**

Now, let’s look at Pacos Ferreira’s performance** at home**.

Pacos Ferreira,** at home**, had 9 wins, 2 draws, 2 defeats, and gathered 29 points, 74.4% of the total available.

In these matches, Pacos Ferreira scored in 10 of them and received at least one goal in 8 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 7 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 6 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 6 of them both teams scored, and in 7 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Pacos Ferreira was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

16 Apr |
Boavista |
A |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

10 Apr |
Benfica |
H |
0 |
5 |
L |
O |
N |

04 Apr |
Famalicao |
A |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

20 Mar |
Moreirense |
H |
3 |
0 |
W |
O |
N |

14 Mar |
Porto |
A |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

05 Mar |
Nacional |
H |
2 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

27 Feb |
Santa Clara |
A |
0 |
3 |
L |
O |
N |

21 Feb |
Guimaraes |
H |
2 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

**Farense** in the **last six** matches had one win, no draws, 5 defeats, and gathered 3 points, 16.7% of the total available.

In these matches, Farense scored in 2 of them and received at least one goal in 5 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 1 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 5 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 1 of them both teams scored, and in 5 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Farense** in the **last three matches** had no wins, no draws, 3 defeats, and gathered 0 points, 0.0% of the total available.

In these matches, Farense scored in 1 of them** but didn’t manage to keep a clean sheet.**

Regarding the goals number, 1 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 2 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 1 of them both teams scored, and in 2 of them at least one team didn’t score.

Now, let’s look at Farense’s performance** as a guest**.

Farense,** as a guest**, had 2 wins, 3 draws, 8 defeats, and gathered 9 points, 23.1% of the total available.

In these matches, Farense scored in 5 of them and received at least one goal in 11 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 3 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 10 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 4 of them both teams scored, and in 9 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Farense was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

16 Apr |
Sp Lisbon |
H |
0 |
1 |
L |
U |
N |

10 Apr |
Maritimo |
A |
0 |
1 |
L |
U |
N |

05 Apr |
Sp Braga |
H |
1 |
2 |
L |
O |
G |

21 Mar |
Boavista |
A |
1 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

13 Mar |
Belenenses |
H |
0 |
1 |
L |
U |
N |

07 Mar |
Rio Ave |
A |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

27 Feb |
Famalicao |
A |
0 |
0 |
D |
U |
N |

21 Feb |
Benfica |
H |
0 |
0 |
D |
U |
N |

The form score for the **Pacos Ferreira** is **-0.6** and for the **Farense** is **-0.681.**

The home dynamic for the **Pacos Ferreira** is **0.801** and the dynamic as a guest for the **Farense** is **-0.511.**

The offensive ability for the **Pacos Ferreira** is **-0.704** and for the **Farense** is **-0.565.**

Finally, the defensive ability for the **Pacos Ferreira** is **-0.554** and for the **Farense** is **-0.626.**

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The first graph shows the probabilities for each team to score **exactly** 0,1,2 or 3+ goals and the second the probabilities of the total goals in the game.

In the first graph the blue line is for home team, **Pacos Ferreira** and the red line for guest team, **Farense. **

In the second graph the red line is the book’s estimations and the blue line is our estimations regarding total goals number. The vertical line is the 2.5 goals limit.

Below are the percentages for each team to score exactly 0,1,2 or 3+ goals gathered in a table.

Team |
No-G |
1 gl |
2 gls |
3+ gls |

Pacos Ferreira |
19% |
31% |
26% |
24% |

Farense |
44% |
36% |
14% |
6% |

According to odds offered, the bookies expect (on average) **Pacos Ferreira** to score **1.2 ** goals and **Farense** to score **0.99 ** goals.

So, they expect a total of **2.18** goals in the game and both teams to straggle for victory in an very competitive match, expected goals difference is **0.21** on average.

According to our calculations, we expect (on average) **Pacos Ferreira** to score **1.55 ** goals and **Farense** to score **0.83 ** goals.

So, we expect a total of **2.38** goals in the game and the home team **Pacos Ferreira ** to win by **0.72** goals margin on average.

Another helpfull table presents the odds of various outcomes regarding goals number.

Goals |
Odds |
Goals |
Odds |

0 |
12.20 |
0-1 |
3.48 |

1 |
4.88 |
2-3 |
1.98 |

2 |
3.97 |
4+ |
4.83 |

3 |
3.95 |
Ov 1.5 |
1.40 |

4 |
7.04 |
Un 1.5 |
3.48 |

5 |
20.41 |
Ov 2.5 |
2.17 |

6+ |
62.50 |
Un 2.5 |
1.86 |

Gg |
2.18 |
Ov 3.5 |
4.83 |

NoG |
1.85 |
Un 3.5 |
1.26 |

The blue color indicates the best and the red color the worst scenario for each outcome.

if game ends at |
-1- |
-X- |
-2- |

0-1 goals |
2.11 |
3.50 |
4.16 |

2-3 goals |
1.62 |
4.43 |
6.39 |

4+ goals |
1.74 |
4.06 |
5.59 |

Ov 1.5 |
1.65 |
4.32 |
6.14 |

Un 1.5 |
2.11 |
3.50 |
4.16 |

Ov 2.5 |
1.45 |
9.02 |
5.05 |

Un 2.5 |
2.16 |
2.75 |
5.73 |

Ov 3.5 |
1.74 |
4.06 |
5.59 |

Un 3.5 |
1.77 |
4.04 |
5.35 |

Goal-Goal |
2.14 |
2.78 |
5.80 |

No Goal |
1.53 |
6.60 |
5.10 |

G-G+Ov 2.5 |
1.61 |
6.75 |
4.35 |

NG+Un 2.5 |
1.71 |
6.60 |
4.52 |

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Sp Braga vs Boavista at 21 Apr 2021

In this section we will analyze the game between **Sp Braga** and **Boavista** for **Primeira Liga (Portugal)**, which will take place on **21 Apr 2021.**

The average bookmakers odds for this game and our odds based on expected goals equations calculation are :

Outcome |
Book |
Ours |
Val % |

Sp Braga |
1.46 |
2.15 |
-22.0 |

Draw |
4.22 |
3.70 |
3.3 |

Boavista |
6.84 |
3.79 |
11.8 |

Over 2.5 |
1.88 |
2.36 |
-10.8 |

Under 2.5 |
1.92 |
1.73 |
5.7 |

As you can see we have positive expected value at **Draw, Boavista, Under 2.5 (3.3 %, 11.8 %, 5.7 %)** so let’s further analyze the game.

From the table of monthly allocation of Over 2.5 goals and Goal-Goals percentages for the division, we estimate that the Over 2.5 goals percentage **increases significantly, 5.5%.**

We can use these observations as an auxiliary factor in our game analysis.

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Basic data and latest results

**Sp Braga** in the **last six** matches had 2 wins, 3 draws,one defeat and gathered 9 points, 50.0% of the total available.

In these matches, Sp Braga scored in 4 of them and received at least one goal in 4 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 3 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 3 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 3 of them both teams scored, and in 3 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Sp Braga** in the **last three matches** had one win, 2 draws, no defeats. and gathered 5 points, 55.6% of the total available.

In these matches, Sp Braga scored in 2 of them and received at least one goal in 2 of the last three games

Regarding the goals number, 1 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 2 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 2 of them both teams scored, and in 1 of them at least one team didn’t score.

Now, let’s look at Sp Braga’s performance** at home**.

Sp Braga,** at home**, had 9 wins, 2 draws, 2 defeats, and gathered 29 points, 74.4% of the total available.

In these matches, Sp Braga scored in 11 of them and received at least one goal in 8 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 7 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 6 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 6 of them both teams scored, and in 7 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Sp Braga was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

17 Apr |
Rio Ave |
A |
0 |
0 |
D |
U |
N |

11 Apr |
Belenenses |
H |
1 |
1 |
D |
U |
G |

05 Apr |
Farense |
A |
2 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

21 Mar |
Benfica |
H |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

15 Mar |
Famalicao |
A |
2 |
2 |
D |
O |
G |

09 Mar |
Guimaraes |
H |
3 |
0 |
W |
O |
N |

28 Feb |
Nacional |
A |
2 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

21 Feb |
Tondela |
H |
4 |
2 |
W |
O |
G |

**Boavista** in the **last six** matches had 3 wins, one draw, 2 defeats, and gathered 10 points, 55.6% of the total available.

In these matches, Boavista scored in 4 of them and received at least one goal in 3 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 2 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 4 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 1 of them both teams scored, and in 5 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Boavista** in the **last three matches** had 2 wins, one draw, no defeats. and gathered 7 points, 77.8% of the total available.

In these matches, Boavista** scored in all of them** and received at least one goal in 1 of the last three games

Regarding the goals number, 1 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 2 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 1 of them both teams scored, and in 2 of them at least one team didn’t score.

Now, let’s look at Boavista’s performance** as a guest**.

Boavista,** as a guest**, had 2 wins, 7 draws, 4 defeats, and gathered 13 points, 33.3% of the total available.

In these matches, Boavista scored in 10 of them and received at least one goal in 10 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 7 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 6 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 9 of them both teams scored, and in 4 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Boavista was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

16 Apr |
Pacos Ferreira |
H |
2 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

10 Apr |
Rio Ave |
H |
3 |
3 |
D |
O |
G |

04 Apr |
Belenenses |
A |
2 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

21 Mar |
Farense |
H |
0 |
1 |
L |
U |
N |

13 Mar |
Benfica |
A |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

06 Mar |
Famalicao |
H |
3 |
0 |
W |
O |
N |

26 Feb |
Guimaraes |
A |
1 |
2 |
L |
O |
G |

19 Feb |
Moreirense |
H |
1 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

The form score for the **Sp Braga** is **0.098** and for the **Boavista** is **0.2.**

The home dynamic for the **Sp Braga** is **0.602** and the dynamic as a guest for the **Boavista** is **-0.422.**

The offensive ability for the **Sp Braga** is **0.13** and for the **Boavista** is **0.278.**

Finally, the defensive ability for the **Sp Braga** is **-0.067** and for the **Boavista** is **0.191.**

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The first graph shows the probabilities for each team to score **exactly** 0,1,2 or 3+ goals and the second the probabilities of the total goals in the game.

In the first graph the blue line is for home team, **Sp Braga** and the red line for guest team, **Boavista. **

In the second graph the red line is the book’s estimations and the blue line is our estimations regarding total goals number. The vertical line is the 2.5 goals limit.

Below are the percentages for each team to score exactly 0,1,2 or 3+ goals gathered in a table.

Team |
No-G |
1 gl |
2 gls |
3+ gls |

Sp Braga |
26% |
34% |
22% |
18% |

Boavista |
42% |
30% |
21% |
7% |

According to odds offered, the bookies expect (on average) **Sp Braga** to score **1.93 ** goals and **Boavista** to score **0.63 ** goals.

So, they expect a total of **2.56** goals in the game and the home team **Sp Braga ** to win by **1.3** goals margin on average.

According to our calculations, we expect (on average) **Sp Braga** to score **1.32 ** goals and **Boavista** to score **0.94 ** goals.

So, we expect a total of **2.26** goals in the game and the home team **Sp Braga ** to win by **0.38** goals margin on average.

Another helpfull table presents the odds of various outcomes regarding goals number.

Goals |
Odds |
Goals |
Odds |

0 |
9.26 |
0-1 |
3.06 |

1 |
4.57 |
2-3 |
2.08 |

2 |
4.00 |
4+ |
5.21 |

3 |
4.33 |
Ov 1.5 |
1.49 |

4 |
8.00 |
Un 1.5 |
3.06 |

5 |
18.52 |
Ov 2.5 |
2.36 |

6+ |
76.92 |
Un 2.5 |
1.73 |

Gg |
2.31 |
Ov 3.5 |
5.21 |

NoG |
1.76 |
Un 3.5 |
1.24 |

The blue color indicates the best and the red color the worst scenario for each outcome.

if game ends at |
-1- |
-X- |
-2- |

0-1 goals |
2.30 |
3.03 |
4.25 |

2-3 goals |
2.05 |
4.72 |
3.34 |

4+ goals |
2.13 |
3.20 |
4.57 |

Ov 1.5 |
2.07 |
4.15 |
3.62 |

Un 1.5 |
2.30 |
3.03 |
4.25 |

Ov 2.5 |
1.83 |
7.05 |
3.20 |

Un 2.5 |
2.44 |
2.75 |
4.40 |

Ov 3.5 |
2.13 |
3.20 |
4.57 |

Un 3.5 |
2.14 |
3.85 |
3.66 |

Goal-Goal |
2.74 |
2.67 |
3.83 |

No Goal |
1.83 |
5.25 |
3.78 |

G-G+Ov 2.5 |
2.09 |
5.52 |
2.93 |

NG+Un 2.5 |
2.01 |
5.25 |
3.63 |

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Santa Clara vs Moreirense at 21 Apr 2021

In this section we will analyze the game between **Santa Clara** and **Moreirense** for **Primeira Liga (Portugal)**, which will take place on **21 Apr 2021.**

The average bookmakers odds for this game and our odds based on expected goals equations calculation are :

Outcome |
Book |
Ours |
Val % |

Santa Clara |
1.93 |
2.42 |
-10.5 |

Draw |
3.28 |
3.65 |
-3.1 |

Moreirense |
4.11 |
3.21 |
6.8 |

Over 2.5 |
2.29 |
2.37 |
-1.5 |

Under 2.5 |
1.61 |
1.73 |
-4.3 |

As you can see we have positive expected value at **Moreirense (6.8 %)** so let’s further analyze the game.

From the table of monthly allocation of Over 2.5 goals and Goal-Goals percentages for the division, we estimate that the Over 2.5 goals percentage **increases significantly, 5.5%.**

We can use these observations as an auxiliary factor in our game analysis.

#####
Basic data and latest results

**Santa Clara** in the **last six** matches had 2 wins, one draw, 3 defeats, and gathered 7 points, 38.9% of the total available.

In these matches, Santa Clara scored in 5 of them and received at least one goal in 5 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 3 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 3 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 4 of them both teams scored, and in 2 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Santa Clara** in the **last three matches** had one win, no draws, 2 defeats, and gathered 3 points, 33.3% of the total available.

In these matches, Santa Clara scored in 2 of them** but didn’t manage to keep a clean sheet.**

Regarding the goals number, 2 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 1 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 2 of them both teams scored, and in 1 of them at least one team didn’t score.

Now, let’s look at Santa Clara’s performance** at home**.

Santa Clara,** at home**, had 5 wins, 3 draws, 5 defeats, and gathered 18 points, 46.2% of the total available.

In these matches, Santa Clara scored in 9 of them and received at least one goal in 8 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 5 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 8 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 5 of them both teams scored, and in 8 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Santa Clara was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

17 Apr |
Guimaraes |
A |
0 |
1 |
L |
U |
N |

11 Apr |
Nacional |
H |
5 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

03 Apr |
Porto |
A |
1 |
2 |
L |
O |
G |

20 Mar |
Tondela |
H |
1 |
1 |
D |
U |
G |

13 Mar |
Portimonense |
H |
2 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

05 Mar |
Sp Lisbon |
A |
1 |
2 |
L |
O |
G |

27 Feb |
Pacos Ferreira |
H |
3 |
0 |
W |
O |
N |

20 Feb |
Gil Vicente |
A |
0 |
1 |
L |
U |
N |

**Moreirense** in the **last six** matches had 2 wins, 2 draws, 2 defeats, and gathered 8 points, 44.4% of the total available.

In these matches, Moreirense scored in 5 of them and received at least one goal in 5 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 3 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 3 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 4 of them both teams scored, and in 2 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Moreirense** in the **last three matches** had one win, one draw,one defeat and gathered 4 points, 44.4% of the total available.

In these matches, Moreirense** scored in all of them**** but didn’t manage to keep a clean sheet.**

Regarding the goals number, 2 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 1 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also,**both teams scored in all of them.**

Now, let’s look at Moreirense’s performance** as a guest**.

Moreirense,** as a guest**, had 5 wins, 2 draws, 6 defeats, and gathered 17 points, 43.6% of the total available.

In these matches, Moreirense scored in 6 of them and received at least one goal in 8 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 5 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 8 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 3 of them both teams scored, and in 10 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Moreirense was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

17 Apr |
Tondela |
H |
2 |
3 |
L |
O |
G |

11 Apr |
Gil Vicente |
A |
2 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

05 Apr |
Sp Lisbon |
H |
1 |
1 |
D |
U |
G |

20 Mar |
Pacos Ferreira |
A |
0 |
3 |
L |
O |
N |

14 Mar |
Rio Ave |
H |
1 |
1 |
D |
U |
G |

07 Mar |
Maritimo |
A |
2 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

01 Mar |
Belenenses |
H |
2 |
2 |
D |
O |
G |

19 Feb |
Boavista |
A |
0 |
1 |
L |
U |
N |

The form score for the **Santa Clara** is **-0.302** and for the **Moreirense** is **-0.037.**

The home dynamic for the **Santa Clara** is **-0.24** and the dynamic as a guest for the **Moreirense** is **-0.122.**

The offensive ability for the **Santa Clara** is **0.525** and for the **Moreirense** is **0.626.**

Finally, the defensive ability for the **Santa Clara** is **-0.585** and for the **Moreirense** is **-0.678.**

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The first graph shows the probabilities for each team to score **exactly** 0,1,2 or 3+ goals and the second the probabilities of the total goals in the game.

In the first graph the blue line is for home team, **Santa Clara** and the red line for guest team, **Moreirense. **

In the second graph the red line is the book’s estimations and the blue line is our estimations regarding total goals number. The vertical line is the 2.5 goals limit.

Below are the percentages for each team to score exactly 0,1,2 or 3+ goals gathered in a table.

Team |
No-G |
1 gl |
2 gls |
3+ gls |

Santa Clara |
29% |
35% |
21% |
15% |

Moreirense |
39% |
28% |
24% |
9% |

According to odds offered, the bookies expect (on average) **Santa Clara** to score **1.39 ** goals and **Moreirense** to score **0.82 ** goals.

So, they expect a total of **2.2** goals in the game and the home team **Santa Clara ** to win by **0.57** goals margin on average.

According to our calculations, we expect (on average) **Santa Clara** to score **1.22 ** goals and **Moreirense** to score **1.03 ** goals.

So, we expect a total of **2.25** goals in the game and both teams to straggle for victory in an very competitive match, expected goals difference is **0.19** on average.

Another helpfull table presents the odds of various outcomes regarding goals number.

Goals |
Odds |
Goals |
Odds |

0 |
9.01 |
0-1 |
3.05 |

1 |
4.61 |
2-3 |
2.09 |

2 |
4.00 |
4+ |
5.21 |

3 |
4.39 |
Ov 1.5 |
1.49 |

4 |
8.06 |
Un 1.5 |
3.05 |

5 |
18.18 |
Ov 2.5 |
2.38 |

6+ |
76.92 |
Un 2.5 |
1.73 |

Gg |
2.30 |
Ov 3.5 |
5.21 |

NoG |
1.78 |
Un 3.5 |
1.24 |

The blue color indicates the best and the red color the worst scenario for each outcome.

if game ends at |
-1- |
-X- |
-2- |

0-1 goals |
2.39 |
2.95 |
4.10 |

2-3 goals |
2.43 |
4.88 |
2.61 |

4+ goals |
2.43 |
3.00 |
3.92 |

Ov 1.5 |
2.43 |
4.14 |
2.89 |

Un 1.5 |
2.39 |
2.95 |
4.10 |

Ov 2.5 |
2.15 |
6.56 |
2.61 |

Un 2.5 |
2.65 |
2.77 |
3.83 |

Ov 3.5 |
2.43 |
3.00 |
3.92 |

Un 3.5 |
2.41 |
3.86 |
3.06 |

Goal-Goal |
3.18 |
2.69 |
3.20 |

No Goal |
2.04 |
5.07 |
3.20 |

G-G+Ov 2.5 |
2.46 |
5.27 |
2.48 |

NG+Un 2.5 |
2.20 |
5.07 |
3.18 |

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Maritimo vs Rio Ave at 21 Apr 2021

In this section we will analyze the game between **Maritimo** and **Rio Ave** for **Primeira Liga (Portugal)**, which will take place on **21 Apr 2021.**

The average bookmakers odds for this game and our odds based on expected goals equations calculation are :

Outcome |
Book |
Ours |
Val % |

Maritimo |
2.84 |
2.40 |
6.5 |

Draw |
3.07 |
3.62 |
-4.9 |

Rio Ave |
2.59 |
3.25 |
-7.8 |

Over 2.5 |
2.44 |
2.17 |
5.1 |

Under 2.5 |
1.55 |
1.85 |
-10.5 |

As you can see we have positive expected value at **Maritimo, Over 2.5 (6.5 %, 5.1 %)** so let’s further analyze the game.

From the table of monthly allocation of Over 2.5 goals and Goal-Goals percentages for the division, we estimate that the Over 2.5 goals percentage **increases significantly, 5.5%.**

We can use these observations as an auxiliary factor in our game analysis.

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Basic data and latest results

**Maritimo** in the **last six** matches had 2 wins, no draws, 4 defeats, and gathered 6 points, 33.3% of the total available.

In these matches, Maritimo scored in 2 of them and received at least one goal in 5 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 2 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 4 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 1 of them both teams scored, and in 5 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Maritimo** in the **last three matches** had one win, no draws, 2 defeats, and gathered 3 points, 33.3% of the total available.

In these matches, Maritimo scored in 1 of them and received at least one goal in 2 of the last three games

Regarding the goals number, **all of them ended up with less than three goals scored.**

Also,** at least one team didn’t score to all of them.**

Now, let’s look at Maritimo’s performance** at home**.

Maritimo,** at home**, had 3 wins, 2 draws, 8 defeats, and gathered 11 points, 28.2% of the total available.

In these matches, Maritimo scored in 7 of them and received at least one goal in 9 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 7 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 6 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 5 of them both teams scored, and in 8 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Maritimo was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

17 Apr |
Belenenses |
A |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

10 Apr |
Farense |
H |
1 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

05 Apr |
Benfica |
A |
0 |
1 |
L |
U |
N |

21 Mar |
Famalicao |
H |
0 |
4 |
L |
O |
N |

12 Mar |
Nacional |
A |
2 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

07 Mar |
Moreirense |
H |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

28 Feb |
Portimonense |
A |
0 |
0 |
D |
U |
N |

22 Feb |
Porto |
H |
1 |
2 |
L |
O |
G |

**Rio Ave** in the **last six** matches had one win, 4 draws,one defeat and gathered 7 points, 38.9% of the total available.

In these matches, Rio Ave scored in 3 of them and received at least one goal in 3 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 1 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 5 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 2 of them both teams scored, and in 4 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Rio Ave** in the **last three matches** had no wins, 2 draws,one defeat and gathered 2 points, 22.2% of the total available.

In these matches, Rio Ave scored in 1 of them and received at least one goal in 2 of the last three games

Regarding the goals number, 1 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 2 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 1 of them both teams scored, and in 2 of them at least one team didn’t score.

Now, let’s look at Rio Ave’s performance** as a guest**.

Rio Ave,** as a guest**, had 2 wins, 6 draws, 5 defeats, and gathered 12 points, 30.8% of the total available.

In these matches, Rio Ave scored in 7 of them and received at least one goal in 11 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 3 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 10 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 6 of them both teams scored, and in 7 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Rio Ave was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

17 Apr |
Sp Braga |
H |
0 |
0 |
D |
U |
N |

10 Apr |
Boavista |
A |
3 |
3 |
D |
O |
G |

03 Apr |
Gil Vicente |
H |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

21 Mar |
Belenenses |
H |
0 |
0 |
D |
U |
N |

14 Mar |
Moreirense |
A |
1 |
1 |
D |
U |
G |

07 Mar |
Farense |
H |
2 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

01 Mar |
Benfica |
A |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

21 Feb |
Famalicao |
H |
0 |
1 |
L |
U |
N |

The form score for the **Maritimo** is **-0.507** and for the **Rio Ave** is **-0.037.**

The home dynamic for the **Maritimo** is **-1** and the dynamic as a guest for the **Rio Ave** is **-0.411.**

The offensive ability for the **Maritimo** is **-0.614** and for the **Rio Ave** is **-0.243.**

Finally, the defensive ability for the **Maritimo** is **-0.482** and for the **Rio Ave** is **0.157.**

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The first graph shows the probabilities for each team to score **exactly** 0,1,2 or 3+ goals and the second the probabilities of the total goals in the game.

In the first graph the blue line is for home team, **Maritimo** and the red line for guest team, **Rio Ave. **

In the second graph the red line is the book’s estimations and the blue line is our estimations regarding total goals number. The vertical line is the 2.5 goals limit.

Below are the percentages for each team to score exactly 0,1,2 or 3+ goals gathered in a table.

Team |
No-G |
1 gl |
2 gls |
3+ gls |

Maritimo |
26% |
34% |
22% |
17% |

Rio Ave |
31% |
40% |
16% |
13% |

According to odds offered, the bookies expect (on average) **Maritimo** to score **1.02 ** goals and **Rio Ave** to score **1.09 ** goals.

So, they expect a total of **2.11** goals in the game and both teams to straggle for victory in an very competitive match, expected goals difference is **-0.07** on average.

According to our calculations, we expect (on average) **Maritimo** to score **1.31 ** goals and **Rio Ave** to score **1.11 ** goals.

So, we expect a total of **2.42** goals in the game and both teams to straggle for victory in an very competitive match, expected goals difference is **0.2** on average.

Another helpfull table presents the odds of various outcomes regarding goals number.

Goals |
Odds |
Goals |
Odds |

0 |
12.20 |
0-1 |
3.41 |

1 |
4.74 |
2-3 |
2.09 |

2 |
4.05 |
4+ |
4.37 |

3 |
4.31 |
Ov 1.5 |
1.41 |

4 |
6.71 |
Un 1.5 |
3.41 |

5 |
17.54 |
Ov 2.5 |
2.17 |

6+ |
43.48 |
Un 2.5 |
1.85 |

Gg |
1.97 |
Ov 3.5 |
4.37 |

NoG |
2.03 |
Un 3.5 |
1.30 |

The blue color indicates the best and the red color the worst scenario for each outcome.

if game ends at |
-1- |
-X- |