FC Porto vs Braga Predictions & Match Preview
From the semi-finals battle for the Taca de Portugal trophy, Porto are most likely to host Braga on Tuesday evening from the first-leg match.
After two straight draws in the Primeira Liga that let Benfica getting back in the title race, the hosts could bounce back with two wins in a row. They are four points before the fierce rivals and Sergio Conceicao’s side stabilized their game and defence as they could maintain the clean sheet in both of these victories.
Porto have been pretty confident in front, while their defence was rock-solid at the airport. Home side suffered just one defeat in front of the fans and they could observe in all other ten matches.
After two straight defeats in Portuguese top flight, Braga dropped the rate in the title battle. They are sitting on the 3rd place being eight points behind their opponents in addition to the people are searching for the wat back to the winning course.
They have been pretty decent in the trunk, while Dyego Sousa and the lads are creating enough goals. Braga do well when playing away from home and they could catch five successes at away grounds.
Porto vs Braga: Head-to-head
Porto are a lot more effective in their head to head clashes lately as they haven’t dropped to Braga five times in a row.
The hosts are enjoying a streak of three straight wins over their rivals and they would love to maintain in the identical fashion.
Their clashes have been low-scoring ones and the audience was able to see more than two goals only once in the previous five occasions.
Porto vs Braga: Prediction
Home side is in better momentum and they ought to be considered the favorites in this game. Porto should challenge the double this season and we believe they are most likely to ensure the advantage in the first-leg clash.
Both groups are doing an exceptional job in the trunk and their defences are not very easy to crack. Since their head to head clashes are rather inefficient recently, we are anticipating another close match that should remain under 2.5 margin.
Porto vs Braga: Bet Tips
- Home win @ 1.55
- Under 2.5 FT @ 1.95