Rio Ave vs Nacional da Madeira Football Betting Prediction
This week’s 9th continued match Rio Ave will play host to host Nacional da Madeira on Estádio do Rio Ave Futebol Clube. This match seems to be a heavy burden for the visitors, because from the last 7 Nacional da Madeira meetings only won 1 win while Rio Ave 3 won then the remaining 3 matches drew, their last meeting took place in the 2016/2017 season before Nacional da Madeira returned. in this season.
It only takes one season for Nacional da Madeira for promotion in the Portuguese primary league, but unfortunately their performance is not so satisfying. Nacional da Madeira is only able to win 1 win, 2 draws and 5 losses, as a result in the standings while they are in the relegation zone precisely ranked 17th in the standings or one above the relegation zone. The only result of winning Nacional da Madeira was when they beat Vitória Setúbal with a score of 1-2.
For Rio Ave they performed quite impressive at the start of this season, registering only 1 defeat, 5 wins and 2 draws placing them in 4th place in the standings. Having 17 points opens the opportunity for Rio Ave to take second place in the standings, because it is only 1 point away from Sporting Braga. The hosts also faced this fight with capitals over Chaves 1-0 in the last game and previously they also won over Torreense 1-5.
Conversely, for the visitors to make a losing streak in the last 3 games, this certainly makes Nacional da Madeira difficult to be seeded in this match. Rio Ave will take full advantage of this cage moment and of course rely on their 2 best players at the moment, Carlos and Gelson, who each scored 3 goals for the team. Most likely Nacional da Madeira will be defeated in this match.
ASIAN HANDICAP: Rio Ave 0: 0.5 / 1 Nacional da Madeira
Betting Prediction: Rio Ave, Rio Ave 2 – 0 National da Madeira