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Boavista vs. Sporting CP 5/11/2021 Primeira Liga Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Boavista faces Sporting CP on 5/11/2021.

Boavista challenges Sporting CP in a regular season match. Boavista with a record of 24.0-7.0-0.0 this season comes into this game with a 13.0-3.0-0.0 record on the road. Sporting CP is 24.0-7.0-0.0 this season and is 11.0-4.0-0.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Boavista and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. Sporting CP came away with a well-earned victory in their previous match and now set their sights on Boavista at their home pitch.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Sporting CP and it is an opportunity to get rolling. In their last match, Sporting CP won and now turns their attention to Boavista at home in friendly territory.

The Boavista Roster

The Players to Watch for the Boavista

Paulinho MF

Paulinho has 26.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Paulinho has 11.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Paulinho had 27 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Paulinho has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Paulinho has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Paulinho has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 81 fouls this season. He has drawn 74 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Reggie Cannon DF,MF

Reggie Cannon has 6.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Reggie Cannon had 3.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Reggie Cannon had 25 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Boavista teammates, Reggie Cannon had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Reggie Cannon has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Reggie Cannon has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 31 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Chidozie Awaziem DF

As a shooter, Chidozie Awaziem had 13.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Chidozie Awaziem has 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Chidozie Awaziem has 24 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Chidozie Awaziem has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Chidozie Awaziem has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Chidozie Awaziem has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 34 fouls this season. He has drawn 26 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Angel Gomes FW,MF

As a shooter, Angel Gomes had 51.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Angel Gomes had 15.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Angel Gomes had 25 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Angel Gomes has 6 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Angel Gomes has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Angel Gomes has 2 Red Cards this season. He has committed 45 fouls this season. He has drawn 55 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Gustavo Sauer MF,FW

Gustavo Sauer has 36.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Gustavo Sauer had 15.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Gustavo Sauer has 21 goals scored this season. He is not a goal-scorer, but maybe one day he will! Gustavo Sauer has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Gustavo Sauer has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Gustavo Sauer has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 40 fouls this season. He has drawn 52 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Alberth Elis FW

Alberth Elis has 47.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Alberth Elis has 27.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Alberth Elis has 25 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Alberth Elis has 8 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Alberth Elis has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Alberth Elis has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 54 fouls this season. He has drawn 51 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Cristian Devenish DF

Cristian Devenish has 5.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Cristian Devenish had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Cristian Devenish has 22 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Boavista teammates, Cristian Devenish had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Cristian Devenish has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Cristian Devenish has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 18 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Javi García MF

Javi García has 17.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Javi García had 4.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Javi García had 18 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Javi García has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Javi García has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Javi García has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 29 fouls this season. He has drawn 23 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

The Sporting CP Roster

The Players to Watch for the Sporting CP

Sebastián Coates DF

As a shooter, Sebastián Coates had 42.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Sebastián Coates has 15.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Sebastián Coates had 30 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Sebastián Coates has 5 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Sebastián Coates has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Sebastián Coates has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 25 fouls this season. He has drawn 22 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Pedro Gonçalves MF,FW

Pedro Gonçalves has 66.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Pedro Gonçalves had 33.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Pedro Gonçalves had 27 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Pedro Gonçalves has 18 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Pedro Gonçalves has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Pedro Gonçalves has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 26 fouls this season. He has drawn 36 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Pedro Porro MF

As a shooter, Pedro Porro had 44.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Pedro Porro has 14.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Pedro Porro has 27 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Pedro Porro has 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Pedro Porro has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Pedro Porro has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 43 fouls this season. He has drawn 54 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Zouhair Feddal DF

Zouhair Feddal has 28.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Zouhair Feddal has 4.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Zouhair Feddal had 25 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Zouhair Feddal has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Zouhair Feddal has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Zouhair Feddal has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 38 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Nuno Mendes MF

As a shooter, Nuno Mendes had 15.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Nuno Mendes has 3.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Nuno Mendes had 24 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sporting CP teammates, Nuno Mendes had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Nuno Mendes has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Nuno Mendes has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 26 fouls this season. He has drawn 56 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

João Palhinha MF

João Palhinha has 38.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but João Palhinha had 7.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

João Palhinha has 25 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sporting CP teammates, João Palhinha had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

João Palhinha has 0 Yellow Cards this season. João Palhinha has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 74 fouls this season. He has drawn 68 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

João Mário MF

João Mário has 21.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. João Mário has 7.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

João Mário has 20 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sporting CP teammates, João Mário had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

João Mário has 2 Yellow Cards this season. João Mário has 3 Red Cards this season. He has committed 29 fouls this season. He has drawn 35 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Nuno Santos MF

As a shooter, Nuno Santos had 33.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Nuno Santos has 13.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Nuno Santos had 19 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sporting CP teammates, Nuno Santos had 6 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Nuno Santos has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Nuno Santos has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 26 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Boavista Team Stats

The Boavista Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Boavista was able to score 1.00 goals. This is an inconsistent offense that is capable of showing potency. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Boavista was able to score 0.81 goals off assists. This offense does not always score off an assist, but they sometimes have more heroic moments.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Boavista was able to score on 0.24 of their shots on target. The shots generated from this offense would be deemed below average.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Boavista attempts 4.19 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Boavista attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 37.2% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.

Boavista Defensive Stats and Metrics

Boavista gave up 1.29 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. Boavista goalkeepers fended off 4.23 shots per 90 minutes. There is room for improvement when it comes to preventing shots on target.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 67.2% of shots on target were saved by Boavista goalkeepers. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. Boavista goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 25.8% of the time. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.







Boavista Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Sporting CP had 20.52 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Sporting CP in the top 15 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Sporting CP had 14.16 interceptions. Sporting CP is in the top 9 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Sporting CP has committed 15.1 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Sporting CP in the top 84 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Sporting CP drew 17.9 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Sporting CP is in the top 1 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Sporting CP had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 1.35 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Sporting CP in the top 18 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Sporting CP Team Stats

The Sporting CP Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Sporting CP was able to score 1.58 goals. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Sporting CP scored those goals off assists 63.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.00 assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Sporting CP was able to score on 0.32 of their shots on target. This offense creates high quality shots.

Sporting CP attempted 4.9 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Sporting CP is able to get 35.0% of their shots to be on goal(target). Inconsistency in ensuring that their shot attempts become a true scoring threat has creeped in this season.

Sporting CP Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Sporting CP was able to hold opponents to 0.48 goals. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 2.1 shots were saved by Sporting CP goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Sporting CP truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 75.4% of shots on target were saved by Sporting CP goalkeepers. The defense and goalkeeper effort as a collective does an excellent job together forcing weaker shots on target and preventing shots from becoming goals. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 61.3% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Sporting CP. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.

Sporting CP Utility Stats

Sporting CP tried 20.52 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Sporting CP in the top 15 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Sporting CP had 14.16 interceptions. This puts Sporting CP in the top 9 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Sporting CP commits 15.1 fouls. Sporting CP is in the top 84 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Sporting CP drew 17.9 fouls. Sporting CP is in the top 1 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Sporting CP committed an offside 1.35 times. Sporting CP is in the top 18 percentile in offside calls against them.

Boavista vs. Sporting CP Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Boavista 5 Sporting CP 6

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