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FC Porto vs. CD Santa Clara 11/28/2020 Primeira Liga Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

FC Porto faces CD Santa Clara on 11/28/2020 at 1:00PM

CD Santa Clara takes on FC Porto in a regular season match. FC Porto with a record of 4-1-2 this season comes into this game with a 1-1-1 record on the road. CD Santa Clara is 3-1-3 this season and is 1-1-1 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for FC Porto and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their previous match, they were victorious and look to build upon this result. Now on their home pitch, they look continue the positive momentum in familiar and friendly territory against FC Porto.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for CD Santa Clara and it is an opportunity to get rolling. They lost their previous match and hope to bounce back from the disappointing setback. What better place to turn the ship around for CD Santa Clara than game on their home pitch?

The FC Porto Roster

The Players to Watch for the FC Porto

Jesús Corona MF,FW

As a shooter, Jesús Corona had 7 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Jesús Corona was ranked #26 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jesús Corona had 4 shots on target this season. He was ranked #39 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

As a scorer, Jesús Corona had 2 goals this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Jesús Corona was ranked #21 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Porto teammates, Jesús Corona had 3 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, Jesús Corona was ranked #4 in assists this season.

Jesús Corona has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Jesús Corona has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 18 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Wilson Manafá DF,MF

Wilson Manafá has 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Wilson Manafá was ranked #134 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Wilson Manafá had 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Wilson Manafá was ranked #98 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Wilson Manafá had 0 goals this season. Wilson Manafá was ranked #252 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. Wilson Manafá has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, Wilson Manafá was ranked #53 in assists this season.

Wilson Manafá has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Wilson Manafá has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Moussa Marega FW,MF

As a shooter, Moussa Marega had 11 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Moussa Marega was ranked #231 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Moussa Marega had 5 shots on target this season. He was ranked #24 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

Moussa Marega has 2 goals scored this season. Moussa Marega was ranked #21 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. Moussa Marega has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, Moussa Marega was ranked #243 in assists this season.

Moussa Marega has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Moussa Marega has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 15 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Chancel Mbemba DF

Chancel Mbemba has 2 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Chancel Mbemba was ranked #176 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Chancel Mbemba had 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #98 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

As a scorer, Chancel Mbemba had 1 goals this season. Chancel Mbemba was ranked #67 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Porto teammates, Chancel Mbemba had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, Chancel Mbemba was ranked #243 in assists this season.

Chancel Mbemba has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Chancel Mbemba has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Sérgio Oliveira MF

Sérgio Oliveira has 16 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Sérgio Oliveira was ranked #209 in shots attempted this season. Sérgio Oliveira has 7 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Sérgio Oliveira was ranked #6 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Sérgio Oliveira had 4 goals this season. Sérgio Oliveira was ranked #6 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. Sérgio Oliveira has 3 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, Sérgio Oliveira was ranked #4 in assists this season.

Sérgio Oliveira has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Sérgio Oliveira has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Mehdi Taremi FW

As a shooter, Mehdi Taremi had 8 shots fired this season. Mehdi Taremi was ranked #13 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Mehdi Taremi had 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Mehdi Taremi was ranked #55 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Mehdi Taremi had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Mehdi Taremi was ranked #67 in goals this season. Mehdi Taremi has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, Mehdi Taremi was ranked #243 in assists this season.

Mehdi Taremi has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Mehdi Taremi has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 4 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Otávio MF,FW

As a shooter, Otávio had 10 shots fired this season. Otávio was ranked #240 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Otávio has 4 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Otávio was ranked #39 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Otávio had 2 goals this season. Otávio was ranked #21 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Porto teammates, Otávio had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, Otávio was ranked #53 in assists this season.

Otávio has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Otávio has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 21 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Mateus Uribe MF

As a shooter, Mateus Uribe had 7 shots fired this season. Mateus Uribe was ranked #26 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Mateus Uribe has 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #98 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

Mateus Uribe has 1 goals scored this season. Mateus Uribe was ranked #67 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. Mateus Uribe has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, Mateus Uribe was ranked #243 in assists this season.

Mateus Uribe has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Mateus Uribe has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

The CD Santa Clara Roster

The Players to Watch for the CD Santa Clara

João Afonso DF

João Afonso has 3 shots fired this season. João Afonso was ranked #134 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. João Afonso has 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, João Afonso was ranked #314 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, João Afonso had 0 goals this season. João Afonso was ranked #252 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his CD Santa Clara teammates, João Afonso had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, João Afonso was ranked #243 in assists this season.

João Afonso has 1 Yellow Cards this season. João Afonso has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 4 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Anderson Carvalho MF

Anderson Carvalho has 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Anderson Carvalho was ranked #134 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Anderson Carvalho had 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #314 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

Anderson Carvalho has 0 goals scored this season. Anderson Carvalho was ranked #252 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his CD Santa Clara teammates, Anderson Carvalho had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, Anderson Carvalho was ranked #243 in assists this season.

Anderson Carvalho has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Anderson Carvalho has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Mansur DF,MF

As a shooter, Mansur had 2 shots fired this season. Mansur was ranked #176 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Mansur has 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #314 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

As a scorer, Mansur had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Mansur was ranked #252 in goals this season. Mansur has 1 assists this season. Mansur was ranked #53 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Mansur has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Mansur has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 2 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Jean Patric MF,FW

As a shooter, Jean Patric had 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Jean Patric was ranked #134 in shots attempted this season. Jean Patric has 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #314 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

As a scorer, Jean Patric had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Jean Patric was ranked #252 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his CD Santa Clara teammates, Jean Patric had 0 assists this season. Jean Patric was ranked #243 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Jean Patric has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Jean Patric has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Rafael Ramos DF

As a shooter, Rafael Ramos had 2 shots fired this season. Rafael Ramos was ranked #176 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Rafael Ramos has 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Rafael Ramos was ranked #314 in shots on goal this season.

Rafael Ramos has 0 goals scored this season. Rafael Ramos was ranked #252 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his CD Santa Clara teammates, Rafael Ramos had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, Rafael Ramos was ranked #53 in assists this season.

Rafael Ramos has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Rafael Ramos has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Osama Rashid MF

As a shooter, Osama Rashid had 10 shots fired this season. Osama Rashid was ranked #240 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Osama Rashid had 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Osama Rashid was ranked #55 in shots on goal this season.

Osama Rashid has 0 goals scored this season. Osama Rashid was ranked #252 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his CD Santa Clara teammates, Osama Rashid had 0 assists this season. Osama Rashid was ranked #243 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Osama Rashid has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Osama Rashid has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Thiago Santana FW

As a shooter, Thiago Santana had 22 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Thiago Santana was ranked #146 in shots attempted this season. Thiago Santana has 12 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Thiago Santana was ranked #132 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Thiago Santana had 6 goals this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Thiago Santana was ranked #2 in goals this season. Thiago Santana has 0 assists this season. Thiago Santana was ranked #243 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Thiago Santana has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Thiago Santana has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 21 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Carlos FW,MF

Carlos has 12 shots fired this season. Carlos was ranked #224 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Carlos had 7 shots on target this season. He was ranked #6 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

As a scorer, Carlos had 0 goals this season. Carlos was ranked #252 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. Carlos has 1 assists this season. Carlos was ranked #53 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Carlos has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Carlos has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

FC Porto Team Stats

The FC Porto Offensive Stats and Metrics

FC Porto scored 2.14 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts FC Porto in a ranking of #3 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, FC Porto was able to score 1.86 goals off assists. This puts FC Porto in a league ranking of #2 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

FC Porto converted on 0.35 of attempted shots on goal. Is FC Porto a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #3 in Primeira Liga in shooting percentage.

FC Porto attempted 6.14 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #4 in Primeira Liga in shots on target. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. FC Porto attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 37.7 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #4 in Primeira Liga in shots on target.

FC Porto Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, FC Porto was able to hold opponents to 1.29 goals. FC Porto is #12 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.29 shots were saved by FC Porto goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. This puts FC Porto in a ranking of #7 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

FC Porto goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 60.9% of the time. FC Porto goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #17 in shots saved percentage. FC Porto goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 28.6% of the time. FC Porto is ranked #11 in clean sheet rate in the league.

FC Porto Utility Stats

FC Porto tried 2.14 crosses per 90 minutes of action. FC Porto is in the top 57 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Porto had 20.0 interceptions. This puts FC Porto in the top 33 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Porto commits 0.14 fouls. This puts FC Porto in the top 92 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. FC Porto drew 18.57 fouls per 90 minutes of action. FC Porto is in the top 17 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Porto committed an offside 17.29 times. FC Porto is in the top 86 percentile in offside calls against them.

CD Santa Clara Team Stats

The CD Santa Clara Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, CD Santa Clara was able to score 1.00 goals. CD Santa Clara is ranked #10 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, CD Santa Clara was able to score 0.71 goals off assists. This puts CD Santa Clara in a league ranking of #10 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, CD Santa Clara was able to score at a 0.25 rate on their shots on target. CD Santa Clara has a #10 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, CD Santa Clara attempts 4.0 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #12 in Primeira Liga in shots on target. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, CD Santa Clara is able to get 34.1 of their shots to be on goal(target). Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #12 in Primeira Liga in shots on target.

CD Santa Clara Defensive Stats and Metrics

CD Santa Clara gave up 1.14 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts CD Santa Clara is ranked #10 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. CD Santa Clara goalkeepers fended off 3.0 shots per 90 minutes. CD Santa Clara is ranked #6 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

CD Santa Clara goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 66.7% of the time. This puts CD Santa Clara ranks #13 in the league in saves rate. CD Santa Clara goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 42.9% of the time. CD Santa Clara is ranked #6 in clean sheet rate in the league.

CD Santa Clara Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, CD Santa Clara had 1.86 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts CD Santa Clara in the top 67 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. CD Santa Clara has successfully intercepted 14.71 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts CD Santa Clara in the top 89 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. CD Santa Clara has committed 0.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts CD Santa Clara in the top 42 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. CD Santa Clara drew 15.57 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts CD Santa Clara in the top 61 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. CD Santa Clara had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 15.71 times per 90 minutes of action. CD Santa Clara is in the top 67 percentile in offside calls against them.

FC Porto vs. CD Santa Clara Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: FC Porto 2 CD Santa Clara 1

Moneyline Pick: FC Porto -177 Pinnacle Sports