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Sporting CP vs. FC Famalicao 12/5/2020 Primeira Liga Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Sporting CP encounters FC Famalicao on 12/5/2020 at 1:00PM

Sporting CP clashes with FC Famalicao in a regular season match. Sporting CP with a record of 7-1-0 this season comes into this game with a 4-0-0 record on the road. FC Famalicao is 2-3-3 this season and is 1-2-1 at home.

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

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for FC Famalicao and it is an opportunity to get rolling. How does FC Famalicao bounce back from a tough loss? They will get to answer that question on their home pitch against Sporting CP.

The Sporting CP Roster

The Players to Watch for the Sporting CP

Sebastián Coates DF

Sebastián Coates has 10 shots fired this season. Sebastián Coates was ranked #258 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Sebastián Coates had 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Sebastián Coates was ranked #110 in shots on goal this season.

Sebastián Coates has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Sebastián Coates was ranked #73 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sporting CP teammates, Sebastián Coates had 0 assists this season. Sebastián Coates was ranked #251 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Sebastián Coates has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Sebastián Coates has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Zouhair Feddal DF

Zouhair Feddal has 11 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Zouhair Feddal was ranked #246 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Zouhair Feddal had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Zouhair Feddal was ranked #193 in shots on goal this season.

Zouhair Feddal has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Zouhair Feddal was ranked #260 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sporting CP teammates, Zouhair Feddal had 2 assists this season. Zouhair Feddal was ranked #15 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Zouhair Feddal has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Zouhair Feddal has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 17 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Nuno Mendes MF

As a shooter, Nuno Mendes had 5 shots fired this season. Nuno Mendes was ranked #74 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Nuno Mendes had 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #110 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

Nuno Mendes has 1 goals scored this season. Nuno Mendes was ranked #73 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sporting CP teammates, Nuno Mendes had 0 assists this season. Nuno Mendes was ranked #251 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Nuno Mendes has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Nuno Mendes has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Luís Neto DF

Luís Neto has 1 shots fired this season. Luís Neto was ranked #297 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Luís Neto had 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #326 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

Luís Neto has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Luís Neto was ranked #260 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sporting CP teammates, Luís Neto had 0 assists this season. Luís Neto was ranked #251 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Luís Neto has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Luís Neto has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Matheus Nunes MF

As a shooter, Matheus Nunes had 6 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Matheus Nunes was ranked #49 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Matheus Nunes had 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #193 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

As a scorer, Matheus Nunes had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Matheus Nunes was ranked #260 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sporting CP teammates, Matheus Nunes had 1 assists this season. Matheus Nunes was ranked #56 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Matheus Nunes has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Matheus Nunes has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 19 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Pedro Porro MF

Pedro Porro has 15 shots fired this season. Pedro Porro was ranked #226 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Pedro Porro had 7 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Pedro Porro was ranked #12 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Pedro Porro had 1 goals this season. Pedro Porro was ranked #73 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. Pedro Porro has 0 assists this season. Pedro Porro was ranked #251 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Pedro Porro has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Pedro Porro has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 13 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Nuno Santos MF,FW

Nuno Santos has 10 shots fired this season. Nuno Santos was ranked #258 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Nuno Santos had 5 shots on target this season. He was ranked #29 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

Nuno Santos has 3 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Nuno Santos was ranked #9 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Sporting CP teammates, Nuno Santos had 3 assists this season. Nuno Santos was ranked #5 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Nuno Santos has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Nuno Santos has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Tiago Tomás FW,MF

As a shooter, Tiago Tomás had 8 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Tiago Tomás was ranked #16 in shots attempted this season. Tiago Tomás has 5 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Tiago Tomás was ranked #29 in shots on goal this season.

Tiago Tomás has 1 goals scored this season. Tiago Tomás was ranked #73 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. Tiago Tomás has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, Tiago Tomás was ranked #251 in assists this season.

Tiago Tomás has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tiago Tomás has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

The FC Famalicao Roster

The Players to Watch for the FC Famalicao

Gustavo Assuncao MF

As a shooter, Gustavo Assuncao had 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Gustavo Assuncao was ranked #135 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Gustavo Assuncao had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Gustavo Assuncao was ranked #193 in shots on goal this season.

Gustavo Assuncao has 0 goals scored this season. Gustavo Assuncao was ranked #260 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. Gustavo Assuncao has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, Gustavo Assuncao was ranked #251 in assists this season.

Gustavo Assuncao has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Gustavo Assuncao has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Srđan Babić DF

As a shooter, Srđan Babić had 5 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Srđan Babić was ranked #74 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Srđan Babić had 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Srđan Babić was ranked #110 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Srđan Babić had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Srđan Babić was ranked #73 in goals this season. Srđan Babić has 1 assists this season. Srđan Babić was ranked #56 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Srđan Babić has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Srđan Babić has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Carlos Valenzuela MF,FW

As a shooter, Carlos Valenzuela had 11 shots fired this season. Carlos Valenzuela was ranked #246 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Carlos Valenzuela had 4 shots on target this season. He was ranked #41 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

Carlos Valenzuela has 2 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Carlos Valenzuela was ranked #25 in goals this season. Carlos Valenzuela has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, Carlos Valenzuela was ranked #251 in assists this season.

Carlos Valenzuela has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Carlos Valenzuela has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 26 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Bruno Jordão MF

Bruno Jordão has 6 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Bruno Jordão was ranked #49 in shots attempted this season. Bruno Jordão has 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Bruno Jordão was ranked #62 in shots on goal this season.

Bruno Jordão has 1 goals scored this season. Bruno Jordão was ranked #73 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Famalicao teammates, Bruno Jordão had 0 assists this season. Bruno Jordão was ranked #251 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Bruno Jordão has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Bruno Jordão has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Rúben Lameiras MF,FW

Rúben Lameiras has 15 shots fired this season. Rúben Lameiras was ranked #226 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Rúben Lameiras had 9 shots on target this season. He was ranked #1 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

As a scorer, Rúben Lameiras had 4 goals this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Rúben Lameiras was ranked #6 in goals this season. Rúben Lameiras has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Primeira Liga, Rúben Lameiras was ranked #56 in assists this season.

Rúben Lameiras has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Rúben Lameiras has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Joaquín Pereyra MF,FW

As a shooter, Joaquín Pereyra had 9 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Joaquín Pereyra was ranked #5 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Joaquín Pereyra had 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #193 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

Joaquín Pereyra has 0 goals scored this season. Joaquín Pereyra was ranked #260 in goals this season in Primeira Liga. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Famalicao teammates, Joaquín Pereyra had 1 assists this season. Joaquín Pereyra was ranked #56 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Joaquín Pereyra has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Joaquín Pereyra has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Riccieli DF

As a shooter, Riccieli had 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Riccieli was ranked #135 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Riccieli had 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #110 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

As a scorer, Riccieli had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Riccieli was ranked #73 in goals this season. Riccieli has 0 assists this season. Riccieli was ranked #251 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Riccieli has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Riccieli has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Gil Bastião Dias DF,MF

As a shooter, Gil Bastião Dias had 5 shots fired this season. Gil Bastião Dias was ranked #74 in shots attempted this season in Primeira Liga. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Gil Bastião Dias had 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #110 in shots on goal this season in Primeira Liga.

Gil Bastião Dias has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Primeira Liga, Gil Bastião Dias was ranked #260 in goals this season. Gil Bastião Dias has 0 assists this season. Gil Bastião Dias was ranked #251 in assists this season in Primeira Liga.

Gil Bastião Dias has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Gil Bastião Dias has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Primeira Liga action.

Sporting CP Team Stats

The Sporting CP Offensive Stats and Metrics

Sporting CP scored 2.50 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts Sporting CP in a ranking of #1 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. Sporting CP scored those goals off assists 65.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.62 assists. This puts Sporting CP in a league ranking of #3 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

Sporting CP converted on 0.39 of attempted shots on goal. Sporting CP has a #2 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Sporting CP attempts 6.37 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #2 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. Sporting CP attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 40.8 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #2 in Primeira Liga in shots on target.

Sporting CP Defensive Stats and Metrics

Sporting CP gave up 0.62 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Sporting CP is #4 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. Sporting CP goalkeepers fended off 2.0 shots per 90 minutes. Sporting CP is ranked #2 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 68.8% of shots on target were saved by Sporting CP goalkeepers. This puts Sporting CP ranks #10 in the league in saves rate. Sporting CP goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 50.0% of the time. This puts Sporting CP at #4 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

Sporting CP Utility Stats

Sporting CP tried 1.62 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Sporting CP in the top 72 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Sporting CP had 20.12 interceptions. This puts Sporting CP in the top 33 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Sporting CP commits 0.0 fouls. This puts Sporting CP in the top 39 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Sporting CP drew 15.88 fouls. This puts Sporting CP in the top 56 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Sporting CP committed an offside 17.12 times. This puts Sporting CP in the top 92 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

FC Famalicao Team Stats

The FC Famalicao Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, FC Famalicao was able to score 1.13 goals. This puts FC Famalicao in a ranking of #6 in the league in non-penalty goals scored per 90 minutes. FC Famalicao scored those goals off assists 55.00000000000001% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.62 assists. FC Famalicao has a ranking of #10 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

FC Famalicao converted on 0.26 of attempted shots on goal. Is FC Famalicao a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #4 in Primeira Liga in shooting percentage.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, FC Famalicao attempts 4.25 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. FC Famalicao has a #7 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. FC Famalicao attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 38.2 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. FC Famalicao has a #7 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

FC Famalicao Defensive Stats and Metrics

FC Famalicao gave up 2.0 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. FC Famalicao is #18 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. FC Famalicao goalkeepers fended off 5.75 shots per 90 minutes. This puts FC Famalicao in a ranking of #17 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 65.2% of shots on target were saved by FC Famalicao goalkeepers. FC Famalicao goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #14 in shots saved percentage. FC Famalicao goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 0.0% of the time. FC Famalicao is ranked #18 in clean sheet rate in the league.

FC Famalicao Utility Stats

FC Famalicao tried 1.5 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts FC Famalicao in the top 86 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Famalicao had 13.75 interceptions. This puts FC Famalicao in the top 94 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Famalicao commits 0.12 fouls. This puts FC Famalicao in the top 89 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. FC Famalicao drew 15.38 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts FC Famalicao in the top 67 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. FC Famalicao had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 16.0 times per 90 minutes of action. FC Famalicao is in the top 64 percentile in offside calls against them.

Sporting CP vs. FC Famalicao Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Sporting CP 5 FC Famalicao 0

Moneyline Pick: Sporting CP -170 Heritage