Academico Viseu vs Académica Match Preview and Prediction
This coming Saturday morning (UK time), Academico Viseu will welcome Académica at Estádio Municipal do Fontelo with a 11:00am kick-off. This is a Segunda Liga game.
The fixture has no UK TV coverage. Check Frog The Gambler's live score page for updates throughout the match.
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Betting Odds for Academico Viseu vs Academica
Bet Victor are 2.5 about Academico Viseu; Bet365 are 3.25 for the draw; Unibet offer 2.95 about Academica.
On the Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 2.2 with William Hill. If you don't like that, the top price for Under 2.5 goals is 1.7 with Bet365.
Lastly, on to the best available odds for the BTTS market. "Yes" is currently available at 1.85 with William Hill. Otherwise, "No" is currently available at 2.0 for account holders at Bet Victor.
Head To Head
A glance at the record books shows that Academico Viseu played Académica in March; it was a Segunda Liga fixture. The winners were Académica with a final score of 1-2.
Reviewing the last decade, these sides have gone head-to-head 8 times. Academico Viseu have won in 3 of these and Académica have won once. There have been 4 draws.
In this head-to-head, there has been an average of 1.75 goals each match. Academico Viseu score an average of 1.0; Académica score an average of 0.75 each time they've met.
Looking specifically at the match-up on the road, whichever side has been away has won 12% of the matches between these sides. The home side has secured the win 37% of the time.
The home team has 3 points in the Segunda Liga and they are currently in 2nd place.
There has been 38 matches played by the home team in the last year. They have 14 wins; 7 draws; and 17 losses. To summarise, Academico Viseu have a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 36%-18%-44%, in recent form.
During this recent year, they average 1.47 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.58.
At home over this time, they have a win rate of 52% (9 wins) from 17 home fixtures. 23% (4) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 23% (4) being a loss for the home team.
Their home scoring record for this period shows that their average number of goals scored is 1.94 and they have conceded 1.41 on average.
Their recent performance, both home and away, shows that they have a total of 18 goals in their last ten matches. In this time they have a win rate of 60%. Regarding the BTTS count, 6 of these games are matches where both teams have scored; and there has been 6 matches with over 2.5 goals.
Académica have 3 points in the league, which puts them in 7th position.
Looking at results for the last year, they have played 39 matches. They have 16 wins; 7 draws; and 16 losses. This gives Académica a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 41%-17%-41%.
Over this period, they have scored 1.0 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.28.
On the road in the last 12 months, they have a win rate of 31% (6 wins) from 19 away fixtures. 15% (3) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 52% (10) ending in a loss as the away side.
Their away scoring record for this period shows that their average number of goals scored is 0.68 and they have conceded 1.16 on average.
Their recent performance data shows that they have a total of 5 goals in their last ten matches and this has led to their current win rate of 10%. The total number of times both Académica and the opposition have scored is 3 out of the ten and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 2 games over this same period.
Frog's betting tip for Academico Viseu vs Académica
This does not look like a good time to take on the match winner prices, but Frog has found some value in the goal lines. Once the game is underway, we are expecting to see no more than two goals. For backers of the Under 2.5, bwin will give you 1.72 in their total goals line. Frog thinks that this prediction reeks of value.