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Santa Clara vs Arouca prediction, odds, and free betting tips (05/12/2021)

The Portuguese league action this weekend witnesses Santa Clara taking on Arouca at the Estádio de São Miguel this weekend. This will be the first league meeting between the two clubs since 2018.

Santa Clara vs Arouca – Free Betting Tips & Predictions

Santa Clara were able to stop a run of three consecutive losses with the 2-2 draw with Estoril, but the team dropped two points after conceding a late penalty. Arouca boosted their chances of finishing in the top half following a 2-1 victory over Boavista thanks to a late winner from Antony.

The odds presented here are always subject to change. One should check with the bookmaker before placing the bet. These odds from Ladbrokes were correct at the time of writing. Ladbrokes are our recommended bookmaker for the big game.

Draw

Arouca might have registered to wins in the last three league matches, but both these victories have come at home. On the road, Arouca’s reads a completely different story with no wins in six matches. Arouca have been able to draw three out of the last four games on the road. Meanwhile, Santa Clara have lost three out of the recent four games despite being at home. Santa Clara would be happy with a point from the game.

Total goals under 2.5

This match features two opponents who have only managed a combined tally of 12 goals from the last six league matches. Santa Clara might have conceded a lot of goals, but Arouca may not be able to profit from the defensive problems of the opponent due to their own struggles.

Goals from both teams – no

Santa Clara might be playing at home, but they have also failed to score in three out of the last four matches at the Estádio de São Miguel. Arouca’s form also does not give great hope of witnessing plenty of away goals.

Santa Clara vs Arouca: Match Preview and Team News

Santa Clara

Santa Clara have been left with no respite from their relegation troubles with the team managing only one win so far this season. Manager Armando Evangelista does have the advantage of just two players being unavailable for the game. Fernando Castro and José Manuel Velázquez are the names unavailable due to injury.

Arouca

Arouca would be able to make a push for the play-off places if not for the disappointing away form. The club has accumulated a majority of their points at home. Meanwhile, manager Nuno Campos will be without Costinha, Marco Pereira, Pierre Sagna, and Hidemasa Morita due to injury, while Allano is doubtful for the game.

Analysing the Stats for Santa Clara vs Arouca

Here are the top stats for the game along with a tool to help you pick the best odds.

Portugal Primeira Liga
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December 5, 2021
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2 - 0
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FAQs on Santa Clara vs Arouca game

Santa Clara vs Arouca prediction

Where is the match going to take place? Estádio de São Miguel

When will this match start? December 05, 2021 at 15:30 GMT

Who is the favourite team to win the game? Santa Clara