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Sporting Braga vs Sporting Lisbon prediction, odds, and free betting tips (07/08/2022)

Sporting Lisbon look to get the push for the league title under way when they take on Sporting Braga in their first match of the Portuguese league season. Estádio Municipal de Braga will be the location for this encounter.

Sporting Braga vs Sporting Lisbon – Predictions, Odds, & Best Betting Tips

Sporting Braga had a positive pre-season with the team registering wins over the likes of Middlesbrough and Celta Vigo in the friendly games. Sporting CP had a very difficult pre-season with the team registering just one win in the last five friendlies.

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.

Win for Sporting Lisbon

Sporting CP have had a difficult pre-season with a string of poor results. However, they have generally excelled against Sporting Braga in the past with three wins in the last five visits to the Estádio Municipal de Braga. Even though Braga were able to claim a surprise victory in the most recent meeting back in January, this fixture is heading down the route of the visitors.

Total goals over 2.5

The two teams have been very closely matched in the past with 13 goals shared between them in the last six meetings. Sporting CP have come out on top in an overwhelming five out of the last six meetings with Braga and they are likely to do so once again. However, Braga might have a few questions of their own.

Both teams to score – yes

The last three games between Braga and Sporting CP having so competitive that they have produced goals at both ends with a 2-1 score. One can expect a repeat of the same.

Sporting Braga vs Sporting Lisbon: Match Preview and Team News

Sporting Braga

Sporting Braga come into the game with high hopes of being able to push beyond the third and fourth positions in the league table. The club have had some decent activity in the transfer market with Simon Banza, who had a decent campaign with Famalicao after scoring 14 goals in 29 games, joining the club. Braga are also under new management after the departure of Carlos Carvalhal after two seasons. Artur Jorge has been appointed as his replacement.

Sporting Lisbon

Sporting Lisbon have had plenty of transfer activity in the summer with the club cashing in on several players including Nuno Mendes and Joao Palhinha. In their absence, the club has had significant transfer activity in almost every area of the pitch with a string of new arrivals like Jeremiah St. Juste. Antonio Adan is ruled out of the game due to injuries.

Detailed Stats and Numbers for Sporting Braga vs Sporting Lisbon

These are some of the best stats for the match along with the right tools to make you choose the best odds.

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Braga vs Sporting

flash Head to Head

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2 - 1
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25/04/21
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0 - 1
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1 - 0
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1 - 1
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4 - 0
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2 - 3
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Sporting
4 - 1
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0 - 3
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FAQs on Sporting Braga vs Sporting Lisbon game

Braga vs Sporting CP Prediction

Where is the match going to take place? Estádio Municipal de Braga

When will this match start? August 07, 2022 at 18:00 GMT

Who is the favourite team to win the game? Sporting Braga