Porto tops Vitória SC 1-0 with a goal scored by J. Mário. HIGHLIGHTS

GUIMARãES. Porto tops Vitória SC 1-0 after J. Mário scored just 1 goal (45').

Porto tops Vitória SC 1-0 with a goal scored by J. Mário. HIGHLIGHTS

GUIMARãES. Porto beats Vitória SC 1-0 after J. Mário scored just 1 goal (45′). Porto was definitely better in terms of ball possession (65%) and that was among the factors of its victory.​

The match was played at the Estádio Dom Afonso Henriques stadium in Guimarães on Saturday and it started at 8:30 pm local time. The referee was Luis Miguel Branco Godinho with the help of Rui Teixeira and Pedro Mota. The 4th official was Pedro Miguel Torres Ramalho. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 10.1 degrees Celsius or 50.11 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 78%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 35 Ball Possession 65
Shots
  • 10 Total 15
  • 0 On Target 2
  • 10 Off Target 13
  • 2 Shots blocked 5
  • 73 Attack 133
  • 33 Dangerous attack 61
  • 74 Ball safe​ 76
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 3 Corners 6
  • 1 Off Sides 3
Fouls
  • 20 Total 17
  • 6 Yellow Cards 4
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 4 Substitutions 3

Ball possession

Porto had a strong ball possession 65% while Vitória SC was struggling with a 35% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Porto was more aggressive with 61 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 2 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Porto won the match.​

Vitória SC shot 10 times, 0 on target, 10 off target. Talking about the opposition, Porto shot 15 times, 2 on target, 13 off target.

Cards

Vitória SC received 6 yellow cards (Nicolas Janvier, Nélson Luz, Jota Silva, Alisson Safira, André Amaro and Gonçalo Nogueira). On the other side, Porto received 4 yellow cards (Otávio, Pepe , Wendell and Iván Marcano).

Match Timeline

Nicolas Janvier- Yellow
17'
35'
Otávio Edmilson da Silva Monteiro- Yellow
35'
Stephen Antunes Eustáquio(var)
40'
Kléper Laveran Lima Ferreira- Yellow
45'
João Mário Neto Lopes(goal)Wendell
47'
Wendell Nascimento Borges- Yellow
Ibrahima Kader Ariel Bamba- sub ->Jorge Fernandes
52'
João Pedro Ferreira Silva- Yellow
57'
60'
Eduardo Gabriel Aquino Cossa- sub ->Toni Martínez
Nélson Conceição da Luz- sub ->Mikey Johnston
67'
Nélson Conceição da Luz- Yellow
71'
Alisson Pelegrini Safira- sub ->Nicolas Janvier
77'
78'
81'
Ivan Marcano Sierra- Yellow
85'
Marko Grujić- sub ->Stephen Eustaquio
Alisson Pelegrini Safira- Yellow
87'
André Fonseca Amaro- Yellow
90'
90'
90'
Daniel Loader- sub ->Mehdi Taremi

Standings

After this match, Vitória SC will stay with 24 points to hold in the 7th place. Talking about the opposition, Porto will have 39 points to hold in the 3rd place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Liga Portugal, Vitória SC will host Chaves on the 30th of January with a 6-2 head to head stats in favor of Vitória SC (1 draw).

Porto will play away agasint Marítimo on the 1st of February with a 24-4 head to head stats in favor of Porto (8 draws).

Vitória SC – Formation

Vitória SC
G
B. Semedo Varela 14.Portugal
6.6
D
6.5
D
J. Oliveira Fernandes 44.Portugal
6.8
52'
D
A. Fonseca Amaro 13.Portugal
6.7
90'
M
A. Abreu de 72.Portugal
7.0
M
M. Gomes Ferreira 2.Portugal
7.3
M
N. Janvier 98.France
6.4
78' 17'
M
D. Silva 80.Portugal
6.7
F
M. Johnston 90.Scotland
6.6
67'
F
J. Ferreira Silva 11.Portugal
6.7
57'
F
A. Oliveira Silva 17.Brazil
7.0
Substitutes
G
C. Biai 63.Portugal
D
M. Tounkara 83.France
D
B. Boialvo 76.Portugal
D
H. Oliveira 5.Portugal
M
G. Teixeira 64.Portugal
6.2
78' 90'
M
M. Salgueiro 23.Brazil
M
I. Ariel 22.Côte d'Ivoire
6.8
52'
F
A. Pelegrini 9.Brazil
6.6
77' 87'
F
N. Luz 20.Angola
6.2
67' 71'

Vitória SC started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

The manager João Miguel da Cunha Teixeira decided to play with the following team: Bruno Varela (6.6), Mikel Villanueva (6.5), André Amaro (6.7), Jorge Fernandes (6.8), Miguel Maga (7.3), Daniel Silva (6.7), Nicolas Janvier (6.4), Afonso Freitas (7.0), Jota Silva (6.7), André Silva (7.0) and Michael Johnston (6.6).

The home team had on the bench: Goncalo Nogueira (6.2), Allison Safira (6.6), Nelson Luz (6.2), Indio, Mamadou Tounkara, Bruno Gaspar, Ibrahima Bamba (6.8), Helder Sá and Celton Biai.

Substitutions

Vitória SC made 4 changes: Jorge Fernandes for Ibrahima Bamba (52′), Mikey Johnston for Nélson Luz (67′), Nicolas Janvier for Alisson Safira (77′) and Nicolas Janvier for Gonçalo Nogueira (78′).

Best player: Miguel Maga​

Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Vitória SC was Miguel Maga.

His rating is (7.3) with 32 passes (78% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 4 duels out of 7.

Porto – Formation

Porto
G
D. Meireles Costa 99.Portugal
7.0
D
K. Laveran Lima 3.Portugal
7.1
40'
D
6.9
81'
D
7.3
47'
D
J. Neto Lopes 23.Portugal
7.9
Goals45'
M
A. Uribe Villa 8.Colombia
7.1
M
O. da Silva 25.Portugal
7.4
35'
M
S. Antunes Eustáquio 46.Portugal
7.1
85'
M
W. Rodrigues do 13.Brazil
7.0
F
M. Taremi 9.Iran
7.4
90'
F
6.4
60'
Substitutes
G
C. Morais 14.Portugal
D
F. Rodrigues 2.Portugal
D
R. Fernandes 17.Portugal
M
M. Grujić 16.Serbia
85'
F
A. Franco 20.Portugal
F
E. Aquino 11.Brazil
6.6
60'
F
D. Loader 19.England
90'
F
G. Albuquerque 70.Portugal
F
G. Fonseca 7.Brazil

Porto started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

Sérgio Paulo Marceneiro Conceição played with: Diogo Costa (7.0), João Mário (7.9), Pepe (7.1), Iván Marcano (6.9), Wendell (7.3), Otávio (7.4), Mateus Uribe (7.1), Stephen Eustaquio (7.1), Wenderson Galeno (7.0), Toni Martínez (6.4) and Mehdi Taremi (7.4).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Fábio Cardoso, André Franco, Pepê (6.6), Danny Namaso, Gonçalo Borges, Gabriel Veron, Cláudio Ramos, Marko Grujić and Rodrigo Conceição.

Substitutions

Porto made 3 changes: Toni Martínez for Pepê (60′), Stephen Eustaquio for Marko Grujić (85′) and Mehdi Taremi for Danny Namaso (90′).

Best player: João Mário​

The most impressive player for Porto was João Mário.

His rating is (7.9) with 1 goal, 40 passes (77% accurate) and 2 key passes. He performed 3 crosses.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Liga Portugal.​