PORTO. Porto beats Estoril with a 2-0 win with an own goal from J. (48′) and a goal from F. Andrade (88′). Porto was much superior in terms of ball possession (65%) and that was among the factors of its victory.
The match was played at the Estádio Do Dragão stadium in Porto on Saturday and it started at 6:00 pm local time. The referee was António Emanuel Carvalho Nobre with the support of Pedro Ribeiro and Nuno Filipe Santos Tomás Pereira. The 4th official was João Carlos Casegas Marques Almeida. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant at 21.8 degrees Celsius or 71.22 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 61%.
Porto was in firm control of the ball 65% while Estoril was struggling with a 35% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Porto was more aggressive with 75 dangerous attacks and 20 shots of which 6 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Porto won the match.
Porto shot 20 times, 6 on target, 14 off target. On the opposite side, Estoril shot 6 times, 1 on target, 5 off target.
None of the teams received any yellow card.
After this match, Porto will have 91 points to sit in the 1st place. Talking about the opposition, Estoril will stay with 39 points to sit in the 8th place.
Porto – Formation
Porto started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
The manager Sérgio Paulo Marceneiro Conceição decided to play with the following team: .
Porto made 5 changes: Vitinha for F. Vieira (62′), Evanilson for F. Conceicao (64′), Pepe for R. Semedo (86′), Joao Mario for F. Andrade (86′) and C. Ramos for F. Meixedo (90′).
Estoril – Formation
Estoril started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
Bruno Miguel Nogueira Pinheiro played with: .
Estoril made 5 changes: J. Gamboa for F. Geraldes (58′), Arthur for L. Vega (69′), A. Franco for B. Lourenco (69′), R. Fonte for L. Ruiz (78′) and R. Silva for F. Volnei (78′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Primeira Liga.