In the 26th round of the Primeira Liga, starting at 19:00, the Chaves – Sporting will be played. The confrontation will take place on the Estadio Municipal de Chaves.
“Leagues” came out of the title race after crashing in the previous round, moving to Porto, 1-2. They remain at eight points in the first position, but they can only hope for the second place, but taking into account the shape that Benfica crosses, even this goal seems hard to reach. Thus, Sporting seems to have turned all his attention to the Europa League, where he scored in the first hand of the optimal, 2-0 with Plzen. Montero brought the victory after double in the 45 + 1 and 49 minutes. Leaded in mid-January, the Colombian scored for the third time in the 9 games played in all competitions. As in just three days, Sporting is set to evolve in Plzen, confrontation with Chaves may fall in second.
Chaves comes in after a defeat, 0-2 with Tondela. After this defeat, the guests stayed in the sixth position in the standings, having the chance to end the season in the first half.
In the tournament, Sporting scored 5-1. It was his second success in the last five straight games.
Insider TIP: Under 2.5 goals – 1.88