Casa Pia and Vizela meet at Estádio Pina Manique, in a match for the 4th round of the Liga de Honra. There is only 1 direct confrontation in the last 3 years between these two teams, on 20-10-2019, which ended with the victory of Vizela by (1-3). Attention to the home factor, since Casa Pia tends to achieve different results at home and abroad.
The home team is currently in 15th position, with 1 point won, after 1 draw and 2 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost at home to Benfica II by (0‑6). In the last match, they lost in an away match against Feirense by (2‑1). This is a team that curiously tends to achieve more positive results as a visitor than at home, since in the last 30 games they have registered 3 victories, 4 draws and 8 losses as a visitor, with 13 goals scored and 24 suffered; against 1 victory, 2 draws and 12 defeats in their stadium, with 12 goals scored and 36 suffered. In the last 10 matches played at home for all competitions, Casa Pia drew 2 and lost 8. The team has not been very strong defensively, since they have always suffered goals in the last 10 matches, But their attack has scored regularly, since he has scored goals in 7 of the last 10 games. In 15 games, they suffered the first goal 11 times and never managed to come back. There is 1 period that stands out in the last 13 home matches for all competitions: they have scored 5 of their 10 goals between minutes (76′ ‑ 90 ‘).
Filipe Martins’ team must play with the usual tactical design, 4-4-2, favoring organization and counterattacks, mostly channeled through the side corridors. The two most advanced players on the field, responsible for putting the nerves on the sidelines of the opposing defense are Bonani and Abdul Abubakari. For its part, the central corridor must be formed by Christian, Vitó, Alex and Romeu Ribeiro. For this game, the coach of the home team has all the players at his disposal.
The visiting team is currently in the 4th position, with 6 points won, after 2 wins and 1 loss. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match against Porto II by (4‑1). In the last match, they won at home against Sporting Covilhã by (2‑1). This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games it has registered 11 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses as a visitor, with 35 goals scored and 14 suffered; against 11 victories, 2 draws and 2 defeats in his stadium, with 44 goals scored and 16 suffered. In its last 10 away matches, Vizela has recorded 7 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses. His attack has scored regularly, as he has scored at least one goal in each of the last 10 games. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 8 of the last 12 matches have ended with Over 2,5 goals.
Álvaro Pacheco’s team must present itself in a 4-3-3 formation, promoting defensive organization and offensive transitions, mainly on the wings. André Soares, Cassiano and Fernando Cardozo must be the protagonists of the visitors’ attack. As for the midfield, it must be formed by Hugues Evra, Ericson Duarte and Marcos Paulo. Apparently, the Vizela coach has the team at full capacity for the match against Casa Pia.