Vitoria SC and Chaves face off in the match day 2 of the Liga NOS this Thursday. The game kicks off at 4:00 PM EST at Estádio D. Afonso Henriques, Guimarães. GolTV will be providing the TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on FuboTV.
Head-to-Head: Both teams have met just twice in the Portuguese Liga, settling for a 1-1 draw in 2016 encounter while Guimaraes won 2017 encounter 3-2. Clearly, both the teams have been underdogs in the tournament and will be looking forward to an explosive new season.
Date and Time: August 10th, 2017 4:00 PM EST
Venue: Estádio D. Afonso Henriques, Guimarães
TV: GolTV (English) (US)
Team Form: Considering their last five matches in all competitions, Guimaraes have won three and lost of them. They are fresh off a 3-1 loss to S.L Benfica.
Goalies: Miguel Oliveira, and Daniel Figueira
Defenders: Alvin Arrondel, João Aurélio, Abdoulaye Ba, Dénis Duarte, N’Clomande Ghislain Konan
Midfielders: Joseph Amoah, Guillermo Celis, Ruben, Nolan Mbemba, Rafael Miranda, João Moreno
Forwards: Helder Castro, Raphael Dias Belloli, Oscar Estupiñan, Paolo Hurtado, Joao Miguel Vigario
Team Form: Chaves did manage to finish 11th in last year’s season and they seem to be red hot with four victories in their last five encounters in all competitions. They posted a massive 3-0 shutout victory over a stronger Porto team in their latest outing.
Goalies: António Filipe, and Ricardo
Defenders: Nuno Coelho, Anderson Conceicão, Domingos Duarte, Rafael, Victor Massaia, Paulinho, Pedro Queirós, Rúben Ferreira,
Midfielders: Pedro Tiba, Renan Bressan, Patrão, Jefferson, Thiago Galvao, Filipe Melo, Guilherme Seefeldt Krolow, Davidson
Forwards: William, Jorge Intima, Batatinha, Hamdou Elnouni, Eder Jordán, Perdigão, Matheus Pereira, Higor Platiny, Jodé Xavier