Academica – Maritimo

Step number 20 in Portugal will be closed on Monday evening at 22:00 by Academica and Maritimo, two teams without being too large claims in the Portuguese Liga this season.

Academica has serious problems in the rankings as one of the bands that are struggling to stay in the first league. The hosts 12th place after 19 stages spilled into who gathered 20 points, and a golaverage of 25:28. The band separated from the host is afloat only 5 points.
Form of time is also not praised, having won only one point in the last 3 stages.
In 10 games in their own arena in this championship, Academic recorded just three successes, the 9th place in such a ranking in Portugal.

Maritimo is a little better than her opponent Monday night, occupying 7th place with 25 points, being only 4 points behind the leading places in the Europa League. Golaverage site but leaves much to be desired, with 19 goals scored and 28 received, with the worst attack in Portugal with red lantern, Moreirense.
In the 9 trips so far, the visiting team recorded three wins, two draws and 4 defeats, all occupying 7th place and a ranking of matches on foreign land.

The two teams have met 5 times in the last two years. Maritimo was imposed in three games, while Academica has won the last two direct meetings, 3-0, 0-2 respectively.