Arouca 1-1 Boavista: Draw on Saturday

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AROUCA. Arouca and Boavista draw 1-1. O. Dabbagh scored the first goal (11') for Arouca. P. Musa settled the score 1-1 (54').

AROUCA. Arouca and Boavista draw 1-1. O. Dabbagh scored the first goal (11′) for Arouca. P. Musa settled the score 1-1 (54′). Arouca couldn’t win even though he was superior in terms of holding the ball possession (57%)

The match was held at the Estádio Municipal de Arouca Stadium in Arouca on Saturday and this began at 6:00 pm local time. The referee was João Pedro Silva Pinheiro with the assistance of Tiago José Pereira Costa and Luciano António Gomes Maia. The 4th official was João Carlos Casegas Marques Almeida. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was hot around 25.8 degrees Celsius or 78.51 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 89%.​

Match Statistics

Arouca was in firm control of the ball 57% while Boavista was struggling with a 43% ball possession.

Arouca was more aggressive with 43 dangerous attacks and 8 shots of which 6 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Arouca to win the match​.

Arouca shot 8 times, 6 on target, 2 off target. On the opposite side, Boavista shot 12 times, 2 on target, 10 off target.


Arouca received 3 yellow cards (O. Dabbagh, A. Bukia and G. Campi). On the other side, Boavista received 3 yellow cards (Y. Njie, I. Vukotic and G. Makouta).

After playing this encounter, Arouca will have 10 points like Famalicão and Vizela to stay in the 13th place. On the other side, Boavista will have 11 points like Paços de Ferreira to stay in the 11th place.

Match Events

  • 11'

    O. Dabbagh

  • 29'

    Y. Njie

  • 36'

    I. Vukotic

  • 49'

    O. Dabbagh

  • 54'

    P. Musa

  • 67'

    A. Bukia

  • 68'


    L. Silva

  • 69'

    G. Campi

  • 71'

    G. Makouta

  • 76'

    T. Morais

    K. Gorre

  • 78'

    A. Alves Santos


  • 79'

    T. Reymao

    I. Vukotic

  • 87'


    P. Moreira

  • 87'

    T. Araujo

    A. Bukia

  • 89'

    F. Ferreira

    Y. Hamache

  • 89'

    L. Santos

    G. Affonso

  • 89'

    P. Malheiro

  • 90'

    A. Alves Santos

Next match

In the upcoming Primeira Liga match, Arouca will play away with Santa Clara on the 5th of December with a 0-0 head to head stats.

Boavista will host Marítimo on the 4th of December with a 10-5 head to head stats in favor of Marítimo (5 draws).

Arouca: Formation and Lineups

Arouca started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Armando Evangelista Macedo Freitas chose to play with the following team: Norbert Haymamba (6.1), Thales (7.0), João Basso (6.4), Gastón Campi (6.2), Mateus Quaresma (6.8), Pedro Moreira (7.0), Kouassi Eboue (7.0), Leandro Silva (6.4), André Bukia (6.4), Oday Dabagh (7.8) and Arsénio Nunes (7.4).


Arouca made only 1 change substituting L. Silva for Pite (68′)​.

Top player: Oday Dabagh

Probably the most impressive player in Arouca was Oday Dabagh.

His rating is (7.8) with 1 goal, 23 passes (73% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 16. He performed 2 crosses.

Boavista: Formation and Lineups

Boavista started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

On the other side, João Pedro Borges de Sousa played with: Alireza Beiranvand (7.1), Pedro Malheiro (6.4), Nathan (6.1), Jackson Porozo (7.1), Yanis Hamache (7.0), Ilija Vukotić (7.1), Gaius Makouta (6.5), Gustavo Sauer (6.9), Yusupha Njie (6.2), Kenji Gorré (6.9) and Petar Musa (7.8).


Boavista decided to remain with the initial team without doing any substitution.

Top player: Petar Musa

Probably the most impressive player in Boavista was Petar Musa.

His rating is (7.8) with 1 goal, 14 passes (85% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 12.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Primeira Liga



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