Sporting vs Rio Ave Live Score and Live Stream


Sporting played Rio Ave at the Liga Portugal of Portugal on September 25. The match kicked off 19:15 UTC. Sporting won 2-0.

Paulinho scored the first goal on the 10th minute of the game followed by a goal from Marcus Edwards who made the final score 2-0.

Sporting (also known as Sporting CP) and Rio Ave meet again 10 months after the Liga Portugal match which Sporting won 0-1. Sporting are having a solid run at the moment winning their matches against Sturm and Moreirense extending their unbeaten streak to 6 matches.

Rio Ave are going into the fixture after playing 2 draws in a row against Famalicao and Casa Pia. They have been conceding goals for 4 consecutive matches now which puts additional psychological pressure on the team.

ScoreBat is covering Sporting vs Rio Ave in real time, providing the live stream and live score of the match, team line-ups, full match stats, live match commentary and official video highlights. We cover all matches of Portugal Liga Portugal in real time and provide live streaming whenever possible.


Live Streaming

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Sporting - Rio Ave in real time.

Sporting kicked off the game with Antonio Adan, Goncalo Inacio, Sebastian Coates, Ousmane Diomande who got substituted by Neto on the 90th minute, Nuno Santos who got substituted by Matheus Reis on the 78th minute, Hidemasa Morita, Morten Hjulmand who got substituted by Daniel Braganca on the 67th minute, Ricardo Esgaio who got substituted by Geny Catamo on the 77th minute, Pedro Goncalves, Paulinho and Marcus Edwards who got substituted by Francisco Trincao on the 67th minute as starters, with Franco Israel, Ivan Fresneda, Neto, Matheus Reis, Daniel Braganca, Dario Essugo, Geny Catamo, Viktor Gyokeres and Francisco Trincao on the bench.

Rio Ave's starting eleven were Magrao, Patrick William who got substituted by Miguel Nobrega on the 71st minute, Aderllan Santos, Renato Pantalon, Savio who got substituted by Ze Manuel on the 46th minute, Amine Oudrhiri who got substituted by Vitor Gomes on the 85th minute, Guga who got substituted by Bruno Ventura on the 48th minute, Costinha, Fabio Ronaldo Costa Conceicao, Leonardo Ruiz and Joao Graca who got substituted by Ukra on the 71st minute, with Jhonatan, Miguel Nobrega, Vitor Gomes, Joca, Julien Lomboto, Bruno Ventura, Hernani, Ukra and Ze Manuel on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card 6 times throughout the game. Aderllan Santos, Leonardo Ruiz, Sebastian Coates, Fabio Ronaldo Costa Conceicao, Ukra and Bruno Ventura were the ones to receive it.


Explore stats from Sporting vs Rio Ave on ScoreBat - we are updating the numbers on this page every second of the game.

  • Ball Possession: 54 - 46
  • Total Attempts: 9 - 6
  • Shots On Target: 6 - 2
  • Saves: 2 - 4
  • Corners: 4 - 2
  • Fouls: 14 - 12
  • Free Kicks: 13 - 22
  • Throw-Ins: 17 - 13


Sporting and Rio Ave have met 5 times since January 2021. Sporting have won 4 times, 1 match ended in a draw. The most recent match between them took place on February 6, 2023 at the Liga Portugal of Portugal where Sporting won 0-1. Sporting have scored 9 goals in these 5 head-to-head matches in total while Rio Ave have scored 1. So, overall, Sporting have a better head-to-head record against Rio Ave in their recent history.

Sporting have won 9 of their 11 matches in Liga Portugal, drawing 1 and having 1 defeat this season. They have scored 23 goals - 2.09 per match, conceding 11 - 1.00 per match. Rio Ave have won 2 of their 12 matches in Liga Portugal, drawing 4 and having 6 defeats this season. They have scored 13 goals - 1.08 per match, conceding 20 - 1.67 per match.

Recent Form

Sporting are on a winning streak - they have won Sturm and Moreirense in their previous 2 matches while Rio Ave are on a drawing streak - they have played a draw with Famalicao and Casa Pia in their previous 2 matches. Overall, Sporting have won 13 of their last 20 matches, losing 2 and drawing 5, while Rio Ave have won 6 of their last 20 matches, losing 8 and drawing 6.

Sporting have won 5 times (1-2 against Sturm on 21st of September, 3-0 against Moreirense on 17th of September, 1-0 against Famalicao on 27th of August, 1-2 against Casa Pia on 18th of August and 3-2 against Vizela on 12th of August) and drew once (1-1 against Braga on 3rd of September) in their most recent 6 matches.

Rio Ave have won once (2-0 against Chaves on 13th of August), lost 3 times (1-2 against Porto on 28th of August, 2-0 against Estoril on 20th of August and 2-0 against Arouca on 30th of July) and drew twice (1-1 against Famalicao on 16th of September and 1-1 against Casa Pia on 2nd of September) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Sporting haven't lost in their previous 6 matches.
  • Sporting haven't played a draw in their previous 5 home matches.
  • Rio Ave have gone 4 consecutive matches without a clean sheet.
  • Rio Ave's last 4 away matches had under 2.5 goals.

Live Standings

As always, Portugal Liga Portugal's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Sporting are the 2nd in the table with 28 points after 11 matches, while Rio Ave are the 16th with 10 points in 12 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Sporting and Rio Ave in real time. You can watch the goals by Paulinho and Marcus Edwards as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Sporting - Rio Ave are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. Full Time
    Match ends. Sporting 2, Rio Ave 0.
  2. 90 + 3'
    Bruno Ventura is shown the yellow card.
  3. 90'
    Substitution for Sporting. Neto replaces Ousmane Diomande
  4. 85'
    Substitution for Rio Ave. Vitor Gomes replaces Amine Oudrhiri
  5. 78'
    Substitution for Sporting. Matheus Reis replaces Nuno Santos
  6. 77'
    Substitution for Sporting. Geny Catamo replaces Ricardo Esgaio
  7. 73'
    Ukra is shown the yellow card.
  8. 71'
    Substitution for Rio Ave. Ukra replaces Joao Graca
  9. 71'
    Substitution for Rio Ave. Miguel Nobrega replaces Patrick William
  10. 67'
    Substitution for Sporting. Daniel Braganca replaces Morten Hjulmand
  11. 67'
    Substitution for Sporting. Francisco Trincao replaces Marcus Edwards
  12. 57'
    Fabio Ronaldo Costa Conceicao is shown the yellow card.
  13. 53'
    Rio Ave scores but the goal is ruled out by VAR.
  14. 48'
    Substitution for Rio Ave. Bruno Ventura replaces Guga
  15. 48'
    Sebastian Coates is shown the yellow card.
  16. 47'
    Leonardo Ruiz is shown the yellow card.
  17. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  18. 46'
    Substitution for Rio Ave. Ze Manuel replaces Savio
  19. Half Time - 2 : 0
    First half ends.
  20. 26'
    2 - 0
    Marcus Edwards scores for Sporting, assisted by Morten Hjulmand.
  21. 18'
    Aderllan Santos is shown the yellow card.
  22. 10'
    1 - 0
    Paulinho scores for Sporting, assisted by Hidemasa Morita.
  23. Kick-off
    First half begins