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BENFICA v LYON

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    Benfica Lyon Tips, Predictions and Odds

    Benfica host Lyon in matchday 3 of European Champions League on Wednesday 23rd October, 8:00pm at Estádio da Luz.

    Read on for all of our free football predictions and betting tips for this fixture.
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S WIN/DRAW/WIN BETTING TIP:
    Benfica have a 46% chance of beating Lyon
    Benfica
    0%
    0.00
    Draw
    0%
    0.00
    Lyon
    0%
    0.00
    Home/draw
    0%
    0.00
    Home/away
    0%
    0.00
    Away/draw
    0%
    0.00

    WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS

    Benfica has won 40% of their last 20 home cup games and Lyon has lost 35% of their last 20 away cup games.

    The last time Lyon won away in the cup was 1 games ago against RB Leipzig. The last time Benfica lost a home cup game was 1 matches ago against RB Leipzig.

    Benfica last kept a clean sheet at home 3 games ago, and have kept 7 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Lyon last failed to score away in the cup 8 games ago and have missed the net in 2 of their last 20 away league games.

    Of the 8 cup games Benfica has won at home, they scored first 8 times. Of the 7 away games Lyon has lost, they conceded first 6 times.

    Benfica home
    d
    H
    3 - 3
    w
    H
    3 - 0
    w
    H
    2 - 1
    l
    H
    1 - 2
    w
    H
    4 - 2
    w
    H
    3 - 0
    Benfica have won 8, drawn 6 and lost 6 of their last 20 home games
    27
    F
    22
    A
    Lyon away
    l
    H
    2 - 0
    l
    H
    2 - 1
    w
    H
    0 - 2
    l
    H
    5 - 1
    d
    H
    1 - 1
    d
    H
    3 - 3
    Lyon have won 8, drawn 4 and lost 8 of their last 20 away games
    26
    F
    28
    A
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S CORRECT SCORE BETTING TIP:
    There is a 11% chance of the full time result being a 1-1 draw
    H 1-0
    0%
    0.00
    D 0-0
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-1
    0%
    0.00
    H 2-0
    0%
    0.00
    D 1-1
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-2
    0%
    0.00
    H 2-1
    0%
    0.00
    D 2-2
    0%
    0.00
    A 1-2
    0%
    0.00
    H 3-0
    0%
    0.00
    D 3-3
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-3
    0%
    0.00
    H 3-1
    0%
    0.00
    D 4-4
    0%
    0.00
    A 1-3
    0%
    0.00
    H 3-2
    0%
    0.00
    A 2-3
    0%
    0.00
    H 4-0
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-4
    0%
    0.00
    H 4-1
    0%
    0.00
    A 1-4
    0%
    0.00
    H 4-2
    0%
    0.00
    A 2-4
    0%
    0.00
    H 4-3
    0%
    0.00
    A 3-4
    0%
    0.00
    H 5-0
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-5
    0%
    0.00
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    CORRECT SCORE KEY STATISTICS

    Benfica have scored 2 goals or more in 4 of their last 20 home games. Lyon have conceded at least 2 goals in 6 of their last 20 away games.

    Benfica have conceded 1 goal or less in 12 of their last 20 home cup games. Lyon have scored 1 goal or less in 14 of their last 20 away cup games

    Benfica home
    0-2
    0-2
    1-2
    0-1
    1-2
    1-2
    3-3
    0-0
    1-1
    1-1
    1-1
    2-2
    2-1
    1-0
    1-0
    1-0
    1-0
    3-0
    4-2
    3-0
    Lyon away
    2-0
    5-1
    4-1
    2-1
    1-0
    2-1
    2-1
    1-0
    1-1
    3-3
    1-1
    1-1
    1-2
    0-1
    0-1
    1-2
    0-1
    0-2
    1-4
    0-2
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE BETTING TIP:
    There is a 58% chance of both teams to score in this match
    BTTS yes
    0%
    0.00
    BTTS No
    0%
    0.00
    BTTS + draw
    0%
    0.00
    BTTS + away
    0%
    0.00
    BTTS + home
    0%
    0.00

    BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE KEY STATISTICS

    50% of Benfica's last 20 home cup games have ended with Both teams scoring. They won 2, drew 4 and lost 4 of those games.

    65% of Lyon's last 20 away cup games ended with both teams scoring, they won 3, drew 5 and lost 5 of those games.

    The last time Benfica failed to score at home in the cup was a 0-0 draw to Galatasaray in February this year.

    The last time Lyon kept a clean sheet away in the cup was in a 2-0 win against RB Leipzig in October this year.

    Benfica home
    Both teams to score
    In Benfica's last 20 home games both teams have scored 10 times, and both teams have not scored 10 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    1.35
    Avg. goals against:
    1.1
    Lyon away
    Both teams to score
    In Lyon's last 20 away games both teams have scored 12 times, and both teams have not scored 8 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    1.3
    Avg. goals against:
    1.4
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS BETTING TIP:
    There is a 56% chance of this match having over 2.5 goals
    Over 2.5
    0%
    0.00
    Under 2.5
    0%
    0.00

    OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS KEY STATISTICS

    Benfica's last 20 home cup games have averaged 2.2 goals a game. Lyon's last 20 away cup games have averaged 2.8 goals a game.

    Benfica have scored on average at home in the cup 1.2 goals a game and conceded on average 1.1 goals.

    Lyon have scored on average away in the cup 1.4 goals a game and conceded on average 1.4 goals

    Benfica home
    Over / under 2.5 goals
    In Benfica's last 20 home games there have been over 2.5 goals 9 times, and under 2.5 goals 11 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    1.35
    Avg. goals against:
    1.1
    Lyon away
    Over / under 2.5 goals
    In Lyon's last 20 away games there have been over 2.5 goals 9 times, and under 2.5 goals 11 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    1.3
    Avg. goals against:
    1.4
    LAST TIME OUT:
    Benfica won their last European Champions League match 2-1. Lyon lost their's 2-1.

    LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS

    Benfica 2-1 Lyon

    Benfica's last match was in European Champions League against Lyon on Wednesday 23rd October at Estádio da Luz. They won the game 2-1 with goals from Rafa Silva and Pizzi.

    Benfica's last starting line-up was:

    GLK: Odisseas Vlachodimos
    DEF: Tomas Tavares, Ferro, Ruben Dias, Alex Grimaldo
    MID: Florentino Ibrain Morris Luis, Gedson Fernandes, Gabriel Appelt, Rafa Silva, Franco Cervi
    FWD: Haris Seferovic

    In European Champions League this season, this Benfica XI has played 71 matches and scored 6 goals.

    This European Champions League line-up has 511 all-time European Champions League appearances and 91 goals.

    Benfica 2-1 Lyon

    Lyon's last match was in European Champions League against Benfica on Wednesday 23rd October at Estádio da Luz. They lost the game 2-1 with a goal from Memphis Depay.

    Lyon's last starting line-up was:

    GLK: Anthony Lopes
    DEF: Leo Dubois, Marcelo, Jason Denayer, Youssouf Kone
    MID: Houssem Aouar, Lucas Tousart
    FWD: Martin Terrier, Maxwel Cornet, Moussa Dembele, Memphis Depay

    In European Champions League this season, this Lyon XI has played 102 matches and scored 17 goals.

    This European Champions League line-up has 838 all-time European Champions League appearances and 134 goals.

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