Benfica v Sporting Lisbon Tips, Predictions and Odds
Benfica host Sporting Lisbon in matchday 34 of the Primeira Liga on Saturday 25th July, 9:15pm at Estádio da Luz. The hosts currently sit in 2nd place in the table having beaten Sporting Lisbon 2-1 last time out, while the visitors are in 3rd after their 2-1 loss against Benfica.
PREDICTIONS & ODDS:
WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS:
Benfica has won 75% of their last 20 home league games and S. Lisbon has lost 30% of their last 20 away league games.
The last time S. Lisbon won away in the league was 3 games ago against Belenenses. The last time Benfica lost a home league game was 3 matches ago against Santa Clara.
Benfica last kept a clean sheet at home in their last game, and have kept 10 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. S. Lisbon last failed to score away in the league 1 games ago and have missed the net in 4 of their last 20 away league games.
Of the 15 league games Benfica has won at home, they scored first 13 times. Of the 6 away games S. Lisbon has lost, they conceded first 5 times.View KickOff's top win/draw/win tipsters here >
LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS
Benfica's last starting line-up was:
|DEF:||Tomas Tavares, Jardel, Ruben Dias, Andre Almeida|
|MID:||Pizzi, Gabriel Appelt, Julian Weigl, Chiquinho, Franco Cervi|
In the Primeira Liga this season, this Benfica XI has played 46 matches and scored 8 goals.
This Primeira Liga line-up has 812 all-time Primeira Liga appearances and 125 goals.
Sporting Lisbon's last starting line-up was:
|DEF:||Quaresma, Sebastian Coates, Stefan Ristovski, Nuno Alexandre Tavares Mendes|
|MID:||Wendel, Matheus Nunes|
|FWD:||Marcos Acuna, Gonzalo Plata, Andraz Sporar, Jovane Cabral|
In the Primeira Liga this season, this Sporting Lisbon XI has played 48 matches and scored 2 goals.
This Primeira Liga line-up has 486 all-time Primeira Liga appearances and 42 goals.