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Rio Ave v Benfica Tips, Predictions and Odds

Rio Ave host Benfica in matchday 4 of the Primeira Liga on Sunday 18th October, 8:00pm. The hosts currently sit in 14th place in the table having lost against Benfica 0-3 last time out, while the visitors are in 1st after their 0-3 win against Rio Ave.

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 70% chance of beating Rio Ave

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Rio Ave
0%
0.00
Draw
0%
0.00
Benfica
0%
0.00
Home/draw
0%
0.00
Home/away
0%
0.00
Away/draw
0%
0.00

WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS:

Rio Ave have won 30% of their last 20 home league games and Benfica have lost 10% of their last 20 away league games.

The last time Benfica won away in the league was 1 game ago against Famalicao. The last time Rio Ave lost a home league game was 5 matches ago against Benfica.

Rio Ave last kept a clean sheet at home in their last game, and have kept 5 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Benfica last failed to score away in the league 4 games ago and have missed the net in 1 of their last 20 away league games.

Of the 6 league games Rio Ave has won at home, they scored first 4 times. Of the 2 away games Benfica has lost, they conceded first 2 times.

View all of this weekend’s Primeira Liga predictions here >
Rio Ave
8TH
l
H
0 - 3
d
H
0 - 0
d
H
2 - 2
w
H
2 - 1
w
H
4 - 3
l
H
1 - 2
Rio Ave have won 6, drawn 7 and lost 7 of their last 20 home games
29
F
29
A
Benfica
1ST
w
H
0 - 3
w
H
1 - 5
w
H
0 - 4
d
H
1 - 1
l
H
2 - 0
w
H
1 - 2
Benfica have won 15, drawn 3 and lost 2 of their last 20 away games
44
F
16
A
Rio Ave v Benfica 10 game form stats.
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10 GAME FORM STATS
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RIO AVE
8TH
|
BENFICA
1ST
Attacking
RIO
BEF
Games won
3
7
Games scored
6
9
Scored first
2
8
Clean sheets
3
4
Goals scored
12
25
Avg goals scored
1.2
2.5
Avg shots per game
7.0
14.0
Avg shots per goal
6.0
6.0
Conversion rate for
15%
19%
Defensive
RIO
BEF
Games lost
2
2
Games conceded
7
6
Conceded first
6
2
Games failed to score
4
1
Goals conceded
12
10
Avg goals conceded
1.2
1.0
Avg shots per game
8.0
6.0
Avg shots per goal
7.0
6.0
Conversion rate
17%
18%
RIO
BEF
Form Stats Ranking
2
14
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S CORRECT SCORE BETTING TIP:
There is a 11% chance of the full time result being 0-2

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

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:

Rio Ave have scored 2 goals or more in 10 of their last 20 home games. Benfica have conceded at least 2 goals in 4 of their last 20 away games.

Rio Ave have conceded 1 goal or less in 12 of their last 20 home league games. Benfica have scored 1 goal or less in 6 of their last 20 away league games

View all of this weekend’s correct score predictions here >
Rio Ave
8TH
0-3
2-4
1-2
2-3
0-1
0-1
2-3
0-0
2-2
0-0
1-1
2-2
1-1
1-1
2-1
4-3
1-0
1-0
2-0
5-1
Benfica
1ST
2-0
3-2
1-1
2-2
1-1
1-2
0-1
0-1
1-2
0-1
1-2
2-3
0-3
1-5
0-4
0-2
0-2
1-4
0-4
0-2
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE BETTING TIP:
There is a 52% chance of both teams to score in this match

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

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

65% of Rio Ave's last 20 home league games have ended with Both teams scoring. They won 3, drew 4 and lost 6 of those games.

55% of Benfica's last 20 away league games ended with both teams scoring, they won 7, drew 1 and lost 3 of those games.

The last time Rio Ave failed to score at home in the league was a 0-0 draw to V. Guimaraes in September this year.

The last time Benfica kept a clean sheet away in the league was in a 4-0 win against CD das Aves in July this year.

View all of this weekend’s both teams to score predictions here >
Rio Ave
8TH
Both teams to score
In Rio Ave's last 20 home games both teams have scored 12 times, and both teams have not scored 8 times.
Avg. goals for:
1.45
Avg. goals against:
1.45
Benfica
1ST
Both teams to score
In Benfica's last 20 away games both teams have scored 10 times, and both teams have not scored 10 times.
Avg. goals for:
2.2
Avg. goals against:
0.8
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS BETTING TIP:
There is a 62% chance of this match having over 2.5 goals

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Over 2.5
0%
0.00
Under 2.5
0%
0.00

OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS KEY STATISTICS

Rio Ave's last 20 home league games have averaged 3 goals a game. Benfica's last 20 away league games have averaged 3.1 goals a game.

Rio Ave have scored on average at home in the league 1.6 goals a game and conceded on average 1.4 goals.

Benfica have scored on average away in the league 2.3 goals a game and conceded on average 0.9 goals

View all of this weekend’s over / under 2.5 goals predictions here >
Rio Ave
8TH
Over / under 2.5 goals
In Rio Ave's last 20 home games there have been over 2.5 goals 10 times, and under 2.5 goals 10 times.
Avg. goals for:
1.45
Avg. goals against:
1.45
Benfica
1ST
Over / under 2.5 goals
In Benfica's last 20 away games there have been over 2.5 goals 11 times, and under 2.5 goals 9 times.
Avg. goals for:
2.2
Avg. goals against:
0.8
RIO AVE v BENFICA FIXTURE HISTORY:

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Rio Ave
0%
0.00
Draw
0%
0.00
Benfica
0%
0.00
Home/draw
0%
0.00
Home/away
0%
0.00
Away/draw
0%
0.00
BEF
H
1 - 2
DRAW
H
-
BEF
H
2 - 3
DRAW
H
1 - 1
BEF
H
0 - 1
BEF
H
0 - 1

LAST TIME OUT:
Rio Ave lost their last Primeira Liga match 0-3. Benfica won their's 0-3.

LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS

Rio Ave 0-3 Benfica
Rio Ave's last match was in the Primeira Liga against Benfica on Sunday 18th October. They lost the game 0-3.

Rio Ave's last starting line-up was:

 
GLK: Pawel Kieszek
DEF: Ivo Pinto, Toni Borevkovic, Aderllan Santos, Nelson Monte
MID: Tarantini, Chico Geraldes, Filipe Augusto
FWD: Carlos Mane, Lucas Piazon, Bruno Moreira

In the Primeira Liga this season, this Rio Ave XI has played 58 matches and scored 4 goals.

This Primeira Liga line-up has 431 all-time Primeira Liga appearances and 32 goals.

Rio Ave 0-3 Benfica
Benfica's last match was in the Primeira Liga against Rio Ave on Sunday 18th October. They won the game 0-3 with 2 goals from Luca Waldschmidt and a goal from Gabriel Appelt.

Benfica's last starting line-up was:

 
GLK: Odisseas Vlachodimos
DEF: Andre Almeida, Nicolas Otamendi, Jan Vertonghen, Alex Grimaldo
MID: Rafa Silva, Pizzi, Gabriel Appelt
FWD: Everton, Luca Waldschmidt, Darwin Nunez

In the Primeira Liga this season, this Benfica XI has played 50 matches and scored 15 goals.

This Primeira Liga line-up has 638 all-time Primeira Liga appearances and 103 goals.