Sporting Lisbon v Benfica Tips, Predictions and Odds
Sporting Lisbon host Benfica in matchday 16 of the Primeira Liga on Monday 1st February, 9:30pm at Estádio José Alvalade. The hosts currently sit in 1st place in the table having beaten Benfica 1-0 last time out, while the visitors are in 3rd after their 1-0 loss against Sporting Lisbon.
PREDICTIONS & ODDS:
WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS:
S. Lisbon have won 75% of their last 20 home league games and Benfica have lost 15% of their last 20 away league games.
The last time Benfica won away in the league was 3 games ago against Gil Vicente. The last time S. Lisbon lost a home league game was 17 matches ago against Benfica.
S. Lisbon last kept a clean sheet at home 2 games ago, and have kept 12 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Benfica last failed to score away in the league 5 games ago and have missed the net in 2 of their last 20 away league games.
Of the 15 league games S. Lisbon has won at home, they scored first 12 times. Of the 3 away games Benfica has lost, they conceded first 3 times.View KickOff's top win/draw/win tipsters here >
LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS
Sporting Lisbon's last starting line-up was:
|DEF:||Sebastian Coates, Zouhair Feddal, Luis Neto, Nuno Alexandre Tavares Mendes|
|MID:||Pedro Porro, Matheus Nunes, Joao Mario, Pedro Goncalves|
|FWD:||Tiago Tomas, Nuno Santos|
In the Primeira Liga this season, this Sporting Lisbon XI has played 134 matches and scored 27 goals.
This Primeira Liga line-up has 336 all-time Primeira Liga appearances and 47 goals.
Benfica's last starting line-up was:
|DEF:||Nicolas Otamendi, Jardel, Jan Vertonghen, Gilberto, Alex Grimaldo|
|MID:||Pizzi, Julian Weigl, Franco Cervi, Rafa Silva|
In the Primeira Liga this season, this Benfica XI has played 148 matches and scored 10 goals.
This Primeira Liga line-up has 582 all-time Primeira Liga appearances and 97 goals.