Basel – Benfica: Preview & Prediction
FC Basel and Benfica Lisbon clash at Jakob Park on Wednesday 27 September 2017 on the second day of the Champions League. Defeated by Manchester United and CSKA Moscow respectively, the Swiss and Portuguese clubs will try to win their very first points in Group A. Both teams meet for the third time after their double confrontation in 2011 when Benfica took 4 points on 6 against Basel.
FC Basel did not win any game of group stage in 11 games played.
Since November 2016, Benfica have won only 1 match in their last 5 meetings in C1.
Ricky van Wolfswinkel (Basel) and Jonas (Benfica) are the two players to follow for the match. The two footballers scored 7 and 8 goals in their respective championship.
Basel’s latest success at home dates back to 4 November 2014 against Ludogorets.
Since September 2012, Benfica has won 4 games out of 18 games played outdoors.
Our Prognosis Fc Basel SL Benfica
Basel and Benfica will have to show another face after their defeat two weeks ago. In view of the above, the two clubs will probably share the points. So you can bet a draw between the two clubs.
Basel – Benfica: Betting Tips
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.80
Over 2,5 goals – Odds: 2.00