Benfica – Sporting : Preview & Prediction
Benfica Lisbon and Sporting CP started this season 2018-2019 with 2 wins each in the first two days of the championship. With 6 points on the clock, the two clubs settle on the podium with FC Porto. The Lisbon club won the Vitoria Guimaraes (3-2) and Boavista (2-0) away in this Liga Sagrès. Tombeur Fenerbahçe (1-0 and 1-1), Benfica is in a delicate situation during his barrage against PAOK Saloniki after 1 draw at the stadium Luz (1-1) in the first leg. Benfica has two big meetings waiting for them, a league title and a game in Greece, capital for its European future in the Champions League. The Sporting CP is warned. José Peseiro’s team triumphed over Moreirense (3-1) before beating Vitoria Setubal (2-1) at José Alvalade Stadium. Two excellent results that erase two last matches preparation halftone against Marseille (1-1) and ahead of Empoli (1-1, 4 tab 5).
Benfica is undefeated for 5 games!
The Sporting CP has only 2 successes on its last 4 outings.
Benfica have not lost to Sporting CP since 5 games.
At home, Benfica posted 1 draw and 1 success against his opponent of the day.
Benfica needs a success for confidence before a complicated field trip from PAOK Thessaloniki to reach the group stage of the Champions League.
Benfica Lisbon needs the 3 points before planning ideally for this trip to Greece, which is decisive for its European future.
Benfica – Sporting : Betting Tips
Benfica – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70