Read our prediction for Benfica vs Liverpool below. This preview was written by a sport journalist who is specialised in betting tips and predictions.
Benfica vs Liverpool Prediction & Betting tips
Tonight, at 20:00, in the quarterfinals of the UEFA Champions League, Benfica will play at home against Liverpool. The two teams have met ten times so far and what is interesting is that all the clashes took place in the knockout stages of the competitions and there was never a draw, the statistics being on Liverpool’s side with six victories in time which Benfica has imposed four other times. The last double between the two teams took place in 2010, in the quarterfinals of the Europa League, and Liverpool qualified further after a 2-1 defeat in the round and a 4-1 return victory on “Anfield Road”.
Benfica comes after a 3-2 defeat in the championship against Braga, but was close to finishing undefeated after managing to equalize in the second half in three minutes. In the round of 16, Benfica started with a second chance in the double with Ajax, but managed to eliminate the Dutch after a spectacular draw in the home tour, score 2-2 and a 1-0 victory in return on “Amsterdam Arena”. Three of Benfica’s four wins against Liverpool have been recorded at home.
Liverpool comes after four consecutive victories in the league, without conceding a goal. In the round of 16, Liverpool eliminated Serie A season champions Inter after a 2-0 win over Giuseppe Meazza and a 1-0 return defeat at Anfield Road in a match. which he dominated. The “Cormorants” start with the first chance in this double round, having great chances to catch the UEFA Champions League semifinals. For Liverpool, a very important game in the Premier League will follow, the next stage when he will play with Manchester City away.
Benfica vs Liverpool head to head matches
08.04.10 EL Liverpool vs Benfica 4:1
01.04.10 EL Benfica vs Liverpool 2:1
08.03.06 CL Liverpool vs Benfica 0:2
21.02.06 CL Benfica vs Liverpool 1:0
07.11.84 CL Benfica vs Liverpool 1:0
* Our advice is: OVER 2.5 GOALS
* Selection odd for this bet is: 1.60
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