Benfica vs Braga Prediction & Tips
In pursuit of the leaders Sporting CP, separated by 1 and 4 points respectively, the Benfica of coach Jorge Jesus and Sporting Braga coached by Carlos Carvalhal face each other at the Estadio da Luz in the seventh round of the Liga NOS. Benfica have not won in two games (1 draw and 1 defeat) between the championship and the Europa League, but what stands out most is that in these two games they have conceded a total of 6 goals and this is a fact that should not be underestimated. Fresh from 3-3 in the Europa League against Rangers Glasgow, he finds a Sporting who instead interrupted a series of 6 victories in a row between league and cup by losing heavily 4-0 in the last Europa League match against Leicester City. André Almeida is given as the only absent in Benfica, while Braga will not have the injured Rui Fonte and Ricardo Horta as well as the suspended Fransergio and David Carmo.
Benfica have beaten Braga in 14 of their last 16 direct comparisons.
Benfica have won the last 6 league games played at home.
There have been 8 Over 2.5 in the last 10 matches between Benfica and Braga.
The Braga defeated in Leicester had nevertheless won the previous 6 official matches.
End Benfica – SC Braga
Over 2.5 is the option that might suit us. We go beyond the possible success of Benfica, great favorites of this challenge, to focus on a potential challenge of 3 or more goals as occurred in 6 of Benfica’s last 7 games.
Benfica – Braga FREE TIPS
Benfica – Win @ 1.75
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90