Santa Clara vs Benfica Prediction & Tips
Santa Clara will host Benfica this Friday at 19:00 with the locals looking for their first home win over the Eagles and trying to follow up the 4-2 triumph over Rio Ave in the first match after the departure of Rui Vitória. In the last five days, Santa Clara only managed to win twice, having drawn in the last round in the stronghold of Feirense to two goals, after having been winning by 0-2. With this tie, the Azoreans maintained ninth place in the league table, now with 21 points. Benfica have returned to their last-day triumph at Rio Ave (4-2), already under Bruno Lage, who temporarily replaced Rui Vitória, who was fired after the defeat of the Reds in the Portimonense stronghold. With these three points, Benfica rose to third place with 35 points, still alive the flame of the title fight. On the three occasions when they visited the island of São Miguel, the eagles recorded two victories and one tie. Is it from this that the Azoreans will overcome the incarnated in their stronghold?
In the last five games played by Santa Clara in his stadium there were more than 2.5 goals.
Benfica have scored in four of their last five away games.
Benfica are the best attack of the competition, with 35 goals scored.
In two of the three clashes between the two in the Azores there were more than 2.5 goals.
Santa Clara have lost the last five games in the visiting condition, wanting this time to achieve something more. But he faces a Benfica who, despite not being a regular team.
Santa Clara – Benfica FREE TIPS
Benfica – Win @ 1.45
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90