Benevento vs Lazio
Italian Serie A
Date: Tuesday, 15 December 2020
Kick-off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET
Venue: Stadio Ciro Vigorito (Benevento).
Benevento had a slightly better season in the top tier after promotion this season compared to their other fellow teams. The Serie B champion has picked up 11 points from their ten appearances this term, pushing them to the 13th spot on the table as it stands.
Lazio is one of the three teams that has made it into the Round of 16 in the Champions League from Italy. The visitor has lost only one of their recent five clashes, staying unbeaten in 7 of their 10 clashes in the campaign so far this season.
Benevento vs Lazio Head-to-head (h2h)
- The teams have met thrice since 2008 before this.
- The visitor has won all their three overall meetings.
- Their previous encounter gave a 6-2 home win for Lazio.
- Both teams have scored in all their fixtures until the 2017/18 season.
Benevento vs Lazio Prediction
Throwing light on Lazio’s Champions League entry this season into the playoffs, we can expect a high-scoring affair when they face a promoted team in Serie A. the morale of the players will be high and we can probably see them press higher than usual in the upcoming clash.
The tip for over 2.5 goals will probably be the best bet for the punters in the clash. The BTTS has been a regular in their h2h meetings, but the dynamics of both teams have changed since their last meeting in the 2017/18 season in the top tier league.
Another probable result we can expect is Lazio walking away with all three points in the match. The visitor comes in as the favorites to win and has a six-point lead over the host on the table as it stands. Besides, Benevento had three defeats in their last five home matches in the campaign.
As such, the tip for an away win in full-time will probably be another suitable option to yield decent returns in the encounter. Their last outing gave a 1-2 away win against another promoted team in the mix.
Benevento vs Lazio Betting tips
Lazio to win @ 1.60 (3/5).
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.60 (2/5).