Benfica vs Famalicao
Portugal – Primeira Liga
Date: Monday, 8 February 2021
Kick-off at 19:00 UK/ 20:00 CET
Venue: Estadio da Luz (Lisbon).
Benfica shifted to the fourth spot after drawing three of their last five fixtures in the league. The host is also on a three-game winless run in the campaign. Their previous encounter was on the road and they lost to Sporting CP with a 1-0 score on the board.
At the edge of the relegation zone, Famalicao is trying their best to jump out of it. The away team come into the game with a three-game losing streak in the schedule. They will visit on the back of a 0-2 loss at home to the likes of Moreirense in the league.
Benfica vs Famalicao Head-to-head (h2h)
- The host has been unbeaten in all their six meetings.
- Only two of their last five matches have ended in a draw.
- Their previous encounter gave a 1-5 away win for Benfica.
- Both teams have scored in their recent four fixtures.
- The host has two wins at home and one away from home.
Benfica vs Famalicao Prediction
Benfica has lost only three of their 16 clashes in the league so far this term. The host has been a nightmare for opponents with an average of 1.88 goals scored this season until now. Keeping this in mind, we can expect a high-scoring affair when they face a weaker side like Famalicao.
The host enjoys the ground advantage in the game and 2.38 points per match at home shows that playing at home is the strongest suit for the home team. On the contrary, Famalicao has averaged 1 point per game in their away fixtures in the campaign this season.
There is no doubt that the match is sizing to be a home win in full-time. The tip for Benfica to win with a -1 handicap will probably be the best bet for the punters in the clash. Along with that, the tip for over 2.5 goals will also come in handy from the goals department of the bets in the encounter.
Benfica vs Famalicao Betting tips
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.50
Benfica to win with a -1 handicap @ 1.81 odd.