Benfica vs Lech Poznan
Date: Thursday, 3 December 2020
Kick-off at 20:00 UK/ 21:00 CET
Venue: Estadio da Luz (Lisbon).
Benfica will try to take the top spot on the table from Rangers in the EL group. The host is on an unbeaten run in the league with two wins and draws each in their schedule. Their previous encounter was on the road and they shared the spoils with Rangers in a 2-2 entertainer.
Lech Poznan’s only win in the group from their four appearances came against St. Liege at the ultimate bottom of the table. Having lost three of their four EL clashes, their playoff chance is thin. They will visit after suffering a 2-1 loss on the road against St. Liege in the previous EL clash.
Benfica vs Lech Poznan Head-to-head (h2h)
- Their previous encounter gave a 2-4 away win for Benfica.
- The host has won all their four encounters with other Polish clubs.
- The visitor has only one win in their four clashes with other Portuguese sides.
- Lech’s recent two matches with other Portuguese clubs had ended in goalless draws.
Benfica vs Lech Poznan Prediction
There is no doubt that the match is sizing to be a home win in full-time. The tip is at low odds and hence, the better option will be the tip for Benfica to win with a -1 handicap at 1.66 odds. With their squad strength and form in the EL fixtures, it will not be a herculean task for the host to get a decent goal margin.
The Portuguese outlooks enjoy the ground advantage in the game. The host has been unbeaten in the EL group stage this term and had a 2-4 away win in the reverse fixture with Poznan. Besides, Lech has lost three of their four EL fixtures, showing a dip in form in the campaign.
The tip for over 2.5 goals will also come in handy from the goals area. Regarding the host’s scoring average of 3.0 goals, the match is probably sizing to be another high-scoring affair at Lisbon.
Benfica vs Lech Poznan Betting tips
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.40 (2/5).
Benfica to win with a -1 handicap @ 1.66 (4/6).