Benfica vs Tondela
Portugal – Primeira Liga
Date: Saturday, 14 March 2020
Kick-off at 18:00 UK/19:00 CET
Venue: Estadio da Luz (Lisbon).
The teams have not produced many goals in their recent meetings in Primeira Liga. So, we can expect the clash at Lisbon to produce fewer than 3.5 goals in ninety minutes.
- Benfica form: 24 matches – 19 wins – 2 draws – 3 losses – 59 points.
- Tondela form: 24 matches – 6 wins – 7 draws – 11 losses – 25 points.
Benfica vs Tondela Head-to-head (h2h)
- The host has recorded four of the last five wins.
- Their previous encounter awarded a 0-1 away win for Benfica.
- The host has been unbeaten in their last three matches.
- Both teams have scored in three of the prior five fixtures.
Benfica vs Tondela Prediction
Benfica will aim to regain their top spot in the league table. Another three points will take the host above FC Porto as the table stands.
The host is unbeaten in their last four fixtures, following a 1-1 draw in their recent two matches against Moreirense and Setubal.
Os Encarnados has lost only one of their prior ten home matches in all major contests, and that too was against Benfica with a 0-1 scoreline.
Tondela has won only one of their last ten home matches in the league. They are winless in their last six fixtures, following a 1-1 draw against Boavista in their previous encounter.
The visitor has lost six of their last ten away fixtures in the campaign. Five of their six losses have seen them lose giving away a clean sheet on the road.
In the league, the host has lost only two of their 12 home matches so far. In sharp contrast, Auriverdes has lost 5 of their 12 away games, and four of them within the last five away games.
It has to be noted that Os Encarnados is unbeaten in their last three meetings with Tondela. Thus, the odds will be against the visitors in the match.
The home team will be the favorites to win with a lead in both halves of the game. The odd for the tips is at 1.57 which will give good returns for the punters.
Benfica vs Tondela Betting tips
Half-time/Full-time: Benfica-Benfica @ 1.57 (4/7).
Under 3.5 goals @ 1.57 (4/7).