Benfica vs Vizela – Following up on their last performance, Benfica will be looking for more of the same after defeating Boavista 0-3 in the Primeira Liga. Benfica had 59% of the possession in that game and made 16 efforts on goal, scoring on six of them.
Joo Mário (67′, 82′) and Morato (30′) scored the goals for Benfica. Boavista made 4 attempts on goal at the other end, but none of them were successful. The quantity of outcomes containing a nil is a recurring feature of more recent Benfica games.
In five of their previous six games, which included this one, a gamble on BTTS would have resulted in a loss. Naturally, this situation won’t necessarily follow the same pattern.
Vizela and Gil Vicente tied 2-2 in their previous match in the Primeira Liga. Vizela had 18 shots on goal with 9 of them being successful in that game, and they had 42% of the possession.
Anderson and Kiko Bondoso scored goals for Vizela at the 45-second mark. Gil Vicente had 12 shots total, four of which were on goal. Gil Vicente scored through Fran Navarro (8′) and Juan Manuel Boselli (26′).
The numbers speak for themselves: Vizela have allowed goals in 5 of their previous 6 games, totaling 9 goals from their opponents. Vizela hasn’t exactly been flawless in the back. Vizela is unbeaten in their last two away league games going into this matchup.
Benfica vs Vizela – Betting Analysis
Roger Schmidt of Benfica will be without Joo Victor (Unknown Injury) and Lucas Verssimo (Ruptured Cruciate Ligament). The Vizela boss lvaro Pacheco has no fitness concerns to speak of going into this game because he has a completely healthy bunch to pick from.
Vizela will undoubtedly be able to score in this game against this Benfica team, although it might not be as many as they allow. When the referee blows the final whistle, we watch a close game ending with a 2-1 victory for Benfica. It’s a really tough decision.