Lyon vs Benfica Betting Tips and Predictions
On Tuesday, will play Lyon vs Benfica, the match that counts for the round with number four in the Champions League groups, to be disputed at “Groupama Stadium”, where we expect that the gaps should not be missing.
Lyon: Information about the team, moment form, absences
It is a somewhat more valuable team, which is why this match starts as a favorite, being the one who is also benefited by the fact that he plays at home, where he can benefit from the support of the fans.
The hosts do not impress in the current season, in the domestic championship occupying only a modest ten place, which is just three points from the first three positions.
In the Champions League, Rudi Garcia’s team ranks third in the group, with four points accumulated over three games. He defeated RB Leipzig, drawing with Zenit, but was defeated by Benfica, in the clashes with them scoring four times, receiving three goals.
Lyon is in a slight recovery of form, coming after two victories, defeating Metz 2-0, then winning by 2-3 on the field of Toulouse.
PROBABLE TEAM: Lopes – Kone, Denayer, Andersen, Dubois – Aouar, Tousart, Mendes, Reine-Adelaide – Dembele, Depay
Benfica: Information about the team, moment form, absences
It is one of the best teams in Portugal, with high expectations every season, this season starting with the second chance at bookmakers, considering that it is disadvantaged by the fact that it will evolve away.
The “Vultures”, unlike their opponents, dominate in the domestic championship, where, after ten stages, it occupies the first place, being two points from the second position, occupied by FC Porto.
In the Champions League, they won only three points in all the disputed matches, losing to Leipzig and Zenit in the first two rounds, then winning a victory with Lyon. In all these games they scored four times, receiving two more goals.
It is worth noting that Benfica are in very good shape, coming after a series of five consecutive victories, defeating Cova da Piedade, Lyon, Tondela, Portimonense and Rio Ave, against which he scored 13 times.
PROBABLE TEAM: Vlachodimos – Grimaldo, Ferro, Dias, Almeida – Cervi, Luis, Pires, Pizzi – Vinicius, Chiquinho
Betting tips and predictions Lyon vs Benfica
Lyon is a favorite, as it is a better team, looking to recover after the match in the tour, so we expect to score. This has big problems on the defensive, but Benfica, the team in shape, can take advantage, so we count on the fact that he will sign up. Therefore, we anticipate a duel for good, in which the show will reach high levels, and the goals will come to both gates.
Betting Prediction: Over 2.5 goals
Betting Tips: Over 3.5 goals