Benfica vs FC Porto – Predictions, Odds & Betting tips 07/05/2022, Team News and Lineups
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Bookmaker Ratings prediction one – FC Porto’s double chance – 1.34
Bookmaker Ratings prediction two – Total Goals under 2.5 – 2.12
FC Porto’s double chance
FC Porto only need a point to become champions at their main opponent’s home. We think it will likely motivating factor at least to draw this match.
Meanwhile, Benfica will try to delay Porto title celebrations.
Total Goals under 2.5
This will be a very close match between two clubs who are rated among the best in Portugal. The hosts go into this game with nothing at stake, while the Dragons just need one point.
In addition, Benfica’s last 3 league fixtures saw less than 2.5 goals scored, while there have been under 2.5 goals in 5 of Porto’s last away matches.
Preliminary review and match prediction for Benfica vs FC Porto
O Clássico derby between Portuguese clubs Benfica and FC Porto will be played this weekend.
Benfica go into this match on a very good run of five straight matches without defeat, with three wins and two draws in all competitions.
The Eagles were unable to close the gap to Sporting CP in second place, and now they will have to play in the Champions League preliminary rounds next season.
— SL Benfica (@slbenfica_en) May 3, 2022
On the other hand, FC Porto are on the verge of a record-equalling 30th Portugal title after earning a 4-2 victory against Vizela in their last league match.
The Dragons are six points ahead of second-placed Sporting CP at the top of the table with two matches left.
- Porto have won 24 of their last 27 league fixtures
- Sérgio Conceição’s side are unbeaten in their last 8 games against Benfica in all competitions
- The guests are undefeated in 11 of their previous 12 league matches
Head to Head
- PRL: Porto 3:1 Benfica (31/12/21)
- TDP: Porto 3:0 Benfica (23/12/21)
- PRL: Benfica 1:1 Porto (06/05/21)
If you are looking for a safe bet, you can try FC Porto Goals handicap (0) outcome. This bet has odds of 1.62 at Vbet.
Benfica vs FC Porto Team News
Lucas Verissimo remains the host’s only confirmed, absentee.
— FC Porto (@FCPorto) May 6, 2022
For the visitors, Zaidu Sanusi is doubtful for the Saturday clash, but he’s likely to recover on time.
Benfica: Vlachodimos; Grimaldo, Vertonghen, Otamendi, Gilberto, Everton, Taarabt, Wiegl, Goncalves; Ramos, Nunez
FC Porto: Costa; Mario, Pepe, Mbemba, Sanusi, Otavio, Uribe, Vitinha, Aquino, Vieira, Taremi
Most popular FAQ for Benfica vs FC Porto
Who won the last meeting between these clubs?
The last match between these clubs ended in a 3:1 win for FC Porto in December 2021.
Where will this fixture be played?
This fixture will be played at the Estádio do Sport Lisboa
Where to Watch?
DAZN, Sport TV Multiscreen, Sport TV+, Benfica TV
Which bookmaker has the best odds for this game?
We recommend checking out the odds at Vbet for Benfica vs Porto
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