Sporting vs Benfica: Match tips

new typeFootballPosted on 2021-02-01 17:14


Sporting Lisbon and Benfica meet in the Portuguese Primeira Liga on 01.02.2021. Kick-off is at 22:30. Estadio Jose Alvalade is the arena where the match is taking place on Monday. The game brings together the team currently in top team of the league against the 3rd placed team.

Current statistics of Sporting CP

In their last match Sporting CP won 0:2 against Boavista. In the 15 games of the past six months, the home team was able to win 12 games. Sporting Lisbon had five victories, two draws and zero losses in their home matches. In the current season 20/21, Sporting Lisbon has so far managed to win 5 out of 7 home games (71.43%). Two matches ended in a tie and zero matches were lost at home. After a total of 15 duels in the season, Sporting Lisbon has twelve wins, three draws and zero losses.

In the second half-time, coach Ruben Amorim’s team can score more goals on average. Sporting Lisbon’s current record shows an average of 2,86 goals per match at home, of which 2,14 are their own goals and 0,71 are goals scored against them. A look at last season’s goal record shows Sporting CP at home with an average of 1,47 goals. The average number of goals conceded in their own stadium is 0,76. In front of their own fans, the team’s games mostly finished 1:0, 2:0 or 2:1 last season. In the current season, home matches most often end 1:1, 2:0 or 1:0.

Current statistics of SL Benfica

In their last match, Benfica played 1:1 against Nacional. The team has been able to win 4 out of 7 away games (57.14%) so far in this season. The statistics for the past 6 months show ten wins, three draws und two losses. During that period Benfica won four away games while the team lost one match at away stadiums and two games ended in a draw.

Jorge Jesus’ team scores 2,00 away goals per game this season, mainly in the first 45 minutes. On average, 3,00 goals are scored when Benfica plays in foreign stadiums. Last season, Benfica played away with an average of 1,94 goals for and 0,76 against in away games. As the away team last season, the side’s game most often ended 2:1, 1:0 or 2:0. In the current season, Benfica’s away games mostly ended 1:1, 2:0 or 2:1.


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