Benfica will play against Liverpool in the quarterfinals of the Champions League. The match will take place on April 5, starting at 22:00 (Moscow time). Benfica – Liverpool: forecastrate, odds, statistics.
In the Portuguese championship, the Eagles are ranked 3rd in the standings with 61 points in 28 matches. The Sporting, which is higher up, has 6 points more in its assets.
IN Benfica was the heaviest group with “Bavaria”, “Barcelona” and Kiev “Dynamo”. The Eagles started the tournament with a draw with Dynamo, then Lisbon beat Barcelona (3: 0), defeated Bayern (0: 4, 2: 5), drew with Barcelona (0: 0). ) and beat Dynamo Kyiv (2: 0).
In the 1/8 playoffs of the Champions League, “Benfica” in the sum of two meetings was “Ajax”. Lisbon reduced the first meeting to a draw (2: 2), and in the return match they beat the opponent with a score of 1: 0.
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Lucas Verisimo, Rodrigo Pinho and Adele Taarabt will not help the team in this match.
The Reds occupy the second line of the Premier League standings with 72 points. Liverpool continue to compete for the championship with Manchester City, which scored just 1 point more.
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Klopp’s wards were in the same group with Madrid’s Atletico, Porto and Milan.
Liverpool began his performance in the new Champions League with a victory over Milan (3: 2), then the team defeated Porto (5: 1), in a tense match beat Madrid’s Atletico (3: 2) and confidently defeated the Spaniards in the return match (2: 0), with the same score ended and the return match with “Porto”.
In the final game of the group stage, “Liverpool” beat “Milan” with a score of 2: 1.
In the 1/8 playoffs of the Champions League, the Reds met with Inter Milan. Liverpool won the first match with a score of 2: 0, the return game “Merseysiders” lost (0: 1).
The British approach this match without losses in personnel.
Forecast and rate
Benfica’s victory in this match can be bet on 8.50a draw bookmakers offer to take for 5.25and the victory of “Liverpool” – for 1.39.
Forecast – “Merseysiders” are expected to be considered favorites, even away. We can say that the level of teams is completely different. “Benfica” has shown good results so far, but “Liverpool” will fight for victory in the Champions League, so in this match, the British are confident of victory over the Portuguese.
Rate – Liverpool win with a handicap (-1.5) for 2.05.