On 24 August PSV and Benfica will play for a ticket to the group stage of the Champions League. The last meeting took place on August 18 and then the “eagles” won.
PSV lost the first match 1: 2. But this does not mean that the team has no chance. The away goal rule has been canceled, so the Dutch still have a good chance of reaching the group stage.
In the last round, they passed Midtjylland without conceding a goal, winning a total of 4: 0. In addition, the hosts won two league victories, beating Kambur 4: 1 and Heracles 2: 0.
Let’s not forget PSV ‘s crushing 4-0 victory over Ajax in the Dutch Super Cup.
In two qualifying home matches PSV won with a large score – 5: 1 Galatasaray and 3: 0 Midtjylland.
Benfica have confirmed that they are the favorite in the showdown for the UEFA Champions League group stage. Prior to that, the team twice defeated Spartak Moscow with a score of 2: 0.
The Eagles have not scored more than two goals this season. In the Portuguese championship, they beat Moreirensi 2: 1, Aroca 2: 0 and Zhil Vicente 2: 0.
Thus, Benfica won all 6 matches this season, conceding only two goals. Her average scoring was 2 goals per game.
The injured Seferovic, Vertongen, Nunez and Ferro will not take part in this meeting .
Forecast and rate
Despite Benfica’s victory in the first leg, PSV are the favorite at 2.01. 1xbet app download for android offer us the victory of Benfica for 3.55. A draw has been placed with a quote of 3.65.
PSV has nowhere to go. We’ll have to go ahead and get results. This can affect the overall performance of the meeting. Weexpecting a horse fight…
The team’s last two home matches in qualifying ended with total over 2.5. Benfica have scored at least 2 goals in all three qualifying games. The bet “total over 2.5” is accepted as 1.81.
Last match we saw two goals in the first half. You can bet more than 1 on the total of the first half with the odds of 1.78.