SL Benfica will be playing host to FC Basel at Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica in group A match in UEFA League.
- SL Benfica having played 5 matches is at position 4 with 0 points in this 2017-18 Europe UEFA Champions League Group A.
- They have won 0 times, drawn 0 times and lost 5 games in this tournament.
- They have won 5 times, drawn 0 times and lost 0 times in their overall 5 Domestic league home games played.
- Their last game in this tournament played against CSKA Moscow away from home they lost 2-0.
- So far in this tournament they have scored 1 goals for (GF), conceded 12 goals against (GA) and have remained with a goal difference (GD) of -11 goals.
- FC Basel having played 5 matches is at position 2 with 9 points in this 2017-18 Europe UEFA Champions League Group A.
- They have won 3 times, drawn 0 times and lost 2 games.
- They have won 1 times, drawn 0 times and lost 1 times in their overall 2 away game played.
- Their last 5 matches played they have won 5 games, drawn 0 games and lost 0 games (WWWWW)
- They come into the game having beaten Lausanne Sport 1-4 away.
- So far in this season they have scored 9 goals for (GF), conceded 5 goal against (GA) and have remained with a goal difference (GD) of 4 goals.
- HEAD TO HEAD
- Both teams have met 2 times and drew 1 time while FC Basel wins 1 times and SL Benfica wins 1 time.
- Their last 2 matches played FC Basel has won 1 games and both have drawn 1 game while SL Benfica wins 1 game.
- Their last match played on 2/11/2011 FC Basel won 5-0 being a home game.
Why SL Benfica will win
- The hosts have nothing to play for in this match but with home ground advantage they will angling to revenge their first match loss against the same rivals away.
Why FC Basel will win.
- Basel’s weekend victory in their domestic league made it five wins on the bounce for them, and they will psychologically motivated by the 5-0 drubbing they dished out to Benfica earlier in this campaign. They have won three of their five games so far and a Memorable 1-0 win over Manchester United in their last match.
LAST 5 GAMES ANALYSIS
SL Benfica BASEL
Cska Moscow Vs Benfica – 2:0 Basel Vs Manchester Utd- 1:0
Manchester Utd. Vs Benfica – 2:0 Basel Vs CSKA Moscow- 1:2
Benfica Vs Manchester Utd – 0:1 CSKA Moscow Vs Basel- 0:2
Basel Vs Benfica – 5:0 Basel Vs Benfica – 5:0
Benfica Vs Cska Moscow – 1:2 Manchester Uts Vs Basel – 3:0
SL Benfica vs FC Basel Prediciton
We foresee this will be no easy match with over 2.5 goals at the end of the match but its the visitors who have much to play for and good form coming to this match.
OUR PREDICITON – An Away Win for Basel