Porto vs Benfica. Prediction for the match of the championship of Portugal

Prediction and bet on Porto vs Benfica, statistics, odds. On October 21, Porto will play against Benfica in the Portuguese championship match. What to expect from this game?

Our Expert Predictions & Analysis on Porto vs Benfica


Last year, Porto reached the play-offs in the Champions League. In the new group tournament in four rounds, the team chalked up two successful matches with Bayer and managed to reach the second position in the quartet. In the Primeira Championship, the Dragons have seven wins and a draw, which eventually led the club to second place - three points ahead of today's opponent.

In the last match, the "white-blue" on the road managed to break the resistance of "Portimonense" (2:0). Pepe, who has a knee injury, will not be able to play today.


After four rounds of the current season of the Champions League, Benfica has two wins and a draw, which the team managed to achieve in the confrontation with PSG, and second place in the quartet. Roger Schmidt's wards have eight wins and a draw in the championship of the highest league of Portugal , which corresponds to 25 points and the first position in the standings.

It is impossible not to note the best performance of the team in defense, which conceded only five times. After an unexpected draw with Guimarães (0:0), the Eagles left no chance for Rio Ave (4:2). Neres, Morato and Lucas Verissimo, who has a knee injury, will not be able to play today.

Porto vs Benfica

Porto vs Benfica facts

  • Yellow cards: total over 4 - this bet was held in 2 of the last 3 face-to-face matches;
  • Goals in both halves - yes - in all face-to-face matches, goals were scored in both halves;
  • Exact score 2:1 - the hosts have won 3 of their last 5 head-to-head matches.

Game Totals Prediction

In this match, we are on the side of the hosts - for them this game is not only fundamental, but also decisive for the whole season. Moreover, a defeat can deprive the " dragons " of the chance for gold medals at the end of the entire championship. Most likely, due to the support of the stands and full dedication, Porto will be able to snatch victory.

Our prediction is the victory of Porto and we bet on it through the Mostbet line with a coefficient of 2.30.

We assume that in this match we will have not only an abundance of attacks and scoring chances, but also a high percentage of sales. In addition, there are enough performers in the line-up who are able to create and realize a moment due to their class and individual skill.

Second bet - total over 2.5 goals for 2.10.

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