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Benfica vs Moreirense prediction, odds, and free betting tips (15/01/2022)

Benfica are the hosts in the Primeira Liga this weekend with Moreirense making the trip to Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica this weekend.

Benfica vs Moreirense – Predictions, Odds, & Free Betting Tips

Benfica recovered from the back-to-back losses against Porto to beat Pacos Ferreira 2-0 in the recent league match. Moreirense managed a second win in the last three matches after a 1-0 victory over Vizela in the recent match.

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Benfica win at half-time and full-time

Benfica have been able to pick up a victory at half-time and full-time in 50% of the recent six matches, while Moreirense have had a loss in 50% of the games during the exact timeframe. It is very difficult to back Moreirense in an away match despite Benfica losing two out of the last three games.

Total goals over 2.5

Benfica and Moreirense have played at very competitive matches in recent years with four of the last six meetings producing more than 2.5 goals. There is a high likelihood that this match will produce more than 2.5 goals even without a contribution from Moreirense, who have actually done well to score in four out of the last five away matches.

Both teams to score – yes

Moreirense might be struggling for results, but the team has failed to score only once in the last five away matches in all competitions. Even against Benfica, Moreirense have been able to get a goal in four out of the last five games.

Benfica vs Moreirense: Match Preview and Team News

Benfica

Benfica step into the match after back-to-back losses that have dealt a major blow to their title hopes. The seven point deficit to Porto at the top of the table now seems huge and Benfica might have to settle for a second place at best. The team will be without Rodrigo Pinho, Nemanja Radonjic, and Lucas Veríssimo due to injuries, while Jan Vertonghen is doubtful.

Moreirense

Moreirense have been able to give themselves a fighting chance of staying in the Portuguese Primeira Liga after two wins in the last three matches. The win over Vizela comes at a crucial time with Moreirense taking on the likes of Santa Clara and Belenenses in the next few weeks. The team will be without Godfried Frimpong due to injury, while Sori Mane has departed out to the AFCON.

Analysing the Stats for Benfica vs Moreirense

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Benfica vs Moreirense prediction

Where is the match going to take place? Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica

When will this match start? January 15, 2022 at 18:00 GMT

Who is the favourite team to win the game? Benfica