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Famalicao vs Benfica prediction, odds, and free betting tips (12/12/2021)

After a huge setback in the efforts to win the league title, Benfica travel to the Estádio Municipal 22 de Junho to take on Famalicao. Benfica are looking to complete a hat-trick of wins against this opponent.

Famalicao vs Benfica – Betting Tips, Odds, & Predictions

Famalicao’s misery piled further following a 4-0 defeat at the hands of the Vicente during the weekend. This was the second consecutive loss for Famalicao. Benfica suffered a huge setback in the title race after a 3-1 loss against defending champions Sporting Lisbon. This home defeat came as a crushing blow with Sporting CP taking a 3-0 lead after 68 minutes.

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Benfica victory

Benfica should be able to get a third consecutive win over Famalicao after doing the double over this opponent last season. Despite a recent defeat in the league, Benfica have an abundance of quality to be able to recover quickly. Famalicao are coming under intense pressure after back-to-back heavy losses.

Total goals over 2.5

Despite not scoring in the last two games, Famalicao have witnessed over 2.5 goals in the last two league encounters. Benfica are the second-best offensive team in the Portuguese Primeira Liga with 28 goals. The visitors were able to put five past Famalicao in the last visit to this ground.

Goals from both teams – no

Famalicao have scored in three straight home games against Benfica, but the club’s confidence levels have taken a sizable hit after back-to-back big losses. The primary approach from Famalicao may be to stop the rot at the back.

Famalicao vs Benfica: Match Preview and Team News

Famalicao

The back-to-back defeats have put Famalicao in a precarious position in the league table. The club are just a handful of points away from dropping into the bottom three. After having spent the last few weeks old outside the relegation zone, the heat is turning on Famalicao, who will be without Diogo Figueiras due to injury. Meanwhile, David Tavares is suspended for the game against his former club.

Benfica

Benfica have suffered a serious blow in the title bid after the defeat against Sporting CP. Even though the team has a game in hand over Porto and Sporting CP, the seven-point deficit looks huge already. Manager Jorge Jesus will be without key players like Lucas Veríssimo, Nemanja Radonjic, and Rodrigo Pinho for the game due to injuries.

Analysing the Stats for Famalicao vs Benfica

Here are the top stats for the game along with a tool to help you pick the best odds.

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Famalicao vs Benfica

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1 - 1
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1 - 1
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Famalicao

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0 - 3
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20/11/21
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1 - 2
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2 - 5
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1 - 1
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0 - 0
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4 - 1
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FAQs on Famalicao vs Benfica game

Famalicao vs Benfica Prediction

Where is the match going to take place? Estádio Municipal 22 de Junho

When will this match start? December 12, 2021 at 18:00 GMT

Who is the favourite team to win the game? Benfica