We bring to the attention of our readers the forecast for the match Bayern – Benfica, the opponents will play against each other on November 2, in the Champions League group stage. Full statistics and odds for the match can be found at 1xbet mobile.
Bavarians want to quickly win the group
After three rounds of the Champions League group stage, Bayern are leading their quartet with a 5-point lead and a 12-0 goal difference. Julian Nagelsmann’s wards defeated everyone in the first round, so an early entry into the playoffs is possible in case of victory in this game. The club is also in the lead in the championship, just one point ahead of the nearest pursuer. In the last round of the Bundesliga, they managed to defeat Union Berlin at a party – 5: 2, thus they were able to prove that the failure of 0: 5 in the German Cup was forgotten. Four players fell out of the cage due to injuries, although the losses were not significant.
The eagles slowed down in the inner arena
Benfica is second in the quartet, but there is still a tough fight ahead for the playoffs. The team won the starting seven meetings in the domestic arena, after which the first points losses began. In the last round, the Eagles missed the away win against Estoril – 1: 1, the opponents equalized in the last minute. Such a loss cost the team the lead, now Benfica is the third in the championship, behind Porto and Sporting by a point. Five players will not be able to play for Lisbon, they have injuries.
In face-to-face confrontations, the Bavarians have a huge advantage, and the teams played against each other a lot. Benfica failed in the first round game, losing at home with a score of 0: 4, and the German grand scored the first match only in the 70th minute.
The odds for the victory of the Bavarians looks humiliatingly low in relation to Benfica. But the quotes correspond to reality, it is hard to believe that the “eagles” will be able to take the glasses out of Munich. The hosts must confidently take three points, we bet on their success with a handicap of -1.5 goals.