FC Porto vs Bayer Leverkusen – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 3, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 3, 2022

FC Porto are getting ready to clash with Bayer Leverkusen this coming Tuesday at the Estadio do Dragao in the third round of the Champions League group stages.

FC Porto vs Bayer Leverkusen Stats

  • FC Porto have scored in 38 of the last 40 home matches
  • FC Porto have not lost 21 of the last 23 home matches
  • FC Porto have won 12 of the last 13 home matches
  • FC Porto have scored in 23 of the last 25 matches
  • FC Porto have not won 3 of the last 4 matches
  • Bayer Leverkusen have not won 8 of the last 10 matches
  • Bayer Leverkusen have conceded in 8 of the last 9 away matches
  • Bayer Leverkusen have conceded in 9 of the last 11 matches
  • Bayer Leverkusen have not lost the last 3 matches in a row
  • Bayer Leverkusen have scored in 5 of the last 6 matches

FC Porto vs Bayer Leverkusen Lineups

FC Porto vs Bayer Leverkusen Preview

In their last six Champions League home matches, FC Porto have two wins, while they’ve drawn zero and lost four. They scored five and conceded 15 goals. Porto’s Champions League struggles are well documented, having gone five games without a victory in the competition from four defeats and one draw. They are also winless in their last three against Tuesday’s opponents.

Bayer Leverkusen managed to win just once in their past six away games in the Champions League. On top of winning once they also drew two as well as losing three, while scoring six-time and letting in three. It’s been a really tricky spell for Bayer Leverkusen, who are currently sitting second-bottom in the Bundesliga and have managed just two wins from 11 games in all competitions this season.

FC Porto vs Bayer Leverkusen H2H

FC Porto last faced Bayer Leverkusen on February 27, 2020, at Estadio do Dragao, when Bayer Leverkusen scored a 3-1 win. FC Porto claimed zero wins, while Bayer Leverkusen picked up two wins in the previous three matches, while the rest had no winner. The bookies’ best betting odds on a draw at full-time are at 3.40.

Full Time Betting

FC Porto claimed all three points nine times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while also drawing zero along the way. They endured defeat in one of the games in this run. Bayer Leverkusen won four of their last 10 games away, while drawing one and losing five in this series of matches. There appears to be a good chance of seeing FC Porto on the scoreboard this coming Tuesday with Bayer Leverkusen managing just a single clean sheet in the previous 10 away games. The hosts fought their way to one clean sheet in their previous 10 matches played at home.

Both Teams to Score

Bayer Leverkusen visits FC Porto for their first meeting since February 2020, when Bayer Leverkusen put a 3-1 win on the board at Estadio do Dragao.

Over/Under Tips

In the past three encounters between FC Porto and Bayer Leverkusen over 2.5 goals came out two times, with FC Porto scoring an average of 0.99 goals per game. Bayer Leverkusen averaged two goals, while both teams scored three times. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of FC Porto’s last ten matches across the tournaments. They pulled off an average of 2.1 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in six of the last ten matches Bayer Leverkusen played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.1 goals in these matches.

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