Author: Joe Kizlauskas
Last Updated: April 29, 2023
Benfica face Gil Vicente at Municipal de Barcelos as number one in the Liga standings, with the outsiders highly motivated to spring a surprise this coming Saturday.
With 4 defeats in the last 6 games, the situation at Gil Vicente could probably be a lot better. They need to improve their game or prepare for more disappointment as they face Benfica at home.
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Gil Vicente vs Benfica Team Stats
- In the last 12 Gil Vicente matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In the last 5 Gil Vicente matches the sum of goals was under 1.5
- In 14 of the last 16 Gil Vicente home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 9 of the last 11 Gil Vicente matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- In 7 of the last 8 Gil Vicente home matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- Benfica have scored in 19 of the last 21 matches
- Benfica have scored in 18 of the last 20 away matches
- In 11 of the last 13 Benfica away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Benfica have not lost 9 of the last 11 away matches
- In 5 of the last 6 Benfica matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
Gil Vicente vs Benfica Squad lists
Gil Vicente Squad
The 38-year-old Sousa will select the starting eleven against Benfica from these players:
- Andrew (42), Araujo (12), Kritsyuk (1), Marin (19), Pereira (13), Gomes (55), Lopes (4), Fernandes (26), Araujo (72), Carlos, Simoes (16), Carraca (15), Carvalho (21), Aburjania (8), Fujimoto (10), Barros (6), Marlon (11), Tiba (25), Wilson, Alipour (30), Aouacheria (7), Depu (29), Santana (93), Fran (9), Boselli (20), Villodres (17), Monteiro, Murilo (77).
Here is the full team squad of Benfica. The 56 year-old Roger Schmidt will select his starting lineup from the following players:
- Gomes (75), Vlachodimos (99), Soares (24), Grimaldo (3), Bah (6), Silva (66), Junior (2), Verissimo (4), Ristic (23), Morato (91), Otamendi (30), Schjelderup (21), Chiquinho (22), Luis (61), Aursnes (8), Mario (20), Neves (87), Draxler (93), Silva (27), Tengstedt (19), Neres (7), Guedes (15), Ramos (88), Musa (33).
Gil Vicente vs Benfica Lineups
Gil Vicente vs Benfica Match Preview
A draw was the best Gil Vicente could muster in their previous three games. They claimed a 0-0 draw against Chaves, before getting trounced 1-0 against Braga. Last time out, more disappointment followed as Portimonense ran out 1-0 winners. They were able to stay clear of relegation last season, and Gil Vicente now aim to climb the rankings to a more secure finish this term. Gil Vicente only pulled off two wins from a possible six in recent Liga matches on home soil. Of the remaining four matches, they drew four and lost zero, as they scored six and conceded three goals. Gil Vicente are among the three teams scoring the least goals at home in the Liga this season. They managed 11 goals at Municipal de Barcelos, while conceding 11.
Benfica collected four points in their past three outings, in which they were defeated 1-0 against Chaves. They followed up, drawing 3-3 with Inter, before winning 1-0 against Estoril. They were able to stay clear of relegation last season, and Benfica now aim to climb the rankings to a more secure finish this term. Benfica have been outstanding on their travels lately, winning five of their previous six away matches in the Liga. They saw no draws but lost once, while scoring 11 and conceding one goals. Benfica are among the 2 best away teams in the Liga this season. They put 11 wins on the board, scoring 25 goals whilst also conceding five.
Gil Vicente vs Benfica H2H
Benfica won 7 of the 9 most recent matches against Gil Vicente. Benfica ended up winning 3-1 in the most recent meeting between these two rivals. Rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind at Municipal de Barcelos. In total, they have played five matches in past seasons with Benfica running away with most of the points. They won three encounters, with Gil Vicente stealing all 3 points in two matches. Naturally, the last zero games ended all square. The bookies have Benfica to win this match at best price odds of 1.33. Benfica scored at least once in their last 16 Liga matches against Gil Vicente. Both teams found the back of the net four times in the last ten matches between Gil Vicente and Benfica.
Gil Vicente vs Benfica Betting & Odds
Here are the odds for Gil Vicente vs Benfica as provided by bet365 at the time of publishing the article. For the list of latest odds for the match visit bet365.com.
Match odds: Gil Vicente (8.00) | Draw (5.50) | Benfica (1.33)
Over/Under goals (O/U): Under 2.5 (2.50) | Over 2.5 (1.50)
Both Teams To Score (O/U): BTTS No (1.91) | BTTS Yes (1.91)
Full Time Betting
In their last 10 matches at Municipal de Barcelos across all tournaments Gil Vicente won four times, drew four and lost two times. Benfica claimed seven wins, two draw and one defeats in their last 10 games away. Gil Vicente managed the first goal of the game in only four of those 10 previous games played at Municipal de Barcelos. Meanwhile, Benfica were first on target in eight of their last 10 outings away from home.
Both Teams to Score
Benfica won 3-1 the last time, they faced Gil Vicente, who won the match before that, when Gil Vicente claimed a 2-1 win. Both teams found the back of the net four times in the past ten matches between home side Gil Vicente and Benfica. Best priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.91. Benfica managed at least one goal in 24 of their previous 25 Liga matches against Gil Vicente. Punters probably shouldn’t go looking for both teams to score, when Benfica come visiting Gil Vicente. At least one team managed to keep a clean sheet six times in their last ten matches. Odds on both teams not to score are best priced at 1.91 with the bookies.
In the past ten encounters between Gil Vicente and Benfica over 2.5 goals came out four times, with Gil Vicente scoring an average of 0.6 goals per game. Benfica averaged 1.9 goals, while both teams scored four times. Over 2.5 goals happened in two of Gil Vicente’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 0.7 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the last ten outings for Benfica, who managed to score 2.1 times in those matches.