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Benfica take on PSG at Estadio da Luz, where a thrilling match is hopefully on the cards on Wednesday. It is one of 16 matches in round three of the group stages of the Champions League this season.

Following two rounds of matches in the group stage Benfica sit as number two with six points, while PSG collected six points as number one.

Benfica show off very admirable numbers from their past ten matches, as they scored 2.3 goals on average per match. That makes a total of 23 goals, whilst they allowed four goals against, for an average of 0.4 per outing. They pulled off seven clean sheets.

PSG average of 2.8 goals per game, scoring 28 goals in their past ten matches. They conceded seven goals in total, or an average of 0.7 per game, achieving four clean sheets as well.

Benfica vs PSG Prediction

In their last three matches, Benfica won 1-2 and 5-0 against first Juventus then Maritimo, before drawing 0-0 against Vitoria de Guimaraes. Benfica claimed four wins in their last six Champions League matches at the Estadio da Luz. They came through these games with a record of one draw and one defeat, in which they conceded six and scored 14 goals.

In their last three matches, PSG first beat Maccabi Haifa 1-3, then Lyon by 0-1 and finally Nice by 2-1. PSG claimed just one win from the last six away games in the Champions League. They also drew two and were defeated three times, as they were outscored by 11 goals to eight.

Both Benfica and PSG have been firing on all cylinders, while also conceding frequently. We should be in for a very entertaining match with goals aplenty.

Benfica vs PSG Stats

  • Benfica have won the last 19 matches in a row
  • Benfica have not lost the last 19 matches in a row
  • Benfica have scored in 41 of the last 43 matches
  • Benfica have won the last 10 home matches in a row
  • Benfica have scored in 28 of the last 30 home matches
  • PSG have not lost the last 24 matches in a row
  • PSG have scored in 41 of the last 43 matches
  • PSG have won the last 11 away matches in a row
  • PSG have won 16 of the last 17 matches
  • PSG have not lost the last 14 away matches in a row

    Benfica vs PSG Team News

    At the time of writing, PSG just have two players on the injured and absent list, as they prepare for their match this coming Wednesday.

    PSG need to do without Marco Verratti and Presnel Kimpembe, who are not fit enough to travel to Estadio da Luz.

    Benfica vs PSG H2H

    Benfica claimed a 2-1 win, while PSG answered back with a 2-3 win in their two most recent meetings. Despite a 3-2 win to PSG in their recent match, the last nine encounters have seen the two teams equally paired with Benfica winning four and PSG taking three wins. The bookies best betting odds on an away win at full-time are at 1.72.

    Both teams to score came out eight times in the past nine matches between Benfica and PSG. Odds on both teams finding the back of the net are best priced at 1.50 with the bookies.

    Benfica vs PSG Results

    Benfica vs PSG Betting Tips

    No clear picture has emerged yet as to which players will dominate the scoring charts for Benfica and PSG in this current Champions League season. However, we have listed some of their possible goalscorers in their upcoming match.

    Benfica won ten of their last 10 matches on home soil, while drawing zero in a run that saw them avoid defeat in front of their home supporters. PSG won ten of their last 10 away games across all tournaments, whilst also drawing zero and suffering defeat zero times. PSG were able to win six of these matches without conceding a goal. Perhaps a number worth keeping in mind for an accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

    Over 2.5 goals came up eight times in the previous nine encounters between Benfica and PSG, as Benfica scored 1.76 goals on average per game and PSG averaging 1.65 goals. Both teams scored in eight times of these matches. Benfica saw over 2.5 goals in six of their last ten matches across the tournaments, as they scored an average of 2.3 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in seven of the last ten matches PSG played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 2.8 goals in these matches.