Estoril will be hosting visitors Benfica B at Estádio António Coimbra da Mota in the LigaPro match on Sunday.
Full predictions, pre-match stats and user poll for Estoril v Benfica B are shown on this page - as well as the best betting odds.
Estoril fans will want a repeat of their previous result, being a 0-1 LigaPro triumph over Leixões.
Their more recent scorelines show that huge efforts have been put in by the Estoril backline. Canarinhos have kept it tight, seeing the total number of goals that have flown into the back of their net during their last six clashes standing at 4. Putting that to one side, time will tell if the trend shall continue on here in this game.
Heading into this contest, Estoril have not been beaten in the league by Benfica B in their last 2 matches.
Benfica B will come into the game following on from a 2-0 LigaPro win to defeat Mafra in their last game.
During their six most recent matches, Renato Paiva's Benfica B have turned their attacks into goals a total of 9 times thus earning them a goals scored per game average of 1.5.
Pre-game facts show that Benfica B:
- have not been beaten in their last 4 away league matches.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 6 league games.
Team News: Estoril
Estoril boss Pedro Duarte has zero fitness worries whatsoever coming into this clash owing to a fully injury-free squad available for selection.
Team News: Benfica B
With a fully healthy squad ready to go, Benfica B manager Renato Paiva doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this game.
It looks to us that Estoril will, in all likelihood, convert a lot of goal-scoring opportunities.
In contrast, Benfica B will not find it easy to get shooting opportunities although we do see them being dangerous at times.
We therefore think that it’s going to be a fairly comfortable 3-1 victory for Estoril by the time that the referee blows the final whistle.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Estádio António Coimbra da Mota (8,000)
Captain: Duarte Valente
Chairman: Jeffrey Saunders
Manager: Pedro Duarte
Competitions: LigaPro position 1