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União Torreense will be the visitors at Caixa Futebol Campus on Sunday for the LigaPro tie with home side Benfica B.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for Benfica B v União Torreense are shown below (inc. the best betting odds).
Benfica B head into this game after a 1-1 LigaPro stalemate versus Leixões.
In that match, Benfica B had 51% possession and 10 shots at goal with 4 on target. At the other end, Leixões got 13 shots at goal with 4 on target. Leo Bolgado (90') was the scorer for Leixões.
It has been seldom in recent games where Benfica B have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. The reality is that Benfica B have been scored against in 6 of their previous 6 games, shipping 11 goals along the way.
União Torreense come into this clash following a 3-1 LigaPro win vs Oliveirense in their last outing.
In that match, União Torreense managed 32% possession and 18 shots at goal with 7 on target. For União Torreense, the goalscorers were Jorge Correa (5', 8') and Welthon (90'). On the other side, Oliveirense had 12 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Ricardo Schutte (61') was the scorer for Oliveirense.
Proving their penchant for fruitful encounters, we’ve seen goals 20 times in the previous 6 matches in which União Torreense have taken to the pitch, giving an average of 3.33 goals for each fixture. Their opponents have managed 8 from this total. That aside, we must now wait to see whether that pattern will persist in this upcoming game.
Head to head
The last league clash between these sides was LigaPro match day 21 on 19/02/2023 when the final score was Benfica B 1-2 União Torreense.
Team News: Benfica B
Rafael Rodrigues (Unknown Injury) and André Gomes (Shoulder Injury) won’t be playing for Benfica B .
Team News: União Torreense
Due to a fully injury-free group to pick from, the União Torreense boss does not have any fitness worries at all ahead of this match.
We feel that União Torreense and Benfica B could find scoring goals difficult here.
There should be little in it, and a draw looks quite a realistic result. We’re therefore tipping a close game with a 0-0 draw at the end of this one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Caixa Futebol Campus (2,708)
Chairman: Luís Filipe Ferreira Vieira
Competitions: LigaPro position 14