In the match Benfica - Salzburg (Salzburg) Two clubs with contrasting forms and track records meet in the UEFA Champions League group stage.
If you look at recent performances, then Benfica is in dominant form in the Portuguese Championship. In the last five matches Benfica won four victories and suffered one defeat, with the last game ending with a score of 2:1. The team's scoring extravaganza is obvious, especially in the defeat "Vitoria Guimaraes" with a score of 4:0. The team is well disciplined, has fewer yellow cards and, judging by the corner stats, tends to control possession, forcing the opposition to defend.
On the other side, Salzburg also comes into this match in great shape. In the Austrian Bundesliga Salzburg unbeaten in the last five matches, winning four and drawing. The last result is a draw with "Assault" (2:2) - says that "Storm" is stable even in cases where it is not dominant. They also have a good goalscoring record: in one game they scored five goals against the goal."Hartberg".
It is noteworthy that these teams do not have a single meeting in the past, which makes the upcoming match even more intriguing.
Event: Match outcome
Bid: Win Benfica, CF 1. 43
Why: Benfica are in excellent form in their domestic league, winning four of their last five matches. Playing at home gives them an extra advantage. The recent 4-0 win over Vitoria Guimaraes demonstrated their attacking prowess and with strong home support they are likely to continue that momentum against Salzburg.
Considering all the factors, Benfica's recent form, home ground advantage and fan support, this is the safest and most logical bet. The coefficient is not the highest, but the probability of Benfica winning is likely to be higher.
Event: Both teams will score
Bid: Both teams will score - Yes, CF 1.8
Why: Both Benfica and Salzburg have shown impressive attacking form of late. With both teams averaging 2 or more goals in recent matches, it is likely that both teams will score, especially given Salzburg's ability to score even on the road.
Event: Total corners
Bid: Total corners bmore than 10.5, CF 2.32
Why: Both teams, especially Benfica, are aggressive in attack. The statistics of corners in recent matches suggest that they tend to force the opponent to defend. Given their attacking nature, it is quite possible to expect a game with more than 10 corners.
Event: Individual total of Benfica corners
Bid: Individual total corners Benfica bmore than 5.5, CF 1. 55
Why: Benfica constantly earns a large number of corners in recent matches. Their attacking attitude and possession of the ball often force opponents to retreat into defensive corners. When playing at home they are likely to dominate even more, increasing the chances of them earning more than 5 corners.
Event: Individual total corners Salzburg
Bid: Individual total corners Salzburg bmore than 3.5, CF 1.88
Why: Salzburg's form in the Austrian Bundesliga speaks volumes about its attacking strategy. Even when playing away, they often win corners. Against a team like Benfica, Salzburg will be looking to counter-attack and win corners, so it is likely that 4 or more corners will be awarded in the match.