12 Apr Betting Tips for Today: Cagey experience as Benfica host Eintracht Frankfurt
This Europa League quarter-final first leg battle may end up being a low-scoring affair with neither side wanting to become overly challenging in Lisbon
Among the very well-matched Europa League clashes this week is sold as Benfica take on Eintracht Frankfurt.
888Sport create the side 3/4 (1. ) 75) to be eligible for its semi-finals while Thursday’s hosts could be supported at 11/10 (2. ) 10) to advancement.
Benfica, that top the most Primeira Liga table on goal difference, are 13/10 (2. 30) to acquire the first leg however. Frankfurt can be found at 41/20 (3. 05) to have an edge into the next assembly using the draw a 5/2 (3. 50) opportunity in Lisbon.
The people are involved in lots of high-scoring European experiences this year. Adi Hutter’s men netted 17 occasions from the group phase, the joint-second greatest tally supporting Sevilla (18).
More than 2.5 goals can be obtained at 9/10 (1. 90) with 888Sport however the value appears to be in opposing a blockbuster experience.
Ths hosts fell to the Europa League after finishing third in their Champions League team behind Bayern Munich and Ajax.
Including qualifiers, seven of Benfica’s 10 fits because contest this year saw no longer than two goals . What is more, the four Europa League clashes they have played since their departure have observed the side concede just double.
Frankfurt got the better of Inter 1-0 on aggregate at the past 16, a far cry from their free-scoring clashes in preceding rounds and it’d not be a surprise if that leg was a low-scoring event also. Under 2.5 goals is 23/25 (1. ) 92) with 888Sport which seems worthy of thought.
Both sides have significant clashes to take into account in the days after that first meeting. The hosts are included in a bitter conflict with Porto for national dominance while Frankfurt occupy the final Champions League place in the Bundesliga table and fulfill fighting Augsburg on Sunday night.
The chances suggest this quarter-final is hard to predict and also opposing a goal-filled match at 23/25 (1. ) 92) provides solid value before Thursday night’s battle in Lisbon.
Under 2.5 goals at 23/25 (1. ) 92) to get a 1.5pt bet with 888Sport