SPK vs BEN Champions League Qualifier match prediction

Spartak Moscow vs Benfica betting tips, H2H & match prediction

UEFA Champions League’s third qualifying round will be played between Spartak Moscow and Benfica. This is the first of two legs in this qualifying round. This match will be played on 4th August at 10:30 PM IST. Otkritie Arena in Moscow, Russia is ready to host this exhilarating match.

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Spartak Moscow vs Benfica head to head

Both the teams have faced each other two times. Spartan Moscow has one victory and the other goes to Benfica. Watching the head to head makes both clubs appear level. But if we scrutinize the past matches of both teams of this season, Benfica looks stronger. Moreover, Benfica has signed players like Mario and Yaremchuk which presents them a fair chance.

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Recent form

Spartak Moscow News

Spartak Moscow is in trouble because their beneficial defender Maslov and celebrated keeper Selikov are injured and will take a rest for a few days.

Expected Spartak Moscow XI

Formation of Spartak Moscow: 4-2-3-1

GK: Maksimenko, DEF: Rasskazov, Gigot, Dzhikiya, Lucas, MID: Kral, Zobnin, ATT: Moses, Bakaev, Promes, Sobolev

Benfica News

Players like Nunez and Almeida are injured and are unlikely to appear in upcoming matches. No other players are doubtful or suspended thus some of the stars will be seen in this match.

Expected Benfica XI

Formation of Benfica: 3-4-3

GK: Vlachodimos, DEF: Verissimo, Otamendi, Vertonghen, MID: Gilberto, Taarabt, Weigl, Grimaldo, ATT: Pizzi, Seferovic, Silva

Spartak Moscow vs Benfica betting tips and match prediction

Although Spartak Moscow has a good chance to win the match, they are less likely to win. Benfica would be able to pull victory on their side with star players like Meite. Although it would be interesting if Moses would perform his magic for Spartan Moscow.