Toulouse vs Benfica Europa League predictions: Tips, odds and team news
Toulouse and Benfica meet in the second leg of their Europa League knockout round play-off tie on Thursday at 5:45 pm (UK time).
Toulouse vs Benfica odds
*Odds correct as of 07:00 on February 21
Angel Di Maria stepped up from the spot as Benfica edged out Toulouse 2-1 in the first leg of their Europa League knockout play-off round.
The host’s side took the lead in the 68th minute, Di Maria converting from the penalty spot before Toulouse got back in the game with a goal from Mikkel Desler in the 75th minute.
With the game edging towards a draw, the Eagles were awarded a stoppage-time penalty following a sloppy lunge from Christian Mawissa on Marcos Leonardo, which led to Mawissa being sent off.
Di Maria stepped up and slotted home from 12 yards again to seal his side’s win.
Toulouse vs Benfica predictions
Toulouse vs Benfica: Predictions
|8/11 with Midnite
|7/1 with SkyBet
|8/1 with Bet365
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The stats behind our Toulouse vs Benfica predictions:
- Three or more goals have been scored in Benfica’s last six games.
- Toulouse have lost their last three home matches in a row.
- Thijs Dallinga has scored in four of his seven Europa League appearances this season.
Toulouse vs Benfica match tip
Benfica scored in the first and second half of their last four away games.
Toulouse vs Benfica team news
Toulouse team news
|Denis Genreau, Zakaria Aboukhlal, Christian Mawissa
Denis Genreau and Zakaria Aboukhlal are both sidelined with injuries, while Christian Mawissa serves a suspension.
Benfica team news
Juan Bernat is the only player missing for Benfica this week.