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Santa Clara v Benfica live stream, prediction and team news

By Mohamed Moallim

Santa Clara v Benfica live stream, prediction and team news

Published: 18:00, 20 January 2023

Santa Clara v Benfica takes place on Saturday at 6pm (UK time).

Currently riding high atop the Primeira Liga table, Benfica snatched a point from the jaws of defeat at city rivals Sporting last time out. Consequently, their lead is four points after 16 matches played. As for their hosts Santa Clara, they’ll be looking to snap a three-game winless run. Jorge Simão’s men subsequently find themselves sitting in the bottom three but have a chance to escape the relegation zone this weekend.

Looking to watch Santa Clara v Benfica online? Read on for your live-streaming options.

How to live stream Santa Clara vs Benfica online:

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Where to watch Santa Clara vs Benfica on TV:

  • UK: BT Sport 4

Santa Clara team news

Jorge Simão must do without four players this weekend. Marco Pereira, Bruno Jordão and Stevanovic are sidelined with respective injuries while full-back Sagna serves a suspension following his sending off in Santa Clara’s goalless draw against Portimonense last time out. After that aforementioned stalemate Simão could make several changes with the likes of forwards Ricardinho, Allano and defensive midfielder Anderson Carvalho all pushing for starts.

Benfica team news

There are no major injury worries for Benfica though centre-back Nicolás Otamendi is suspended. Morato and Lucas Veríssimo are options to come in for the World Cup winner. Gonçalo Ramos extended his total for the campaign to 11 goals after registering a brace in Benfica’s 2-2 draw with Sporting on matchday 16. David Neres is hoping to start after coming off the bench. The former Ajax winger has netted four goals and created three more across 13 appearances to date.

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Primeira Liga 2022/23 recent form:

  • Santa Clara: DLLWD
  • Benfica: DWLWW

Scoreline prediction: Santa Clara 1-2 Benfica

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