Benfica hosts Chaves in a game from the 23th round

Benfica hosts Chaves in a game from the 23th round of the Portuguese Primeira Liga. Let’s have a look at this fixture in our predictions football 1×2.

At this moment Benfica are 2nd in the Primeira Liga with 53 points, trailing on 4 points behind the leader Porto, but with a game in hand. The Lisboa giants need to win this one in order to reduce the gap to the leader Porto to just one point again.

Right now the Eagles have a record of 17 wins, 2 draws and 3 defeats in the league. In their last five games Benfica are just flawless – five consecutive wins. We can say that Bruno Lage’s team is in a terrific form right now. If they continue like this, they will have amazing chance to win the title.

In their last game Benfica enjoyed a 3-0 win during the visit to Desportivo Aves. Haris Seferovic opened the score for the visitors, while Rafa Silva and Francisco Ferreira made it 0-3 for Benfica.

Meanwhile Chaves are 17th in the league standings with 19 points, fighting for survival. Right now they have a record of 5 wins, 4 draws and 13 losses since the beginning of the season. Right now Chaves are 4 points behind the 15th Nacional and the safe zone, so they surely need some points in order to survive.

In their last game Chaves shared the points with Boavista for a 1-1 draw at home. Bruno Gallo opened the score for Chivas from a penalty kick, but Fabio Espinho equalised for Boavista after the halftime break.

These are our predictions football 1×2 for the Primeira Liga fixture between Benfica and Chaves on Monday night. Of course, the Eagles from Lisboa are the big favourites here. They are fighting for the title, so they don’t have a room for mistake here.