Liverpool and Benfica meet in the second leg of the UEFA Champions League quarter-final, from 21.00 CET, at Anfield. The Reds won without problem in Lisbon, 3-1.Bet on Liverpool - Benfica with 1xBet
Best bets on Liverpool vs Benfica
Bookmakers from 1xBet see Liverpool as the favourites for this second leg with 1.33 odds to win at home. Benfica has huge 9.50 odds to win on the road. A draw at Anfield will cost big 6.20.
Also, 1xBet offers 1.01 for Liverpool to qualify for the semi-finals of UEFA Champions League. Benfica has huge 17.80 odds to go through.
Bet365 offers 1.40 for Total Over 3 and 2.98 for Total Under 3.
Experts from Betway offer 1.70 for "both teams to score - yes" and 2.10 for "both teams to score - no".
Where to Watch Liverpool vs Benfica
The game Liverpool vs Benfica will be televised on BT Sport 3. The broadcast from Anfield begins at 20.50 CET, ten minutes before the start of the match.Bet on Liverpool - Benfica with 1xBet
Liverpool won 17 of the last 19 games played across all competitions. The Reds are coming after a 2-2 draw against Manchester City in a huge Premier League game.
Inter is the only team who beat them in 2022, 1-0 in the second leg of the UEFA Champions League last-16.
Jurgen Klopp say Liverpool are ready to qualify for the semi-finals: "We know much more about our opponents now. They won at Ajax, we are aware of their quality. Now we have a nice game in between legs at Manchester City, but then we'll be ready again".
If Liverpool will qualify for the semi-finals, they will face Villarreal.
Benfica is coming to Anfield after a 3-1 win against Belenenses.
They qualified for the quarter-finals after a dramatic 1-0 win against Ajax on the road. However, this game on Anfield will be like a mission impossible for them.
Benfica coach Nelson Verissimo still hopes to beat Liverpool: "The door is not closed. Taking into account the third goal it becomes more difficult, but the tie is not over. We scored the goal that put us back in the tie and we were close to making it two. At 1-3, of course, the task is harder".
Liverpool vs Benfica: possible lineups
- Liverpool (4-3-3): Alisson - Alexander-Arnold, Konate, Van Dijk, Tsimikas - Henderson, Fabinho, Keita - Salah, Jota, Luis Diaz;
- Benfica (4-4-2): Vlachodimos - Gilberto, Otamendi, Vertonghen, Grimaldo - Rafa Silva, Weigl, Taarabt, Everton - G. Ramos, D. Nunez;