Boavista F.C. takes on league leaders S.L. Benfica in the week 34 of the Portuguese football Primeira Liga on May 20th, 2017. The game kicks off at 3:30 PM EST in Estádio do Bessa, Porto. Primeira Liga TV (US) will be doing national TV coverage while the game watched online live on FuboTV.
In the last five encounters between the two teams, Benfica has won four over the Boavista and drew one.
In the most recent clash, both settled for a 3-3 draw on January 14, this year.
Date and Time: May 20th, 2017 3:30 PM EST
Venue: Estádio do Bessa, Porto
TV: Primeira Liga TV (US)
Team Form: In the last five games in all competitions, Boavista managed two victories, two draws, and a loss. They are coming off a closely fought 0-1 victory over Vitoria Setubal in the Primeira Liga on May 16.
Boavista is placed ninth in the league table with 42 points which include 10 wins, 12 draws, and 12 losses out of the 33 games played so far.
Forward Iuri Medeiros leads the team in most goals at 7 out of the 26 matches played, followed by Fábio Espinho with 4 goals.
Team Form: In the last five games in all competitions, Benfica comfortably won four games and drew one. They are coming off a massive 5-0 victory over Guimaraes in the Primeira Liga on 13 May 2017.
Benfica sits at the top of the league table with 81 points which include an impressive 25 wins, 6 draws, and only 2 losses out of the 33 games played till now.
Forward Kostas Mitroglou leads the team in most goals at 15 out of the 27 matches played, followed by Jonas with 13 goals out of 19 matches.