Ace Football previews the Champions League clash between Sporting CP and Eintracht and offers team news, fixture history, betting tips and the latest odds.
The Champions League clash at Estadio Jose Alvalade this coming Tuesday sees Sporting CP battling it out for three points with Eintracht. It’s all to play for in Portugal as these teams are level on points in second place in Group D. Victory guarantees passage into the last 16 for both sides, while a point might be enough for Sporting if Marseille fail to beat Tottenham in the other group game.
Position in the Champions League standings: Sporting CP vs Eintracht
The current Group D table shows these two sides on the same number of points so far this season. As such, both have an opportunity to gain some ground on their upcoming opponent in this round 6 clash. There is every reason to keep a close watch on Sporting CP clashing with Eintracht over three points on Tuesday.
Latest form and previous Champions League encounter between Sporting CP and Eintracht
Sporting CP hoping for a fresh start
Sporting CP will enter the match hoping to see the back of some rather disappointing results in recent matches. Judging by their last three matches, we can expect a bit of everything from Sporting CP at the moment. Against Casa Pia AC, they came out on top in a 3-1 win, before drawing 1-1 against Tottenham. Most recently, they were left reeling in a 1-0 defeat against Arouca.
Eintracht on a roll
Eintracht look to build on their current momentum with another positive result. Although losing their latest outing, results have generally been decent in the last three matches for Eintracht. They first took out B. M’gladbach by 1-3 before downing Marseille by 2-1. The winning streak came to an end against B. Dortmund, who ran out 1-2 winners.
Latest games between Sporting CP and Eintracht
The last time the two teams faced off against each other, Sporting CP came away as 0-3 winners. It was a match played at Deutsche Bank Park back in September 2022 in the Champions League. This time round, betting on Eintracht will get you odds 2.90, meaning the bookies predict, they are in with a 34% chance of three points in Portugal. You can get a price of 2.40, should you wish to add Sporting CP to your accumulator, if that is your preferred betting strategy.
Highlights from the last game between Sporting CP and Eintracht:
Sporting CP vs Eintracht Stats
Here are some facts that could come in handy when placing bets on the upcoming game between Sporting CP and Eintracht. The facts are based on stats from the recent games that the teams played out across all tournaments.
- Sporting CP have not lost 11 of the last 13 home matches
- In 6 of the last 8 matches Sporting CP played, both teams scored
- Sporting CP have conceded in the last 8 matches in a row
- Sporting CP have scored in 11 of the last 13 home matches
- Sporting CP have scored in 10 of the last 12 matches
- Eintracht have won the last 4 matches in a row
- Eintracht have scored in 10 of the last 12 away matches
- Eintracht have not lost 8 of the last 10 matches
- In 4 of the last 5 matches Eintracht played, both teams scored
- Eintracht have scored in 8 of the last 10 matches
Players to watch in Sporting CP vs Eintracht
The standings of the top-scoring players in the last 6 matches in the Champions League show that Sporting CP might be relying on an in-form Nuno Santos when it comes to scoring in the upcoming match. On the other side, Daichi Kamada has been one of the decisive players from Eintracht recently. Both players are expected to be dangerous and difficult to stop on Tuesday.
Match predictions: Sporting CP vs Eintracht
In conclusion, we present betting tips for this Champions League match, which are based on the above statements. Besides the main prediction for this game, we have also come up with some lower and higher-risk alternatives.