Tip - Bayer Leverkusen vs Porto - 20/02/2020
Bayer Leverkusen will play host Porto as both sides face-off in the first leg of the round of 16 fixtures of the Europa League.
Bayer Leverkusen got here after being demoted from the Champion League where they finished third behind Juventus and Atletico Madrid.
Port have been part of the Europa League from the outset as they finished first in Group G.
Both Bayer Leverkusen and Porto have only met just once in this century looking back at their head-to-head, and that was way back in the summer of 2016 when they played a friendly game.
While both sides have looked like a team in form in recent weeks with Bayer Leverkusen turning a new leaf since the second half of the season, Porto also is doing great things in Portugal with their sight set on a fight for their league title, it is left to be seen what this game will present.
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Bayer Leverkusen Form
Bayer Leverkusen are in imperious form since they came back from the winter break in their domestic competition.
They have won 5 of their last 6 competitive matches and presently boast of a 3-game winning streak which they will look to make it 4 if the come victors against Port.
In all competitions, Bayer Leverkusen has only lost 3 games at home with just 1 draw and the last defeat was in December.
Scoring goals have never been a problem for Bayer Leverkusen as they have scored between 2-4 goals in 7 of the 8 matches this year and 7 times both teams have scored in their 8 previous matches.
They have also scored 9 goals at home in the last 3 matches.
Porto are presently in a very scary mode, Bayer Leverkusen will have to be seriously wary of them. They have only lost 2 of their previous 12 games in all competitions in 2020 and those 2 losses were to Braga, with only 1 draw suffered.
Away from home, Porto has won 5, drawn 1 and lost only 1 in 7 matches and yet to lose in the last 3 away matches.
They also scored a lot of goals but with only 2 clean sheets kept in their last 10 matches; 7 of those matches ended with over 2.5 goals. Porto has scored 22 goals in the last 12 matches.
Tip - 5 Most Important Facts about the Match
have only met but once.
has recorded over 2.5 goals in the last 8 matches
have done over 2.5 goals in the last 6 matches.
are aiming for 4 straight wins.
will be aiming for a first win in Germany.
Conclusion of Tip - Bayer Leverkusen vs Porto
Porto are yet to enjoy a win in Germany from their last 2 visits which ended in 1 win and 1 draw and they might still not get it at this point. Although, they are in good form Bayer Leverkusen has peaked in the season at the right time.
We should see goals and that will be the more juicy market to exploit, over 2.5 goals and both teams to score should do the magic then Bayer Leverkusen should win it.
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Results of previous clashes
- Bayer Leverkusen vs Porto: 1:1