Ajax was one of the top teams through the group stage of 2022 UEFA Champions League play and cruised to a perfect 6-0-0 record. Meanwhile, Benfica pushed through to the Round of 16 despite having to contend with Bayern Munich, which also finished with six wins in Group E. On Wednesday, Ajax and Benfica play the first of two matches in Lisbon, Portugal, at 3 p.m. ET, as they kick off the start of their home-and-home knockout series. You can see what happens when you stream the match on Paramount+.
Caesars Sportsbook lists Ajax as the -127 favorite (risk $127 to win $100) on the 90-minute money line in its latest Ajax vs. Benfica odds, with Benfica the +325 underdog. A draw is priced at +290 and the over-under for total goals scored is 2.5. Wednesday's match will be streamed live on Paramount+ with their must-have Premium plan.
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