Highlights: Benfica 3 - 1 Estoril




Squad List: Benfica x Estoril

Rúben Dias (appendix) and Andrija Živković (suspension) are the only players unavailable to Rui Vitória for Matchweek 14 of the Liga NOS. Filip Krovinović was not registered for the Champions League, but returns for domestic action.

Álex Grimaldo, Keaton Parks and Franco Cervi replace Douglas, Eliseu and Gabriel Barbosa. Filipe Augusto is fit but has not been selected.

Saturday's match at the Estádio da Luz begins at 18:15 local time.

Goalkeepers: Svilar and Bruno Varela

Defenders: Lisandro, Grimaldo, Luisão, Jardel and André Almeida

Midfielders: Fejsa, Samaris, Salvio, Krovinović, Pizzi, Cervi, Rafa Silva, Keaton Parks, João Carvalho and Diogo Gonçalves

Forwards: Raúl, Jonas and Seferović




Match Report: Benfica 0 - 2 Basel

Diogo Gonçalves

Benfica set an unwanted record in the UEFA Champions League by becoming the first Portuguese side to finish the group stage without a point after a 2-0 defeat to FC Basel at the Estádio da Luz on Tuesday night.

The Águias, who had already been eliminated from the competition following a 2-0 away defeat to CSKA Moscow, found themselves behind early on when Mohamed Elyounoussi headed home in the fifth minute. Dimitri Oberlin's second half diving header made it two to seal the Swiss Champions' progression to the last 16 of the Champions League.




Squad List: Benfica x Basel

Rui Vitória has shuffled his pack for the visit of FC Basel, with Benfica already eliminated from the Champions League and unable to qualify for the Europa League.

Álex Grimaldo and Franco Cervi have been rested. Filipe Augusto has returned to training following his right foot injury, but is not included. Douglas returns and Gabriel Barbosa has earned a rare call-up.

Filip Krovinović is ineligible for European competition. João Carvalho comes in, while Keaton Parks drops out. Rúben Dias is still recovering after his appendix removal.

Tuesday night's match at the Estádio da Luz commences at 19:45 local time.

Goalkeepers: Svilar and Bruno Varela

Defenders: Lisandro, Luisão, Douglas, Eliseu, Jardel and André Almeida

Midfielders: Fejsa, Samaris, Živković, Salvio, Pizzi, Rafa Silva, Diogo Gonçalves and João Carvalho

Forwards: Raúl, Jonas, Gabriel Barbosa and Seferović




Highlights: Porto 0 - 0 Benfica




Squad List: Porto x Benfica

Rui Vitória has made just three changes to his Benfica squad for the trip to FC Porto this weekend. Douglas has been dropped, while Lisandro López and Rafa Silva return. Rúben Dias (appendix) and Filipe Augusto (right foot) remain unavailable for selection.

Júlio César is no longer a Benfica player after he and the club reached a mutual agreement to terminate his contract. Gabriel Barbosa remains out of favour and is expected to depart the club in January.

Friday night's game at the Estádio do Dragão kicks off at 20:30 local time.

Goalkeepers: Svilar and Bruno Varela

Defenders: Lisandro, Grimaldo, Luisão, Eliseu, Jardel and André Almeida

Midfielders: Fejsa, Samaris, Živković, Salvio, Krovinović, Pizzi, Cervi, Rafa Silva, Keaton Parks and Diogo Gonçalves

Forwards: Raúl, Jonas and Seferović




Highlights: Benfica 6 - 0 Vitória de Setúbal




Squad List: Benfica x Vitória de Setúbal

Mile Svilar has recovered from a bout of flu and replaces Fábio Duarte. Rúben Dias is still recovering after having his appendix removed, while Lisandro López has been dropped.

Filipe Augusto is sidelined with a right foot injury. Filip Krovinović and Keaton Parks return in place of Rafa Silva and João Carvalho.

Sunday's game at the Estádio da Luz commences at 20:15 local time.

Goalkeepers: Svilar and Bruno Varela

Defenders: Grimaldo, Luisão, Douglas, Eliseu, Jardel and André Almeida

Midfielders: Fejsa, Samaris, Živković, Salvio, Krovinović, Pizzi, Cervi, Keaton Parks and Diogo Gonçalves

Forwards: Raúl, Jonas and Seferović




Match Report: CSKA Moscow 2 - 0 Benfica

Filipe Augusto

Benfica bowed out of European competition with a 2-0 defeat to CSKA Moscow at the VEB Arena on Wednesday night, in what was their penultimate match in Champions League Group A.




Squad List: CSKA Moscow x Benfica

Mile Svilar is still suffering from flu and Júlio César has back problems, so Bruno Varela looks set to keep his place in goal. 19-year-old Fábio Duarte, who has yet to make an appearance for Benfica B, will travel as his deputy.

Rúben Dias is still recovering after an operation to remove his appendix. Gabriel Barbosa and Keaton Parks drop out, while Eliseu, Ljubomir Fejsa, Filipe Augusto, João Carvalho and Andrija Živković return. Filip Krovinović is not registered for the Champions League.

Wednesday's match at the VEB Arena will kick off at 17:00 UK and Portuguese time, and will be officiated by German referee Deniz Aytekin.

Goalkeepers: Bruno Varela and Fábio Duarte

Defenders: Lisandro, Grimaldo, Luisão, Douglas, Eliseu, Jardel and André Almeida

Midfielders: Fejsa, Filipe Augusto, Samaris, Živković, Salvio, Pizzi, Cervi, Diogo Gonçalves, Rafa Silva and João Carvalho

Forwards: Raúl, Jonas and Seferović




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