Rui Vitória has made two changes to his Benfica squad ahead of the visit of Braga in the League Cup. Jardel (right thigh) and Ljubomir Fejsa (right leg) have recovered from their injuries, and replace Lisandro López and Eduardo Salvio. Lisandro has been laid low with a fever, while Salvio was forced off by injury at Boavista on Saturday.

Wednesday night's match at the Estádio da Luz kicks off at 21:15 local time.

Goalkeepers: Júlio César and Bruno Varela

Defenders: André Almeida, Luisão, Jardel, Rúben Dias, Grimaldo and Eliseu

Midfielders: Fejsa, Samaris, Filipe Augusto, Krovinović, Pizzi, Cervi, Rafa Silva and Živković

Forwards: Jonas, Seferović, Raúl and Gabriel Barbosa