- After a solid win on the road against Aves, Benfica return to home soil and they should be boosted by the return of Pizzi.
- Luis Rocha is suspended after being sent off last weekend, but his absence will coincide with the return of Flavio Ramos from injury.
Benfica are undefeated in their last 27 home matches (Liga NOS).
Benfica have won their last 5 matches against Feirense in all competitions.
Benfica have scored at least 2 goals in their last 7 home matches (Liga NOS).
Benfica have been winning at both half time and full time in 6 of their last 7 home matches (Liga NOS).
There have been under 2.5 goals scored in 7 of Feirense‘s last 8 away games (Liga NOS).
- Benfica bounced back from a poor run of results with a win over Aves last time out. The youngster that have impressed in recent matches will stay in the team as Vitoria looks to inject fresh blood into the starting XI.
- Feirense secured an important win over Rio Ave despite not playing well. Manta’s men are very well drilled defensively and will do anything to grab a point here. Having already come close to stopping Sporting this season, Benfica cannot take them lightly on Friday.