[ENG] Porto 3 - 2 Benfica: Old flaws finally prove costly

The eleven that started off against Porto is Benfica’s strongest. After Gabriel’s disasterclass against Famalicão, Weigl regained his starting spot, with Taarabt next to him in the centre of midfield. Cervi was finally dropped, with Rafa starting on the left and Chiquinho starting behind Vinicius, who had been rested midweek.

Player notes

Odysseas: 6. Can’t be blamed for any of the goals (and was very close to saving Telles’ penalty). On several occasions, he came out of the box to clear the ball, once again showing that he has improved on one of his biggest weak points from las