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Watch Benfica v Porto online: Live stream today’s Primeira Liga

By Mohamed Moallim

Watch Benfica v Porto online: Live stream today's Primeira Liga

Published: 15:25, 7 May 2022

Porto can be crowned Primeira Liga champions when they visit Estádio da Luz to face Benfica on Saturday evening (18:00 UK time).

How to live stream Benfica vs Porto online:

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Where to watch Benfica vs Porto on TV:

  • UK: BT Sport ESPN

Sérgio Conceição’s men are six points ahead of second-placed Sporting CP at the top of the table with two matches remaining, so need just a draw to seal the title. Last time out the Dragons ran out 4-2 winners over Vizela at home. Benfica, meanwhile, are confirmed in third, nine points ahead of fourth-placed Braga and entering the Champions League qualifiers.

The previous league fixture between the clubs saw Porto run out 3-1 winners at Estádio Do Dragão in December, and the hosts are unbeaten in their last five Primeira Liga meetings (three wins and two draws). Benfica’s last league victory against Porto came all the way back in March 2019, and Os Dragões have outscored As Águias 10-5 during this unbeaten run.

Benfica team news

There’s doubts over the availability of Rafa Silva and Rodrigo Pinho while Benfica can expect to have Lucas Verissimo back in contention next season. Darwin Núñez should feature though, he’s been irreplaceable for Benfica this season, the Manchester United target is the club’s leading scorer with 26 goals, which is more than any other player in the league.

On home soil this season, Benfica have 10 wins, three draws, and three losses in 16 contests. As Águias have a six-match home unbeaten streak (four wins and two draws) going back to February 12 against Santa Clara.

Porto team news

The would-be Portuguese champions are missing Wilson Manafa through injury, he could be joined on the sideline by Bruno Costa, who faces a late fitness test. Mehdi Taremi is expected to start. He’s been the most prolific player for Porto, netting on 20 occasions, including five match-opening goals. He ranks second for goals scored in the league. Porto also boast a good away record this season with 13 wins, two draws, and just one loss on the road.

Primeira Liga 2021/22 recent form:

  • Benfica: WDWWL
  • Porto: WLWWW

Scoreline prediction: Benfica 2-2 Porto

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