Probable Lineups


Probable Lineups Statistical Comparison

(7) 6 Goals 3 (4)
(4) 3 Assists 3 (3)
(6.5) 6.7 Average Ratings 6.6 (6.5)
26.9 Average Age 21.5
181.9 Average Height (cm) 183.2
(1) 1.3 Shots pg 0.9 (1)
(47%) 46% Aerial Duel Success 47% (45%)
(0.9) 0.7 Dribbles pg 0.9 (0.9)
(1.8) 1.5 Tackles pg 1.4 (1.5)
* Values in brackets (x) are overall player statistics in Champions League Grp. D.

Missing Players

Player Reason Status Rating
David Jurásek Doubtful 6.39
Player Reason Status Rating
Bryan Okoh Out N/A
Fernando Out 6.36
Daouda Guindo Out N/A
Petar Ratkov Out 6.26
Nicolás Capaldo Out 6.58
Moussa Yeo Out N/A
Mamady Diambou Out N/A
Lukas Wallner Out N/A
Strahinja Pavlovic Doubtful 6.68

Team News

  • Benfica should have no major injury concerns for this one.
  • David Jurasek is a minor doubt with an ankle issue, but could return.
  • Salzburg's list of absentees for their Champions League opener could include as many as nine players.
  • Defender Strahinja Pavlovic could return to the squad, having missed the last match through illness.


  • Benfica have started strongly in Liga Portugal despite losing their season opener at Boavista, and have now won their last four matches.
  • Their Austrian counterparts have also started well in their defence of the Bundesliga, with six wins and a draw from their seven games so far.
  • A close contest is expected here with both sides in good form heading into the clash, but Benfica should edge this one.

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