Rui Vitória has named a heavily rotated squad for tonight’s League Cup clash with second division Vizela. Branimir Kalaica, Yuri Ribeiro and Luka Jović have been promoted from the B squad, while Luisão, Victor Lindelöf, Ljubomir Fejsa and Franco Cervi have all been rested.
Júlio César (shoulder), Eliseu (thigh), Álex Grimaldo (abdomen), Eduardo Salvio (shoulder) and Raúl Jiménez (groin) are currently unavailable through injury. Pizzi returns after serving his one-match suspension, and Danilo gets a rare call-up.
The game at the Estádio da Luz begins at 19:15 local time.
Goalkeepers: Ederson and Paulo Lopes
Defenders: Lisandro, Kalaica, Jardel, André Almeida, Nélson Semedo and Yuri Ribeiro
Midfielders: Samaris, André Horta, Carrillo, Živković, Pizzi, Rafa Silva, Celis and Danilo
Forwards: Jonas, Mitroglou, Gonçalo Guedes and Jović