Rui Vitória has taken 22 players to the Algarve for the semi-final of the League Cup.

Kostas Mitroglou (fatigue) misses out, along with Álex Grimaldo (abdomen), André Horta (ribs) and Ljubomir Fejsa (thigh). Marcelo Hermes has been called up for the first time, while Eliseu and Raúl both return. Luka Jović has been promoted from Benfica B to provide backup to Raúl and Jonas.

The action at the Estádio Algarve begins at 20:45 on Thursday night.

Goalkeepers: Ederson, Júlio César and Paulo Lopes

Defenders: Lisandro, Luisão, Lindelof, Eliseu, Jardel, André Almeida, Hermes and Nélson Semedo

Midfielders: Samaris, Carrillo, Živković, Salvio, Pizzi, Cervi, Rafa Silva and Celis

Forwards: Raúl, Jonas and Jović

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