Benfica carried out, this Monday morning, the last preparation training, in Seixal, for the reception to the Belgians from Club Brugge, counting for the 2nd leg of the round of 16 of the Champions League.
The main news was again the calls of Cher Ndour and Rafael Rodrigues, players who have been an option in the B team of the reds, fruit of the lions of Mihailo Ristic, who is recovering from a thigh injury, and Julian Draxler, who underwent surgery to the ankle and will not play this season.
Note also the absence of Alexander Bah, a Dane who played 90 minutes against FC Famalicão and did gym work, leaving an unknown as to his presence in the second leg of the tie.
On the other hand, Chiquinho and Gonçalo Guedes are recovered and are once again an option for Roger Schmidt, who was deprived of the two players in the match against FC Famalicão, for the Portugal Bwin League.
In the 15 minutes open to the media, the athletes did activation exercises, with and without the ball, proceeding to the usual socks, and the goalkeepers warmed up apart from their colleagues.
The game against Club Brugge is scheduled for this Tuesday, March 7, at 8 pm, at Estádio da Luz. Remember that Benfica won the 1st leg, in Belgium, by 0-2