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O Classico Match Preview: FC Porto vs Benfica








When - January 15, 2021


Where:  Porto, Portugal at Estadio do Dragao  Time: 21:00 WEST
















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Key Facts











- Benfica's Darwin Nunez leads the league in assists with 6 and has also chipped in 3 league goals.

- Benfica after 13 weeks into the season have yet to be awarded a penalty from the spot.

- Benfica and FC Porto will be playing in their 173rd "O Classico" league game.

- Benfica and FC Porto sit tied in season points with 31, they are four points behind league leaders Sporting.

- FC Porto have won the last four encounters they have played against Benfica. (2 League games and 2 Cups)

- FC Porto's Sergio Oliveira is a perfect 4 for 4 from the penalty spot this season.

- Former Benfica defender Ruben Dias scored the game winner for FC Porto in last seasons game at the Dragao with an own goal.


WRITTEN BY JORGE CORREIA

Last 5 League Games at Dragao
Score
Date
FC Porto win
3-2
08-02-2020
Benfica win
2-1
01-03-2019
Draw
0-0
01-12-2017
Draw
1-1
06-11-2016
FC Porto win
1-0
20-09-2015