Generally speaking Porto is favourite for passing this round against Basel. Swiss team knows that and for that reason it will try to win the first match at any
Basel in the last few years has got decent results in European competitions although the continous sells of its best players ( Shaqiri, Salah, Sommer, Xhaka, Stocker, etc...). Porto is a very
high tecnique level team and an important international experience, which is often crucial in events like this. Moreover Porto has the second best attack in this competition with 16 goals (
Real Madrid 1st with 17).
POSSIBLE SCORE: 1-1
BASEL: Vaclík, T Xhaka, Samuel, Suchý, Safari, Frei, Elneny,
González, Zuffi, Gashi, Streller.
PORTO: Fabiano, Alex Sandro, Maicon, Marcano, Danilo, Casemiro, Herrera, Óliver Torres, Brahimi, Quaresma, Jackson Martínez.