AS Roma Vs FC Porto Live Stream February 12 2019 Kick Off 20:00 GMT
AS Roma hosts FC Porto at Stadio Olimpico with both sides looking at reaching the competitions quarter-finals as they gear up for the first leg of their round-of-16 tie on Tuesday evening in Italy.
AS Roma qualified second behind Real Madrid in Group G to reach the knockout stages, while Porto who won the competition with Jose Mourinho back in 2004 impressed with 16 points from a possible 18 to finish top of Group D.
The two teams got a favourite draw, which offers a fantastic chance for both of them to reach the last eight having missed potential ties against Europe’s elite clubs.
Eusebio Di Francesco’s side will miss many big name players in Konstantinos Manolas, Diego Perotti, Patrik Schick, Robin Olsen and youngster Cengiz Under are all out with injuries.
Jesus Corona will miss the game for FC Porto due to suspension, while lethal strikers Vincent Aboubakar and Moussa Marega are out with injuries.
AS Roma (4-3-3): Mirante; Karsdorp, Marcano, Jesus, Kolarov; Zaniolo, Nzonzi, Cristante; El Shaarawy, Dzeko, Kluivert
FC Porto (4-3-3): Casillas; Militao, Felipe, Pepe, Telles; Pereira, Torres, Herrera; Otavio, Soares, Brahimi