FC Porto welcome Italian outfit AC Milan to the Estadio Dragao on Tuesday night as both teams seek a first win in the 2021/22 UEFA Champions League campaign.
Porto are third in Group B with a point, ahead of Milan who are pointless after two games.
The last fixture on the European stage saw Porto annihilated 5-1 by Liverpool to add on to a goalless draw against Atletico during matchday one.
Milan have had a rough return to the elite club competition, losing both games to Atletico and Liverpool despite scoring three goals.
There is a lot on the line for both sides going into matchday three as they need to win if they are to keep alive any hope of qualification alive.
Tuesday’s game marks the first encounter between Porto and Milan since the Italian giants won the 2003 European Super Cup.
What time does Porto vs AC Milan start?
The game kicks off at 10pm Kenyan time at the Estadio Dragao.
Porto vs AC Milan team news
Chancel Mbemba picked up an injury while away on international duty and is the only absentee from the Porto line-up.
Evanson and Sergio Oliviera are desperately pushing for starts but the partnership of Mehdi Taremi and Toni Martinez is unlikely to change.
For the visitors, Frank Kessie is suspended while Theo Hernandez and Brahim Diaz both tested positive for COVID-19.
On the bright side, Zlatan Ibrahimovic finally played 13 minutes last time out and is expected to make a full return on Tuesday.
Porto vs AC Milan head to head
These two sides have gone up against each other 8 times and Milan have won thrice and a similar number of games have resulted in a stalemate.
Porto have won twice against their Italian opposition.
Porto vs AC Milan current form
Domestically, both teams are doing great and have won 4 times in their last 5 matches. Either side losing only once in that run of games.
Porto vs AC Milan prediction
With all that is at stake, both teams are expected to give it their all and Porto may just win on the night because of the home advantage being in their favor.