Benfica Names Line-up Against Revs for Wednesday’s Exhibition
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Javier Saviola is on the roster announced for Portuguese champion Benfica's exhibition against the New England Revolution.
Benfica will not be bringing top Portuguese league scorer Oscar Cardozo to the game against the Revolution on Wednesday. Cardozo was picked for Portugal's preliminary World Cup roster.
Also missing will be defender Luisao and midfielder Ramires, both on Brazil's roster.
The club, which won the Portuguese league last week, will play at FC Toronto on Saturday.
Goalkeepers: Julio Cesar, Jose Moreira, Quim.
Defenders : Luis Filipe, David Luis, Cesar Peixoto, Sidnei, Miguel Vitor.
Midfielders: Pablo Aimar, Airton, Ruben Amorim, Javi Garcia, Filipe Menezes.
Forwards: Nuno Gomes, Alan Kardek, Eder Luis, Mantorras, Weldon.