After scoring from the penalty spot against Evian on Saturday, the Portugal international will be taking questions from Portuguese and French journalists on the eve of AS Monaco’s third Champions League fixture of the season at home to Benfica. João is also the scorer of the Red & Whites’ only goal in the Champions League so far this campaign (>>> HIGHLIGHTS ASMONACO-BAYER).
João Moutinho knows Benfica as well as anyone, having already faced them an impressive 25 times. The Portuguese midfielder played against them for Sporting Lisbon on 15 occasions, with four wins, six draws and five defeats. He also lined up against the Eagles with FC Porto a total of ten times, faring better with six wins, two draws and two defeats.