Third tier outfit Louletano are at home to Paços Ferreira (Segunda Liga) at the Algarve Stadium 3pm. SC Farense entertain Primeira Liga CD Aves at the Estádio São Luis (behind Faro Hospital) kick-off 5pm while the Algarve’s only top flight team, SC Portimonense, face a difficult trip to Segunda Liga Académica Coimbra.

Benfica are away at Cova Piedade tonight (Friday), FC Porto travel to SC Coimbrões, currently tenth in the Campeonato Portugal Division B, on Saturday. Cup holders Sporting were action at Alverca last night (Thursday).