Here is the latest on the form and team news for both sides:
Lazio failed to bounce back from the defeat in Porto, as they were only able to manage a 1-1 draw at Udinese on Sunday. They have had mixed results of late, recording 2 wins, 2 losses, and 1 draw in their last 5 matches across all competitions. Lazio occupy the final European spot in Serie A, with 43 points from 26 games this season.
In Europe, 2 wins, 3 draws, and 1 loss meant that Lazio finished in 2nd place behind Galatasaray, setting them up to face Porto. Captain Ciro Immobile remains their top scorer in Europe with 3 goals.
For their team news, Lazio will be without Ciro Immobile, Manuel Lazzari, Francesco Ascerbi, and Pedro, who picked up knocks recently and are currently sidelined.
Portuguese league leaders Porto continued their impressive run of fine form as they won away to Moreirense in the Primeira Liga. That victory helped them maintain their 6-point lead at the top of the league table and fill the atmosphere with positivity ahead of their trip to Rome.
Porto are yet to lose in the league this season with 20 wins, and 3 draws in 23 games. In Europe, they responded to their early Champions League exit with a home win over Lazio and currently have one foot in the quarterfinals.
For their team news, Porto do not have any player on the sidelines presently and will travel with the whole squad to Rome.