Rio Ave's Alhassan Wakaso poised for action against Portuguese giants Benfica

Ghanaian midfielder Alhassan Wakaso is in line to start against Portuguese giants Benfica in this weekend’s top liner.

Benfica is 3rd on the league table with 28 points while Rio Ave is 5th with 21 points, the two will square off in the Portuguese league this afternoon.

Ghanaian midfielder Alhassan Wakaso  who scored to propel Ave to the quarter final stage in the Portuguese cup has been named in the starting lineup for the game.

If Rio win they will close the gap on Benfica and most importantly move to 4th on the league table.

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