The Scottish Premiership side are looking to re-establish themselves on the European stage.
Glasgow Rangers defender Philippe Senderos was sent off in the Old Firm derby at Celtic Park last weekend.
Southampton take on Swansea in the Premier League, following their Europa League victory on Thursday.
The midfielder may be playing in the Championship, but Benitez has been tipping him to add to his handful of caps.
Everton will beat Middlesbrough 2-0 this evening, according to Mark Lawrenson.
The Belgian has scored once since making a move from Premier League rivals Liverpool.
The pair heavily analysed their time at Swansea City.
Chelsea went down 2-1 against a disciplined Liverpool at Stamford Bridge as they suffered their first defeat under boss Antonio Conte.
The striker believes he could form a deadly partnership with his Magpies teammate.
The two players fell out in the wake of Glasgow Rangers' 5-1 defeat to Celtic, leaving Mark Warburton to take drastic action.
Everton are reportedly making a move for Porto star Vincent Aboubakar.
Southampton are reportedly keen on Sheffield Wednesday manager Carlos Carvalhal.
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