Benfica vs Liverpool: times, TV, and how to watch online
All the info you need to know on how and where to watch the Champions League match between Benfica and Liverpool at the Estádio da Luz on Tuesday.
Liverpool, one of the most in-form teams in the Champions League, travel to the Estádio da Luz for the first leg of their quarter-final with Benfica on Tuesday.
The Reds previously kicked Inter Milan out of the competition by a small margin of 2-1 on aggregate, while their opponents upset Ajax with a 3-2 win over two legs.
The Portuguese team, who have seen a nine-game unbeaten run in all competitions come to an end, have never made it past the quarter-finals of the tournament in its current format.
Benfica want to surprise again vs. a rock-solid Liverpool
But truth is that even if Liverpool are the big favorites in this fixture, Nélson Veríssimo's men, who are sitting third in their domestic competition, have won six of their last eight Champions League games at home, and besides beating Ajax they went through to the round of 16 after finishing above Barcelona in the group stage.
Meanwhile, Liverpool, who have won their last seven away matches, went through all of February and March without conceding a goal away from home.
Jurgen Klopp's team, that are sitting second in the Premier League, lost 3-0 on aggregate to Benfica in the last 16 of the 2005-06 edition before advancing 5-3 on aggregate in the quarters of the 2009-10 Europa League.
What time does Benfica vs Liverpool kick off?
The Champions League quarter final between Benfica and Liverpool will kick off at the Estádio da Luz, Lisbon, on Tuesday 5 April 2022 at 3:00 pm US (ET) and 12:00 pm US (PT).
That’s 9:00 pm CET and 8:00 pm UK time.
Find out what time Benfica vs Liverpool starts if you’re elsewhere in the world.
Where can I watch Benfica vs Liverpool in the US and UK?
In the US and UK, the following television channels and online services will be broadcasting Benfica vs Liverpool:
US: TUDN.com, Galavision, TUDNxtra, Paramount+, TUDN App, Univision NOW.
UK: TalkSport Radio UK, BT Sport App, BT Sport 3, BTSport.com.
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Benfica vs Liverpool: live AS English coverage
You’ll also be able to follow live-text coverage of Benfica vs Liverpool right here at AS English. We'll be building up to the game from about an hour ahead of kick-off, before taking you through the action as it unfolds.