Liverpool - Benfica: times, TV and how to watch online
Liverpool take a two-goal lead into Wednesday’s Champions League quarter-final second leg against Benfica at Anfield.
Liverpool vs Benfica: preview
Liverpool can reach the Champions League semi-finals for the first time since winning the trophy in 2019 when they host a Benfica team who last made it to the final four of Europe’s top club competition 32 years ago.
Two-time continental champions Benfica haven’t been back to the European Cup semi-finals since beating Marseille at that stage in the 1989/90 season. As Águias then lost to AC Milan in the final, and haven’t won the competition since 1962.
Liverpool, who are bidding for a seventh European title, take a commanding lead into Wednesday’s quarter-final second leg. Goals by Ibrahima Konaté, Sadio Mané and Luis Díaz gave the Reds a 3-1 win in last week’s opening leg at the Estádio da Luz, Darwin Núñez replying for Benfica.
The winners of this tie will face Villarreal in the semi-finals, after the Spaniards sealed a surprise quarter-final triumph over Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich on Tuesday.
What time does Liverpool vs Benfica kick off?
The Champions League quarter-final second leg between Liverpool and Benfica will kick off at Anfield, Liverpool, on Wednesday 13 April 2022 at 8pm local time (BST). In the US, that’s 3pm ET and 12pm PT.
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Where can I watch Liverpool vs Benfica in the US and UK?
In the US and UK, the following television channels and online services will be broadcasting Liverpool vs Benfica:
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