Benfica vs Liverpool: Live stream, TV channel, team news and kick-off time for huge Champions League quarter-final

LIVERPOOL take on Benfica in their next Champions League clash with the Reds seeking another semi-final berth.

Jurgen Klopp's side have been imperious throughout the competition so far and are one of the favourites to win it.

Benfica overcame Ajax in the last-16 and will be hoping to overcome their underdog tags again in the quarter-finals.

They'll first host Liverpool at the Estadio da Luz before travelling to Anfield next week.

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What time does Benfica vs Liverpool kick-off?

  • Liverpool's trip to Benfica will get underway from 8pm UK time on Tuesday, April 5.
  • The game will take place at the Estadio da Luz in Lisbon, Portugal.
  • There will be a sold-out capacity crowd in attendance at the match.

What channel is it and can it be live streamed?

  • Benfica will be shown live on BT Sport 3 in the UK.
  • You can live stream the action from the BT Sport app, which is available for download onto your mobile or tablet device.
    Coverage begins at 7.15pm.

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Team news

Trent Alexander-Arnold was on the bench against Watford at the weekend so could slot into Liverpool's XI this time around after his hamstring injury.

Joel Matip will likely play after recovering from an ankle problem.

Klopp could freshen things up in attack with Luis Diaz and Sadio Mane coming in for Salah and Roberto Firmino.

Rodrigo Pinho is absent for Benfica, but familiar Premier League foes Nicolas Otamendi and Jan Vertonghen could start.

Odds

  • Benfica – 8/1
  • Draw – 4/1
  • Liverpool – 4/11
  • Benfica to qualify – 8/1
  • Liverpool to qualify – 1/16

*Odds courtesy of Betfair and correct at time of publication.

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