Benfica vs Liverpool: Benfica is all set to play a thrilling 1st leg quarter final game of UCL against Liverpool on Wednesday at the Estadio da Luz Stadium starting at 12:30am IST. It will be a thrilling contest between these teams.
Benfica won their previous game against Ajax in the Round of 16 game where they won the match by a margin of 0-1 at full-time. They won the round by 2-3 aggregate. Nunez was the only player who scored the goal.
On the other hand, Liverpool faced Inter Milan in the Round of 16 game where they lost the game by a margin of 0-1 at full-time but won the round by 2-1 aggregate. Firmino and Salah were the players who scored the crucial goals. Both the teams are in a fine form and it will be a thrilling quarter-final encounter.
Match: Benfica vs Liverpool
Date and Time: 6th April, 12:30 AM IST
Venue: Estadio da Luz Stadium
Benfica vs Liverpool Head-to-Head
Benfica and Liverpool have played 10 games in which Liverpool has won 6 games and Benfica has won 4.
Benfica vs Liverpool Team News
Benfica: Lucas Verissimo and Rodrigo Pinho are injured and won’t feature in the game. Adel Taarabt is doubtful to start.
Liverpool: Alexander Arnold and Naby Keita are doubtful to start.
Benfica vs Liverpool Probable Playing XI
Odysseas Vlachodimos (GK); Gilberto Moraes, Nicolas Otamendi, Jan Vertonghen, Alejandro Grimaldo, Rafa Silva, Joao Mario,Julian Weigl, Goncalo Ramos, Darwin Nunez, Roman Yaremchuk.
Alisson Becker(GK); Alexander-Arnold, Joel Matip, Van Dijk, Andrew Robertson, Jordan Henderson, Fabinho, Thiago, Diogo Jota, Sadio Mane, Mohammad Salah
Benfica vs Liverpool D11 Team
Alisson Becker, Andrew Robertson, Nicolas Otamendi, Alexander Arnold, Jordan Henderson, Sadio Mane, Julian Weigl, Goncalo Ramos, Diogo Jota(vc), Mohammad Salah(c), Darwin Nunez.
Benfica vs Liverpool Probable Winners
Liverpool is expected to win the game easily. They have a very strong attacking side that will be difficult to stop. Benfica will have to try harder to win.
Predictions: Benfica 0-3 Liverpool
Benfica vs Liverpool Live Stream
The Benfica vs Liverpool game is available on the Sony Ten channels and JIO TV App.