Fenerbahce vs Benfica: What TV channel, live stream, kick-off time and team news for Champions League qualifier

BENFICA face a long trip to Istanbul as they look to move a step closer to the Champions League group stage.

The former European champions have a one goal lead over Fenerbahce, who haven't appeared in the group phases since 2008.

 Fenerbahce must overturn a one-goal deficit to qualify for the Champions League playoff round

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Fenerbahce must overturn a one-goal deficit to qualify for the Champions League playoff round

When is Fenerbahce vs Benfica?

Fenerbahce take on Benfica on Tuesday, August 14 – TONIGHT.

The match will kick off at 7pm in the UK or 9pm in Turkey.

It will be played at the Sukru Saracoglu Stadium.

What TV channel is Fenerbahce vs Benfica on and can I live stream it?

Unfortunately, Fenerbahce vs Benfica will not be live on TV in the UK.

In Portugal the match will be live on Sport TV 1 while in Turkey it is set to be televised on beIN Sports.

Fans of both teams can also keep up to date with all the action on the SunSport LIVE BLOG.

What is the latest team news?

Islam Slimani could be in line for a debut with Fenerbahce after joining on loan from Leicester.

Filip Krovinovic, Jonas and Tyronne Ebuehi are all long term absences for Benfica.

Who will the winner play in the playoff round?

The winner of Fenerbahce vs Benfica will take on whoever wins the tie between Spartak Moscow and Paok.

The Greeks head to Russia with a 3-2 lead after coming from 2-0 down to win in Thessaloniki.

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BENFICA face a long trip to Istanbul as they look to move a step closer to the Champions League group stage.