GALATASARAY and Benfica will go head-to-head in the first leg of their Europa League Round of 32 tie. The Portuguese visitors reached the final the
GALATASARAY and Benfica will go head-to-head in the first leg of their Europa League Round of 32 tie.
The Portuguese visitors reached the final the last time they were in the competition – while the Turkish side have already improved on their recent performances in Europe.
What time does Galatasaray vs Benfica kick off?
This Europa League fixture will take place on Thursday, February 14.
It will kick off at 5,55pm – that’s 8.55pm in Istanbul.
The match will be played at Turk Telekom Arena.
The reverse fixture will be held on Thursday, February 21 at Estadio da Luz.
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What TV channel is it on and can I live stream it?
Unfortunately, this match will not be shown live on UK television.
What is the team news?
Galatasaray only have one injury concern in defender Mariano.
Everton loanee Henry Onyekuru has been in hot form and one to watch after nine goals in the league this season.
Meanwhile, Benfica will be without Jardel, German Conti and Ljubomir Fejsa – with Tyronne Ebuehi still fighting for fitness after a cruciate ligament injury.