Is Porto vs Juventus on TV tonight? Kick-off time, channel and how to watch Champions League fixture

Juventus visit Porto in the Champions League this evening as the clubs’ last-16 tie gets under way with a first leg in Portugal.

The sides have faced one another four times in the tournament in the past, with Juve emerging victorious three times and one meeting ending in a draw.

The last two matches came four seasons ago in the Champions League, also in the last 16, with Juventus winning 3-0 across two legs. Porto are out to avenge those two losses tonight as they seek a spot in the quarter-finals, knowing they face a difficult task.

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The Portuguese champions finished second in their group behind Manchester City, while Italian champions Juventus beat Barcelona to top spot in their group.

Here’s everything you need to know ahead of the last-16 first leg this evening.

When is it?

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The match will kick off at 8pm GMT.

How can I watch it?

The game will air live on BT Sport 2. Subscribers can also stream it live on the BT Sport website and app.

What is the team news?

Porto will be missing the injured Nanu, Zaidu Sanusi and Otavio, though Jesus Corona returned last weekend after serving a ban.

Juan Cuadrado was substituted after sustaining a muscle issue in Juventus’ last outing – a 1-0 defeat by Napoli at the weekend – so is expected to miss out here. The Italian side are also likely to be without Arthur, Paulo Dybala and Aaron Ramsey though centre-back Leonardo Bonucci could return after missing his team’s last couple of games.

Predicted line-ups

Porto: Marchesin; Manafa, Mbemba, Pepe, Sarr; Corona, Oliviera, Uribe; Diaz, Marega, Taremi

Juventus: Szczesny; Danilo, Bonucci, De Ligt, Alex Sandro; Chiesa, Bentancur, Rabiot, McKennie; Ronaldo, Morata

Odds

Porto: 14/5

Draw: 11/5

Juventus: 11/10

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