Victor Lindelof Starts - Manchester United Team vs Benfica Confirmed

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The Manchester United vs Benfica game in the Champions League 2017 will be broadcasted online on and Sony Liv android/IOS app.

Jose Mourinho said United were "almost there" in terms of reaching the knockout stages after the victory in Russian Federation and can go closer still on Wednesday at the Estadio da Luz. "It was a poor game of football".

Jose Mourinho's side now sit top of Group A with 6 points, while Benfica are rooted to the bottom of the table, having lost both of their opening fixtures.

Rashford then came close to meeting a Romelu Lukaku cross moments later, before Nemanja Matic brought a smart save from Svilar as United ended the first period on the front foot.

They have a maximum nine points from nine, putting them three ahead of Basel, who beat CSKA Moscow.

United make their return to Champions League action tomorrow night with a trip to struggling Portuguese giants Benfica.

Benfica continued to force the issue as the first period approached its mid-point, with Jimenez winning his fair share of aerial battles against Chris Smalling and Lindelof.

'I do foresee that in the future Lindelof will be a player of Jose Mourinho's team.

Viewers can watch Benfica vs Manchester United for free on or the BT Sport app.

When Benfica sold Ederson to Manchester City for a near record fee during the summer, it gave the Portuguese club a great idea: Sign young goalkeepers and see their value rise quickly.

Manchester United will clash against Benfica at 12:15 AM IST on Thursday October 19 at the Estadio da Luz, Lisbon.

Matic flashed over from long range and Rashford twice threatened Benfica's teenage goalkeeper directly from corners as United pushed for the opener. Sony Six will have the match live in India.