Benfica and Borussia Dortmund resume their Champions League round-of-16 matchup
In last year’s Champions League, Benfica made it all the way to the quarterfinals before losing to Bayern Munich 3-2 (aggregate). As for Borussia Dortmund, they didn’t even play in the Champions League last year, instead participating in the Europa League. They advanced to the quarterfinals before getting sent home by Liverpool via a 5-4 (aggregate) score.
Dortmund, who are currently third in the Bundesliga, are without winger Marco Reus after he tore his left hamstring in Saturday’s 6-2 win over Bayer Leverkusen. They are also without Sven Bender, Sebastian Rode and Mario Gotze.
As for Benfica, Brazilian midfielder Filipe Augusto is expected to return from an ankle injury. Benfica have won seven straight, including their first-leg win over Dortmund, and have scored seven goals in their four matches since then.
Dortmund needs to defeat Benfica by at least two goals to advance to expect an exciting game. Find out how to live stream it below!
Benfica vs. Borussia Dortmund Viewing Details
Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Time: 2:45 P.M. EST
Location: Signal Iduna Park, Dortmund, Nordrhein-Westfalen
US TV Channel: FS2 (Check local listings)
UK TV Channel: BT Sport 3
Live Stream: FOX Sports GO
How To Live Stream Benfica vs. Borussia Dortmund Online
You can watch the second leg of the round-of-16 matchup FOX Sports GO. You will need your log-in and password information for your cable or satellite provider and you’re good to go.
If you don’t have access to a cable or satellite log-in, you can live stream FS2 online through DIRECTV NOW.DIRECTV offers a free seven-day trial, so you’ll receive a full seven days free before your paid membership begins. If you cancel your subscription within the week, you will not be charged. DIRECTV NOW is available on Desktop, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Chromecast.
If you don’t have access to a cable or satellite log-in, you can watch the game through Sling TV. Sling TV is service that allows subscribers to watch live and on-demand TV channels on TVs, computer or mobile device for a monthly fee. It’s just like a cable or satellite TV service, except it’s delivered over the internet. The service’s Blue package includes FS2 and costs $25 a month, but you can sign up for a free seven-day trial. If you cancel your subscription within a week, you will not be charged. Once signed up, simplydownload the app for your computer to start watching.
Please note FOX Sports on Sling TV & DIRECTV NOW is only available in: Atlanta, Austin, Charlotte, Dallas-Ft. Worth, Detroit, Gainesville, L.A., Minneapolis, New York, Orlando-Daytona, Philadelphia, Phoenix, San Francisco-Oakland-San Jose, Tamp-St. Petersburg, Washington, D.C.
Watch Benfica vs. Borussia Dortmund On Phone, Tablet Or Mobile
If you can’t watch today’s game on your TV or computer, FOXSports has you covered with their FOX Sports GO app. As long as you have a cable or satellite provider, you can download the app for free in the App Store, the Google Play store, the Amazon App store or the Windows Store.
You can also watch the game on the Sling app. Sign up for a free Sling trial and download their app from the App store or Google Play store. There is also a Sling app for Apple TV, Xbox One, Roku, Chromecast, and Amazon Fire TV.
DIRECTV also has a DIRECTV NOW app on App Store and Google Play store where you can watch FS2 for free if you sign up for the seven-day trial and cancel it before the trial period ends.