Manchester United v Benfica: Champions League – live!

... which could see Manchester United book their place in the knockout phase in quick order. They’ll make it to the Round of 16 if they beat Portuguese giants Benfica here tonight, and CSKA Moscow fail to beat second-placed Basel in the group’s other game.

United are odds-on to complete their half of the deal. They saw off Benfica easily enough in Lisbon a couple of weeks ago, thanks to Marcus Rashford’s speculative free kick and Mile Svilar’s egregious error. While United have won all three of their Group A matches to date, Benfica have lost every single one of theirs, including a 5-0 defeat in Basel which stands as their worst-ever Champions League thumping.

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