Lithuania vs Portugal: TV channel, live stream, team news & preview

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Cristiano Ronaldo & Co. will chase just their second victory in Group B as they seek to hunt down leaders Ukraine

Portugal will attempt to take another step towards Euro 2020 on Tuesday when they go to Lithuania for their latest qualifying encounter.

After draws in their opening two matches against Ukraine and Serbia, Fernando Santos’ side have been left to play catch-up due to their Nations League commitments, and fresh from winning the inaugural title they overcame Serbia 4-2 on Saturday.

Next up is a Lithuania outfit that is proving to be the Group B whipping boys, with just one point from their opening four matches.

TV Channel, Live Stream & How To Watch

In the United States (US), the game can be watched live and on-demand with fuboTV (7-day free trial).

New users can sign up for a free seven-day trial of the live sports streaming service, which can be accessed via iOS, Android, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Roku and Apple TV as well as on a web browser.

In the United Kingdom (UK), the game will be shown live on Sky Sports Premier League and can be streamed via Sky Go Extra.

UK TV channel Online stream
Sky Sports Mix Sky Go Extra

Squads & Team News

Position Lithuania squad
Goalkeepers Setkus, Zubas, Cerniauskas
Defenders Vaitkunas, Andriuskevicius, Klimavicius, Baravykas, Girdvainis, Jankauskas, Palionis
Midfielders Mikoliunas, Slivka, Zulpa, Kuklys, Petravicius, Vorobjovas, Verbickas, Kalauskas, Simkus, Golubickas, Matulevicius
Forwards Cernych, Laukzemis

Lithuania are sweating over the fitness of Fedor Crnych, who is both their captain and their top scorer.

They are already bereft of Arvydas Novikovas, who is their second-leading marksman.

Possible Lithuania starting XI: Zubas; Vorobjovas, Palionis, Girdvainis, Mikoliunas; Simkus; Golubickas, Matulevicius, Zulpa, Verbickas; Cernych

Position Portugal squad
Goalkeepers Patricio, Beto, Sa
Defenders Fonte, Guerreiro, Cancelo, Dias, Semedo, Rui, Carrico, Ferro
Midfielders Moutinho, Carvalho, Bernardo Silva, Pereira, Sanches, Fernandes, Pizzi, Neves
Forwards Ronaldo, Guedes, Rafa Silva, Felix, Jota, Podence

Barcelona’s Nelson Semedo is doubtful, but otherwise Portugal can pick from their strongest panel and will, of course, be spearheaded by Cristiano Ronaldo.

Possible Portugal starting XI: Patricio; Cancelo, Fonte, Dias, Guerreiro; Pereira; Bernardo Silva, Carvalho, Fernandes, Guedes; Ronaldo

Betting & Match Odds

Portugal are massive 1/14 favourites with bet365. A surprise home win is available at 50/1 while Lithuania even pinching a draw is a distant 12/1.

Click here to see all of bet365’s offers for the game, including goalscoring markets, correct score predictions and more.

Match Preview

Nations League and defending European champions Portugal go to Vilnius in Lithuania to continue their quest to qualify for Euro 2020.

Although they find themselves a distant eight points behind Ukraine in Group B, they have the advantage of two games in hand and with two sides to automatically progress,…



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