Supervisor Elham AbolFateh
Editor in Chief Mohamed Wadie

Benfica, Ajax Possible Line-ups

Wed 23 Feb 2022 | 02:00 PM
Mohamed Helba

Benfica are set to host Ajax in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League last 16 on Wednesday.

The match will kick off at 22:00 CLT.

How Can You Watch the match?

The match will be aired via Bein Sports channels.

What do you need to know?

Two-time European champions Benfica are taking on four-time holders Ajax for a quarter-final place. The sides last met in the 2018/19 group stage, drawing 1-1 in Lisbon after Ajax won the Amsterdam leg 1-0. The Dutch side also eliminated the Eagles in the quarter-finals en route to the 1969 European Cup final, and the semi-finals as they went on to win the 1972 edition.

Benfica vs Ajax

Benfica: Vlachodimos; Lázaro, Otamendi, Vertonghen, Grimaldo; Weigl, João Mário, Paulo Bernardo; Rafa Silva, Yaremchuk, Darwin Nuñez

Ajax: Pasveer; Mazraoui, Timber, Martínez, Blind; Álvarez, Berghuis, Klaassen; Antony, Haller, Tadić