UEFA Champions League Play-Offs IST (Indian Time), Live Stream and TV telecast: AS Roma host Portuguese giants FC Porto, as the UEFA Champions League Playoff Round 2nd leg takes place at Stadio Olimpico this Tuesday.
UEFA Champions League Play-Offs IST Time and Live Stream
Match: AS Roma Vs FC Porto (UEFA Champions League Play-Offs)
Date: August 23, 2016; 19:45 UK; 0:15 AM (24th August IST)
Venue: Stadio Olimpico, Rome
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The first game was a very cautious one with the two teams had settled themselves for a 1–1 draw at the Estadio Do Dragao. Roma’s squad should be in high moods as they have started their domestic league wiyn a fascinating 4–0 victory over Udinese. Roma were able to go through to the group stages in five of their last ten seasons as well. As regards the team news, defensive quartet Vasilis Torosidis, Mario Rui, Abdullahi Nura and Antonio Rudiger are all sidelined, just like midfielder Florenzi, while Belgium defender Thomas Vermaelen is suspended.
As for FC Porto, they aren’t a novice in that tournament, having won Champions League with Jose Mourinho more than ten years ago. So they are indeed know how to get result in the complicated situations. Midfielder Sergio Oliveira is back from Olympics and he is ready to start, while Miguel Layun is expected to occupy at left back spot following his fine display in the weekend domestic match against Estoril.
AS Roma: Predicted Line-up (4–3‑3)
Szczesny – Juan Jesus, Manolas, Peres, Emerson – Strootman, Nainggolan, Paredes – Salah, Perotti, Dzeko.
FC Porto: Predicted Line-up (4–3‑3)
Casillas – Alex Telles, Felipe, Marcano, Maxi Pereira – André André, Danilo Pereira, Héctor Herrera – Adrian, Otávio, André Silva.