Chelsea will play against Sporting Lisbon in the Champions League at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday, 10th December 2014. It is an unimportant game for the English giants as they have already won Group G. The game is not meaningless though for the visitors as they are in the race to finish second in the group and second place will depend on the result of the Chelsea vs Sporting match. It will be interesting to watch that who will qualify for the round of 16 from Group G. Take a look of match preview and prediction of Chelsea vs Sporting match.
Match Time, TV Telecast Channels
|Competition||Champions League 2014–15|
|Date||10 Dec [GMT], 11 Dec [IST]|
|Time||7.45 pm [GMT], 1.15 am [IST]|
|Broadcast & |
|NOW TV, Sky Sports 1/HD, ESPN Latin America|
Fox Sports Florida, Fox Soccer 2 Go, Ten Sports
United Kingdom: NOW TV, Sky Sports 1/HD, Sky Go Extra
India: Ten Sports
Portugal: Sport TV 1
Spain: C+ Liga de Campeones 6/HD
Uruguay: ESPN Latin America Andina
Sweden: Viaplay Sweden
Russia: Sport Plus, NTV+ Sport Online
Italy: SKY Go Italia
Argentina: ESPN Play Argentina
Germany: Sky Sport 1/HD
United States: Fox Sports Florida, Fox Soccer 2Go
Ghana: Canal+ Sport Africa
France: beIN Sports Connect
Australia: ESPN Australia
Chelsea vs Sporting CP Match Preview & Prediction
Blues: Courtois, Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta, Fabregas, Mikel, Willian, Oscar, Hazard, Costa
Lions: Patricio, Silva, Oliveira, Mauricio, Lopes, Carvalho, Nani, Perruchet, Mane, Slimani, Montero
Both teams played against each other in September in the 1st leg of the champions League in which Chelsea won the game 1–0.
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Chelsea is top of Group G with 11 points having won 5 games and drawn 2 while Sporting is second in Group G with 7 points having won 2 games, drawn 1 and lost.
Jose Mourinho will go into this match with a fully fit squad, with no players suspended for the match but Blues could play their young players against Lions.
Lisbon is currently two points ahead from Schalke but still it is important game for Sporting point of view as win or draw from here will proceed them to the next round of the Champions League season.
A 2–0 win for Chelsea is the mostly likely outcome of the game by Footballwood.