Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi will face each other in an upcoming Portugal vs Argentina international friendly match on 18 November 2014. Match preview with time & TV telecast channels of Portugal vs Argentina match are available here. The friendly game is scheduled to be played at Old Trafford, the home ground of Manchester United. It will be a must watch clash of the two football greats representing their nation in front of more than 70,000 spectators. Some other football stars with likes of Angel Di Maria, Fabio Coentrao, Marcos Rojo and others are expected to make appearance in this big game.
Portugal vs Argentina Time, TV Telecast Channels
|Competition||International Friendly Match|
|Date||18 Nov 2014 [GMT], 19 Nov [IST]|
|Time||7:30pm [GMT], 01:00am [IST]|
|Seating Capacity||75,731 spectators|
|First team||The Navigators|
|Second team||The whites and sky blues|
|TV telecast &|
|RTP 1, beIN Sports, Sony Six SD|
This match will start at 1:00am on 19 November 2014 according to Indian Standard Time, whereas its GMT match date & time are 18 November and 7:30pm respectively. You can watch this match live on your TV telecast channels TyC Sports, Super sport 5, TV3 Sport 1, beIN Sports etc. Given below is the list of TV telecast channels in different nations.
Argentina: TyC Sports Argentina
Portugal: RTP 1
Canada: beIN Sports Canada, beIN Sports Connect
Colombia: Deportes RCN En Vivo
Denmark: T3 Sport 1, Viaplay Denmark
France: beIN Sports Connect
India: Sony Six SD
South Africa: Super Sport Maximo, Super Sport 5
Spain: Canal + Liga/HD, Esport 3
United Kingdom: MUTV
United States: Watch ESPN, TyC Sports International USA, beIN Sports USA
Match Preview of Portugal vs Argentina
It is expected that the stadium will be jam packed to witness the top clash of the top giants. Both teams the POR and ARG have made victories in recent games over Armenia and Croatia respectively.
Along with Cristiano Ronaldo, the United fans will see their new red devils in the form of Angel Di Maria and Marcos Rojo as the pair were named in the squad alongside Sergio Aguero, Martin Demichelis, Willy Caballero and Zabaleta.
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The rivalry of Ronaldo and Messi for the title of best player in the world of football has been a defining feature of the narrative surrounding the sport in recent years, with both players excelling continually for half a decade or more.
The whites and sky blues captain Lionel Messi recently equalized all time UEFA Champions League highest goal scorer record with Real Madrid legend Raul. He is now just one goal away from setting a new world record of highest goal scorer in Champions League.
Manchester United fans will be quick to back former idol Cristiano Ronaldo, who has been linked with a return to United on a permanent basis. But the player have stated that he is happy at Real Madrid and wants to finish his career here.
Footballwood’s prediction for this match is 2-1 win for Argentina.