October 23, 2020

Portugal vs Sweden: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time and team news as Cristiano Ronaldo OUT of Nations League tie

Portugal vs Sweden: Live stream, TV channel, kick-off time and team news as Cristiano Ronaldo OUT of Nations League tie

PORTUGAL welcome Sweden to Lisbon for the final night of Nations League games in this international break.

The Portuguese will be without superstar forward Cristiano Ronaldo who has left the squad camp following a positive test for Covid-19.

The Nations League holders won't have Ronaldo to call on in Lisbon

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The Nations League holders won’t have Ronaldo to call on in Lisbon Credit: EPA

Portugal picked up an excellent draw at world champions France last time out, while the Swedes went down 2-1 to Croatia.

When is Portugal vs Sweden?

  • This Nations League clash is set for Wednesday, October 14.
  • Kick-off is at 7.45pm BST.
  • When the sides last met in September, Portugal ran out 2-0 winners after a brace from Ronaldo.

Which TV channel and live stream can I watch it on?

You can catch this game live on the Sky Red Button service.

Head to Sky Sports and hit the red button, selecting this game from the menu.

Sadly it won’t be available to stream on NOW TV, but Sky customers can watch on the Sky Sports App.

Coverage begins at 7.40pm.

What is the team news?

As well as Ronaldo, Anthony Lopes will also sit this one out after testing positive for coronavirus.

Diogo Jota could start after coming off the bench against France, while Joao Moutinho is another star name waiting in the wings.

For the visitors, Filip Helander is back at Rangers after picking up a knock.

Match odds

  • Portugal to win – 8/11
  • Draw – 12/5
  • Sweden victory – 18/5
  • Over 2.5 goals – 6/5

*All odds from Ladbrokes and correct at time of publication.

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