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Sporting CP vs. Tottenham Hotspur: Match Thread and How to Watch Champions League

Tottenham have an excellent opportunity to take control of Group D.


Tottenham Hotspur are back in action after what feels like (for this season) an eternity. Why, they got a WHOLE WEEK in between matches, and all it took was the death of a 96-year old monarch! Spurs are in Lisbon today to face Sporting CP. From a narrative perspective there’s plenty of it — Sporting is the club where Eric Dier spent his formative years and from where Tottenham purchased him in 2015. Sporting is also the current home of Tottenham academy player “mini-Messi” Marcus Edwards, who has been playing extremely well this season. Just last week, Edwards had a goal and assist in Sporting’s win at Eintracht Frankfurt. I’m certain he’s hoping to do the same against the club that cut him loose a few years ago.


How to Watch

Sporting CP vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Champions League Group D
Estádio José Alvalade, Lisbon, Portugal

Time: 5:45 p.m. BST, 12:45 p.m. ET
TV: BT Sport 3 (UK), not televised (USA)
Streaming: Paramount+ (USA)

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