Sporting vs Arsenal preview, time, possible lineups & more

Sporting vs Arsenal  details

Match Info
Date09 Mar 2023
Time17:45 UTC
StadiumJose Alvalade stadium
Match Preview
Sporting are set to face Arsenal on Thursday, 9 Mar 2023 for the UEFA Europa League, Knockout stage first leg.

The English giants will be hoping to get closer to a spot in the Europa League quarter-finals after coming back from an important 3-2 win against Bournemouth in the Premier League last Saturday to secure their top position of the competition.

FT Result
Sporting 2-2 Arsenal


Sporting starting XI :

Adan; St. Juste, Coates, Inacio; Esgaio, Pote, Morita, Reis; Edwards, Paulinho, Trincao

Arsenal starting XI:

Turner; White, Saliba, Kiwior, Zinchenko; Vieira, Jorginho, Xhaka; Saka, Martinelli, Nelson.

Key Stats

  •  The hosts have only one victory in their four European home games.
  • The visitors have not lost a game against Sporting CP in their last four meetings.
  • The Portuguese team have lost five of their last nine European home games (W3 D1).