Bodo/ Glimt vs FK Zalgiris: Champions League Qualifier Live Stream, Schedule, Fixture and Probable Lineups

The hosts are heading into the match on the back of a 2-1 win over Aalesund in an Eliteserien match last weekend.

FK Bodo/Glimt players celebrating a goal scored against Aalesund; Credit: Twitter/@Glimt

FK Bodo/Glimt will host FK Zalgiris in the first leg of the Champions League third round qualifier at the Aspmyra Stadion on Wednesday night. The hosts are heading into the match on the back of a 2-1 win over Aalesund in an Eliteserien match last weekend. Meanwhile Zalgiris got the better of Malmo 2-0 in the second leg of their Champions League second round qualification match on July 27. Zalgiris secured a aggregate 3-0 win over the Swedish outfit to reach this far in the qualifiers, while Bodo/Glimt defeated Linfield 8-1 in the previous round. 

Bodo/Glimt are currently sitting third in the Norwegian top flight standings with 31 points from 16 games, eight points adrift of the leaders Molde. Last Saturday, against Aalesund, the 2021- Norwegian champions earned three points courtesy of a brace from Victor Boniface. Prior to that, Glimt put eight goals past Linfield in the second leg of the Champions League second round qualification, that included braces from Amahl Pellegrino and Runar Espejord. 

Zalgiris, on the other hand, netted two times against Malmo without reply in the second leg of the previous round through Mathias Kehinde and Renan Oliveira. Prior to that, in the first leg, Fabien Ourega’s lone strike was enough to separate the two sides. Zalgiris currently sit at the second place in the Lithuanain top flight standings with 41 points from 18 games, just three points adrift of the leaders Hegelmann, who have completed 22 matches. Vladimir Cheburin’s side have enjoyed a fine run of form since the turn of the year, losing just two of their last 26 matches across all competitions.  

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Probable Lineups

Bodo/Glimt striker Victor Boniface is expected to lead the line with Sorli and Pellegrino playing alongside him. Ola Solbakken is sidelined with a shoulder injury therefore Sondre Sorli could continue to occupy the right flank. As for Zalgiris, Oyewusi and Oliveira could form the forward duo with Buff and Ourega occupying the flanks. Gorobsov and Milickovic are likely to pull the strings in the midfield. 

FK Bodo/ Glimt probable starting lineup: Haikin; Wembangomo, Amundsen, Hoibraten, Sampsted; Saltnes, Hagen, Vetlesen; Sorli, Boniface, Pellegrino

FK Zalgiris probable starting lineup: Gertmonas; Bopesu, Ljubisavljevic, Pavelic, Mamic; Buff, Milickovic, Gorobsov, Ourega; Oyewusi, Oliveira

Bodo/Glimt vs FL Zalgiris Live Schedule and Fixture

The Champions League qualifier match between Bodo/ Glimt vs FK Zalgiris will take place at Aspmyra stadion on Wednesday at 9:30 pm IST.

FK Bodo/Glimt vs FK ZalgirisKey details
DateAugust 3
VenueAspmyra stadion
Kickoff time in Norway6:00 pm
Kickoff time in Lithuania7:00 pm

Where to watch Bodo/Glimt vs FL Zalgiris?

The live coverage of the match is available of Direktesport and VG+.




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