Feyenoord face Shakhtar Donetsk at Stadion Feijenoord on Tuesday, Oct. 17. Here’s all the info you need to watch.
In the third round of the Champions League group stage, Feyenoord host Shakhtar Donetsk. Feyenoord is currently last in Group F, losing to Manchester City 4-0 and losing to Napoli 3-1. Shakhtar are second in the group with three points, losing to City 2-0 but defeating Napoli 2-1.
Feyenoord are third in the Eredivisie table, with 16 points in their first eight games but are five points behind PSV. Nicolai Jörgensen scored 25 goals for Feyenoord last season in all competitions but missed over a month with an injury. Now healthy, Jörgensen will front the Dutch attack alongside winger Steven Berghuis who has scored six goals this season.
Shakhtar have a seven-point lead on Dynamo Kyiv, after picking up 31 of 36 points. Facundo Ferreyra has broken out for Shakhtar over the past year. Ferreyra scored 19 goals last season and has already scored 11 this season, including the winner against Napoli. Taison has played the role of playmaker, positioned behind Ferreyra, setting up four goals this season. Ferreyra, Taison, and Marlos will form the front three for Shakhtar and put the Feyenoord defense under pressure as the Ukrainian club attempt to pick up three valuable points away from home.
The Champions League match between Feyenoord and Shakhtar Donetsk will be broadcast live online. Live streaming is available on Fox Sports Go, which you can access with your cable or satellite subscription, either online or through their app.
The games between Feyenoord and Shakhtar could determine which team advances to the knockout stage or Europa League trip for whichever team finishes third. However, the loser between Shakhtar and Feyenoord over the next two games will likely end that team’s European campaign.