Live soccer TV guide Derbies galore as Man City-Liverpool Old Firm Le Classique Derby de Lisboa take stage

It’s a star-studded weekend of action across the globe with derby matches taking center stage. Rounding things out is NWSL Challenge Cup action, the Old Firm between Celtic and Rangers in the Scottish Cup, Le Classique in France between Paris Saint-Germain and Olympique de Marseille, Derby de Lisboa in Portugal with Sporting vs. Benfica, De Topper in Netherlands featuring PSV Eindhoven and AFC Ajax, Flamengo hosting São Paulo in the second matchday of Brasileirão action and a tasty La Liga match between Sevilla and Real Madrid. Trust me, there’s something for everyone.

Here are a few matches to watch:

5. Sevilla vs. Real Madrid
Date: Sunday, April 17 | Time: 3 p.m. ET
Live stream: ESPN+
Caesars Sportsbook Odds: Sevilla +190; Draw +230; Real Madrid +150

Why watch: Real Madrid are running away with the Spanish league but they’re coming off a tough Champions League match with Chelsea midweek and will need some fresh legs to keep Sevilla from snatching a home victory. An impressive defense has been the backbone of their performance this season but they’ll need to start scoring goals sooner rather than later. They’ll have a chance at that facing Real Madrid without Ferland Mendy this Sunday.

4. Sporting CP vs. Benfica
Date: Sunday, April 17 | Time: 3:30 p.m. ET
Live stream: fuboTV (Try for free)
Caesars Sportsbook Odds: Sporting +105; Draw +250; Benfica +260

Why watch: The title may be out of reach for both teams as Porto continues their undefeated season, but form goes out the window when you play in a derby. Sporting have already defeated Benfica in the league and the Portuguese Cup so there will be extra pressure for Nelson Verissimo to secure a result after falling out of Champions League. With Benfica in no man’s land in the table and essentially locked into a Europa League place for next season, a derby victory would be the kind of memory that this season needs.

3. Chelsea vs. Crystal Palace
Date: Sunday, April 17 | Time: 11:30 a.m. ET
Live stream: ESPN+
Caesars Sportsbook Odds: Chelsea -175; Draw +300; Crystal Palace +500

Why watch: Patrick Viera’s impressive first season in charge of Crystal Palace continues with an FA Cup semifinal appearance against Chelsea. While Connor Gallagher won’t be available due to loan obligations, Palace being this close to a Europa League spot is impressive.

2. PSG vs. Olympique Marseille
Date: Sunday, April 17 | Time: 2:45 p.m. ET
TV: beIN Sports | Live stream: fuboTV (Try for free)
Caesars Sportsbook Odds: PSG -275; Draw +420; Marseille +700

Why watch: Le Classique is here in a weird season of French soccer. Marseille are the final team standing in Europe with a looming Europa Conference League semifinal match with Feyenoord. But they have no shot at the Ligue 1 title and will need to ensure that Rennes doesn’t catch them for a Champions League spot.

1. Manchester City vs. Liverpool
Date: Saturday, April 16 | Time: 10:30 a.m. ET
Live stream: ESPN+
Caesars Sportsbook Odds: Manchester City +150; Draw +240; Liverpool +185

City come into this one with injury concerns surrounding Kyle Walker and Kevin De Bruyne but Pep Guardiola will have his side ready to go against a well-rested Liverpool. It’s a match that promises to be a fascinating tactical dance.

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