CSKA Moscow travel to Plzen to take on the Czech champions on in the first set of Champions League fixtures, on Wednesday night.
Just their third appearance in a CL group stage, the second place team (this season) can get off to winning ways against the odds and boost their confidence going into the remaining fixtures.
Viktor Goncharenko’s side are all-guns blazing for the new campaign and have also got off to a decent start, sitting in fifth place with 3 wins, 3 draws and just the single defeat.
However, with everything up for grabs, on a game-by-game basis on the Champions League, CSKA will be hoping to get off to the perfect start and contest for those automatic places, into the knockout phase.
What time is kick-off?
This fixture takes place on Wednesday, September 19.
It will be held at the Dossan Arena.
Kick-off at 8pm.
Which channel is it on and can I live stream it?
This game will be shown on BT Sport Extra 4, coverage from 7.45pm
Alternatively, you can keep up-to-date with all the latest action on the SunSport LIVE BLOG.
What is the team news?
Full team to be announced before Wednesday’s clash. Keep posted for updates.
Viktoria Plzen have to watch CSKA’s inform midfielder Patrik Hrosovsky.