Champions League - Group C
Anderlecht2Benfica3

RSC Anderlecht v Benfica

Line-ups

Anderlecht

  • 1Proto
  • 39Vanden Borre
  • 3DeschachtSubstituted forAcheampongat 55'minutes
  • 30Gillet
  • 22Mbemba Mangulu
  • 14NuytinckBooked at 49minsSubstituted forVargasat 73'minutes
  • 17BrunoBooked at 29mins
  • 10Praet
  • 45MitrovicBooked at 89mins
  • 16Kouyaté
  • 2N'Sakala

Substitutes

  • 6de Zeeuw
  • 8Milivojevic
  • 12Najar
  • 13Kaminski
  • 18Acheampong
  • 31Tielemans
  • 70Vargas

Benfica

  • 1Artur MoraesBooked at 90mins
  • 14Maxi Pereira
  • 34AlmeidaBooked at 78mins
  • 21Matic
  • 4Luisão
  • 24Garay
  • 50MarkovicSubstituted forCavaleiroat 89'minutes
  • 5Fejsa
  • 11Lima
  • 35PérezSubstituted forRodrigoat 87'minutes
  • 20GaitánSubstituted forSulejmaniat 72'minutes

Substitutes

  • 8Sulejmani
  • 10Djuricic
  • 19Rodrigo
  • 28Silvio
  • 33Jardel
  • 41Oblak
  • 90Cavaleiro
Referee:
Daniele Orsato

Match Stats

Home TeamAnderlechtAway TeamBenfica
Possession
Home45%
Away55%
Shots
Home7
Away11
Shots on Target
Home3
Away2
Corners
Home6
Away3
Fouls
Home18
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, RSC Anderlecht 2, Benfica 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, RSC Anderlecht 2, Benfica 3.

Corner, RSC Anderlecht. Conceded by Luisão.

Booking

Artur Moraes (Benfica) is shown the yellow card.

Attempt missed. Ronald Vargas (RSC Anderlecht) right footed shot from outside the box is too high from a direct free kick.

Foul by Rodrigo (Benfica).

Chancel Mbemba Mangulu (RSC Anderlecht) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Goal!

Goal! RSC Anderlecht 2, Benfica 3. Rodrigo (Benfica) left footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Miralem Sulejmani with a through ball following a fast break.

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. Ivan Cavaleiro replaces Lazar Markovic.

Foul by Rodrigo (Benfica).

Massimo Bruno (RSC Anderlecht) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Booking

Aleksandar Mitrovic (RSC Anderlecht) is shown the yellow card.

Ezequiel Garay (Benfica) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Aleksandar Mitrovic (RSC Anderlecht).

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. Rodrigo replaces Enzo Pérez.

Attempt missed. Aleksandar Mitrovic (RSC Anderlecht) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Ronald Vargas with a cross.

Lima (Benfica) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Fabrice N'Sakala (RSC Anderlecht).

Offside, Benfica. Luisão tries a through ball, but Lima is caught offside.

Attempt missed. Luisão (Benfica) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Miralem Sulejmani following a set piece situation.

Lubomir Fejsa (Benfica) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Ronald Vargas (RSC Anderlecht).

Offside, RSC Anderlecht. Frank Acheampong tries a through ball, but Aleksandar Mitrovic is caught offside.

Enzo Pérez (Benfica) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Dennis Praet (RSC Anderlecht).

Foul by Miralem Sulejmani (Benfica).

Anthony Vanden Borre (RSC Anderlecht) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Enzo Pérez (Benfica) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Dennis Praet (RSC Anderlecht).

Booking

André Almeida (Benfica) is shown the yellow card.

Goal!

Goal! RSC Anderlecht 2, Benfica 2. Massimo Bruno (RSC Anderlecht) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Anthony Vanden Borre.

Offside, RSC Anderlecht. Ronald Vargas tries a through ball, but Aleksandar Mitrovic is caught offside.

Substitution

Substitution, RSC Anderlecht. Ronald Vargas replaces Bram Nuytinck.

Offside, RSC Anderlecht. Fabrice N'Sakala tries a through ball, but Aleksandar Mitrovic is caught offside.

Foul by Lima (Benfica).

Cheikhou Kouyaté (RSC Anderlecht) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. Miralem Sulejmani replaces Nicolas Gaitán.

Attempt missed. Massimo Bruno (RSC Anderlecht) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Dennis Praet.

Foul by Nicolas Gaitán (Benfica).

Bram Nuytinck (RSC Anderlecht) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

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