Champions League - Group C
B Leverkusen3Benfica1

Bayer 04 Leverkusen v Benfica

Line-ups

B Leverkusen

  • 1Leno
  • 13HilbertBooked at 60mins
  • 21Toprak
  • 5Spahic
  • 18Wendell
  • 8BenderSubstituted forDonatiat 82'minutes
  • 3Reinartz
  • 38BellarabiSubstituted forÖztunaliat 70'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 10Calhanoglu
  • 7Son Heung-min
  • 11KießlingSubstituted forDrmicat 76'minutes

Substitutes

  • 9Drmic
  • 15Öztunali
  • 23Kruse
  • 25Kresic
  • 26Donati
  • 33Boeder
  • 35Yurchenko

Benfica

  • 20Julio César
  • 34Almeida
  • 4LuisãoBooked at 58mins
  • 33Jardel
  • 19Eliseu
  • 18SalvioBooked at 71mins
  • 24CristanteSubstituted forMaxi Pereiraat 45'minutes
  • 35PérezBooked at 54minsSubstituted forSamarisat 77'minutesBooked at 88mins
  • 10GaitánBooked at 22mins
  • 30Souza ConceiçãoSubstituted forLimaat 45'minutes
  • 9Dias Marinho

Substitutes

  • 2López
  • 7Samaris
  • 11Lima
  • 12Semedo Varela
  • 14Maxi Pereira
  • 15John
  • 21Afonso Fernandes
Referee:
Martin Atkinson
Attendance:
25,202

Match Stats

Home TeamB LeverkusenAway TeamBenfica
Possession
Home43%
Away57%
Shots
Home22
Away6
Shots on Target
Home10
Away1
Corners
Home4
Away4
Fouls
Home18
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Bayer 04 Leverkusen 3, Benfica 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Bayer 04 Leverkusen 3, Benfica 1.

Attempt missed. Luisão (Benfica) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Nicolás Gaitán with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Levin Öztunali.

Booking

Levin Öztunali (Bayer 04 Leverkusen) is shown the yellow card.

Hand ball by Wendell (Bayer 04 Leverkusen).

Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Emir Spahic.

Attempt blocked. Luisão (Benfica) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

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

Foul by Stefan Reinartz (Bayer 04 Leverkusen).

Booking

Andreas Samaris (Benfica) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Andreas Samaris (Benfica).

Stefan Reinartz (Bayer 04 Leverkusen) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt blocked. Jardel (Benfica) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Nicolás Gaitán with a cross.

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

Foul by Emir Spahic (Bayer 04 Leverkusen).

Offside, Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Wendell tries a through ball, but Hakan Calhanoglu is caught offside.

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

Foul by Levin Öztunali (Bayer 04 Leverkusen).

Substitution

Substitution, Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Giulio Donati replaces Lars Bender.

Offside, Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Levin Öztunali tries a through ball, but Josip Drmic is caught offside.

Offside, Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Roberto Hilbert tries a through ball, but Levin Öztunali is caught offside.

André Almeida (Benfica) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Levin Öztunali (Bayer 04 Leverkusen).

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. Andreas Samaris replaces Enzo Pérez.

Attempt blocked. Emir Spahic (Bayer 04 Leverkusen) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Ömer Toprak.

Corner, Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Conceded by Derley.

Substitution

Substitution, Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Josip Drmic replaces Stefan Kießling.

Corner, Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Conceded by Enzo Pérez.

Attempt saved. Heung-Min Son (Bayer 04 Leverkusen) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Hakan Calhanoglu with a cross.

Corner, Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Conceded by Julio César.

Attempt saved. Hakan Calhanoglu (Bayer 04 Leverkusen) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Heung-Min Son.

Attempt blocked. Stefan Kießling (Bayer 04 Leverkusen) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Booking

Eduardo Salvio (Benfica) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Eduardo Salvio (Benfica).

Hakan Calhanoglu (Bayer 04 Leverkusen) wins a free kick on the left wing.

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

Foul by Lars Bender (Bayer 04 Leverkusen).

Substitution

Substitution, Bayer 04 Leverkusen. Levin Öztunali replaces Karim Bellarabi.

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

goal

As It Stood

A

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C

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E

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F

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G

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H

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