Champions League - Group C
Zenit St Petersburg1Benfica0

Zenit St Petersburg v Benfica

Line-ups

Zenit St Petersburg

  • 1Lodygin
  • 2Anyukov
  • 24Garay
  • 6LombaertsSubstituted forNetoat 23'minutesBooked at 30mins
  • 4CriscitoBooked at 44mins
  • 21Javi GarcíaSubstituted forFaizulinat 58'minutes
  • 28Witsel
  • 7HulkBooked at 36mins
  • 35Danny
  • 5RyazantsevSubstituted forShatovat 64'minutes
  • 23Rondón

Substitutes

  • 10Arshavin
  • 13Neto
  • 16Malafeev
  • 17Shatov
  • 19Smolnikov
  • 20Faizulin
  • 44Tymoshchuk

Benfica

  • 20Julio César
  • 14Maxi Pereira
  • 4LuisãoBooked at 90mins
  • 33JardelBooked at 11mins
  • 34Almeida
  • 18Salvio
  • 7SamarisBooked at 21minsSubstituted forJohnat 82'minutes
  • 35Pérez
  • 10Gaitán
  • 30Souza ConceiçãoSubstituted forDias Marinhoat 70'minutes
  • 11Lima

Substitutes

  • 1Artur Moraes
  • 9Dias Marinho
  • 15John
  • 21Afonso Fernandes
  • 23Benito
  • 24Cristante
  • 37Henrique Martins
Referee:
Nicola Rizzoli
Attendance:
14,123

Match Stats

Home TeamZenit St PetersburgAway TeamBenfica
Possession
Home48%
Away52%
Shots
Home10
Away5
Shots on Target
Home2
Away1
Corners
Home5
Away6
Fouls
Home18
Away18

Live Text

Match ends, Zenit St Petersburg 1, Benfica 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Zenit St Petersburg 1, Benfica 0.

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

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

Foul by Axel Witsel (Zenit St Petersburg).

Dismissal

Second yellow card to Luisão (Benfica) for a bad foul.

Foul by Luisão (Benfica).

Oleg Shatov (Zenit St Petersburg) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Corner, Zenit St Petersburg. Conceded by André Almeida.

Corner, Zenit St Petersburg. Conceded by Jardel.

Attempt blocked. Hulk (Zenit St Petersburg) left footed shot from long range on the right is blocked. Assisted by Viktor Faizulin.

Foul by Luisão (Benfica).

Hulk (Zenit St Petersburg) wins a free kick on the right wing.

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

Foul by Oleg Shatov (Zenit St Petersburg).

Offside, Zenit St Petersburg. Alexander Anyukov tries a through ball, but Salomón Rondón is caught offside.

Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Ezequiel Garay.

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. Ola John replaces Andreas Samaris.

Foul by Andreas Samaris (Benfica).

Alexander Anyukov (Zenit St Petersburg) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Goal!

Goal! Zenit St Petersburg 1, Benfica 0. Danny (Zenit St Petersburg) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Hulk.

Dangerous play by Derley (Benfica).

Luís Neto (Zenit St Petersburg) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

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

Foul by Luís Neto (Zenit St Petersburg).

Attempt missed. Hulk (Zenit St Petersburg) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right from a direct free kick.

Foul by Enzo Pérez (Benfica).

Oleg Shatov (Zenit St Petersburg) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Offside, Zenit St Petersburg. Domenico Criscito tries a through ball, but Danny is caught offside.

Attempt blocked. Oleg Shatov (Zenit St Petersburg) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Corner, Zenit St Petersburg. Conceded by Jardel.

Attempt missed. Hulk (Zenit St Petersburg) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Viktor Faizulin.

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. Derley replaces Anderson Talisca.

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

Foul by Viktor Faizulin (Zenit St Petersburg).

Corner, Zenit St Petersburg. Conceded by Maxi Pereira.

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

Foul by Oleg Shatov (Zenit St Petersburg).

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

Substitution

Substitution, Zenit St Petersburg. Oleg Shatov replaces Aleksandr Ryazantsev.

goal

As It Stood

A

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Atl Madrid54011431112
2Juventus53027439
3Olympiakos5203611-56
4Malmö FF5104211-93

B

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Real Madrid55001221015
2FC Basel520367-16
3Liverpool511348-44
4Ludogorets5113510-54

C

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1B Leverkusen53027439
2Monaco52212118
3Zenit St Petersburg52124407
4Benfica511326-44

D

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1B Dortmund54011331012
2Arsenal5311117410
3Anderlecht512279-25
4Galatasaray5014315-121

E

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Bayern Munich5401134912
2Roma5122812-45
3CSKA Moscow5122610-45
4Man City512278-15

F

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1PSG541094513
2Barcelona5401124812
3Ajax5023410-62
4Apoel Nicosia501418-71

G

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Chelsea53201421211
2Sporting521211927
3Schalke5122814-65
4NK Maribor5032412-83

H

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1FC Porto54101531213
2Shakhtar Donetsk5221143118
3Ath Bilbao511336-34
4BATE Borisov5104222-203
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