Champions League - Group C
Benfica0Zenit St Petersburg2

Benfica v Zenit St Petersburg

Line-ups

Benfica

  • 1Artur MoraesBooked at 18mins
  • 4Luisão
  • 19Eliseu
  • 33Jardel
  • 14Maxi PereiraBooked at 60mins
  • 10Gaitán
  • 7SamarisSubstituted forAlmeidaat 74'minutes
  • 35Pérez
  • 18Salvio
  • 30Souza ConceiçãoSubstituted forLopesat 20'minutes
  • 11LimaSubstituted forDias Marinhoat 74'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2López
  • 9Dias Marinho
  • 13Lopes
  • 15John
  • 24Cristante
  • 32Dias Correia
  • 34Almeida

Zenit St Petersburg

  • 1Lodygin
  • 24Garay
  • 6Lombaerts
  • 4Criscito
  • 19SmolnikovSubstituted forAnyukovat 45'minutes
  • 35Danny
  • 17Shatov
  • 7HulkSubstituted forArshavinat 85'minutes
  • 28Witsel
  • 21Javi GarcíaBooked at 65mins
  • 23RondónSubstituted forMogilevetsat 76'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2Anyukov
  • 5Ryazantsev
  • 8Mogilevets
  • 10Arshavin
  • 11Kerzhakov
  • 13Neto
  • 16Malafeev
Referee:
Svein Oddvar Moen
Attendance:
35,294

Match Stats

Home TeamBenficaAway TeamZenit St Petersburg
Possession
Home41%
Away59%
Shots
Home17
Away17
Shots on Target
Home5
Away6
Corners
Home8
Away7
Fouls
Home12
Away16

Live Text

Match ends, Benfica 0, Zenit St Petersburg 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Benfica 0, Zenit St Petersburg 2.

Foul by Ezequiel Garay (Zenit St Petersburg).

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

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

Attempt blocked. André Almeida (Benfica) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Nicolás Gaitán.

Attempt blocked. Eduardo Salvio (Benfica) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by André Almeida.

Offside, Zenit St Petersburg. Axel Witsel tries a through ball, but Andrey Arshavin is caught offside.

Substitution

Substitution, Zenit St Petersburg. Andrey Arshavin replaces Hulk.

Axel Witsel (Zenit St Petersburg) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by André Almeida (Benfica).

Attempt blocked. Derley (Benfica) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Eliseu with a cross.

Offside, Zenit St Petersburg. Oleg Shatov tries a through ball, but Hulk is caught offside.

Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Alexander Anyukov.

Attempt blocked. Eduardo Salvio (Benfica) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Derley.

Offside, Zenit St Petersburg. Danny tries a through ball, but Axel Witsel is caught offside.

Attempt saved. Luisão (Benfica) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Eduardo Salvio with a headed pass.

Substitution

Substitution, Zenit St Petersburg. Pavel Mogilevets replaces Salomón Rondón.

Foul by Javi García (Zenit St Petersburg).

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

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. André Almeida replaces Andreas Samaris.

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. Derley replaces Lima.

Foul by Nicolas Lombaerts (Zenit St Petersburg).

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

Attempt saved. Nicolás Gaitán (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Eliseu.

Attempt missed. Salomón Rondón (Zenit St Petersburg) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Oleg Shatov.

Attempt blocked. Eduardo Salvio (Benfica) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Lima.

Corner, Zenit St Petersburg. Conceded by Jardel.

Attempt blocked. Axel Witsel (Zenit St Petersburg) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Hulk.

Attempt blocked. Oleg Shatov (Zenit St Petersburg) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Danny.

Attempt blocked. Eliseu (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Maxi Pereira.

Foul by Danny (Zenit St Petersburg).

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

Corner, Zenit St Petersburg. Conceded by Paulo Lopes.

Attempt saved. Hulk (Zenit St Petersburg) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Axel Witsel.

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

Attempt saved. Lima (Benfica) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Enzo Pérez (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Luisão.

Booking

Javi García (Zenit St Petersburg) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Javi García (Zenit St Petersburg).

goal

As It Stood

A

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Juventus11002023
2Olympiakos11003213
3Atl Madrid100123-10
4Malmö FF100102-20

B

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Real Madrid11005143
2Liverpool11002113
3Ludogorets100112-10
4FC Basel100115-40

C

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Zenit St Petersburg11002023
2Monaco11001013
3B Leverkusen100101-10
4Benfica100102-20

D

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1B Dortmund11002023
2Anderlecht10101101
3Galatasaray10101101
4Arsenal100102-20

E

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1CSKA Moscow00000000
2Bayern Munich00000000
3Man City00000000
4Roma00000000

F

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Apoel Nicosia00000000
2Ajax00000000
3Barcelona00000000
4PSG00000000

G

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Chelsea00000000
2Schalke00000000
3NK Maribor00000000
4Sporting00000000

H

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Ath Bilbao00000000
2BATE Borisov00000000
3FC Porto00000000
4Shakhtar Donetsk00000000
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