Champions League - Group A
FC Basel5Benfica0

FC Basel v Benfica

Line-ups

FC Basel

  • 1Vaclik
  • 17Suchy
  • 36AkanjiBooked at 45mins
  • 23BalantaSubstituted forSerey Diéat 80'minutes
  • 5Lang
  • 34XhakaBooked at 55mins
  • 7Zuffi
  • 28PetrettaBooked at 50minsSubstituted forRiveros Galeanoat 68'minutes
  • 11Steffen
  • 9van Wolfswinkel
  • 19OberlinSubstituted forElyounoussiat 74'minutes

Substitutes

  • 13Salvi
  • 20Serey Dié
  • 24Elyounoussi
  • 25Riveros Galeano
  • 30Itten
  • 31Schmid
  • 33Bua

Benfica

  • 12Soares De Espindola
  • 34Magalhães de AlmeidaBooked at 62mins
  • 4Luís da Silva
  • 33Nivaldo Vieira
  • 3Grimaldo
  • 17ZivkovicBooked at 55minsSubstituted forSamarisat 74'minutes
  • 21Afonso Fernandes
  • 5Fejsa
  • 22CerviSubstituted forSalvioat 45'minutesBooked at 59mins
  • 10Gonçalves OliveiraSubstituted forSeferovicat 67'minutes
  • 9Jiménez

Substitutes

  • 6Carvalho Souza
  • 7Samaris
  • 11Barbosa Almeida
  • 14Seferovic
  • 18Salvio
  • 27Ferreira Silva
  • 30Semedo Varela
Referee:
Craig Thomson
Attendance:
34,111

Match Stats

Home TeamFC BaselAway TeamBenfica
Possession
Home42%
Away58%
Shots
Home17
Away6
Shots on Target
Home8
Away0
Corners
Home0
Away3
Fouls
Home14
Away8

Live Text

Match ends, Basel 5, Benfica 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Basel 5, Benfica 0.

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

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Delay in match Ricky van Wolfswinkel (Basel) because of an injury.

Offside, Basel. Ricky van Wolfswinkel tries a through ball, but Michael Lang is caught offside.

Attempt saved. Ricky van Wolfswinkel (Basel) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt missed. Mohamed Elyounoussi (Basel) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left misses to the left. Assisted by Michael Lang with a cross.

Substitution

Substitution, Basel. Geoffroy Serey Dié replaces Éder Balanta.

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

Foul by Renato Steffen (Basel).

Foul by Raúl Jiménez (Benfica).

Manuel Akanji (Basel) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Goal!

Goal! Basel 5, Benfica 0. Blás Riveros (Basel) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal.

Attempt blocked. Ricky van Wolfswinkel (Basel) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Attempt blocked. Blás Riveros (Basel) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Éder Balanta.

Blás Riveros (Basel) hits the right post with a right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box.

Mohamed Elyounoussi (Basel) hits the left post with a right footed shot from the right side of the box. Assisted by Ricky van Wolfswinkel.

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. Andreas Samaris replaces Andrija Zivkovic.

Substitution

Substitution, Basel. Mohamed Elyounoussi replaces Dimitri Oberlin.

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

Foul by Taulant Xhaka (Basel).

Attempt saved. Renato Steffen (Basel) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Ricky van Wolfswinkel.

Goal!

Goal! Basel 4, Benfica 0. Dimitri Oberlin (Basel) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal.

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

Foul by Luca Zuffi (Basel).

Substitution

Substitution, Basel. Blás Riveros replaces Raoul Petretta.

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. Haris Seferovic replaces Jonas.

Foul by Raúl Jiménez (Benfica).

Taulant Xhaka (Basel) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Delay in match Raoul Petretta (Basel) because of an injury.

Dismissal

André Almeida (Benfica) is shown the red card.

Foul by André Almeida (Benfica).

Raoul Petretta (Basel) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Raúl Jiménez (Benfica) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Pizzi with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Éder Balanta.

Goal!

Goal! Basel 3, Benfica 0. Ricky van Wolfswinkel (Basel) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Booking

Eduardo Salvio (Benfica) is shown the yellow card.

Penalty conceded by Lubomir Fejsa (Benfica) after a foul in the penalty area.

goal

As It Stood

A

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Man Utd22007166
2FC Basel21015323
3CSKA Moscow210135-23
4Benfica200217-60

B

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1PSG22008086
2Bayern Munich21013303
3Celtic210135-23
4Anderlecht200206-60

C

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Chelsea22008176
2Roma21102114
3Atl Madrid201112-11
4FK Qarabag200218-70

D

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Barcelona22004046
2Sporting21013303
3Juventus210123-13
4Olympiakos200225-30

E

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Sevilla21105234
2Liverpool20203302
3Spartak Moscow20202202
4NK Maribor201114-31

F

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Man City22006066
2Shakhtar Donetsk210123-13
3Napoli21014313
4Feyenoord200217-60

G

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Besiktas22005146
2FC Porto21014313
3Monaco201114-31
4RB Leipzig201113-21

H

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Real Madrid22006156
2Tottenham22006156
3B Dortmund200226-40
4Apoel Nicosia200206-60
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