Champions League - Group G
Benfica1RB Leipzig2

Benfica v RB Leipzig

Line-ups

Benfica

  • 99Vlachodimos
  • 84Franco Tavares
  • 6Rúben Dias
  • 97Reis Ferreira
  • 3Grimaldo
  • 21Afonso FernandesSubstituted forFerreira Silvaat 76'minutes
  • 5Fejsa
  • 49Taarabt
  • 11CerviSubstituted forSeferovicat 76'minutes
  • 9de Tomás
  • 73Neves FilipeBooked at 62minsSubstituted forGomes Oliveira Tavaresat 67'minutes

Substitutes

  • 7Lucas Fernandes
  • 14Seferovic
  • 27Ferreira Silva
  • 33Nivaldo Vieira
  • 71Tavares
  • 72Zlobin
  • 92Gomes Oliveira Tavares

RB Leipzig

  • 1Gulácsi
  • 22Mukiele
  • 6Konaté
  • 4Orban
  • 23HalstenbergSubstituted forKlostermannat 83'minutes
  • 7Sabitzer
  • 27LaimerSubstituted forHaidaraat 39'minutesBooked at 70mins
  • 31Demme
  • 10ForsbergSubstituted forNkunkuat 88'minutes
  • 9PoulsenBooked at 57mins
  • 11Werner

Substitutes

  • 5Upamecano
  • 8Haidara
  • 16Klostermann
  • 17Lookman
  • 18Nkunku
  • 20Santos Carneiro Da Cunha
  • 28Mvogo
Referee:
Anastasios Sidiropoulos
Attendance:
46,460

Match Stats

Home TeamBenficaAway TeamRB Leipzig
Possession
Home47%
Away53%
Shots
Home16
Away12
Shots on Target
Home7
Away3
Corners
Home5
Away4
Fouls
Home11
Away13

Live Text

Match ends, Benfica 1, RB Leipzig 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Benfica 1, RB Leipzig 2.

Attempt blocked. Christopher Nkunku (RB Leipzig) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Péter Gulácsi.

Diego Demme (RB Leipzig) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Lubomir Fejsa (Benfica).

Attempt missed. Adel Taarabt (Benfica) header from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Alejandro Grimaldo with a cross following a set piece situation.

Foul by Amadou Haidara (RB Leipzig).

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

Attempt missed. Adel Taarabt (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Ferro.

Foul by Amadou Haidara (RB Leipzig).

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

Substitution

Substitution, RB Leipzig. Christopher Nkunku replaces Emil Forsberg.

Diego Demme (RB Leipzig) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Haris Seferovic (Benfica).

Attempt missed. Rafa (Benfica) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Haris Seferovic.

Goal!

Goal! Benfica 1, RB Leipzig 2. Haris Seferovic (Benfica) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Rafa.

Substitution

Substitution, RB Leipzig. Lukas Klostermann replaces Marcel Halstenberg.

Foul by Yussuf Poulsen (RB Leipzig).

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

Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Ibrahima Konaté.

Attempt missed. Adel Taarabt (Benfica) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Alejandro Grimaldo with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Nordi Mukiele.

VAR Decision: Goal Benfica 0-2 RB Leipzig (Timo Werner).

Goal!

Goal! Benfica 0, RB Leipzig 2. Timo Werner (RB Leipzig) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Marcel Sabitzer.Goal awarded following VAR Review.

Ibrahima Konaté (RB Leipzig) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Raúl de Tomás (Benfica).

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. Haris Seferovic replaces Franco Cervi.

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. Rafa replaces Pizzi.

Offside, Benfica. Lubomir Fejsa tries a through ball, but Raúl de Tomás is caught offside.

Attempt saved. Franco Cervi (Benfica) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Adel Taarabt with a through ball.

Ibrahima Konaté (RB Leipzig) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Raúl de Tomás (Benfica).

Offside, RB Leipzig. Ibrahima Konaté tries a through ball, but Timo Werner is caught offside.

Ibrahima Konaté (RB Leipzig) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Raúl de Tomás (Benfica).

Attempt saved. Alejandro Grimaldo (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Booking

Amadou Haidara (RB Leipzig) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Amadou Haidara (RB Leipzig).

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

Goal!

Goal! Benfica 0, RB Leipzig 1. Timo Werner (RB Leipzig) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Yussuf Poulsen.

goal

As It Stood

A

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2Galatasaray00000000
3PSG00000000
4Real Madrid00000000

B

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2Bayern Munich00000000
3Olympiakos00000000
4Tottenham00000000

C

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2Dinamo Zagreb00000000
3Man City00000000
4Shakhtar Donetsk00000000

D

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1Atl Madrid00000000
2B Leverkusen00000000
3Juventus00000000
4Lokomotiv Moscow00000000

E

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1RB Salzburg11006243
2Napoli11002023
3Liverpool100102-20
4KRC Genk100126-40

F

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1Slavia Prague10101101
2Inter Milan10101101
3Barcelona10100001
4B Dortmund10100001

G

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1RB Leipzig11002113
2Zenit St Petersburg10101101
3Lyon10101101
4Benfica100112-10

H

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1Ajax11003033
2Valencia11001013
3Chelsea100101-10
4Lille100103-30
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