Champions League - Group G
Lyon3Benfica1

Lyon v Benfica

Line-ups

Lyon

  • 1Lopes
  • 14Dubois
  • 3Andersen
  • 5Denayer
  • 28Kone
  • 12Mendes Ribeiro
  • 29Tousart
  • 17Reine-AdélaïdeSubstituted forTraoréat 73'minutes
  • 11DepaySubstituted forCornetat 45'minutes
  • 8AouarSubstituted forGuedes Filhoat 90+1'minutes
  • 9Dembele

Substitutes

  • 4Pereira da Silva
  • 6Guedes Filho
  • 10Traoré
  • 22de Souza Oliveira
  • 27Cornet
  • 30Tatarusanu
  • 36Cherki

Benfica

  • 99Vlachodimos
  • 84Franco Tavares
  • 6Rúben Dias
  • 97Reis FerreiraSubstituted forNivaldo Vieiraat 16'minutes
  • 3Grimaldo
  • 83Carvalho FernandesSubstituted forSeferovicat 45'minutes
  • 61Morris LuísBooked at 50mins
  • 8Appelt PiresBooked at 43mins
  • 11CerviSubstituted forAfonso Fernandesat 73'minutes
  • 19Machado
  • 95Alves Morais

Substitutes

  • 9de Tomás
  • 14Seferovic
  • 21Afonso Fernandes
  • 33Nivaldo Vieira
  • 34Magalhães de Almeida
  • 49Taarabt
  • 72Zlobin
Referee:
Björn Kuipers
Attendance:
51,077

Match Stats

Home TeamLyonAway TeamBenfica
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home13
Away15
Shots on Target
Home6
Away3
Corners
Home3
Away7
Fouls
Home8
Away9

Live Text

Match ends, Lyon 3, Benfica 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Lyon 3, Benfica 1.

Youssouf Kone (Lyon) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Florentino Luís (Benfica).

Substitution

Substitution, Lyon. Marcelo replaces Houssem Aouar.

Goal!

Goal! Lyon 3, Benfica 1. Bertrand Traoré (Lyon) left footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Maxwel Cornet.

Attempt missed. Moussa Dembele (Lyon) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Bertrand Traoré with a cross.

Attempt saved. Houssem Aouar (Lyon) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Moussa Dembele.

Corner, Lyon. Conceded by Jardel.

Attempt blocked. Bertrand Traoré (Lyon) left footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Thiago Mendes.

Houssem Aouar (Lyon) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Gabriel Pires (Benfica).

Offside, Lyon. Houssem Aouar tries a through ball, but Moussa Dembele is caught offside.

VAR Decision: Goal Lyon 2-1 Benfica (Haris Seferovic).

Goal!

Goal! Lyon 2, Benfica 1. Haris Seferovic (Benfica) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Pizzi with a through ball.Goal awarded following VAR Review.

Attempt missed. Chiquinho (Benfica) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Pizzi.

Attempt missed. Moussa Dembele (Lyon) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high. Assisted by Joachim Andersen.

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. Pizzi replaces Franco Cervi.

Substitution

Substitution, Lyon. Bertrand Traoré replaces Jeff Reine-Adélaïde.

Attempt saved. Lucas Tousart (Lyon) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Moussa Dembele.

Foul by Moussa Dembele (Lyon).

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

Attempt missed. Gabriel Pires (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Haris Seferovic.

Attempt missed. Jeff Reine-Adélaïde (Lyon) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Houssem Aouar.

Houssem Aouar (Lyon) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Tomas Tavares (Benfica).

Moussa Dembele (Lyon) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Jardel (Benfica).

Attempt missed. Gabriel Pires (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 Léo Dubois.

Attempt missed. Franco Cervi (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box is too high following a corner.

Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Anthony Lopes.

Attempt saved. Haris Seferovic (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Tomas Tavares.

Foul by Joachim Andersen (Lyon).

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

Attempt saved. Léo Dubois (Lyon) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Houssem Aouar.

Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Jeff Reine-Adélaïde.

Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Jason Denayer.

Foul by Houssem Aouar (Lyon).

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

goal

As It Stood

A

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1PSG33009099
2Real Madrid311135-24
3Club Bruges302127-52
4Galatasaray301202-21

B

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Bayern Munich330013499
2Tottenham31119904
3Red Star Belgrade310239-63
4Olympiakos301258-31

C

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Man City330010199
2Dinamo Zagreb31116424
3Shakhtar Donetsk311146-24
4Atalanta3003211-90

D

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Juventus32107347
2Atl Madrid32105237
3Lokomotiv Moscow310235-23
4B Leverkusen300316-50

E

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Liverpool430110739
2Napoli42206338
3RB Salzburg4112121024
4KRC Genk4013412-81

F

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Barcelona42204228
2B Dortmund42115417
3Inter Milan41126604
4Slavia Prague402225-32

G

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1RB Leipzig43016429
2Lyon42117437
3Zenit St Petersburg411256-14
4Benfica410359-43

H

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Ajax421110557
2Chelsea42117617
3Valencia42116517
4Lille4013310-71
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