Match statistics

Man. UnitedPorto

Goals scored1
 
1
Attempts on target2
 
5
Attempts off target1
 
4
Corners5
 
0
Offsides3
 
7
Fouls committed21
 
17
Yellow cards2
 
3
Red cards0
 
0

Standings

 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • 90+4
    McCarthy (Porto) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • Yellow Card
    90+3
    McCarthy (Porto) is shown a yellow card.
    Ruled offside, the striker kicks the ball away to waste time and is booked.
  • 90+3
    McCarthy (Porto) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 90+2
    Giggs (Man. United) delivers the corner.
  • Goal
    90
    Costinha (Porto) scores!
    Howard saves McCarthy's curling free-kick, but he cannot hold the ball, and the following-up Costinha lashes the ball in to turn the game in dramatic fashion.
  • 90
    Howard (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 90
    McCarthy (Porto) has an effort on goal.
  • 90
    McCarthy (Porto) takes the free-kick.
  • 89
    P. Neville (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Jankauskas (Porto).
    Free-kick 20 metres out in a central position.
  • 88
    Howard (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 88
    R. Fernandes (Porto) has an effort on goal.
  • 86
    McCarthy (Porto) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on G. Neville (Man. United).
  • 84
    (Porto) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Scholes (Man. United).
  • Substitution
    83
    Solskjær (in) - Ronaldo (out) (Man. United)
    The Norwegian, who turned 30 in February, is on for his first Champions League appearance since Matchday 1. His absence was due to injury, and his arrival is for the same reason, with Ronaldo taken off on a stretcher.
  • 82
    Jankauskas (Porto) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on O'Shea (Man. United).
  • 82
    Saha (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Maniche (Porto).
  • Substitution
    81
    R. Fernandes (in) - Alenichev (out) (Porto)
    A final throw of the dice for Porto, with a left-sided set-piece specialist on.
  • 79
    Pedro Emanuel (Porto) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Saha (Man. United).
  • 77
    Carvalho (Porto) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Saha (Man. United).
  • 77
    Saha (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ferreira (Porto).
  • Substitution
    75
    Ronaldo (in) - D. Fletcher (out) (Man. United)
    The 19-year-old, named after Ronald Reagan, slots in on the right of midfield.
  • Yellow Card
    74
    Maniche (Porto) is shown a yellow card.
    A boot brought down on Scholes' shin, and a card for Maniche, who has already served a suspension for two bookings in the group stage.
  • 74
    Maniche (Porto) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Scholes (Man. United).
  • 73
    Saha (Man. United) has a shot blocked.
    Ricardo Costa charges down the curling shot, as Christiano Ronaldo - formerly of Porto's rivals Sporting Clube de Portugal - prepares to come on for United.
  • 70
    Nuno Valente (Porto) misses the target.
  • 69
    Alenichev (Porto) misses the target.
    The Russian chests down the ball on the edge of the area and his half-volley only just fails to dip under the crossbar.
  • 69
    Jankauskas (Porto) has a shot blocked.
  • 68
    Van Nistelrooy (Man. United) has a shot blocked.
    Giggs and Scholes combine to supply Van Nistelrooij, but Paulo Ferreira makes a crucial block on the shot.
  • 67
    D. Fletcher (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Pedro Emanuel (Porto).
  • 65
    Pedro Emanuel (Porto) is penalised for a foul on Van Nistelrooy (Man. United).
    A foul not far from the corner flag on the United left.
  • 64
    Pedro Emanuel (Porto) is penalised for a foul on Saha (Man. United).
  • 64
    G. Neville (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Maniche (Porto).
  • 63
    D. Fletcher (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • Substitution
    61
    Jankauskas (in) - Carlos Alberto (out) (Porto)
    A straight swap up front.
  • Yellow Card
    61
    Scholes (Man. United) is cautioned by the referee.
    The foul earns the English international a booking that leaves him suspended for United's next European match - whether in the first leg of the quarter-final, or if they go out tonight, their opening game next season.
  • 60
    Scholes (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Nuno Valente (Porto).
  • 59
    Van Nistelrooy (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
  • 55
    Van Nistelrooy (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
  • 54
    D. Fletcher (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Alenichev (Porto).
  • 51
    Saha (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Nuno Valente (Porto).
  • 50
    Carlos Alberto (Porto) misses the target.
    The shot from just outside the box is not hit full-bore, but eludes Howard and dribbles only just wide.
  • 50
    D. Fletcher (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Carlos Alberto (Porto).
  • 49
    Van Nistelrooy (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Pedro Emanuel (Porto).
  • 48
    McCarthy (Porto) is flagged for offside.
  • 48
    Howard (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 48
    Maniche (Porto) has an effort on goal.
    Shot charged down by Wes Brown and loops to Howard, though even if he had fumbled the challenging McCarthy was offside.
  • Substitution
    46
    Saha (in) - Djemba-Djemba (out) (Man. United)
    It seems Saha and Giggs will both play just behind Van Nistelrooij, with the Frenchman on the right, and Scholes back in midfield.
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
  • 45+2
    Alenichev (Porto) has a shot blocked.
  • 45+1
    Scholes (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
    A goal ruled out. Giggs' shot is blocked and deflects to his England team-mate, but after he puts the ball in the net from close range the flag is raised by the Russian assistant referee.
  • 45
    Carvalho (Porto) is penalised for a foul on Van Nistelrooy (Man. United).
  • 45
    Carlos Alberto (Porto) is flagged for offside.
  • 43
    Carlos Alberto (Porto) is penalised for a foul on Djemba-Djemba (Man. United).
  • 41
    D. Fletcher (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Nuno Valente (Porto).
  • 41
    McCarthy (Porto) is flagged for offside.
  • 39
    Maniche (Porto) misses the target.
    ...and the follow-up is wide.
  • 39
    Howard (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 39
    Carlos Alberto (Porto) has an effort on goal.
    Djemba-Djemba slices a clearance but the striker's shot is saved by Tim Howard...
  • 38
    Deco (Porto) is flagged for offside.
  • Substitution
    37
    Pedro Emanuel (in) - Jorge Costa (out) (Porto)
    Pedro Emanuel came on as a 71st-minute substitute when Porto beat Celtic FC in last season's UEFA Cup final, and is now filling in at centre-back for the injured captain.
  • 36
    Vítor Baía (Porto) makes a save.
  • 36
    Giggs (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
    The goalkeeper gathers the shot.
  • Goal
    32
    Scholes (Man. United) scores!
    Suddenly, the breakthrough. Giggs sends O'Shea clear on the left, and the defender cuts back superbly and sends in a perfect hanging cross for Scholes to leap and head in from close range.
  • 30
    McCarthy (Porto) is flagged for offside.
  • 29
    Djemba-Djemba (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Carlos Alberto (Porto).
  • 29
    Carlos Alberto (Porto) is penalised for a foul on P. Neville (Man. United).
  • 27
    Djemba-Djemba (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Maniche (Porto).
  • 24
    Carlos Alberto (Porto) has a shot blocked.
  • 23
    Scholes (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Carlos Alberto (Porto).
  • Yellow Card
    22
    Costinha (Porto) is shown a yellow card.
    A foul on Van Nistelrooij in the move that continues to allow United to win a corner, collected by Vítor Baía.
  • 22
    D. Fletcher (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 21
    McCarthy (Porto) is penalised for a foul on P. Neville (Man. United).
  • 20
    P. Neville (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Carlos Alberto (Porto).
  • 18
    D. Fletcher (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Carlos Alberto (Porto).
  • Yellow Card
    16
    P. Neville (Man. United) is shown a yellow card.
    A trip earns Phil Neville his first booking of this season's Champions League.
  • 16
    P. Neville (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Carlos Alberto (Porto).
  • 16
    D. Fletcher (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Carlos Alberto (Porto).
  • 15
    Carvalho (Porto) is penalised for a foul on Van Nistelrooy (Man. United).
    A free-kick 25 metres out.
  • 13
    Butt (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Jorge Costa (Porto).
  • 11
    Scholes (Man. United) misses the target.
  • 11
    Scholes (Man. United) takes the free-kick.
  • 10
    Ferreira (Porto) is penalised for a foul on Van Nistelrooy (Man. United).
    Paulo Ferreira trips the Dutch striker on the left-hand side of the Porto box.
  • 10
    McCarthy (Porto) is penalised for a foul on Brown (Man. United).
  • 8
    D. Fletcher (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 7
    D. Fletcher (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 5
    Brown (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Carlos Alberto (Porto).
  • 4
    D. Fletcher (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Ferreira (Porto).
  • 3
    Alenichev (Porto) fouls.
  • 3
    Carvalho (Porto) is penalised for a foul on Van Nistelrooy (Man. United).
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red card
    Red card
  • Yellow card
    Yellow card
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution
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