Match statistics

BenficaMan. United

Goals scored1
 
1
Attempts on target7
 
2
Attempts off target7
 
2
Corners9
 
5
Offsides1
 
1
Fouls committed13
 
8
Yellow cards3
 
2
Red cards0
 
0
Possession (%)39
 
61

Standings

Last updated: 21/05/2012 17:30 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • 90+2
    Lindegaard (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 90+2
    Bruno César (Benfica) has an effort on goal.
  • 90+1
    Emerson (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • Substitution
    90+1
    Bruno César (in) - Gaitán (out) (Benfica)
  • 90+1
    Nani (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Nolito (Benfica).
  • 88
    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) misses the target.
  • 87
    Nolito (Benfica) misses the target.
    Nolito has a golden opportunity to seal the matchday one points but he stabs his effort wide of Anders Lindegaard's goal from five metres out.
  • 87
    Garay (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • 87
    Hernández (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Garay (Benfica).
  • 86
    Artur (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • 86
    Smalling (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
  • 85
    Nani (Man. United) takes the corner.
    The opportunity was created by Jones after a surging run and shot.
  • 84
    Carrick (Man. United) takes the free-kick.
  • 84
    Nolito (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Carrick (Man. United).
  • 82
    Rooney (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 82
    Park Ji-Sung (Man. United) has a shot blocked.
  • 80
    Emerson (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • 80
    Jones (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Emerson (Benfica).
  • Substitution
    78
    Jones (in) - Fabio (out) (Man. United)
    The 19-year-old comes on to make his UEFA Champions League debut.
  • 77
    Gaitán (Benfica) takes the corner.
  • 77
    Lindegaard (Man. United) makes a save.
    The goalkeeper has now made a string of excellent saves tonight.
  • 77
    Gaitán (Benfica) has an effort on goal.
  • Substitution
    75
    Matić (in) - Aimar (out) (Benfica)
  • 74
    Lindegaard (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 74
    Gaitán (Benfica) has an effort on goal.
  • 73
    Gaitán (Benfica) takes the corner.
  • 72
    Gaitán (Benfica) takes the corner.
  • 70
    J. Evans (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Óscar Cardozo (Benfica).
  • 70
    Lindegaard (Man. United) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    69
    Gaitán (Benfica) is shown a yellow card.
  • 69
    Gaitán (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Evra (Man. United).
  • Substitution
    69
    Nani (in) - A. Valencia (out) (Man. United)
  • Substitution
    69
    Hernández (in) - D. Fletcher (out) (Man. United)
  • 68
    Emerson (Benfica) misses the target.
  • 66
    Aimar (Benfica) takes the corner.
  • 66
    Lindegaard (Man. United) makes a save.
    Excellent left-handed save from the Danish goalkeeper as he dives to ensure United remain level.
  • 66
    Nolito (Benfica) has an effort on goal.
  • 66
    Giggs (Man. United) takes the free-kick.
  • 66
    Gaitán (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Evra (Man. United).
  • 65
    Luisão (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    65
    Carrick (Man. United) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 65
    Carrick (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Gaitán (Benfica).
  • 64
    Giggs (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 64
    Artur (Benfica) makes a save.
  • 64
    Giggs (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
    Almost a second goal for the Welshman who wriggles through a cluster of red shirts before his shot is deflected wide.
  • 62
    Evra (Man. United) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    61
    Maxi Pereira (Benfica) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 61
    Maxi Pereira (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Park Ji-Sung (Man. United).
  • 60
    Giggs (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • Substitution
    56
    Nolito (in) - Rúben Amorim (out) (Benfica)
  • 56
    Aimar (Benfica) misses the target.
    A 25-metre effort from the Argentinian.
  • 55
    J. Evans (Man. United) takes the free-kick.
  • 54
    Maxi Pereira (Benfica) is flagged for offside.
    The Uruguayan's effort thumps off both post but he has already been flagged for offside.
  • 47
    Lindegaard (Man. United) takes the free-kick.
  • 46
    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) fouls.
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
  • 44
    Giggs (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 43
    Aimar (Benfica) takes the corner.
  • Goal
    42
    Giggs (Man. United) scores!
    The Welsh midfielder surges forward and drives a fine left-footed strike past Artur's left hand and into the top corner of the net. A superb effort.
  • 41
    Giggs (Man. United) takes the free-kick.
  • 41
    Aimar (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on D. Fletcher (Man. United).
  • 39
    Smalling (Man. United) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    39
    Aimar (Benfica) is cautioned by the referee.
    The Argentinian is issued with a yellow card after an excellent piece of skill from Rooney.
  • 39
    Aimar (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Rooney (Man. United).
  • 39
    Gaitán (Benfica) takes the corner.
  • 37
    Lindegaard (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 37
    Aimar (Benfica) has an effort on goal.
  • 36
    Gaitán (Benfica) delivers the corner.
  • 36
    Luisão (Benfica) has a shot blocked.
    Jonny Evans makes an important block.
  • 35
    Aimar (Benfica) delivers the corner.
  • 34
    Carrick (Man. United) takes the free-kick.
  • 34
    Javi García (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Park Ji-Sung (Man. United).
  • 31
    Aimar (Benfica) misses the target.
  • 30
    Rooney (Man. United) misses the target.
  • Yellow Card
    27
    Rooney (Man. United) is shown a yellow card.
  • Goal
    24
    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) scores!
    The Paraguay international chests down a superb chipped pass from the outside of Gaitán's boot and fires an unstoppable right-footed effort past Lindegaard from the edge of the penalty area.
  • 21
    Giggs (Man. United) takes the free-kick.
  • 21
    Javi García (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Rooney (Man. United).
  • 20
    Lindegaard (Man. United) makes a save.
    Aimar's through-ball fails to run for Ruben Amorim and Óscar Cardozo's follow-up is well saved by the United goalkeeper.
  • 20
    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) has an effort on goal.
  • 19
    Evra (Man. United) takes the free-kick.
  • 19
    Maxi Pereira (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Park Ji-Sung (Man. United).
  • 19
    Emerson (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on A. Valencia (Man. United).
  • 19
    Artur (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • 17
    Gaitán (Benfica) misses the target.
    The Argentinian forward drives wide of Anders Lindegaard's goal from 25 metres.
  • 15
    Gaitán (Benfica) misses the target.
    Aimar nearly breaks into the United penalty area before Nicolás Gaitán fires a left-footed drive over the bar.
  • 14
    Aimar (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • 12
    Smalling (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Óscar Cardozo (Benfica).
  • 9
    A. Valencia (Man. United) misses the target.
    The midfielder's effort flies over and wide of the goal from the right side of the pitch.
  • 7
    Aimar (Benfica) delivers the corner.
    Confidently claimed by Anders Lindegaard.
  • 7
    Giggs (Man. United) takes the free-kick.
  • 7
    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on J. Evans (Man. United).
    The forward fouls the United defender, who limped out of United's encounter with Bolton Wanderers FC after just over an hour of the match.
  • 5
    Giggs (Man. United) takes the free-kick.
  • 5
    Javi García (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Giggs (Man. United).
  • 3
    Gaitán (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • 3
    Fabio (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Javi García (Benfica).
  • 2
    Luisão (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • 2
    Rooney (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Javi García (Benfica).
  • 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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