FC København Stadium - Copenhagen 19/08/2014 - 20:45CET (20:45 local time)

Play-offs, First leg

København - Leverkusen
2-3
 

København - Leverkusen 2-3 - 19/08/2014 - Match page - UEFA Champions League 2015

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Leverkusen edge København in first-leg thriller

Published: Tuesday 19 August 2014, 22.00CET
Leverkusen edge København in first-leg thriller
Son Heung-Min (second right) is congratulated after his winner for Leverkusen ©Getty Images

Bayer 04 Leverkusen are in the box seat to reach the UEFA Champions League group stage after a topsy-turvy 3-2 play-off first-leg victory away to FC København.

• Kiessling fires sixth goal in two games for Leverkusen
• Jørgensen puts FCK level four minutes later
• Amartey then puts hosts ahead inside 13 minutes
• Bellarabi rifles in to make it 2-2 after 31 minutes
• Son wins it for Leverkusen before half-time

 

Lineups

københavn

København

leverkusen

Leverkusen

1Andersen (GK)1Leno (GK)
2Høgli5Spahić
3Bengtsson6Rolfes (C)
4Nilsson7Son Heung-Min
42
6Claudemir
53
10Hakan Çalhanoğlu
88
8Delaney (C)11Kiessling
5
9Kadrii17Boenisch
11Cornelius
51
21Ömer Toprak
63
18Amartey
13
90+1
26Donati
29
46
25M. Jørgensen
9
27Castro
32Amankwaa38Bellarabi
25
31
83

Substitutes

21Wiland (GK)25Krešić (GK)
7Mussis3Reinartz
15Antonsson9Drmić
88
22De Ridder
53
15Öztunali
23Pourie16Jedvaj
46
51
33Felfel18Wendell
36Olsen19Brandt
83

Coaches

Ståle Solbakken (NOR) Roger Schmidt (GER)

Referee

Carlos Velasco Carballo (ESP)

Standings

 
 

Match statistics

København
Leverkusen

2

Goals scored

3

9

Total attempts

20

3

on target

9

5

off target

6

1

blocked

5

0

against woodwork

0

5

Corners

4

1

Offsides

7

2

Yellow cards

4

0

Red Cards

0

13

Fouls committed

13

13

Fouls suffered

11

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    The first meeting between the sides was a memorable one. Despite there being chances to increase the scoring in the second half, neither side did and it is Leverkusen who have the goal advantage going into next week’s second leg.
  • Yellow Card
    90+1
    Amartey (København) is shown a yellow card.
  • Substitution
    88
    Drmic (in) - Hakan Çalhanoğlu (out) (Leverkusen)
  • Substitution
    83
    Brandt (in) - Bellarabi (out) (Leverkusen)
    The 18-year-old Julian Brandt comes on for the final few minutes.
  • Yellow Card
    63
    Ömer Toprak (Leverkusen) is shown a yellow card.
    Ömer Toprak is shown a yellow card by the referee after preventing Stephan Andersen from kicking the ball down field.

See also

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