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Sporting sign off with Videoton success

Published: Friday 7 December 2012, 23.50CET
Sporting Clube de Portugal 2-1 Videoton FC
The Lisbon side claimed their first win in Group G as the two eliminated teams in the section were finally able to meet in this rearranged fixture.
Sporting sign off with Videoton success
Valentin Viola enjoys his effort against Videoton ©AFP

Match statistics

SportingVideoton

Goals scored2
 
1
Attempts on target9
 
4
Attempts off target6
 
2
Corners7
 
2
Offsides5
 
1
Fouls committed12
 
16
Yellow cards4
 
5
Red Cards0
2

Standings

Last updated: 20/06/2013 12:47 CET

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Published: Friday 7 December 2012, 23.50CET

Sporting sign off with Videoton success

Sporting Clube de Portugal 2-1 Videoton FC
The Lisbon side claimed their first win in Group G as the two eliminated teams in the section were finally able to meet in this rearranged fixture.

Sporting Clube de Portugal avenged their 3-0 loss to Videoton FC on matchday two with a 2-1 victory as the two eliminated sides in Group G were finally able to convene in Lisbon.

After heavy rainfall caused this fixture to be postponed on Thursday, Videoton carved out the better chances in a subdued first half. Sporting rallied after the break, though, and they went ahead through Zakaria Labyad on 65 minutes, reclaiming the lead via Valentin Viola after György Sándor – who was later sent off – had briefly levelled from the spot.

Sporting were the quicker side to settle yet it was not long before they began to look vulnerable to balls lofted over the top. Khalid Boulahrouz failed to clear one such probing pass further than Nemanja Nikolić, and the Videoton No17 picked out Filipe Oliveira to test Marcelo with a low drive.

The goalkeeper proved equal to it and he also denied Nikolić moments later, the dangerous Serbian forward having beaten the offside trap only to shoot too close to Marcelo's body. The custodian was nonetheless helpless shortly afterwards when Renato Neto curled thrillingly against the crossbar from outside the area.

A scuffed Emiliano Insúa was all Sporting had to show for their first-half efforts, but they started the second period brighter, with Viola somehow failing to convert an excellent Insúa cross. The hosts then broke the deadlock when Labyad buried high into the net after Tomáš Tujvel had spilled a swerving Insúa free-kick.

Despite having faded as an attacking force, Videoton levelled with ten minutes remaining when Sándor sent Marcelo the wrong way following a foul by Fabián Rinaudo. The Lions hit back almost instantly, however, Viola bundling in after Insúa had headed a Diego Capel free-kick back across goal. Vidi's hopes of equalising again were then extinguished when Sándor was dismissed for bringing down Capel. Marco Caneira was also shown a red card after the final whistle.

Last updated: 09/12/12 1.26CET

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Lineups

sporting

Sporting

videoton

Videoton

12
MarceloMarcelo (GK)
12
TujvelTomáš Tujvel (GK)
4
XandãoXandão
2
BrachiÁlvaro Brachi
6
BoulahrouzKhalid Boulahrouz
3
Paulo ViníciusPaulo Vinícius
Yellow Card81
11
CapelDiego Capel
Substitution85
4
Marco CaneiraMarco Caneira
Yellow Card79
Red Card90+4
16
ViolaValentin Viola
Goal82
10
Renato NetoRenato Neto
20
LabyadZakaria Labyad
Goal65
Yellow Card82
11
SándorGyörgy Sándor (C)
Goal80
Red Card83
21
RinaudoFabián Rinaudo (C)
Yellow Card9
16
Filipe OliveiraFilipe Oliveira
Substitution57
41
CédricCédric
Yellow Card75
17
N. NikolićNemanja Nikolić
Substitution73
47
Ricardo EsgaioRicardo Esgaio
20
Walter LeeWalter Lee
Yellow Card45
48
InsuaEmiliano Insua
26
TóthBalázs Tóth
Yellow Card54
Substitution73
86
FernandesGelson Fernandes
Yellow Card57
30
SzolnokiRoland Szolnoki

Substitutes

32
Vítor GolasVítor Golas (GK)
27
M. BožovićMladen Božović (GK)
9
Van WolfswinkelRicky van Wolfswinkel
7
ParaibaParaiba
Substitution73
15
RojoMarcos Rojo
23
KakáKaká
18
CarrilloAndré Carrillo
28
TorghelleSándor Torghelle
30
PranjićDanijel Pranjić
Substitution85
70
KovácsIstván Kovács
Substitution73
77
ElíasElías
77
GyurcsóÁdám Gyurcsó
Substitution57
99
U. NikolićUroš Nikolić

Coach

Frank Vercauteren (BEL) Paulo Sousa (POR)

Referee

Michael Koukoulakis (GRE)

Assistant referees

Dimitrios Saraidaris (GRE), Michael Karsiotis (GRE)

Fourth official

Christos Baltas (GRE)

Additional assistant referees

Stavros Tritsonis (GRE), Athenasios Giachos (GRE)

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