Match statistics

BenficaFenerbahçe

Goals scored3
 
1
Attempts on target6
 
4
Attempts off target5
 
5
Corners3
 
1
Offsides1
 
4
Fouls committed12
 
21
Yellow cards2
 
2
Red Cards0
 
0

Standings

 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    (agg: 3-2) Dirk Kuyt’s penalty left Benfica needing to score twice to avoid an exit. Óscar Cardozo’s fine finish got the home side back on track before half-time, and the Paraguayan struck again midway through the second period to book Jorge Jesus’ team a place in the final against Chelsea on 15 May.
  • 90+4
    Matić (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Salih Uçan (Fenerbahçe).
  • 90+3
    Egemen Korkmaz (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Pérez (Benfica).
  • Substitution
    90+3
    Roderick (in) - Gaitán (out) (Benfica)
  • 90+2
    Artur (Benfica) makes a save.
  • 90+2
    Egemen Korkmaz (Fenerbahçe) has an effort on goal.
    Miroslav Stoch strides forward and crosses for the imposing defender, who heads straight at Artur.
  • 90
    Pérez (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Volkan Demirel (Fenerbahçe).
  • 88
    Volkan Demirel (Fenerbahçe) takes the free-kick.
  • 88
    Matić (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Caner Erkin (Fenerbahçe).
  • Substitution
    87
    Urreta (in) - Óscar Cardozo (out) (Benfica)
  • 87
    Salih Uçan (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Salvio (Benfica).
  • 86
    Caner Erkin (Fenerbahçe) takes the corner.
  • 85
    Cristian (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Maxi Pereira (Benfica).
  • Yellow Card
    85
    Caner Erkin (Fenerbahçe) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 84
    Caner Erkin (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Pérez (Benfica).
  • 82
    Salih Uçan (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Salvio (Benfica).
  • 80
    Sow (Fenerbahçe) is flagged for offside.
  • 80
    Artur (Benfica) makes a save.
  • 80
    Stoch (Fenerbahçe) has an effort on goal.
    The ex-Chelsea FC forward finds space on the right, drifts inside and sends a rasping right-footed effort towards goal that has Artur sprawling to his right to tip aside.
  • 78
    Kuyt (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Artur (Benfica).
  • 76
    Gaitán (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • 76
    Mehmet Topuz (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Gaitán (Benfica).
  • Substitution
    75
    Stoch (in) - Yobo (out) (Fenerbahçe)
  • 74
    Gaitán (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • 74
    Egemen Korkmaz (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Óscar Cardozo (Benfica).
  • 72
    Bekir İrtegün (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Gaitán (Benfica).
  • 72
    Volkan Demirel (Fenerbahçe) makes a save.
  • 72
    Gaitán (Benfica) has an effort on goal.
    In pursuit of a fourth goal, Benfica are almost rewarded as Volkan denies the onrushing striker from close range.
  • 71
    Kuyt (Fenerbahçe) misses the target.
    The former Liverpool FC forward cuts in from the left and fires a right-footed shot harmlessly wide.
  • 71
    Salvio (Benfica) fouls.
  • 70
    Mehmet Topuz (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Pérez (Benfica).
  • 69
    Caner Erkin (Fenerbahçe) misses the target.
  • 69
    Caner Erkin (Fenerbahçe) takes the free-kick.
  • 69
    Luisão (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Caner Erkin (Fenerbahçe).
  • Goal
    66
    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) scores!
    Benfica wrestle back the initiative and it's Cardozo again. Luisão's shot from inside the area falls kindly into the path of the Paraguay forward, who finds the corner with a controlled finish.
  • Substitution
    61
    Bekir İrtegün (in) - Gökhan Gönül (out) (Fenerbahçe)
  • 57
    Gaitán (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Gökhan Gönül (Fenerbahçe).
  • 55
    Salvio (Benfica) takes the corner.
  • 54
    Salvio (Benfica) takes the corner.
  • 50
    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) misses the target.
    Benfica break at dizzying pace and Cardozo is the grateful recipient, drifting inside and sending a venomous shot hurtling past a post.
  • 47
    Caner Erkin (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Salvio (Benfica).
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    There's no such thing as a dull night in the UEFA Europa League at the Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica. The home side's early onslaught in a cacophonous atmosphere was to be expected, but Dirk Kuyt's penalty leveller wasn't in the script. Óscar Cardozo has given Benfica a platform to put more pressure on after the break, but Fenerbahçe hold the upper hand - just.
  • 45+2
    Pérez (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • 45+2
    Ziegler (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Pérez (Benfica).
  • 45+1
    Gaitán (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • 45+1
    Mehmet Topuz (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on André Almeida (Benfica).
  • Substitution
    45
    Mehmet Topuz (in) - Selçuk Şahin (out) (Fenerbahçe)
  • 41
    Matić (Benfica) misses the target.
  • 40
    Kuyt (Fenerbahçe) misses the target.
    Reto Ziegler races to the byline and centres across goal. Moussa Sow's outstretched leg fails to connect, before the Dutch international strikes into the side netting from an acute angle.
  • 38
    Salih Uçan (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Matić (Benfica).
  • 37
    Volkan Demirel (Fenerbahçe) makes a save.
  • 37
    Salvio (Benfica) has an effort on goal.
  • 37
    Caner Erkin (Fenerbahçe) misses the target.
  • 36
    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) has a shot blocked.
  • Goal
    35
    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) scores!
    The 29-year-old takes receipt of Enzo Peréz's incisive pass and finishes unerringly, left-footed past Volkan Demirel from inside the penalty area.
  • 35
    Pérez (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • 35
    Salih Uçan (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Matić (Benfica).
  • Yellow Card
    33
    Pérez (Benfica) is shown a yellow card.
  • 32
    Gaitán (Benfica) takes the corner.
  • 32
    Yobo (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Óscar Cardozo (Benfica).
  • 31
    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) misses the target.
    Nemanja Matić beguiles Reto Ziegler and sends a delicious cross to the back post for the striker to head over.
  • Yellow Card
    30
    Cristian (Fenerbahçe) is cautioned by the referee.
    The midfielder becomes the second player to pick up a yellow card, which rules him out of the final.
  • 30
    Cristian (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Pérez (Benfica).
  • 30
    Sow (Fenerbahçe) misses the target.
  • 29
    Maxi Pereira (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Salih Uçan (Fenerbahçe).
  • Yellow Card
    28
    Maxi Pereira (Benfica) is cautioned by the referee.
    The defender has now ruled himself out of the final with that booking.
  • 27
    Artur (Benfica) makes a save.
  • 27
    Sow (Fenerbahçe) has an effort on goal.
    The explosive striker latches on to Caner Erkin's cushioned header but fails to get the necessary power on his shot to trouble Artur.
  • 26
    Maxi Pereira (Benfica) misses the target.
  • 26
    Selçuk Şahin (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Pérez (Benfica).
  • 25
    André Almeida (Benfica) is flagged for offside.
  • 25
    Sow (Fenerbahçe) is flagged for offside.
  • Goal
    23
    Kuyt (Fenerbahçe) scores from the penalty spot.
    A vital away goal for Fenerbahçe. The indefatigable forward arrows the ball confidently into the corner, sending Artur the wrong way in the process.
  • 22
    Garay (Benfica) fouls.
  • 19
    Matić (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Egemen Korkmaz (Fenerbahçe).
  • 18
    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) misses the target.
    Luisão gets forward from defence and picks out the towering forward with a crisp back-post cross, yet he can only plant a header wide.
  • 16
    Selçuk Şahin (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Lima (Benfica).
  • 15
    Luisão (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Sow (Fenerbahçe).
  • 14
    Salvio (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Egemen Korkmaz (Fenerbahçe).
  • 12
    Salih Uçan (Fenerbahçe) is flagged for offside.
  • Goal
    9
    Gaitán (Benfica) scores!
    Lima embarks on a lung-bursting run down the right and ekes out a cross for the Argentina midfielder, who steers the ball beyond Volkan with a beautifully controlled finish.
  • 8
    Kuyt (Fenerbahçe) is flagged for offside.
  • 8
    Lima (Benfica) fouls.
  • 5
    Volkan Demirel (Fenerbahçe) makes a save.
  • 5
    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) has an effort on goal.
    The Paraguay striker combines intuitively with Nicolás Gaitán and sends a sweetly-struck left-footed drive straight at Volkan.
  • 3
    Egemen Korkmaz (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Lima (Benfica).
  • 1
    Salvio (Benfica) has a shot blocked.
  • 1
    Cristian (Fenerbahçe) is penalised for a foul on Gaitán (Benfica).
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.
    Something has to give as Fenerbahçe are yet to lose in six away matches in this season's competition while Benfica are unbeaten in 13 home games.

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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