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  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    Josh Hershman, White Hart Lane: An impressive Benfica display gets its rewards in the form of a 3-1 advantage to take back to Lisbon. Defender Luisão with two of the goals and Rodrigo with the other which gives Tottenham a mountain to climb next week if they are to reach the quarter-finals.
  • 90+4
    Lloris (Tottenham) makes a save.
  • 90+3
    Siqueira (Benfica) has an effort on goal.
  • 90+2
    Lima (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Vertonghen (Tottenham).
  • 90+1
    Lloris (Tottenham) makes a save.
  • 90+1
    Gaitán (Benfica) has an effort on goal.
  • 89
    Sílvio (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Rose (Tottenham).
  • Substitution
    87
    Lima (in) - Rodrigo (out) (Benfica)
  • 86
    Soldado (Tottenham) is penalised for a foul on Pérez (Benfica).
  • 86
    Paulinho (Tottenham) is penalised for a foul on Gaitán (Benfica).
  • 85
    Gaitán (Benfica) is penalised for a foul on Paulinho (Tottenham).
  • Goal
    84
    Luisão (Benfica) scores!
    Luisão pounces on a rebound and rifles the ball into the roof of the net from close range to put Benfica firmly in control of this tie.
  • 83
    Lloris (Tottenham) makes a save.
  • 83
    Garay (Benfica) has an effort on goal.
  • 83
    Gaitán (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • 83
    Naughton (Tottenham) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Gaitán (Benfica).
  • 82
    Rúben Amorim (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • Substitution
    82
    Bentaleb (in) - Sandro (out) (Tottenham)
  • Yellow Card
    81
    Vertonghen (Tottenham) is shown a yellow card.
  • 81
    Vertonghen (Tottenham) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Gaitán (Benfica).
  • Yellow Card
    81
    Rúben Amorim (Benfica) is shown a yellow card.
  • 81
    Rúben Amorim (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Naughton (Tottenham).
  • 79
    Kaboul (Tottenham) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Gaitán (Benfica).
  • Substitution
    76
    Rose (in) - Walker (out) (Tottenham)
  • 76
    Adebayor (Tottenham) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • Substitution
    75
    Soldado (in) - H. Kane (out) (Tottenham)
  • 74
    Gaitán (Benfica) delivers the corner.
  • 72
    Rúben Amorim (Benfica) has a shot blocked.
  • 71
    Oblak (Benfica) makes a save.
  • 71
    Kaboul (Tottenham) has an effort on goal.
  • 71
    Eriksen (Tottenham) takes the free-kick.
  • 70
    Luisão (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on H. Kane (Tottenham).
  • 69
    Sandro (Tottenham) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Pérez (Benfica).
  • Substitution
    65
    Pérez (in) - Sulejmani (out) (Benfica)
  • Substitution
    65
    Gaitán (in) - Óscar Cardozo (out) (Benfica)
  • Goal
    64
    Eriksen (Tottenham) scores!
    Christian Eriksen smashes a free-kick into the top left-hand corner to give Jan Oblak no chance and Spurs a route back into the game.
  • 64
    Eriksen (Tottenham) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    63
    Sílvio (Benfica) is shown a yellow card.
  • 63
    Sílvio (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on H. Kane (Tottenham).
  • 61
    L. Marković (Benfica) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 60
    L. Marković (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sandro (Tottenham).
  • Goal
    58
    Luisão (Benfica) scores!
    Luisão is left unmarked at the front post and climbs highest to divert Rúben Amorim's corner past a helpless Hugo Lloris from close range.
  • 58
    Rúben Amorim (Benfica) delivers the corner.
  • 57
    Lloris (Tottenham) makes a save.
  • 57
    Rúben Amorim (Benfica) has an effort on goal.
  • 56
    Adebayor (Tottenham) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 53
    Oblak (Benfica) makes a save.
  • 53
    Lennon (Tottenham) has an effort on goal.
  • 51
    Adebayor (Tottenham) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Garay (Benfica).
  • 49
    Rodrigo (Benfica) misses the target.
  • 49
    Adebayor (Tottenham) misses the target.
    A deft through ball by Christian Eriksen finds Emmanuel Adebayor free in the area but the forward drags his shot wide and Tottenham's best chance of the game goes begging.
  • 47
    Siqueira (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Walker (Tottenham).
  • 46
    Sulejmani (Benfica) fouls.
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    Josh Hershman, White Hart Lane: A very impressive first half from Benfica. The visitors have been compact in defence and a constant menace on the counterattack. Rúben Amorim's pass for Rodrigo's opener was a delight and, as it stands, they look like extending their impressive unbeaten run to 21 games in all competitions.
  • 45
    Adebayor (Tottenham) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Fejsa (Benfica).
  • 43
    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Walker (Tottenham).
  • 38
    Adebayor (Tottenham) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Luisão (Benfica).
  • 36
    Sandro (Tottenham) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Luisão (Benfica).
  • 35
    Rodrigo (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Vertonghen (Tottenham).
  • 34
    Eriksen (Tottenham) delivers the corner.
  • Goal
    30
    Rodrigo (Benfica) scores!
    Rodrigo latches on to a tremendous Rúben Amorim pass from inside his own half, strides into the Tottenham penalty area a coolly slots into bottom left-hand corner.
  • 29
    Rúben Amorim (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sandro (Tottenham).
  • 27
    Paulinho (Tottenham) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 23
    Eriksen (Tottenham) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 21
    Eriksen (Tottenham) delivers the corner.
  • 21
    Eriksen (Tottenham) delivers the corner.
  • 20
    Siqueira (Benfica) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 19
    Paulinho (Tottenham) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 19
    Eriksen (Tottenham) delivers the corner.
  • 19
    Eriksen (Tottenham) delivers the corner.
  • 17
    Adebayor (Tottenham) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 15
    Sandro (Tottenham) misses the target.
    Christian Eriksen finds Sandro in space on the edge of the area but the defensive midfielder, not known for his goalscoring abilities, fires over.
  • 11
    Walker (Tottenham) takes the free-kick.
  • 10
    Siqueira (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Paulinho (Tottenham).
  • 10
    Rodrigo (Benfica) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • Yellow Card
    9
    Sandro (Tottenham) is booked.
  • 9
    Sandro (Tottenham) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Rúben Amorim (Benfica).
  • 8
    Fejsa (Benfica) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on H. Kane (Tottenham).
  • 8
    Sandro (Tottenham) fouls.
  • 7
    Lloris (Tottenham) makes a save.
  • 7
    Luisão (Benfica) has an effort on goal.
  • 7
    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) takes the free-kick.
  • 7
    Walker (Tottenham) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Siqueira (Benfica).
  • 5
    Sílvio (Benfica) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 4
    Eriksen (Tottenham) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 3
    Sulejmani (Benfica) fouls.
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.
    Benfica begin this round of 16 tie and they will be full of confidence having not lost in any competition since 5 November 2013 when they went down 1-0 at Olympiacos FC in the UEFA Champions League. It is fair to say they are the in-form side.

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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