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Semi-finals

Real Madrid - Benfica
2-4
 

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Benfica hold off Real Madrid to reach final

Published: Friday 21 April 2017, 19.00CET
Real Madrid 2-4 Benfica
Losing 3-0 after 19 minutes, Madrid battled back but could not equalise before Benfica's fourth condemned them to another semi-final loss.
Benfica hold off Real Madrid to reach final
Benfica's João Filipe celebrates after scoring the first of his two goals ©Sportsfile
 

Match statistics

Real Madrid
Benfica

2

Goals scored

4

20

Total attempts

9

11

on target

7

6

off target

2

3

blocked

0

1

against woodwork

1

11

Corners

3

1

Offsides

2

3

Yellow cards

1

0

Red Cards

0

12

Fouls committed

12

9

Fouls suffered

11

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Standings

  
Published: Friday 21 April 2017, 19.00CET

Benfica hold off Real Madrid to reach final

Real Madrid 2-4 Benfica
Losing 3-0 after 19 minutes, Madrid battled back but could not equalise before Benfica's fourth condemned them to another semi-final loss.

  • Benfica edge out Real Madrid in the second UEFA Youth League semi-final
  • The Eagles race into a three-goal lead courtesy of João Félix (2) and João Filipe
  • Madrid dominate after pulling one back through Dani Gómez's low finish
  • In spite of sustained second-half pressure, the Whites cannot force an equaliser
  • Félix seals it for Benfica, who also defeated Madrid at this stage three years ago
  • This is Madrid's third semi-final reverse, after 2014 and 2016
  • Benfica, runners-up in 2014, will play Salzburg in the final on Monday (17:00CET)

Last updated: 21/04/17 21.53CET

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