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Estadio da Luz (ATT 65,000) 2nd October 2012 - Kick off 19:45 Ref: C Cakir

Benfica Benfica vs Barcelona Barcelona

Benfica 0

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Barcelona 2

A Sanchez (6)
C Fabregas (55)
S Busquets (S/O 89)

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  1. Match ends, Benfica 0, Barcelona 2.

  2. 90+6

    Second Half ends, Benfica 0, Barcelona 2.

  3. 90+5

    Foul by Andrés Iniesta (Barcelona).

  4. 90+5

    Pablo Aimar (Benfica) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. 90+4

    Javier Mascherano (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  6. 90+4

    Foul by Nolito (Benfica).

  7. 90+4

    Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Jordi Alba.

  8. 90+3

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  9. 90+2

    Delay in match Dani Alves (Barcelona) because of an injury.

  10. 90+1

    Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  11. 90+1

    Foul by Nemanja Matic (Benfica).

  12. 90

    Andrés Iniesta (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  13. 90

    Foul by Carlos Martins (Benfica).

  14. 89

    Jardel (Benfica) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  15. 89

    Lionel Messi (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  16. 89

    Foul by Jardel (Benfica).

  17. 88

    Sergio Busquets (Barcelona) is shown the red card for fighting.

  18. 88

    Foul by Sergio Busquets (Barcelona).

  19. 88

    Maxi Pereira (Benfica) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  20. 87

    Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  21. 87

    Foul by Lorenzo Melgarejo (Benfica).

  22. 86

    Nemanja Matic (Benfica) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  23. 86

    Lionel Messi (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  24. 86

    Foul by Nemanja Matic (Benfica).

  25. 85

    Lionel Messi (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  26. 85

    Foul by Nemanja Matic (Benfica).

  27. 85

    Carlos Martins (Benfica) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  28. 84

    Jordi Alba (Barcelona) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  29. 84

    Foul by Carlos Martins (Benfica).

  30. 84

    Sergio Busquets (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  31. 84

    Foul by Nemanja Matic (Benfica).

  32. 82

    Substitution, Barcelona. David Villa replaces Pedro.

  33. 81

    Jordi Alba (Barcelona) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  34. 81

    Foul by Eduardo Salvio (Benfica).

  35. 78

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  36. 78

    Substitution, Barcelona. Alexandre Song replaces Carles Puyol because of an injury.

  37. 76

    Delay in match Carles Puyol (Barcelona) because of an injury.

  38. 76

    Corner, Barcelona. Conceded by Jardel.

  39. 75

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  40. 75

    Substitution, Benfica. Nolito replaces Nicolas Gaitán.

  41. 75

    Delay in match Sergio Busquets (Barcelona) because of an injury.

  42. 74

    Attempt saved. Lionel Messi (Barcelona) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Jordi Alba with a cross.

  43. 72

    Substitution, Barcelona. Andrés Iniesta replaces Francesc Fábregas.

  44. 72

    Attempt missed. Nemanja Matic (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

  45. 70

    Offside, Barcelona. Xavi tries a through ball, but Pedro is caught offside.

  46. 70

    Attempt blocked. Lionel Messi (Barcelona) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

  47. 67

    Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  48. 67

    Foul by Maxi Pereira (Benfica).

  49. 66

    Lionel Messi (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  50. 66

    Foul by Carlos Martins (Benfica).

  51. 62

    Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Dani Alves.

  52. 61

    Attempt saved. Jardel (Benfica) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Carlos Martins.

  53. 61

    Substitution, Benfica. Pablo Aimar replaces Enzo Pérez.

  54. 60

    Foul by Dani Alves (Barcelona).

  55. 60

    Enzo Pérez (Benfica) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  56. 59

    Carles Puyol (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  57. 59

    Foul by Jardel (Benfica).

  58. 58

    Foul by Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona).

  59. 58

    Carlos Martins (Benfica) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  60. 58

    Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Carles Puyol.

  61. 57

    Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Jordi Alba.

  62. 57

    Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Víctor Valdés.

  63. 57

    Attempt saved. Eduardo Salvio (Benfica) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top left corner. Assisted by Lima.

  64. 55

    Goal! Benfica 0, Barcelona 2. Francesc Fábregas (Barcelona) left footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Lionel Messi.

  65. 54

    Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Jordi Alba.

  66. 54

    Foul by Javier Mascherano (Barcelona).

  67. 54

    Lima (Benfica) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  68. 52

    Foul by Sergio Busquets (Barcelona).

  69. 52

    Enzo Pérez (Benfica) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  70. 49

    Hand ball by Carlos Martins (Benfica).

  71. 47

    Foul by Francesc Fábregas (Barcelona).

  72. 47

    Maxi Pereira (Benfica) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  73. 47

    Attempt missed. Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Lionel Messi with a through ball.

  74. 46

    Sergio Busquets (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  75. 46

    Foul by Carlos Martins (Benfica).

  76. Second Half begins Benfica 0, Barcelona 1.

  77. 45

    Substitution, Benfica. Carlos Martins replaces Bruno César.

  78. 45+2

    First Half ends, Benfica 0, Barcelona 1.

  79. 45+1

    Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  80. 45+1

    Foul by Maxi Pereira (Benfica).

  81. 44

    Offside, Barcelona. Pedro tries a through ball, but Dani Alves is caught offside.

  82. 43

    Dani Alves (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  83. 43

    Foul by Enzo Pérez (Benfica).

  84. 40

    Attempt saved. Pedro (Barcelona) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Francesc Fábregas with a through ball.

  85. 39

    Attempt saved. Eduardo Salvio (Benfica) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  86. 39

    Foul by Pedro (Barcelona).

  87. 39

    Nicolas Gaitán (Benfica) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  88. 38

    Bruno César (Benfica) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  89. 38

    Sergio Busquets (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  90. 38

    Foul by Bruno César (Benfica).

  91. 36

    Foul by Javier Mascherano (Barcelona).

  92. 36

    Enzo Pérez (Benfica) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  93. 35

    Foul by Dani Alves (Barcelona).

  94. 35

    Nicolas Gaitán (Benfica) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  95. 35

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  96. 35

    Delay in match Enzo Pérez (Benfica) because of an injury.

  97. 34

    Foul by Francesc Fábregas (Barcelona).

  98. 34

    Enzo Pérez (Benfica) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  99. 29

    Attempt saved. Eduardo Salvio (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Ezequiel Garay.

  100. 28

    Pedro (Barcelona) is shown the yellow card.

  101. 28

    Pedro (Barcelona) has gone down, but that's a dive.

  102. 26

    Corner, Barcelona. Conceded by Ezequiel Garay.

  103. 25

    Foul by Sergio Busquets (Barcelona).

  104. 25

    Nemanja Matic (Benfica) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  105. 24

    Attempt missed. Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Xavi with a through ball.

  106. 22

    Corner, Barcelona. Conceded by Artur Moraes.

  107. 22

    Attempt saved. Lionel Messi (Barcelona) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Alexis Sánchez.

  108. 20

    Sergio Busquets (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  109. 20

    Foul by Nicolas Gaitán (Benfica).

  110. 19

    Francesc Fábregas (Barcelona) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  111. 19

    Foul by Francesc Fábregas (Barcelona).

  112. 19

    Eduardo Salvio (Benfica) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  113. 18

    Dani Alves (Barcelona) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  114. 18

    Dangerous play by Enzo Pérez (Benfica).

  115. 17

    Attempt missed. Nicolas Gaitán (Benfica) right footed shot from the centre of the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Nemanja Matic with a headed pass.

  116. 12

    Jordi Alba (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  117. 12

    Foul by Eduardo Salvio (Benfica).

  118. 12

    Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  119. 12

    Foul by Nicolas Gaitán (Benfica).

  120. 11

    Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Víctor Valdés.

  121. 11

    Attempt saved. Lima (Benfica) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Nicolas Gaitán with a through ball.

  122. 10

    Offside, Barcelona. Jordi Alba tries a through ball, but Alexis Sánchez is caught offside.

  123. 9

    Attempt saved. Lima (Benfica) header from very close range is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Bruno César with a cross.

  124. 9

    Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Jordi Alba.

  125. 6

    Goal! Benfica 0, Barcelona 1. Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona) right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Lionel Messi with a cross.

  126. 5

    Corner, Barcelona. Conceded by Ezequiel Garay.

  127. 5

    Francesc Fábregas (Barcelona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  128. 5

    Foul by Enzo Pérez (Benfica).

  129. 4

    Attempt blocked. Bruno César (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Lima.

  130. 3

    Attempt saved. Bruno César (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Lima.

  131. First Half begins.

  132. Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

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2 Manchester City 6 8
3 Roma 6 5
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3 Sporting Lisbon 6 7
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3 Athletic Bilbao 6 7
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