UEFA Champions League

October 18, 2011

Full-time

FC Basel

0 - 2

Benfica

Group C

18:45 +00:00, October 18, 2011

St Jakob-Park

Referee: Viktor Kassai

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    Match ends, Basel 0, Benfica 2.

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    Match ends, Basel 0, Benfica 2.

  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Basel 0, Benfica 2.

  • 90'

    Attempt missed. Xherdan Shaqiri (Basel) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Marco Streller.

  • 90'

    Attempt missed. Alexander Frei (Basel) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Jacques Zoua Daogari with a cross.

  • 90'

    Alexander Frei (Basel) is shown the yellow card.

  • 90'

    Alexander Frei (Basel) has gone down, but that's a dive.

  • 90'

    Xherdan Shaqiri (Basel) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 90'

    Foul by Xherdan Shaqiri (Basel).

  • 90'

    Bruno Cesar (Benfica) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 90'

    Artur Moraes (Benfica) is shown the yellow card.

  • 90'

    Foul by Alexander Frei (Basel).

  • 90'

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

  • 89'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 88'

    Delay in match Artur Moraes (Benfica) because of an injury.

  • 88'

    Foul by Scott Chipperfield (Basel).

  • 88'

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

  • 87'

    Alexander Frei (Basel) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 87'

    Foul by Nolito (Benfica).

  • 86'

    Second yellow card to Emerson (Benfica) for a bad foul.

  • 86'

    Xherdan Shaqiri (Basel) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 86'

    Foul by Emerson (Benfica).

  • 85'

    Substitution, Basel. Scott Chipperfield replaces Benjamin Huggel.

  • 85'

    Attempt missed. Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) left footed shot from more than 35 yards misses to the left. Assisted by Nolito.

  • 84'

    Attempt blocked. Alexander Frei (Basel) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 83'

    Alexander Frei (Basel) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 83'

    Foul by Óscar Cardozo (Benfica).

  • 83'

    Corner, Basel. Conceded by Artur Moraes.

  • 83'

    Attempt saved. Xherdan Shaqiri (Basel) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Markus Steinhöfer.

  • 80'

    Substitution, Basel. Cabral replaces Granit Xhaka.

  • 79'

    Attempt missed. Xherdan Shaqiri (Basel) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Markus Steinhöfer.

  • 78'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 78'

    Substitution, Benfica. Miguel Vítor replaces Maxi Pereira because of an injury.

  • 77'

    Delay in match Maxi Pereira (Benfica) because of an injury.

  • 77'

    Hand ball by Óscar Cardozo (Benfica).

  • 75'

    Goal! Basel 0, Benfica 2. Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) from a free kick with a left footed shot to the bottom right corner.

  • 74'

    Benjamin Huggel (Basel) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 74'

    Foul by Benjamin Huggel (Basel).

  • 74'

    Óscar Cardozo (Benfica) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 74'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 73'

    Delay in match Nicolas Gaitán (Benfica) because of an injury.

  • 73'

    Offside, Basel. Benjamin Huggel tries a through ball, but Marco Streller is caught offside.

  • 72'

    Attempt saved. Alexander Frei (Basel) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Granit Xhaka.

  • 71'

    Substitution, Benfica. Óscar Cardozo replaces Rodrigo.

  • 70'

    Aleksandar Dragovic (Basel) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 70'

    Foul by Bruno Cesar (Benfica).

  • 69'

    Xherdan Shaqiri (Basel) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 69'

    Foul by Nolito (Benfica).

  • 69'

    Attempt saved. Marco Streller (Basel) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Xherdan Shaqiri with a through ball.

  • 67'

    Substitution, Benfica. Nolito replaces Pablo Aimar.

  • 66'

    Substitution, Basel. Jacques Zoua Daogari replaces Fabian Frei.

  • 66'

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

  • 66'

    Foul by Alexander Frei (Basel).

  • 65'

    Attempt saved. Fabian Frei (Basel) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Alexander Frei.

  • 64'

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

  • 64'

    Foul by Alexander Frei (Basel).

  • 62'

    Attempt saved. Pablo Aimar (Benfica) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Luisão.

  • 62'

    Axel Witsel (Benfica) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 62'

    Foul by Benjamin Huggel (Basel).

  • 58'

    Foul by Axel Witsel (Benfica).

  • 58'

    Marco Streller (Basel) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 57'

    Offside, Basel. Fabian Frei tries a through ball, but Alexander Frei is caught offside.

  • 56'

    Foul by Nicolas Gaitán (Benfica).

  • 56'

    Park Joo-Ho (Basel) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 54'

    Attempt saved. Emerson (Benfica) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Bruno Cesar.

  • 50'

    Offside, Basel. Alexander Frei tries a through ball, but Marco Streller is caught offside.

  • 49'

    Offside, Basel. Granit Xhaka tries a through ball, but Alexander Frei is caught offside.

  • 47'

    Hand ball by Alexander Frei (Basel).

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    Second Half begins Basel 0, Benfica 1.

  • 45'

    First Half ends, Basel 0, Benfica 1.

  • 45'

    Attempt missed. Marco Streller (Basel) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Markus Steinhöfer.

  • 45'

    Foul by Ezequiel Garay (Benfica).

  • 45'

    Marco Streller (Basel) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 45'

    Attempt missed. Nicolas Gaitán (Benfica) left footed shot from the left side of the box is too high. Assisted by Bruno Cesar.

  • 44'

    Aleksandar Dragovic (Basel) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 44'

    Foul by Rodrigo (Benfica).

  • 41'

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

  • 41'

    Xherdan Shaqiri (Basel) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 41'

    Foul by Emerson (Benfica).

  • 41'

    Foul by Xherdan Shaqiri (Basel).

  • 41'

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

  • 40'

    Offside, Basel. Benjamin Huggel tries a through ball, but Alexander Frei is caught offside.

  • 39'

    Attempt saved. Xherdan Shaqiri (Basel) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Benjamin Huggel.

  • 38'

    Attempt saved. Marco Streller (Basel) left footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Xherdan Shaqiri.

  • 38'

    Attempt blocked. Emerson (Benfica) left footed shot from more than 35 yards is blocked.

  • 38'

    Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Aleksandar Dragovic.

  • 36'

    Attempt blocked. Granit Xhaka (Basel) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Benjamin Huggel.

  • 35'

    Marco Streller (Basel) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 35'

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

  • 35'

    Foul by Marco Streller (Basel).

  • 34'

    Attempt missed. Marco Streller (Basel) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Granit Xhaka.

  • 33'

    Foul by Bruno Cesar (Benfica).

  • 33'

    Aleksandar Dragovic (Basel) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 32'

    Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Fabian Frei.

  • 30'

    Corner, Benfica. Conceded by David Angel Abraham.

  • 26'

    Attempt blocked. Bruno Cesar (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Pablo Aimar.

  • 25'

    Offside, Benfica. Maxi Pereira tries a through ball, but Rodrigo is caught offside.

  • 23'

    Foul by Luisão (Benfica).

  • 23'

    Alexander Frei (Basel) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 20'

    Goal! Basel 0, Benfica 1. Bruno Cesar (Benfica) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Nicolas Gaitán.

  • 18'

    Foul by Axel Witsel (Benfica).

  • 18'

    Granit Xhaka (Basel) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 15'

    Offside, Basel. Aleksandar Dragovic tries a through ball, but Marco Streller is caught offside.

  • 13'

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

  • 12'

    Attempt saved. Alexander Frei (Basel) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Fabian Frei.

  • 9'

    Xherdan Shaqiri (Basel) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 9'

    Foul by Javi García (Benfica).

  • 9'

    Offside, Benfica. Pablo Aimar tries a through ball, but Rodrigo is caught offside.

  • 8'

    Foul by Marco Streller (Basel).

  • 8'

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

  • 7'

    Attempt blocked. Alexander Frei (Basel) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

  • 7'

    Corner, Basel. Conceded by Ezequiel Garay.

  • 6'

    Xherdan Shaqiri (Basel) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 6'

    Foul by Axel Witsel (Benfica).

  • 5'

    Attempt missed. Xherdan Shaqiri (Basel) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right from a direct free kick.

  • 5'

    Granit Xhaka (Basel) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 5'

    Foul by Pablo Aimar (Benfica).

  • 4'

    Marco Streller (Basel) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 4'

    Dangerous play by Luisão (Benfica).

  • 3'

    Hand ball by Javi García (Benfica).

  • 3'

    Attempt blocked. Bruno Cesar (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Pablo Aimar.

  • 2'

    Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Markus Steinhöfer.

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    First Half begins.

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    Lineups are announced and players are warming up.