Benfica v Barcelona, 02 October 2012

Score2-0 to Barcelona
RefereeCuneyt Cakir
CompetitionUEFA Champions League Group G
VenueEstadio da Luz, Lisbon
Attendance63,847

0 Benfica

Manager: Jorge Jesus

2 Barcelona

Manager: Tito Vilanova

Goals:

Goals:

Alexis Sánchez 6 G
Cesc Fàbregas 55 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Artur
Defender Ezequiel Garay
Defender Jardel
Midfielder Nicolás Gaitán
Midfielder Nemanja Matić
Midfielder Maxi Pereira (captain)
Midfielder Enzo Perez
Midfielder Eduardo Salvio
Forward Bruno Cesar
Forward Lima

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Victor Valdés
Defender Dani Alves
Defender Carlos Puyol (captain)
Defender/Midfielder Jordi Alba
Midfielder Sergio Busquets
Midfielder Cesc Fàbregas
Midfielder Javier Mascherano
Midfielder Pedro
Midfielder Xavi
Midfielder/Forward Lionel Messi

Substitutions:

Carlos Martins for Bruno Cesar 46
Pablo Aimar for Enzo Perez 60
Nolito for Nicolás Gaitán 75

Substitutions:

Andres Iniesta for Cesc Fàbregas 72
Alex Song for Carlos Puyol 78
David Villa for Pedro 82

Cards:

Bruno Cesar 38 Y
Nemanja Matić 86 Y
Jardel 89 Y

Cards:

Cesc Fàbregas 19 Y
Pedro 28 Y
Sergio Busquets 88 R

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Paulo Lopes
Defender Miguel Vitor
Midfielder Pablo Aimar
Midfielder André Almeida
Midfielder Carlos Martins
Forward Nolito

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Jose Manuel Pinto
Midfielder Adriano Correia
Midfielder Andres Iniesta
Midfielder Sergi Roberto
Midfielder Alex Song
Forward Cristian Tello
Forward David Villa