Benfica v Manchester United, 26 September 2006

Score1-0 to Manchester United
RefereeFrank De Bleeckere
CompetitionUEFA Champions League Group F
VenueEstadio da Luz, Lisbon
Attendance61,000

0 Benfica

Goals:

Goals:

Louis Saha 60 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Quim
Defender Eduardo Alcides
Defender Leo Bastos
Defender/Centre back Cleber Beraldo Anderson
Defender/Centre back Luisão
Midfielder Paulo Jorge
Midfielder Giorgios Karagounis
Midfielder Petit
Midfielder Simao
Forward Nuno Gomes

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar
Defender/Right back Gary Neville
Defender John O'Shea
Defender Nemanja Vidic
Defender/Centre back Rio Ferdinand
Defender/Left back Gabriel Heinze
Midfielder Michael Carrick
Midfielder Paul Scholes
Midfielder/Forward Cristiano Ronaldo
Forward Wayne Rooney
Forward Louis Saha

Substitutions:

Lopes Nuno Assis for Giorgios Karagounis 62
Fabrizio Miccoli for Paulo Jorge 65
Pedro Mantorras for Cleber Beraldo Anderson 82

Substitutions:

Alan Smith for Louis Saha 85
Darren Fletcher for Wayne Rooney 86

Cards:

Konstantinos Katsouranis 26 Y
Petit 86 Y

Cards:

Michael Carrick 7 Y
Paul Scholes 10 Y
Gabriel Heinze 66 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Lopes Nuno Assis
Forward Pedro Mantorras

On the bench:

Midfielder Darren Fletcher
Midfielder/Forward Alan Smith

Comments:

Unused substitutes: Marcelo Moretto, Gilberto Beto, Augusto Nelson and Ricardo Rocha

Comments:

Unused substitutes: Tomasz Kuszczak, Patrice Evra, Wes Brown, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Kieran Richardson