Sunday, September 29, 2019, 19h00

Opponents in the Champions League: results


Lyon, Leipzig and Zenit, Benfica's opponents in Group G of the Champions League, lost in their respective championships. 

Benfica's opponent in Group G of the Champions League had a bad Saturday. Three leagues, three matches, three losses.

Adversários Benfica

At Lyon (in 4x3x3) were fielded the following players: Anthony Lopes, Dubois, Marcelo, Denayer (84', Jean Lucas), Marçal, Reine-Adelaide (62', Terrier), Mendes, Aouar, Traoré (46', Cornet), Depay, and Moussa Dembelé.

The French outfit has two wins, three draws and three defeats in the Championship. It has eight points and is in the 11th place of the French top flight principal.

Benfica's opponents in the Champions League

Bundesliga Leipzig-Schalke 1-3 Forsberg
Ligue 1 Lyon-Nantes 0-1
Russian Superleague Lokomotiv-Zenit 1-0  -

Adversários Benfica

In Leipzig's team (in 4x4x2) played the following athletes: Gulácsi, Mukiele (74', Nkunku), Upamecano, Orban, Halstenberg, Sabitzer, Haidara, Demme (59', Lookman), Forsberg, Poulsen (65', Cunha) and Werner.

Leipzig dropped to the 3rd place of the Bundesliga. It has four wins, one draw and one loss.


At Zenit (in 4x4x2) were fielded the following players: Lunev, Santos, Ivanovic, Rakitskyi, Karavaev, Zhirkov (70', Mak), Barrios, Ozdoev, Driussi (82', Sutormin), Azmoun (60', Kuzyayev) and Dzyuba.

The Russians dropped from the top spot to the 4th place of the championship (they are two points behind the leader CSKA Moscow) and in 11 matches, they won seven, drew two and were defeated in two.

Text: Diogo Nascimento

Pics: Twitter of Lyon, Leipzig and Zenit

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