23 November 2021, 20h00
90'+5' Final whistle. Barcelona and Benfica draw 0-0 at Camp Nou.
90'+5' Taarabt has been yellow carded.
90'+4' What a missed goal opportunity for Benfica! Seferovic after a pass from Darwin, lobs the ball over Ter Stegen and shoots wide. Should have been a goal...
90'+2' Yellow card shown to Odysseas.
90' Added time: four minutes.
86' Substitutions at Barcelona: Ronald Araújo and Lenglet come off, Eric García and Sergiño Dest come on.
84' Goal disallowed. Ronald Araújo puts the ball in the back of the net, but the goal is disallowed. Offside confirmed by VAR.
81' Substitution at Benfica: Seferovic comes on to replace Grimaldo.
70' Substitutions at Benfica: Everton and Rafa come off, Pizzi and Valentino come on.
66' Substitution at Barcelona: Demir is replaced by Dembélé.
59' Substitutions at Benfica: João Mário and Yaremchuk come off, Taarabt and Darwin come on.
49' Yellow card shown to Piqué.
49' Yellow card shown to João Mário.
46' The second half is underway.
45' Ends the first half. Barcelona-Benfica, 0-0.
43' Demir again from the right side inwards, then strikes with his left foot and the ball hits the crossbar.
36' Yellow card shown to Grimaldo.
35' Benfica goal disallowed. The ball enters in the Barcelona goal, in a shot by Otamendi. But it doesn't count, the assistant referee had raised the flag when Everton took the corner...
34' Goal opportunity for Benfica! Everton takes a corner on the right, Yaremchuk jumps for a header, but Ter Stegen makes a good save.
8' Demir enters the box and shoots with his left foot. Odysseas stretches out and saves for a corner.
1' The match kicks off at Camp Nou!
|Benfica Starting XI|
|Odysseas, André Almeida, Otamendi, Vertonghen, Gilberto, Weigl, João Mário, Grimaldo, Everton, Rafa and Yaremchuk|
|Svilar, Helton Leite, Valentino, Ferro, Morato, Meïte, Gedson, Taarabt, Pizzi, Darwin, Seferovic and Gonçalo Ramos|
|Barcelona Starting XI|
| Ter Stegen, Ronald Araújo, Piqué, Lenglet, Jordi Alba, Busquets, Frenkie de Jong, Gavi, Nico González, Depay and Demir
|Neto, Nñaki Peña, Dest, Umtiti, Eric García, Minguenza, Riqui Puig, Dembelé, Philippe Coutinho, Luuk de Jong and Baldé|
|Goals from Benfica|
Goalkeepers: Odysseas, Mile Svilar and Helton Leite;
Defenders: Valentino, Ferro, Vertonghen, Morato, Grimaldo, André Almeida, Otamendi and Gilberto;
Midfielders: Gedson, Pizzi, Rafa, João Mário, Julian Weigl, Meïte, Adel Taarabt and Everton;
Forwards: Gonçalo Ramos, Seferovic, Darwin and Yaremchuk.
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