Thursday , 13 May 2021

Arsenal FC vs Sport Lisboa e Benfica, Europe 2020 ROUND OF 32

Arsenal FC
Sport Lisboa e Benfica
3 : 2
25th of February 2021 17:55
Finished
First half: 45  |  Second half: 45

Live comments

  • 0' - The match kicks off with home fans waiting with anticipation for Arsenal FC to score. At the same time, Sport Lisboa e Benfica does not seem to pull back! Let’s get it on!
  • 5' - It’s gonna be a Yellow card for Adel Taarabt.
  • 10' - The referee is likely to let players tackle, as he already missed some meaty challenges during opening seconds. He is still to establish what should not be done by the players and what is acceptable on the pitch. It’s going to be a tough game for Jan Vertonghen suffering a number of foals already.
  • 15' - While there is no rush on the pitch, let’s have a look at some stats. Rafa Silva made 225 appearances and scored 39 goals. He is very likely to score a goal today.
  • 20' - Although teams showed high tempo form the start, they seem to slow down a bit. Both sides really need to catch a fire. Otherwise, we have another goalless match.
  • 21' - What a strike from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang! The score is 1-0.
  • 26' - It looks surprising Arsenal FC does not make any changes. Nicolas Otamendi has some obvious troubles when approaching to the goal.
  • 31' - Supporters expect more eagerness from Bernd Leno, as he is very good at scoring at Stadio Georgios Karaiskaki with 0 goals in the last 0 games.
  • 36' - While players are taking a pause, let’s have a look at their stats. The teams met 2 times this season with Arsenal FC winning 50% of all matches.
  • 41' - Sport Lisboa e Benfica started playing very sharply right from the kick off. However, it slowed down the tempo rapidly by 41.
  • 43' - What a strike from Diogo Gonçalves! The score is 1-1.
  • 48' - Players seem to put ease on their energy level Spectators hardly appreciate such approach. Teams need to speed up the tempo.
  • 53' - Spectators are craving for more action. Both teams play very cautiously. They need to put some more energy.
  • 57' - Another change for Sport Lisboa e Benfica made on 57 minute. Haris Seferović leaves to be changed by Darwin Núñez.
  • 58' - Another substitution for Sport Lisboa e Benfica to replace Pizzi by Éverton on 58 minute.
  • 61' - Sport Lisboa e Benfica is taking the lead after the goal scored by Rafa Silva on 61.
  • 63' - Arsenal FC manager makes another effort to make the tables turned. Thomas Partey is hanging Emile Smith Rowe on the field on 63 minute.
  • 67' - What a strike from Kieran Tierney! The score is 2-2.
  • 72' - Spectators do not have much to choose from both teams. The sides had several scoring chances but they still need a bit more than just a sight of a goal.
  • 77' - Another substitution for Arsenal FC to replace Héctor Bellerín by Alexandre Lacazette on 77 minute.
  • 78' - It is a substitution in Arsenal FC team. Héctor Bellerín is replaced by Alexandre Lacazette on 78 minute.
  • 83' - Lucas Verissimo needs to be pretty careful with his discipline considering 0 Yellow cards this season.
  • 85' - Another change for Sport Lisboa e Benfica made on 85 minute. Alejandro Grimaldo leaves to be changed by Nuno Tavares.
  • 87' - Sensational shot from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Arsenal FC is back in the lead.
  • 90' - Mohamed El Neny is replacing Martin Ødegaard for the Arsenal FC side.
  • With this win, Arsenal FC is likely to improve its situation in the overall team standings.

Today 2021-02-25 Arsenal FC vs Sport Lisboa e Benfica are fighting Europe league on Stadio Georgios Karaiskaki.

Arsenal FC had 6 games and get got 16 points in Season (2018/19)

Sport Lisboa e Benfica had 6 games and get got 12 points in Season (2018/19)

Todays referees are: Bjorn Kuipers, Sander van Roekel, Erwin Zeinstra, Pol van Boekel, Danny Makkelie, Rob Dieperink