UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE
St James' Park, England
Referee: Ivan Bebek  Attendance: 52157
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Newcastle United


43%
57%
Benfica

Newcastle United
Lineup  

POS  No  Name 
G 
1  Tim Krul 
D 
5  Danny Simpson 
D 
6  Michael Williamson 
D 
13  Mapou YangaMbiwa 
D 
35  Massadio Haidara 
M  22  Sylvain Marveaux 
M 
4  Yohan Cabaye 
M 
7  Moussa Sissoko 
M 
8  Vurnon Anita 
M  10  Hatem Ben Arfa 
M 
18  Jonás Gutiérrez 
M 
20  Gael Bigirimana 
F  23  Shola Ameobi 
F 
9  Papiss Demba Cisse 
Substitutes  
POS  No  Name 
G  21  Robert Elliot 
D  14  James Perch 
M  10  Hatem Ben Arfa 
M  15  Dan Gosling 
M  22  Sylvain Marveaux 
F  23  Shola Ameobi 
F  49  Adam Campbell 
Benfica
Lineup  

POS  No  Name 
G 
1  Artur 
D 
4  Luisão 
D 
24  Ezequiel Garay 
D 
25  Lorenzo Melgarejo 
M 
15  Ola John 
F  19  Rodrigo 
M 
20  Nicolas Gaitán 
M 
21  Nemanja Matic 
M 
34  André Almeida 
M 
35  Enzo Pérez 
F 
11  Lima 
F  7  Óscar Cardozo 
F 
18  Eduardo Salvio 
D  33  Jardel 
Substitutes  
POS  No  Name 
G  13  Paulo Lopes 
D  14  Maxi Pereira 
D  33  Jardel 
M  10  Pablo Aimar 
M  89  André Gomes 
F  7  Óscar Cardozo 
F  19  Rodrigo 
Match Stats
 Newcastle United
 Benfica
9(5)  Shots (on goal)  11(5) 
15  Fouls  8 
4  Corner kicks  4 
7  Offsides  0 
43%  Time of Possession  57% 
4  Yellow Cards  3 
0  Red Cards  0 
7  Saves  5 
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End of the game
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The referee has signaled the end of the second half
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Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Attacking)
90'
Artur takes a long goal kick
90'
Benfica makes a sub: Jardel enters for Eduardo Salvio. Reason: Injury
90'
That last goal was assisted by Rodrigo (Cross from Left Wing)
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Goal!! Eduardo Salvio hits a very good left footed shot low through the middle from the right penalty area (aprox. 6 yards) and scores!! The game is now tied at 1
90'
Eduardo Salvio hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: goal
90'
Artur makes a very good save (Catch)
90'
Yohan Cabaye drills a right footed shot that gets deflected. Outcome: save
90'
Yohan Cabaye takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: shot
90'
Andre Almeida commits a foul on Sylvain Marveaux resulting on a free kick for Newcastle United
90'
Throwin: Jonás Gutiérrez takes it (Defending)
90'
Artur takes a long goal kick
89'
Hatem Ben Arfa drills a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar
89'
Tim Krul makes an outstanding save (Parry)
89'
Nicolas Gaitán drills a good left footed shot. Outcome: save
89'
Enzo Perez takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: open play
88'
Artur takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
88'
Offside called on Shola Ameobi
87'
Danny Simpson crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
87'
Throwin: Jonás Gutiérrez takes it (Attacking)
87'
Luisão clears the ball from danger.
87'
Papiss Demba Cisse crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
86'
Tim Krul takes a short goal kick
86'
Enzo Perez drills a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar
86'
Tim Krul makes an outstanding save (Parry)
86'
Nicolas Gaitán hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save
85'
Throwin: Andre Almeida takes it (Attacking)
85'
Throwin: Jonás Gutiérrez takes it (Defending)
83'
Nicolas Gaitán takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
83'
Michael Williamson is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour
83'
Michael Williamson commits a foul on Óscar Cardozo resulting on a free kick for Benfica
83'
Tim Krul takes a short goal kick
82'
Ezequiel Garay drills a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
82'
Óscar Cardozo takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: pass
81'
Mapou YangaMbiwa is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour
81'
Mapou YangaMbiwa commits a foul on Óscar Cardozo resulting on a free kick for Benfica
80'
Artur takes a long goal kick
80'
Yohan Cabaye drills a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
80'
Artur makes a good save (Catch)
80'
Hatem Ben Arfa crosses the ball. Outcome: save
79'
Throwin: Jonás Gutiérrez takes it (Defending)
79'
Nicolas Gaitán clears the ball from danger.
79'
Moussa Sissoko crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
78'
Artur makes a good save (Catch)
78'
Shola Ameobi hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: save
77'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Defending)
77'
Artur takes a long goal kick
76'
Benfica makes a sub: Rodrigo enters for Ola John. Reason: Tactical
75'
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75'
Ola John blocks the shot
75'
Hatem Ben Arfa drills a good left footed shot. Outcome: blocked
75'
Throwin: Hatem Ben Arfa takes it (Attacking)
74'
Throwin: Danny Simpson takes it (Attacking)
74'
Lorenzo Melgarejo clears the ball from danger.
74'
Sylvain Marveaux takes the corner kick from the left byline with his left foot and hits an outswinger to the far post, resulting in: clearance
73'
Yohan Cabaye takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: pass
73'
Enzo Perez commits a foul on Mapou YangaMbiwa resulting on a free kick for Newcastle United
72'
Benfica makes a sub: Óscar Cardozo enters for Lima. Reason: Tactical
71'
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71'
Goal!! Papiss Demba Cisse hits a very good header low through the middle from the left penalty area (aprox. 6 yards) and scores!! Newcastle United now leads 1  0
71'
Papiss Demba Cisse hits a good header. Outcome: goal
71'
That last goal was assisted by Shola Ameobi (Cross from Right 6 Yard)
70'
Artur takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
70'
Yohan Cabaye is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour
69'
Yohan Cabaye commits a foul on Andre Almeida resulting on a free kick for Benfica
69'
Nemanja Matic clears the ball from danger.
69'
Jonás Gutiérrez crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
68'
Throwin: Danny Simpson takes it (Defending)
68'
Artur takes a long goal kick
68'
Papiss Demba Cisse hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
68'
Sylvain Marveaux crosses the ball. Outcome: shot
67'
Artur takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
67'
Newcastle United makes a sub: Sylvain Marveaux enters for Massadio Haidara. Reason: Tactical
67'
Papiss Demba Cisse is awarded a yellow card. Reason: dissent
67'
Offside called on Papiss Demba Cisse
66'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Defending)
65'
Hatem Ben Arfa takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: open play
65'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Defending)
64'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Defending)
64'
Throwin: Hatem Ben Arfa takes it (Attacking)
63'
Throwin: Danny Simpson takes it (Defending)
63'
Tim Krul takes a long goal kick
63'
Newcastle United makes a sub: Hatem Ben Arfa enters for Vurnon Anita. Reason: Tactical
63'
Nicolas Gaitán hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
62'
Artur takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
62'
Offside called on Papiss Demba Cisse
61'
Ezequiel Garay clears the ball from danger.
61'
Yohan Cabaye takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: clearance
61'
Throwin: Danny Simpson takes it (Attacking)
61'
Lima clears the ball from danger.
61'
Moussa Sissoko crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
60'
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60'
Throwin: Danny Simpson takes it (Defending)
60'
Nemanja Matic takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: pass
60'
Massadio Haidara commits a foul on Lima resulting on a free kick for Benfica
60'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Attacking)
59'
Throwin: Nicolas Gaitán takes it (Attacking)
59'
Ola John clears the ball from danger.
59'
Papiss Demba Cisse crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
58'
Tim Krul makes a good save (Catch)
58'
Nicolas Gaitán takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: save
57'
Artur takes a long goal kick
57'
Yohan Cabaye curls a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left
57'
Yohan Cabaye takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: shot
55'
Lima commits a foul on Michael Williamson resulting on a free kick for Newcastle United
55'
Yohan Cabaye takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: open play
55'
Ezequiel Garay commits a foul on Papiss Demba Cisse resulting on a free kick for Newcastle United
55'
Tim Krul takes a short goal kick
55'
Lima hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar
54'
Artur takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
54'
Danny Simpson commits a foul on Lorenzo Melgarejo resulting on a free kick for Benfica
53'
Tim Krul takes a long goal kick
53'
Ola John drills a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
52'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Attacking)
52'
Nicolas Gaitán takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left wing. Outcome: pass
52'
Shola Ameobi commits a foul on Nemanja Matic resulting on a free kick for Benfica
51'
Yohan Cabaye takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: open play
49'
Artur makes a good save (Catch)
49'
Yohan Cabaye crosses the ball. Outcome: save
49'
Yohan Cabaye takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross
49'
Andre Almeida is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour
49'
Handball called on Andre Almeida
47'
Tim Krul makes a good save (Catch)
47'
Ola John crosses the ball. Outcome: save
47'
Ola John takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross
46'
Yohan Cabaye commits a foul on Nicolas Gaitán resulting on a free kick for Benfica
46'
Throwin: Danny Simpson takes it (Defending)
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45'
The second half is under way
45'
Newcastle United makes a sub: Shola Ameobi enters for Gael Bigirimana. Reason: Tactical
45'
The referee has signaled the end of the first half
45'
Tim Krul takes a long goal kick
45'
Jonás Gutiérrez takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass
45'
Handball called on Eduardo Salvio
45'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Attacking)
45'
Danny Simpson clears the ball from danger.
45'
Eduardo Salvio crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
45'
Artur takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
45'
Offside called on Papiss Demba Cisse
45'
Gael Bigirimana crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
45'
Ezequiel Garay clears the ball from danger.
45'
Yohan Cabaye crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
45'
Yohan Cabaye takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross
44'
Eduardo Salvio commits a foul on Jonás Gutiérrez resulting on a free kick for Newcastle United
44'
Artur takes a long goal kick
43'
Throwin: Danny Simpson takes it (Attacking)
43'
Eduardo Salvio clears the ball from danger.
43'
Massadio Haidara crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
43'
Nemanja Matic blocks the shot
43'
Yohan Cabaye drills a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked
43'
Luisão clears the ball from danger.
43'
Massadio Haidara crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
42'
Artur makes a good save (Catch)
42'
Gael Bigirimana curls a good left footed shot. Outcome: save
41'
Throwin: Andre Almeida takes it (Attacking)
41'
Ezequiel Garay takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: open play
41'
Jonás Gutiérrez commits a foul on Nicolas Gaitán resulting on a free kick for Benfica
39'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Attacking)
39'
Artur takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
39'
Offside called on Gael Bigirimana
39'
Throwin: Danny Simpson takes it (Attacking)
39'
Ezequiel Garay clears the ball from danger.
39'
Gael Bigirimana crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
38'
Tim Krul makes a very good save (Catch)
38'
Enzo Perez hits(volley) a good right footed shot. Outcome: save
38'
Jonás Gutiérrez clears the ball from danger.
37'
Nicolas Gaitán crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
37'
Nicolas Gaitán takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right wing. Outcome: cross
37'
Massadio Haidara commits a foul on Eduardo Salvio resulting on a free kick for Benfica
36'
Tim Krul takes a long goal kick
36'
Eduardo Salvio hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right
36'
Ola John crosses the ball. Outcome: shot
35'
Artur takes a short goal kick
34'
Yohan Cabaye crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play
34'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Defending)
33'
Ezequiel Garay takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
33'
Papiss Demba Cisse commits a foul on Ezequiel Garay resulting on a free kick for Benfica
32'
Artur takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
31'
Artur is awarded a yellow card. Reason: dissent
31'
Enzo Perez is awarded a yellow card. Reason: dissent
30'
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30'
Jonás Gutiérrez commits a foul on Lima resulting on a free kick for Benfica
30'
Ezequiel Garay clears the ball from danger.
30'
Massadio Haidara crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
29'
Artur takes a long goal kick
28'
Massadio Haidara clears the ball from danger.
28'
Nicolas Gaitán drills a good left footed shot. Outcome: clearance
27'
Tim Krul takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
27'
Luisão commits a foul on Papiss Demba Cisse resulting on a free kick for Newcastle United
27'
Throwin: Andre Almeida takes it (Attacking)
27'
Throwin: Massadio Haidara takes it (Defending)
26'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Attacking)
26'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Attacking)
26'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Attacking)
26'
Artur takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
25'
Offside called on Papiss Demba Cisse
25'
Tim Krul takes a long goal kick
24'
Nicolas Gaitán crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
24'
Enzo Perez takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: pass
24'
Papiss Demba Cisse commits a foul on Ezequiel Garay resulting on a free kick for Benfica
24'
Tim Krul takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
23'
Luisão commits a foul on Michael Williamson resulting on a free kick for Newcastle United
23'
Ola John crosses the ball. Outcome: foul
23'
Ola John takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross
22'
Gael Bigirimana commits a foul on Enzo Perez resulting on a free kick for Benfica
20'
Artur takes a long goal kick
18'
Throwin: Massadio Haidara takes it (Defending)
18'
Throwin: Massadio Haidara takes it (Attacking)
18'
Throwin: Papiss Demba Cisse takes it (Attacking)
16'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Defending)
16'
Throwin: Danny Simpson takes it (Attacking)
15'
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15'
Tim Krul takes a long goal kick
15'
Moussa Sissoko clears the ball from danger.
15'
Nicolas Gaitán takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the far post, resulting in: clearance
14'
Vurnon Anita blocks the cross
14'
Nicolas Gaitán crosses the ball. Outcome: blocked
14'
Throwin: Andre Almeida takes it (Attacking)
14'
Artur takes a long goal kick
13'
Throwin: Andre Almeida takes it (Defending)
12'
Throwin: Danny Simpson takes it (Attacking)
12'
Throwin: Danny Simpson takes it (Attacking)
11'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Attacking)
11'
Yohan Cabaye takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: open play
11'
Andre Almeida commits a foul on Jonás Gutiérrez resulting on a free kick for Newcastle United
10'
Throwin: Lorenzo Melgarejo takes it (Attacking)
9'
Lorenzo Melgarejo takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
8'
Papiss Demba Cisse commits a foul on Ezequiel Garay resulting on a free kick for Benfica
8'
Artur takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play
8'
Offside called on Papiss Demba Cisse
7'
Gael Bigirimana crosses the ball. Outcome: open play
7'
Tim Krul takes a short goal kick
6'
Throwin: Andre Almeida takes it (Attacking)
5'
Vurnon Anita clears the ball from danger.
5'
Nicolas Gaitán takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the near post, resulting in: clearance
5'
Tim Krul makes an outstanding save (Parry)
5'
Lorenzo Melgarejo crosses the ball. Outcome: save
4'
Yohan Cabaye clears the ball from danger.
4'
Eduardo Salvio crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance
4'
Eduardo Salvio takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: cross
4'
Massadio Haidara commits a foul on Eduardo Salvio resulting on a free kick for Benfica
3'
Tim Krul makes a very good save (Block)
3'
Lima hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save
3'
Andre Almeida crosses the ball. Outcome: shot
2'
Throwin: Massadio Haidara takes it (Attacking)
1'
Throwin: Andre Almeida takes it (Attacking)
Game on!