Goal! Jonas (Benfica) shows perfect technique and produces a first-time effort from just outside the box that goes into the bottom right corner. It's 1:0.
Jonas (Benfica) receives a yellow card from the referee for a foul that he committed a little earlier.
Damian Kadzior (Din. Zagreb) races towards goal but the defender gets back well to make a challenge.
The resulting corner from Pizzi (Benfica) comes to nothing.
The referee stops play so that a substitution can be made and Jota trots off the pitch and is replaced by Joao Felix (Benfica).
Pizzi (Benfica) is offside and the linesman raises his flag.
Benfica take the corner, but their hopes of scoring a goal end with a nice clearance by the defence.
Andre Almeida (Benfica) looks to break free, but an opposing player clears the ball away. The referee points to the corner flag and Benfica will take a corner.
A neat pass is well received by Alex Grimaldo (Benfica), who is lurking on the edge of the box and strikes the ball on goal. The goalkeeper makes a decent save to block his shot.
Bruno Petkovic (Din. Zagreb) latches on to a precise defence-splitting pass and fires a nice strike from a promising distance towards the bottom left corner. Odisseas Vlachodimos has a clear sight of it makes a comfortable save.
Pizzi (Benfica) steps up to take the corner, but the ball just sails in among the defenders.
Half-time substitution. Andrija Zivkovic will not participate anymore and Jonas (Benfica) is coming on.
The teams are back out for the second half and here is a change on the pitch. Bruno Lage gives a chance to Alex Grimaldo (Benfica) and Yuri Ribeiro is off.
The game restarts for the second half.
The referee blows his whistle to end the first half and the players are now heading to their respective dressing rooms.
Andrija Zivkovic (Benfica) attempts to find one of his teammates with a cross from the resultant free kick, but he fails to hit the ball properly and sends it off the pitch.
Benfica are awarded the free kick. Damian Kadzior (Din. Zagreb) was too forceful with his tackle and Deniz Aytekin interrupted the game to signal a free kick.
3 min. of stoppage-time to be played.
Rafa Silva (Benfica) challenges for the lofted pass into the centre of the box, but has to stretch too much and sends his header narrowly wide of the left post.
The referee shows the yellow card to Bruno Petkovic (Din. Zagreb).
A sweet pass finds Rafa Silva (Benfica) on the edge of the box, and he drills the ball towards the bottom right corner. Dominik Livakovic is almost caught out but pulls off a brilliant save at the last second.
Pizzi (Benfica) swept past a couple of defenders inside the box and tried to score low in the middle of the goal, but great anticipation by Dominik Livakovic allowed him to make a comfortable save.
Rafa Silva (Benfica) plays a one-two with Pizzi, but the move breaks down.
Pizzi (Benfica) sends the ball into the penalty area from a free kick a few yards outside the box. The cross is good, but the goalkeeper shows himself in a good light as he leaps high to intercept the ball.
Deniz Aytekin has a clear sight and sees a foul from Damian Kadzior (Din. Zagreb). Benfica win a free kick.
Damian Kadzior (Din. Zagreb) is adjudged offside.
D. Zagreb have a chance to score from a corner kick, but the ball is cleared by a defender.
Corner kick. D. Zagreb will have an opportunity. Mislav Orsic (Din. Zagreb) serves up a nice cross, but the defence clears the danger.
Deniz Aytekin blows for a foul after Rafa Silva (Benfica) was too aggressive in the battle for the ball.
That's unlucky! Andrija Zivkovic (Benfica) side steps a tackle after receiving a pass, advances then hits a booming shot from mid-range which only rises at the last second to fly just over the bar.
A player from D. Zagreb commits a rough challenge. Deniz Aytekin blows for a foul and keeps the game under control.
Andrija Zivkovic (Benfica) tries to find Jota, but he puts too much power on the through ball.
D. Zagreb are ruled offside.
Nikola Moro (Din. Zagreb) is booked after bringing down an opponent. Deniz Aytekin had an easy-decision to make.
Benfica seem to be finding their feet as they enjoy some possession. Great movement by the offensive players allows the defenders to set up the attack.
Ferro (Benfica) receives the ball and has a go from distance, but he shouldn't have bothered as it sails high over the bar.
Jota (Benfica) escapes without any punishment from the referee after using excessive force to foul his opponent.
Pizzi (Benfica) sends the ball into the box from the side of the pitch, but his cross is blocked.
Another attempt to send the ball beyond the defence by Dani Olmo (Din. Zagreb) is thwarted and cleared to safety.
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D. Zagreb will kick the game off.
Deniz Aytekin will referee today's match.
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